ratio improvement, to 99.8%, with help from lower net- fuel costs . Cost control and leverage from pricing gains also contributed ..... did last year, thanks to better dock productivity. Lower fuel costs paid to third-party providers was also a factor in the lower
It's difficult to determine whether this recent strong performance of the high-margin specialty category will be sustained. We think not, as household disposable income of late has been boosted by lower mortgage and fuel costs .
increase in average revenue per car/unit, affected somewhat by a decline in fuel surcharges during the period due to lower fuel prices . Absent the higher costs incurred for equipment, materials, and compensation (to cope with the adverse weather conditions
nonrecurring items, the operating ratio improved 180 basis points to 78.2%. We suspect margins benefited from lower net- fuel costs and aggressive cost control in Australia. In terms of guidance, management expects 2015 revenue of $2.13 billion
estimate. The difference at this point is the huge benefit in the first quarter from lower fuel costs , particularly at its gas and oil fleet. If fuel costs continue to track lower than our estimate and appear to be sustainable for the next year
while margins were slightly better thanks to lower net- fuel costs . We modestly tempered our 2015 revenue growth forecast due ..... help from increased lane density, better yields, and lower fuel costs , which are linked to the time-lag in adjusting fuel surcharges
basis points to 97.8% due to fewer new-account ramp-up disruptions. The full-truckload segment OR (net of fuel surcharges) improved 110 basis points to 93.6%, supported by the robust pricing environment and lower net fuel costs .
benchmark-equivalent basis fell 20% from the previous quarter to $43.5 per metric ton on a lower BRL and reduced bunker fuel costs . These costs include $19.8 from FOB costs and $17.2 from freight. Compared with fourth quarter 2014, the Brazilian
LONDON, April 30 (Reuters) - British Airways-owner IAG reported a quarterly profit, swinging into the black from a seasonal loss for the first time, helped by lower fuel costs and an improvement in performance across its three airlines.
BERLIN, April 30 (Reuters) - Air France-KLM reported a narrower first-quarter loss but did not give an outlook for full-year earnings, saying only that the pressure on ticket prices and negative currency effects would offset virtually all the benefits of lower fuel prices .