Expanded Services, Diversified Business Models, and Financial Results Schedules and Reports - Research Report on Norfolk

    Expanded Services, Diversified Business Models, and Financial Results
Schedules and Reports - Research Report on Norfolk Southern, Werner, Trinity,
                         Allegiant, and Copa Holdings

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, July 26, 2013

NEW YORK, July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Norfolk
Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC), Werner Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN), Trinity
Industries Inc. (NYSE: TRN), Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT), and Copa
Holdings SA (NYSE: CPA). Today's readers may access these reports free of
charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings -
via the links below.

Norfolk Southern Corp. Research Report

On July 23, 2013, Norfolk Southern Corp. (Norfolk Southern) released its Q2
2013 financial results. The Company reported a net income of $465 million,
representing an 11.3% YoY decline. Diluted EPS was $1.46, compared with $1.60
per diluted share in Q2 2012. General merchandise revenues grew 2% YoY to $1.6
billion, driven by increased chemical and automotive shipments. Also,
intermodal revenues increased 4% YoY to $588 million. Further, railway
operating revenues declined 3% YoY to $2.8 billion and Coal revenues declined
17% YoY $626 million, respectively. "In the second quarter, Norfolk Southern
delivered solid results, supported by growth in our chemicals, intermodal, and
automotive businesses, despite continuing weakness in the coal markets," said
Chief Executive Officer Wick Moorman. "We continue to focus on service
efficiency and velocity, which is enabling us to control operating expenses
and deliver superior performance to our customers." The Full Research Report
on Norfolk Southern Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings
and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/acd0_NSC]

--

Werner Enterprises Inc. Research Report

On July 22, 2013, Werner Enterprises Inc. (Werner) announced its Q2 2013
financial results. The Company announced total revenues of $506.6 million
during Q2 2013, reflecting a decline of 2.9% YoY. Net income during the
quarter was $25.8 million compared to $30.7 million in Q2 2012. EPS for the
quarter was $0.35 compared with $0.42 in Q2 2012. Werner's Executive Vice
President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer, John J. Steele said, "We
continue to diversify our business model with the goal of achieving a balanced
portfolio of revenues comprised of One-Way Truckload, Specialized Services and
VAS. In Q2 2013, we averaged 7,134 trucks in service in the Truckload segment
and 45 intermodal drayage trucks in the VAS segment. We ended the quarter with
7,150 trucks in the Truckload segment (an increase of 60 trucks from the end
of Q1 2013) and 43 trucks in the VAS segment. Our Specialized Services unit,
primarily Dedicated, ended the quarter with 3,620 trucks." He further
continued, "Our financial position remains strong. As of June 30, 2013, we had
$40.0 million of debt outstanding and $738.9 million of stockholders' equity."
The Full Research Report on Werner Enterprises Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/ad39_WERN]

--

Trinity Industries Inc. Research Report

On July 17, 2013, Trinity Industries, Inc. (Trinity) announced the schedule of
its earnings release for Q2 2013 and H1 2013. Trinity will report its
financial results after the markets hours on July 31, 2013. Following the
earnings release, the Company will also hold a conference call on August 1,
2013, at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss the results. Trinity informed that the
investors can listen to the call at the Company's website in the Investor
Relations section. An audio replay of the same will also be available until
August 8, 2013. The Full Research Report on Trinity Industries Inc. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/39ee_TRN]

--

Allegiant Travel Company Research Report

On July 23, 2013, Allegiant Travel Company (Allegiant) reported its Q2 2013
financial results. The Company reported total operating revenue of $255.9
million during Q2 2013, compared to $231.2 million in Q2 2012. Its EBITDA was
$61.0 million, as compared to $54.9 million in Q2 2012. Net income totaled at
$25.8 million as compared to $25.2 million in Q2 2012. Diluted EPS came in at
$1.34 compared to $1.30 in Q2 2012. "We are very proud to report our 42nd
consecutive profitable quarter," stated Maurice J. Gallagher, Jr., Chairman
and Chief Executive Officer of Allegiant Travel Company. "We are pleased to
drive higher earnings in spite of an exceptionally strong second quarter last
year. In addition, for the first six months of this year, we have been able to
drive both EBITDA and operating margin expansion. Thanks to the tremendous
efforts of our Team Members, we have produced another solid quarter." The Full
Research Report on Allegiant Travel Company - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/92ff_ALGT]

--

Copa Holdings SA Research Report

On July 17, 2013, Copa Holdings SA's (Copa Holdings) subsidiary, Copa
Airlines, announced a new nonstop service between Panama to Tampa, Fla., four
times a week starting December 16, 2013. "Copa Airlines is pleased to offer
the first-ever nonstop service between Latin America and Tampa Bay, a city
with strong commercial ties to Panama, numerous area tourist attractions, and
a growing Hispanic population," said Joe Mohan, Senior Vice President,
Commercial and Planning, Copa Airlines. "Copa's new nonstop flight will offer
Tampa-area residents increased business and leisure travel options and
enhanced connectivity to destinations throughout Latin America." Tampa will be
the ninth US destination of Copa Airlines and the 66th destination overall.
The Full Research Report on Copa Holdings SA - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/97d2_CPA]

----

EDITOR NOTES:

1.This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do
    not reflect the companies mentioned.
2.Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts
    basis and reviewed by a CFA. However, we are only human and are prone to
    make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us
    below.
3.This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to
    increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the
    investing public.
4.If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or
    wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at
    pubco@EquityNewsNetwork.com.
5.For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at
    compliance@EquityNewsNetwork.com.
6.Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your
    company? Send us a full investors' package to
    research@EquityNewsNetwork.com for consideration.

COMPLIANCE PROCEDURE

Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This
document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network.
An outsourced research services provider has, through Chartered Financial
Analysts, only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in
this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News
Network. Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the
application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles,
documents or reports, as the case may be.

NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE

Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the
accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise),
of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be
construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult
their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or
hold any securities mentioned herein.

NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED

Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned
at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming.
No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct,
indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity
News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for
any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on
the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee
the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the
information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The
included information is subject to change without notice.

http://AnalystsCorner.com



SOURCE Analysts' Corner

Contact: Joe Thomas, +1-310-496-8071 (North America)