Companies in the Transportation sector

XTN stock price: $61.64 -0.19% At close on Jul 15th, 2019

Transportation sector definition

The transportation sector is a category of companies that provide services moving people, goods, or the infrastructure to do so. Technically, transportation is an industry group under the industrials stock sector according to the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). The transportation industry group consists of several industries including air freight and logistics, airlines, marine, road and rail, and transportation infrastructure. These industries are further broken down into the sub-industries air freight and logistics, airlines, marine, railroads, trucking, airport services, highways and rail tracks, and marine ports and services.

Transportation sector is composed of 112 companies with a total market capitalization of $810.31 bn

Companies

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally.The company operates through two segments, Airline and Refinery. Its route network is centered on a system of hubs, international gateways, and airports in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, Seattle, and Tokyo-Narita. The company sells its tickets through various distribution channels, including delta.com and mobile applications\u002FWeb, telephone reservations, online travel agencies, traditional brick and mortar, and other agencies. It also provides aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services; staffing, aviation, and professional security and training services to third parties; and vacation packages to third-party consumers, as well as aircraft charters, and management and programs. As of February 9, 2018, the company operated a fleet of approximately 800 aircraft. Delta Air Lines, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $34.61 bn
  • 3M gains: +6.68 %
  • Avg. Volume: 21.9 M

CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based transportation services in the United States and Canada.The company offers rail services, as well as transports intermodal containers and trailers. It transports agricultural and food products, fertilizers, chemicals, automotive, metals and equipment, minerals, and forest products; and coal, coke, and iron ore to electricity-generating power plants, steel manufacturers, and industrial plants. The company also exports coal to deep-water port facilities. In addition, it offers intermodal transportation services through a network of approximately 40 terminals transporting manufactured consumer goods in containers in the eastern United States; drayage services, including the pickup and delivery of intermodal shipments; and trucking dispatch services. Further, the company serves the automotive industry with distribution centers and storage locations, as well as connects non-rail served customers through transferring products from rail to trucks, which includes plastics and ethanol. Additionally, it acquires, develops, sells, leases, and manages real estate properties. The company operates approximately 21,000 route mile rail network, which serves various population centers in 23 states east of the Mississippi River, the District of Columbia, and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec, as well as owns and leases approximately 4,000 locomotives. It also serves production and distribution facilities through track connections. CSX Corporation was founded in 1978 and is based in Jacksonville, Florida.

  • Industry: Railroads
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $58.42 bn
  • 3M gains: -0.27 %
  • Avg. Volume: 17.1 M

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, operates railroads in the United States.It offers transportation services for agricultural products, including grains, commodities produced from grains, and food and beverage products; automotive, such as finished vehicles and automotive parts; and chemicals comprising industrial chemicals, plastics, fertilizers, petroleum and liquid petroleum gases, crude oil, and soda ash. The company also transports coal, petroleum coke, and biomass; industrial products consisting of construction products, minerals, consumer goods, metals, lumber, paper, and other miscellaneous products; and import and export container traffic, and container and trailer traffic. As of December 31, 2017, its rail network included 32,122 route miles linking Pacific Coast and Gulf Coast ports with the Midwest and Eastern United States gateways. Union Pacific Corporation was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

  • Industry: Railroads
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $122.62 bn
  • 3M gains: -1.75 %
  • Avg. Volume: 13.9 M

Kansas City Southern (KSU)

Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiaries, provides domestic and international rail transportation services in North America.It serves a ten-state region in the midwest and southeast regions of the United States and has the shortest north\u002Fsouth rail route between Kansas City, Missouri, and ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. The company operates a commercial corridor of the Mexican railroad system and has its direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas. It provides rail access to the United States and Mexico border crossing at Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas; and controls and operates the southern half of the rail bridge at Laredo, Texas, as well as the northern half of this bridge. The company also provides rail access to the port of Lazaro Cardenas on the Pacific Ocean; and owns a 157-mile rail line extending from Laredo, Texas to the port city of Corpus Christi, Texas. Its rail network comprises approximately 6,700 route miles. The company serves the chemical and petroleum, industrial and consumer products, agriculture and minerals, energy, intermodal, and automotive markets. Kansas City Southern was founded in 1887 and is based in Kansas City, Missouri.

