TransForce Inc

Type: Company
Name: TransForce Inc
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Inv Reporter refreshes TransForce buy

The Investment Reporter, in its Aug. 22, 2014, issue, refreshes its buy of TransForce Inc., recently $27.70. The Reporter said buy on June 14, 2014, at $20.16, and on March 14, 2014, at $23.32. A $1,000 investment for each buy is now worth $2,520. The ... [Published Stockwatch - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

"TransForce Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report" Published

(PR-inside.com) TransForce Inc. - SWOT Analysis company profile is the essential source for top-level company data and information. TransForce Inc. - SWOT Analysis examines the company's key business structure and operations, history and products, and ... [Published PR inside - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sell Oil Stocks; Buy WestJet Airlines Ltd. and TransForce Inc Instead

Oil prices have recently been weak, prompting Warren Buffett to sell a large portion of his oil positions in the second quarter.The decline in oil is an obvious negative for oil producers, but a positive for the economy as a whole. When oil prices drop, ... [Published Motley Fool - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Deal snapshot: CANADA'S TRANSFORCE TO BUY TRANSPORT AMERICA

(M&A Navigator via COMTEX News Network) -- Canadian transportation and logistics company TransForce Inc (TSE:TFI) said it would buy US truckload (TL) carriage and logistics services provider Transport America Inc, a portfolio company of private equity ... [Published PredictWallStreet - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

TRUCKING INDUSTRY NEWS * USA: Truckers' payment

* Minnesota - TransForce owned carrier raises driver pay  (Photo: TransForce company, a Canadian leader in the trucking and logistics industry) Eagan,MN,USA - Today´s Trucking -Aug 15, 2014: -- One of the U.S. branches of Canadian trucking giant ... [Published Trucks World News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

TransForce Owned Carrier Raises Driver Pay

EAGAN, MN — One of the U.S. branches of Canadian trucking giant TransForce, Transport America, has increased driver pay for all current and potential drivers.Owner-operators will receive a two-cents per mile increase in pay, team drivers will receive ... [Published Todays Trucking - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

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

Shares of TransForce (TSE:TFI) have received an average rating of "Buy" from the fourteen ratings firms that are presently covering the company, ARN reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and ten have issued a buy recommendation ... [Published American Banking News - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 2 reports

TransForce commences friendly, Board-approved take-over bid to acquire Contrans Group Inc.

All amounts expressed in CAD$TransForce Inc. (TSX: TFI) (OTCQX: TFIFF), a North American leader in the transportation and logistics industry, and Contrans Group Inc. (TSX: CSS), a diverse provider of specialized transportation services, today announced ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

North American Logistics and Transportation Merger & Acquisition Activity Heats Up

North America has been the focus of nearly US$2 billion worth of mergers and acquisitions activity over the course of the last week. This brief window has seen game changing deals with the likes of Norbert Dentressangle’s acquisition of Jacobson and XPO ... [Published Logistics Insight Asia - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Five worthy Canadian stocks with growing dividends

John Heinzl is the dividend investor for Globe Investor’s Strategy Lab. Follow his contributions here. You can see his model portfolio here.When Renato Anzovino is hunting for promising dividend stocks, he doesn’t just pick the company with the highest ... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

North American logistics and transportation M&A activity heats up: Ti report

LONDON, U.K.-- North America has been the focus of nearly $2bn worth of mergers and acquisitions activity over the course of the last week. This brief window has seen game changing deals with the likes of Norbert Dentressangle’s acquisition of Jacobson ... [Published Canadian Transportation Logistics - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

At long last, a seller's market in Minnesota mergers and acquisitions [Star Tribune (Minneapolis) :: ]

Aug. 03--The stone-cold, postrecession mergers-and-acquisitions market has gradually heated into a 2014 deals market that could be the best year since 2007."It's a seller's market," said Leslie Frecon, founder and CEO of LFE Capital, which sold one of ... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 04 2014]

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...Revenue for the six months ended June 30, 2014 was C$1.46 billion, compared to C$1.38 billion for the same period ended June 30, 2013. "TransForce's solid second-quarter results reflect constant discipline in the execution of its business strategy and in capital management. While revenue growth mainly stems from acquisitions, the year-over-year EBIT1,4 improvement in all operating segments attests to our relentless efforts to optimize asset utilization and operating efficiency."
...founders and management roll over their equity investment in the business, looking for additional return in a subsequent transaction," Frecon said. "Because of the attractive markets, LFE has been active selling its portfolio businesses, and we have experienced the gamut: acquisitions by strategic buyers, acquisitions by financial buyers and various forms of recapitalizations."
..."I am very pleased with Contrans' second quarter results," stated Contrans Group Inc.'s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Stan Dunford. "The Company recorded strong earnings, a reflection of continuing good management of our operations and improved business conditions. Contrans also sold its waste collection segment during the second quarter. This sale generated over $70 million in proceeds and contributed an after-tax gain of $26.3 million ($0.76 diluted earnings per share)."

