TransForce Inc

Type: Company
Name: TransForce Inc
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

TransForce subsidiary appoints Polk, Spencer as VPs

Mr. Scott Arves reportsTRANSPORT AMERICA ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF TWO NEW LEADERSTransForce Inc.'s Transport America has added two new leaders: Kelly Polk, vice-president of team division, and Michael Spencer, VP of southeast regional division.Prior ... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Calendar: What investors need to know for the week ahead

A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead. Earnings include: Brookfield Canada Office; Canadian National Railway; PrairieSky Royalties; Boise Cascade; Chipotle Mexican ... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Globe says CIBC's Chiang still bullish on TransForce

The Globe and Mail reports in its Saturday, July 12, edition that CIBC World Markets analyst Kevin Chiang continues to rate TranForce ($24.47) "sector outperformer" with a $29 share target price. The Globe's Darcy Keith and Jody White write in the Eye ... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 3 reports

FP says RBC raises targets on Contrans, TransForce

The Financial Post reports in its Friday, July 11, edition that demand is starting to overtake supply in the Canadian trucking sector, says RBC Capital Markets analyst Walter Spracklin. The Post's Jonathan Ratner writes in the Trading Desk column that ... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

TransForce Concludes Acquisition of Transport America Inc.

TransForce Inc. today announced that a wholly-owned subsidiary of TransForce has completed the acquisition of the entire share capital of Transport America, Inc., an important provider of truckload carriage and logistics services.Transport America was ... [Published eyefortransport.com - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

TransForce to release Q2 results July 24

TransForce Inc. will issue its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, via news release on Thursday, July 24, 2014, after market closes.The company will also hold a conference call for analysts and portfolio managers with Alain Bedard, ... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 04 2014]
Entities: TransForce Inc
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 5 reports

TransForce acquires Transport America

TransForce, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary, has acquired the entire share capital of Transport America, Inc. from Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison, Inc., a US-based private equity firm. TransForce is a Canada-based trucking and transportation ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Bay Street Poised For Quiet Start

Canadian stocks are likely to stay a bit sluggish Friday morning, tracking somewhat subdued European markets.With the U.S. markets closed for Independence Day and no market moving economic data due for the day, investors will be looking for Canadian corporate ... [Published RTTNews.com - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Will This New U.S. Fee Affect Your Portfolio?

Truckers and logistics companies are in arms against actions taken by the U.S. Department of Agriculture that they say violate NAFTA. The USDA announced that it will be raising inspection fees on all trucks crossing the border in order to fund its Animal ... [Published Motley Fool - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

TransForce Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Analysts (TSE:TFI)

Shares of TransForce (TSE:TFI) have been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the fourteen brokerages that are presently covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation ... [Published American Banking News - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

TransForce Declares Quarterly Dividend

/CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of TransForce Inc. (TSX: TFI) (OTCQX: TFIFF), a North American leader in the transportation and logistics industry, declared a quarterly dividend of $0.145 per outstanding common share of its capital payable on July ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 4 reports

TransForce Buys US Trucking Firm for $310M

MONTREAL, QC— TransFroce has a $310-million US deal to buy Minnesota-based Transport America, Inc., a truckload carrier in the United States."This acquisition will immediately provide TransForce with a critical mass in the highly-fragmented TL sector ... [Published Todays Trucking - Jun 02 2014]

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...Kelly's educational background is in Business Management and Human Resource Management. "Kelly is a relationship oriented leader who has vast industry experience, a positive attitude and strong work ethic that fits our goal of attracting top talent to Transport America" said Scott Arves, President & CEO. Kelly will be based at Transport America's Birmingham facility
...Contrans has an edge as industry conditions improve since the truckload market typically leads the recovery in the overall trucking sector. "Furthermore, we consider Contrans to be best-in-class from an execution perspective."
According to TransForce, "This acquisition will immediately provide TransForce with a critical mass in the highly-fragmented TL sector in the US and the company stands to benefit from Transport America's extensive geographic footprint and longstanding relationships with blue chip customers."
"We are excited to conclude this important strategic acquisition which provides TransForce with a critical mass, extensive geographic footprint and longstanding relationships with blue chip customers. The well-respected Transport America brand will be maintained, acting as our growth platform in the highly-fragmented US truckload market. We welcome Scott Arves, president and CEO of Transport America, his management team and their dedicated staff to the TransForce family. Together, we will focus on setting best practices to maximize efficiencies and capture profitable growth opportunities, thus generating a solid return on investment to the benefit of our shareholders" said Alain Bédard, Chairman President and ChiefChief Executive Officer of TransForce