  • Industry: Railroads
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $10.59 bn
  • 3M gains: -2.45 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.4 M

Norfolk Souther Corporation (NSC)

Norfolk Southern Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods.It also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports, as well as coal, automotive, and industrial products; and provides commuter passenger services. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia in the United States. Norfolk Southern Corporation was founded in 1883 and is based in Norfolk, Virginia.

  • Industry: Railroads
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $48.6 bn
  • 3M gains: +3.21 %
  • Avg. Volume: 6.6 M

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

United Continental Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America.It transports people and cargo through its mainline and regional operations. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a fleet of 1,262 aircraft. It also sells fuel; and offers catering, ground handling, and maintenance services for third parties. The company was formerly known as UAL Corporation and changed its name to United Continental Holdings, Inc. in October 2010. United Continental Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1934 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $24.02 bn
  • 3M gains: +3.44 %
  • Avg. Volume: 10.9 M

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

United Parcel Service, Inc. provides letter and package delivery, specialized transportation, logistics, and financial services.It operates through three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain & Freight. The U.S. Domestic Package segment offers time-definite delivery of letters, documents, small packages, and palletized freight through air and ground services in the United States. The International Package segment provides guaranteed day and time-definite international shipping services in Europe, the Asia Pacific, Canada and Latin America, the Indian sub-continent, the Middle East, and Africa. This segment offers guaranteed time-definite express options, including Express Plus, Express, and Express Saver. The Supply Chain & Freight segment provides international air and ocean freight forwarding, customs and truckload freight brokerage, distribution and post-sales, and mail and consulting services in approximately 220 countries and territories; and less-than-truckload and truckload services to customers in North America. The company also offers shipping, visibility, and billing technologies; and insurance, financing, and payment services. It operates a fleet of approximately 119,000 package cars, vans, tractors, and motorcycles; and owns 45,000 containers that are used to transport cargo in its aircraft. United Parcel Service, Inc. was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

  • Industry: Trucking Freight/Courier Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $95.92 bn
  • 3M gains: -6.43 %
  • Avg. Volume: 13.9 M

American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL)

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country:
  • Market cap: $17.26 bn
  • 3M gains: -1.93 %
  • Avg. Volume: 26.3 M

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (EXPD)

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. provides logistics services in the Americas, North Asia, South Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India.The company offers airfreight services, such as air freight consolidation and forwarding; ocean freight and ocean services, such as 00ocean freight consolidation, direct ocean forwarding, and order management; customs brokerage, intra-continental ground transportation and delivery, and warehousing and distribution services; and customs clearance, purchase order management, vendor consolidation, time-definite transportation services, cargo insurance, cargo monitoring and tracking, and other logistics solutions. It acts as a freight consolidator or as an agent for the airline, which carries the shipment. The company also provides ancillary services that include preparation of shipping and customs documentation, packing, crating, insurance services, negotiation of letters of credit, and the preparation of documentation to comply with local export laws. Its customers include retailing and wholesaling, electronics, and industrial and manufacturing companies. Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

  • Industry: Oil Refining/Marketing
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $12.76 bn
  • 3M gains: -7.20 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.9 M

Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. (GWR)

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns and leases freight railroads. It operates through three segments: North American Operations, Australian Operations, and U..\u002FEuropean Operations. The company transports various commodities, including agricultural products, autos and auto parts, chemicals and plastics, coal and coke, food and kindred products, lumber and forest products, metallic ores, metals, minerals and stone, petroleum products, pulp and paper, waste, and other commodities. It owns or leases 122 freight railroads, including 105 short line railroads and 2 regional freight railroads located in the United States, 8 short line railroads located in Canada, 3 railroads located in Australia, 1 railroad located in the United Kingdom, 1 railroad in Poland and Germany, and 2 railroads in the Netherlands with a total of approximately 15,900 miles of track. The company also operates 6,200 additional miles of track that is owned or leased by others. In addition, it operates deep sea maritime containers and provides bulk haulage, including coal, aggregates, cement, and infrastructure services. Further, the company provides rail, coal loading, and railcar switching services for industrial customers. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Darien, Connecticut.