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Inv Reporter refreshes TransForce buy [Published Stockwatch - Aug 29 2014]
Inv Reporter says tender Contrans Group [Published Stockwatch - Aug 29 2014]
"TransForce Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report" Pu... [Published PR inside - Aug 23 2014]
Sell Oil Stocks; Buy WestJet Airlines Ltd. and ... [Published Motley Fool - Aug 20 2014]
Deal snapshot: CANADA'S TRANSFORCE TO BUY TRANS... [Published PredictWallStreet - Aug 18 2014]
TRUCKING INDUSTRY NEWS * USA: Truckers' payment [Published Trucks World News - Aug 18 2014]
TransForce Owned Carrier Raises Driver Pay [Published Todays Trucking - Aug 15 2014]
TransForce Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by B... [Published American Banking News - Aug 15 2014]
TransForce commences friendly, Board-approved t... [Published Individual.com - Aug 12 2014]
TransForce commences friendly, Board-approved t... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 12 2014]
North American Logistics and Transportation Mer... [Published Logistics Insight Asia - Aug 10 2014]
TransForce Q2 net income increases [Published Individual.com - Aug 07 2014]
Globe says Anzovino believes TransForce still h... [Published Stockwatch - Aug 06 2014]
Five worthy Canadian stocks with growing dividends [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 06 2014]
North American logistics and transportation M&A... [Published Canadian Transportation Logistics - Aug 04 2014]
At long last, a seller's market in Minnesota me... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 04 2014]
2 Under-the-Radar Stocks Offering Consistent Re... [Published Motley Fool - Jul 31 2014]
Contrans Second-Quarter Profit Rises on Sales o... [Published Transport Topics - Jul 29 2014]
Contrans Q2 profit soars to $36.8 million thank... [Published Brandon Sun - Jul 29 2014]
Contrans Announces Second Quarter Results [Published TickerTech.com - Jul 29 2014]
TransForce Price Target Increased to C$34.00 by... [Published American Banking News - Stock Ratings - Jul 29 2014]
Post says TransForce may have to raise Contrans... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 29 2014]
Globe says TransForce maintained at "outperform" [Published Stockwatch - Jul 29 2014]
TransForce's (TFIFF) CEO Alain Bédard on Q2 201... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 29 2014]
TransForce Price Target Increased to C$31.00 by... [Published American Banking News - Stock Ratings - Jul 28 2014]
Can TransForce Deliver Growth to Your Portfolio? [Published Motley Fool - Jul 28 2014]
7 Reasons Why Bédard Made His Biggest Deal Ever [Published Todays Trucking - Jul 28 2014]
TransForce offers C$495 million for flatbed, ta... [Published Journal of Commerce - Jul 28 2014]
Contrans : 07.28.2014 Transforce Signs Agreemen... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 28 2014]
07.28.2014 Transforce Signs Agreement to Acquir... [Published Noodls - Jul 28 2014]
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TRUCKING INDUSTRY NEWS * USA: Truckers' payment [Published Trucks World News - Aug 18 2014]
* Minnesota - TransForce owned carrier raises driver pay  (Photo: TransForce company, a Canadian leader in the trucking and logistics industry) Eagan,MN,USA - Today´s Trucking -Aug 15, 2014: -- One of the U.S. branches of Canadian trucking giant ...
TransForce may need to hike offer for Contrans [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jul 28 2014]
Scotiabank thinks TransForce Inc. may have to raise its bid for Contrans Group Inc. The trucking companies announced a friendly transaction on Thursday that values Contrans at $15 per share. But since the premium being offered (roughly 16.7%) is rather ...
TransForce may need to hike offer for Contrans [Published Financial Post | Business » Trading Desk - Jul 28 2014]
Scotiabank thinks TransForce Inc. may have to raise its bid for Contrans Group Inc. The trucking companies announced a friendly transaction on Thursday that values Contrans at $15 per share. But since the premium being offered (roughly 16.7%) is rather ...
TransForce Inc to focus on paying down debt aft... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jul 26 2014]
After an acquisition spree that has seen TransForce Inc. spend nearly $1-billion on deals since the end of last year, CEO Alain Bédard says it’s now time to focus on paying down debt. The trucking company announced late Thursday that it has signed an ...
Transforce hits record high on Contrans deal [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jul 25 2014]
TransForce Inc. shares hit an all-time high Friday after the trucking company announced the largest acquisition in its history with a friendly offer for specialized transportation hauler Contrans Group. Shares hit $27.25 in early trading on the Toronto ...
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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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