Transportation sector stocks

XTN stock price: $66.50 -1.04% At close on Feb 21st, 2020

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

Transportation companies

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: -4.30 %
  • Avg. Volume: 5.1 M

Bristow Group Inc (BRS)

Bristow Group Inc. provides industrial aviation services to the offshore energy companies in Europe Caspian, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific.The company offers helicopter transportation services to transport personnel between onshore bases and offshore production platforms, drilling rigs, and other installations, as well as to transport time-sensitive equipment to these offshore locations. It also provides search and rescue services for oil and gas industry, and governmental agencies; and aircraft support services. The company was formerly known as Offshore Logistics Inc. and changed its name to Bristow Group Inc. in February 2006. Bristow Group Inc. was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

  • Industry: Transportation Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $46.89 M
  • 3M gains: -93.94 %
  • Avg. Volume: 13.3 M

Costamare Inc. (CMRE)

Costamare Inc. owns and charters containerships to liner companies worldwide. As of March 10, 2017, it had a fleet of 69 containerships with a total capacity of approximately 456,000 twenty foot equivalent unit (TEU), including 64 vessels in the water, aggregating approximately 415,000 TEU; and 5 newbuild vessels aggregating approximately 41,000 TEU.The company was founded in 1974 and is based in Monaco.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Greece
  • Market cap: $566.06 M
  • 3M gains: -10.71 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.4 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: -21.73 %
  • Avg. Volume: 15.5 M

Euronav NV (EURN)

Euronav NV, together with its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and manages a fleet of vessels for the ocean transportation and storage of crude oil and petroleum products worldwide.The company operates through two segments, Tankers; and Floating Production, Storage, and Offloading Operations. As of August 23, 2017, it owned and operated a fleet of 56 double hulled vessels, including 30 very large crude carriers, 1 V-Plus vessel, 19 Suezmax vessels, and 2 floating, storage, and offloading vessels, as well as 4 Suezmax vessels under construction. The company was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Antwerp, Belgium.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Belgium
  • Market cap: $1.75 bn
  • 3M gains: -12.96 %
  • Avg. Volume: 9.1 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: -25.96 %
  • Avg. Volume: 7.1 M

Dorian LPG Ltd. (LPG)

Dorian LPG Ltd. operates as a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) shipping company worldwide. The company engages in the transportation of LPG.It primarily serves energy companies and commodity traders through its fleet of 22 very large gas carriers with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 1.8 million cubic meters. Dorian LPG Ltd. was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $336.02 M
  • 3M gains: -14.78 %
  • Avg. Volume: 3.5 M

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG)

Scorpio Tankers Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the seaborne transportation of refined petroleum products worldwide.As of March 15, 2017, it owned 78 tankers comprising 22 LR2 tankers, 14 Handymax tankers, and 42 MR tankers with an average age of approximately 2.3 years; and 19 time chartered-in tankers, including 9 Handymax, 8 MR, 1 LR1, and 1 LR2 tankers. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Monaco.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Monaco
  • Market cap: $1 bn
  • 3M gains: -41.56 %
  • Avg. Volume: 6.1 M

YRC Worldwide, Inc. (YRCW)

YRC Worldwide Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various transportation services primarily in North America. Its YRC Freight segment offers various services to transport industrial, commercial, and retail goods; and provides specialized services, including guaranteed expedited services, time-specific deliveries, cross-border services, coast-to-coast air delivery, product returns, temperature-sensitive shipment protection, and government material shipments.It serves manufacturing, wholesale, retail, and government customers. As of December 31, 2017, this segment had a fleet of approximately 7,600 tractors comprising 5,900 owned and 1,700 leased; and 30,900 trailers consisting of 23,800 owned and 7,100 leased. The company's Regional Transportation segment provides regional delivery services, which include next-day local area delivery and second-day services, consolidation\u002Fdistribution services, protect-from-freezing and hazardous materials handling, truck loading, and other specialized offerings; guaranteed and expedited delivery services consisting of day-definite, hour-definite, and time definite capabilities; interregional delivery services; and cross-border delivery services, as well as operates hollandregional.com, newpenn.com, and reddawayregional.com, which are e-commerce Websites offering online resources to manage transportation activities. This segment had a fleet of approximately 6,500 tractors, including 4,700 owned and 1,800 leased; and 13,700 trailers comprising 10,500 owned and 3,200 leased. The company was formerly known as Yellow Roadway Corporation and changed its name to YRC Worldwide Inc. in January 2006. YRC Worldwide Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas.