  • Industry: Railroads
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $4.84 bn
  • 3M gains: +26.04 %
  • Avg. Volume: 3.4 M

JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU)

JetBlue Airways Corporation, a passenger carrier company, provides air transportation services. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a fleet of 53 Airbus A321 aircraft, 130 Airbus A320 aircraft, and 60 Embraer E190 aircraft.It also served 101 destinations in 30 states in the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and 21 countries in the Caribbean and Latin America. JetBlue Airways Corporation was founded in 1998 and is based in Long Island City, New York.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $5.51 bn
  • 3M gains: +10.44 %
  • Avg. Volume: 19.0 M

Southwest Airlines Company (LUV)

Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets.As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a total of 706 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 100 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 10 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, Turks, and Chaos. It also sells frequent flyer points and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program, such as car rental agencies, hotels, restaurants, and retailers. In addition, the company offers a suite of digital platforms to support customers needs across the travel journey, including Southwest.com, mobile.southwest.com, an iOS app, an android app, an email subscription service, and push notifications; and Swabiz.com, a Website for business customers that offer businesses shared stored company credit cards, company activity reporting, and centralized traveler management services. Southwest Airlines Co. was founded in 1967 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $32.06 bn
  • 3M gains: +0.54 %
  • Avg. Volume: 15.2 M

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (ZTO)

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides express delivery and other value-added logistics services in China.It offers delivery services for e-commerce merchants, traditional merchants, and other express service users, as well as through business partners. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated a fleet of approximately 2,900 self-owned trucks. ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.

  • Industry: Trucking Freight/Courier Services
  • Country: China
  • Market cap: $15.1 bn
  • 3M gains: +1.33 %
  • Avg. Volume: 11.7 M

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

Alaska Air Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passengers and cargo air transportation services. It also focuses on providing ground and ramp handling services to airlines.The company operates through three segments: Mainline, Regional, and Horizon. It has a network of approximately 1,200 daily flights to 118 destinations across the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Costa Rica. The company was founded in 1932 and is based in Seattle, Washington.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $8.21 bn
  • 3M gains: +3.33 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.9 M

BEST Inc. (BSTI)

BEST Inc. operates as a smart supply chain service provider in the People's Republic of China. Its proprietary technology platform enables its ecosystem participants to operate their businesses through various SaaS-based applications.The company applies its technologies to a range of applications, such as network and route optimization, swap bodies, sorting line automation, smart warehouses, and store management. It offers integrated services and solutions across the supply chain, including warehouse management, order fulfillment, express delivery, freight, and other services for multinational and corporate customers, as well as small and medium enterprises. The company also provides express delivery services; and door-to-door integrated cross-border supply chain services to and from China, including international express, less-than-truckload, fulfillment, reverse logistics, and freight forwarding through its network, and transportation and warehouse partners. In addition, it operates real-time bidding platform to source truckload capacity from independent transportation service providers and agents; and offers online merchandise sourcing and store management services for convenience stores, as well as last-mile B2C services, such as parcel pick-up and drop-off, bill payment, and laundry services. Further, BEST Inc. provides various value-added services, including customized financial services, such as fleet and equipment finance leases; and centralized sourcing of products and services, such as bulk procurement of trucks and accessories. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Hangzhou, the People's Republic of China.

  • Industry: Trucking Freight/Courier Services
  • Country: China
  • Market cap: $2.31 bn
  • 3M gains: +37.53 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.6 M

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (CHRW)

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., a third party logistics company, provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies in various industries worldwide.The company operates through North American Surface Transportation, Global Forwarding, and Robinson Fresh segments. It offers transportation and logistics services, such as truckload comprising time-definite and expedited truck transportation services; less than truckload services; intermodal transportation, which is shipment service of freight in trailers or containers by a combination of truck and rail; and non-vessel ocean common carrier or freight forwarding services, as well as organizes air shipments and provides door-to-door services. The company also provides custom broker services; and other logistics services, including fee-based managed, warehousing, small parcel, and other services. It has contractual relationships with approximately 107,000 transportation companies, including motor carriers, railroads, air freight, and ocean carriers. In addition, the company is involved in buying, selling, and marketing fresh produce, including fresh fruits, vegetables, and other perishable items. It offers its fresh produce to grocery retailers, restaurants, produce wholesalers, and foodservice distributors through a network of independent produce growers and suppliers. C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

