These ETFs focus on top transport stocks

Despite their strategic importance, major components of the transport industry, particularly shipping, trucking, and airlines, remain cyclical. For some companies, this means considerable swings in their profitability. Still, the best stocks in this area—and the ETFs that hold them—adapt well to the ever-changing industry landscape… Read More

Trade deal will spur FedEx

FEDEX CORP. $160 (New York symbol FDX; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares o/s: 264.4 million; Market cap: $42.3 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 0.6; Divid.end yield: 1.6%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.fedex.com) delivers packages and documents in the U.S. and 220 other countries.
Revenue for the fiscal 2019 fourth quarter,… Read More

Online shopping spurs this global shipper

This ground-and-air packaging delivery giant recently completed a big acquisition. So far, the new business fits nicely with existing operations and has helped expand overall profit; earnings up 24.1% in the most recent quarter.

 The company also continues to spend significantly to upgrade its sorting facilities… Read More