  • Industry: Trucking Freight/Courier Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $244.38 M
  • 3M gains: -30.58 %
  • Avg. Volume: 6.3 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: -6.95 %
  • Avg. Volume: 3.5 M

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (HA)

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary, engages in the scheduled air transportation of passengers and cargo. The company offers daily services on North America routes between the State of Hawai'i and Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, and San Jose, California; Las Vegas, Nevada; Phoenix, Arizona; Portland, Oregon; and Seattle, Washington.It also provides daily service on Neighbor Island routes among the six islands of the State of Hawai'I; and international routes between the State of Hawai'i and Sydney, Australia, as well as Tokyo and Osaka, Japan. In addition, the company offers scheduled service between the State of Hawai'i and New York City, New York; Pago Pago, American Samoa; Papeete, Tahiti; Brisbane, Australia; Auckland, New Zealand; Sapporo, Japan; Seoul, South Korea; and Beijing, China, as well as various ad hoc charters. Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. distributes its tickets through various distribution channels, including its Website hawaiianairlines.com primarily for North America and Neighbor Island routes, as well as through travel agencies and wholesale distributors for its international routes. As of December 31, 2017, the company's fleet consisted of 20 Boeing 717-200 aircraft for the Neighbor Island routes; 8 Boeing 767-300 aircraft; 24 Airbus A330-200 aircraft; and 2 Airbus A321-200 for the North America, international, and charter routes, as well as owns 3 ATR42 aircraft. Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1929 and is headquartered in Honolulu, the State of Hawai'i.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $1.55 bn
  • 3M gains: -11.95 %
  • Avg. Volume: 2.5 M

LATAM Airlines Group S.A. (LTM)

Latam Airlines Group S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides passenger and cargo air transportation services in South America, North\u002FCentral America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania.The company operates through two segments, Air Transportation; and Coalition and Loyalty Program Multiplus. It provides passenger transport services to approximately 150 destinations in 22 countries and cargo services to approximately 169 destinations in 27 countries with a fleet of 310 aircraft. The company was formerly known as LAN Airlines S.A. and changed its name to Latam Airlines Group S.A. in June 2012. Latam Airlines Group S.A. was founded in 1929 and is based in Santiago, Chile.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $7.02 bn
  • 3M gains: -19.91 %
  • Avg. Volume: 4.2 M

PHI, Inc. (PHIIK)

PHI, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation services to, from, and among offshore facilities for customers in the oil and gas exploration, development, and production industry in the United States and internationally.It operates through three business segments: Oil and Gas, Air Medical, and Technical Services. The Oil and Gas segment provides helicopter services primarily for the integrated and independent oil and gas exploration and production companies, and other offshore oil service companies for routine transportation of personnel and equipment, transportation of personnel during medical and safety emergencies, and evacuation of personnel during the threat of hurricanes and other adverse weather conditions. The Air Medical segment provides air medical transportation services for hospitals and emergency service agencies in 18 states. The Technical Services segment provides helicopter repair and overhaul services for flight operations customers, as well as operates aircraft for the National Science Foundation in Antarctica. It also provides software as a service to certain of its oil and gas customers for passenger check-in and compliance verification. As of December 31, 2016, the company owned or operated 241 aircraft, including 131 dedicated to Oil and Gas operations, 104 dedicated to Air Medical operations, and 6 dedicated to Technical Services operations. PHI, Inc. was founded in 1949 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.

  • Industry: Transportation Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $49.04 M
  • 3M gains: -67.18 %
  • Avg. Volume: 3.0 M

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (SALT)

Scorpio Bulkers Inc., a shipping company, owns and operates dry bulk carriers. Its vessels transport a range of bulk commodities, including ores, coal, grains, and fertilizers along worldwide shipping routes.As of February 28, 2017, the company owned 47 vessels comprising 19 Kamsarmax vessels and 28 Ultramax vessels. Scorpio Bulkers Inc. was founded in 2013 and is based in Monaco, Monaco.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Monaco
  • Market cap: $320.47 M
  • 3M gains: -41.46 %
  • Avg. Volume: 2.2 M

Spirit Airlines, Inc. (SAVE)

Spirit Airlines, Inc. provides low-fare airline services. The company operates approximately 450 daily flights to 60 destinations in the United States, the Caribbean, and Latin America.As of December 31, 2017, the company had a fleet of 112 Airbus single-aisle aircraft comprising 31 A319s, 51 A320ceos, 5 A320neos, and 25 A321ceos. It offers tickets through its call centers and airport ticket counters, as well as online through spirit.com; and through various third parties, including online, traditional travel agents, and electronic global distribution systems. The company was formerly known as Clippert Trucking Company and changed its name to Spirit Airlines, Inc. in 1992. Spirit Airlines, Inc. was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Miramar, Florida.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $4.19 bn
  • 3M gains: +6.84 %
  • Avg. Volume: 5.4 M

Seaspan Corporation (SSW)

Seaspan Corporation operates as an independent charter owner and manager of containerships in Hong Kong. The company charters its containerships under long-term, fixed-rate time charters to various container liner companies.As of May 26, 2017, it operated a fleet of 89 containerships. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Central, Hong Kong.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Market cap: $1.95 bn
  • 3M gains: 0 %
  • Avg. Volume: 3.3 M