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TransForce subsidiary appoints Polk, Spencer as... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 21 2014]
Calendar: What investors need to know for the w... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 18 2014]
Globe says CIBC's Chiang still bullish on Trans... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 14 2014]
FP says RBC raises targets on Contrans, TransForce [Published Stockwatch - Jul 11 2014]
Inflection point seen for Canadian trucking sector [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jul 10 2014]
Inflection point seen for Canadian trucking sector [Published Financial Post | Business » Trading Desk - Jul 10 2014]
TransForce Concludes Acquisition of Transport A... [Published eyefortransport.com - Jul 08 2014]
Deals of the day: Ace buys in Brazil [Published Fortune - Jul 07 2014]
Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison sells Transport... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 07 2014]
TransForce to release Q2 results July 24 [Published Stockwatch - Jul 04 2014]
TransForce acquires Transport America [Published Individual.com - Jul 04 2014]
Bay Street Poised For Quiet Start [Published RTTNews.com - Jul 04 2014]
TransForce Inc. will Hold a Conference Call to ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 04 2014]
TransForce Concludes Acquisition of Transport A... [Published Noodls - Jul 04 2014]
Transport America formally withdraws IPO; acqui... [Published Nasdaq - Jul 03 2014]
TransForce Completes Acquisition Of Entire Shar... [Published RTTNews.com - Jul 03 2014]
Will This New U.S. Fee Affect Your Portfolio? [Published Motley Fool - Jun 30 2014]
TransForce Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by A... [Published American Banking News - Jun 27 2014]
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Transport America acquired by TransForce [Published Sun This Week - Jun 20 2014]
TSX listed corporate dividends and distribution... [Published Brandon Sun - Jun 16 2014]
3 Diverse Companies Delivering Consistent Income [Published Motley Fool - Jun 16 2014]
TransForce Declares Quarterly Dividend [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jun 16 2014]
TransForce Buys US Trucking Firm for $310M [Published Todays Trucking - Jun 02 2014]
TransForce to Buy Transport America [Published Transport Topics - Jun 02 2014]
TransForce trucking ahead with Transport America [Published BvDEP Zephyr Editorial News - Jun 02 2014]
TransForce enters into an agreement to acquire ... [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - Jun 02 2014]
TransForce enters into an agreement to acquire ... [Published Financial Services - Jun 02 2014]
Canada Cartage Wins Carrier of the Year Award f... [Published Todays Trucking - May 20 2014]
Severe Winter Hurts TransForce's Profits [Published Todays Trucking - Apr 28 2014]
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Inflection point seen for Canadian trucking sector [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jul 10 2014]
Demand is beginning to overtake supply in the Canadian trucking sector, providing carriers with more pricing power that should translate into stronger results going forward, RBC Capital Markets said on Thursday. Analyst Walter Spracklin sees this inflection ...
Inflection point seen for Canadian trucking sector [Published Financial Post | Business » Trading Desk - Jul 10 2014]
Demand is beginning to overtake supply in the Canadian trucking sector, providing carriers with more pricing power that should translate into stronger results going forward, RBC Capital Markets said on Thursday. Analyst Walter Spracklin sees this inflection ...
Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison sells Transport... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 07 2014]
TransForce has closed its buy of Transport America from Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison for approximately $310 million. Headquartered in Egan, Minnesota, Transport America is a provider of truckload carriage and logistics services. PRESS RELEASE ...
TransForce trucking ahead with Transport America [Published BvDEP Zephyr Editorial News - Jun 02 2014]
Canadian company TransForce said it will acquire US truckload (TL) and logistics firm Transport America for USD 310.00 million, including debt, from private equity firm Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison.... ...
TransForce enters into an agreement to acquire ... [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - Jun 02 2014]
Transaction to provide TransForce with critical mass in the US Truckloadsector CONFERENCE CALLMonday June 2, 2014 at 9:00 AM, Eastern timeDial-in number: 1-888-231-8191 A recording of the call will be available until midnight, on June 9,2014 by... ...
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TransForce enters into an agreement to acquire ... [Published Financial Services - Jun 02 2014]
TransForce Receives Competition Act Approval fo... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Mar 24 2014]
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OTC Markets Group Reports 2013 Trading Statisti... [Published OTC Markets Group Corporate News - Jan 29 2014]
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