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Last $4.42 USD
Change Today +0.07 / 1.61%
Volume 201.0K
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Spartan Motors, Inc, through its subsidiaries, engineers, manufactures, and sells heavy-duty and custom vehicles in the United States, Canada, South America, and Asia. The company operates in three segments: Emergency Response Vehicles, Delivery and Service Vehicles, and Specialty Chassis and Vehicles. The Emergency Response Vehicles segment offers emergency response chassis and bodies, and aerial ladders. The Service and Delivery Vehicles segment provides walk-in vans and hi-cube vans for use in the package delivery, one-way truck rental, bakery/snack delivery, utility, and linen/uniform rental businesses; and commercial truck bodies, as well as sells aftermarket parts and assemblies. The Specialty Chassis and Vehicles segment offers motor home chassis, defense vehicles, and other specialty chassis, as well as distributes related aftermarket parts and assemblies. Spartan Motors, Inc. markets its products under the Spartan ERV, Aeromaster, Trademaster, Metromaster, Utilivan, and Utilimaster brand names. The company sells its products through a network of independent truck dealers to commercial vehicle dealers, original equipment manufacturers, and leasing companies, as well as and directly to end-users. Spartan Motors, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Charlotte, Michigan.

1,433 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/5/15
Founded in 1975

spartan motors inc (SPAR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $173.7K
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $214.9K
President of Utilimaster Corporation
Total Annual Compensation: $225.0K
Executive Officer of Special Projects
Total Annual Compensation: $225.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

spartan motors inc (SPAR) Key Developments

Spartan Motors Inc. Announces Executive Changes

On May 18, 2015, Spartan Motors Inc. announced the appointment of Steve Guillaume as President of the Specialty Chassis and Vehicles business unit, effective May 11, 2015. Arthur D. Ickes, who previously served as President of the Specialty Chassis and Vehicles business unit has been appointed to the position of Executive Officer, Special Projects, reporting to the company’s CEO, Daryl Adams.

Spartan Motors, Inc. Declares Semi-Annual Cash Dividend, Payable on June 25, 2015

Spartan Motors Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock. The company reported its semi-annual dividend will be payable on June 25, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 21, 2015.

Spartan Motors Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second and Third Quarters of 2015 and Full Year 2015

Spartan Motors Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company's sales were $128,372,000 compared to $127,959,000 a year ago. Operating loss was $4,358,000 compared to $3,542,000 a year ago. Loss before taxes was $4,321,000 compared to $3,508,000 a year ago. Net loss was $2,141,000 compared to $4,254,000 a year ago. Net loss attributable to the company was $2,880,000 or $0.09 per basic and diluted share compared to $2,140,000 or $0.06 per basic and diluted share a year ago. The revenue outlook for 2015 calls for mid-single digit growth from 2014, consistent with the prior outlook. For the full year, the company expects a modest operating profit, including ER segment-related restructuring expenses, for 2015. Revenue growth should be concentrated in the second and third quarters, with the third quarter expected to report the higher revenue for the year. The company anticipates second quarter operating income just above breakeven with the third quarter projected to be more profitable than the second quarter.


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