Teekay Corporation (TK)

Teekay Corporation provides crude oil and gas marine transportation; offshore oil production; and storage and offloading services in Bermuda and internationally.It operates shuttle tankers, floating storage and offloading (FSO) units, HiLoad dynamic positioning units, and long-distance towing and offshore installation vessels, as well as offers offshore accommodation, storage, and support for maintenance and modification projects. The company also operates floating production, storage, and offloading (FPSO) units, as well as other vessels used to service its FPSO contracts; liquefied natural gas (LNG) and liquefied petroleum gas carriers; and conventional crude oil and product tankers. As of December 31, 2016, its fleet consisted of 214 vessels. The company serves energy and utility companies, oil traders, large oil and LNG consumers, petroleum product producers, government agencies, and various other entities that depend upon marine transportation. Teekay Corporation was founded in 1973 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

  • Industry: Marine Transportation
  • Country: Bermuda
  • Market cap: $381.65 M
  • 3M gains: -33.33 %
  • Avg. Volume: 2.8 M

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW)

  • Industry: Transportation Services
  • Country:
  • Market cap: $1.39 bn
  • 3M gains: +26.99 %
  • Avg. Volume: 1.7 M

Air T, Inc. (AIRT)

Air T, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides overnight air cargo, ground equipment sale, and ground support services in the United States and internationally.The company's Overnight Air Cargo segment offers air express delivery services. As of March 31, 2017, this segment had 80 aircrafts under the dry-lease agreements with FedEx. Its Ground Equipment Sales segment manufactures, sells, and services aircraft deicers, scissor-type lifts, military and civilian decontamination units, flight-line tow tractors, glycol recovery vehicles, and other specialized equipment. This segment offers its products to passenger and cargo airlines, ground handling companies, the United States Air Force, airports, and industrial customers. The company's Ground Support Services segment provides aircraft ground support equipment, fleet, and facility maintenance services to airlines and aviation service providers. Its Leasing segment provides funding for equipment leasing transactions for the leasing of equipment manufactured by the company and third parties. The company's Printing Equipment and Maintenance segment designs, manufactures, and sells digital print production equipment, spare parts, supplies, and consumable items, as well as provides maintenance contracts. Its Commercial Jet Engines and Parts segment supplies commercial jet engines and components for airlines and original equipment manufacturers, as well as for maintenance, repair, and overhaul service providers. This segment also offers commercial aircraft storage, storage maintenance, and aircraft disassembly\u002Fpart-out services; commercial aircraft parts, exchanges, procurement services, consignment programs, and overhaul and repair services; and aircraft instrumentation, avionics, and a range of accessories for civilian, military transport, regional\u002Fcommuter and business\u002Fcommercial jet, and turboprop aircraft. Air T, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Denver, North Carolina.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $59.16 M
  • 3M gains: +3.49 %
  • Avg. Volume: 0.0 M

Allegiant Travel Company (ALGT)

Allegiant Travel Company, a leisure travel company, focuses on the provision of travel services and products to residents of under-served cities in the United States.The company offers scheduled air transportation on limited frequency nonstop flights between under-served cities and leisure destinations. As of February 1, 2017, it operated a fleet of 47 MD-80 aircraft, 34 Airbus A320 series aircraft, and 4 Boeing 757-200 aircraft provided services on 377 routes to 119 cities. The company also provides air-related services and products in conjunction with air transportation, including use of its call center for purchases, baggage fees, advance seat assignments, travel protection products, convenience fee, change fees, priority boarding, food and beverage purchases on board, and other air-related services. In addition, it offers third party travel products, such as hotel rooms, ground transportation, and attractions; and air transportation services through fixed fee agreements and charter service on a year-round and ad-hoc basis. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • Industry: Air Freight/Delivery Services
  • Country: USA
  • Market cap: $2.26 bn
  • 3M gains: -3.76 %
  • Avg. Volume: 0.7 M

Transportation sector performance

Transportation sector ETF ended this week at $66.50 and stepped up a slightly good 1.03%. For 3 weeks in a row, price soared and marked a profit of 5.34%.

Since late October 2019 when SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up, XTN price gained $4.61 per share (7.45%). Early October XTN price bounced up over the SMA of 40 weeks that acted as support stopping new slides.

Transportation sector ETF performance
3 months+4.23 %
6 months+17.82 %
1 year+6.38 %

Transportation sector industries

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

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Top performing stocks in the Transportation sector

Company3M gain6M gain
CSX+13.22 %+23.98 %
ZTO Express (Cayman)+19.19 %+26.51 %
Canadian National Railway+4.16 %+5.37 %
Delta Air Lines+3.86 %+4.46 %