  • Industry: Oil Refining/Marketing
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $12.47 bn
  • 3M gains: -5.50 %
  • Avg. Volume: 6.1 M

DHT Holdings, Inc. (DHT)

DHT Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates crude oil tankers primarily in Oslo, Norway and Singapore.As of March 21, 2017, its fleet consisted of 21 crude oil tankers, including 19 very large crude carriers and 2 Aframax tankers. The company was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Bermuda
  • Market cap: $582.98 M
  • 3M gains: +21.07 %
  • Avg. Volume: 5.0 M

FedEx Corporation (FDX)

FedEx Corporation provides transportation, e-commerce, and business services worldwide. The company's FedEx Express segment provides various shipping services for the delivery of packages and freight; international trade services specializing in customs brokerage, and ocean and air freight forwarding services; assistance with the customs-trade partnership against terrorism program; and customs clearance services, as well as an information tool that allows customers to track and manage imports.This segment also publishes customs duty and tax information; and offers transportation management and temperature-controlled transportation services. Its TNT Express segment provides international express transportation, small-package ground delivery, and freight transportation services; and business-to-consumer services. The company's FedEx Ground segment provides business and residential money-back guaranteed ground package delivery services; and consolidates and delivers low-weight and less time-sensitive business-to-consumer packages, as well as offers integrated supply chain management solutions. Its FedEx Freight segment offers less-than-truckload freight and freight-shipping services. As of May 31, 2017, this segment operated approximately 66,000 vehicles and trailers from a network of approximately 370 service centers. The company's FedEx Services segment provides sale, marketing, information technology, communication, customer, technical support, billing and collection, and other back-office support services; FedEx Mobile, a suite of solutions to track packages, create shipping labels, view account-specific rate quotes, and access drop-off location information; copying and digital printing, professional finishing, document creation, direct mail, signs and graphics, computer rentals, and ground shipping and time-definite shipping services; and packing services, supplies, and boxes. FedEx Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $48.01 bn
  • 3M gains: -14.94 %
  • Avg. Volume: 9.8 M

Frontline Ltd. (FRO)

Frontline Ltd., a shipping company, engages in the seaborne transportation of crude oil and oil products worldwide. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated a fleet of 56 vessels, including VLCC, Suezmax, LR2\u002F Aframax, and MR tankers.It is also involved in the charter, purchase, and sale of vessels. The company is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Bermuda
  • Market cap: $966.28 M
  • 3M gains: +2.58 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.0 M

Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (GOL)

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. provides airline services in Brazil and internationally. It carries passengers to 53 destinations in Brazil, and 11 destinations in South America and the Caribbean on a fleet of 120 Boeing 737 aircraft.The company also offers cargo transportation and logistics services. In addition, it offers SMILES loyalty program in Latin America that allows clients to accumulate miles and redeem tickets for various locations worldwide. The company has a strategic partnership with Delta Air Lines, Inc. GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. was founded in 2001 and is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: Brazil
  • Market cap: $24.15 bn
  • 3M gains: +68.37 %
  • Avg. Volume: 5.4 M

Transportation sector performance

Shares of Transportation sector ETF closed this week at $61.64 and stayed stable a tight -0.19%.

Transportation sector ETF stock is trading in the range of its last top and last bottom. Loosing would mean breaking the current uptrend. Breakdowns under last bottom are selling point signals for some trading strategies. Far behind is the all-time high Transportation sector ETF recorded by mid September 2018 and since then the price is -10.11% below that top. Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up late June, XTN climbed $1.74 (2.90%). Late May, SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up triggering a rise of 5.49%.

Transportation sector ETF performance
3 months-2.97 %
6 months+3.63 %
1 year-4.40 %

Transportation sector industries

Industry
Aerospace
Air Freight/Delivery Services
Marine Transportation
Oil Refining/Marketing
Other Transportation
Railroads
Transportation Services
Trucking Freight/Courier Services

Top performing stocks in the Transportation sector

Company3M gain6M gain
Delta Air Lines+6.68 %+29.88 %
CSX-0.27 %+17.30 %
Union Pacific-1.75 %+10.19 %
KSU-2.45 %+10.72 %