What are the best dividend stocks in the US in 2013? As an income investor, you look for dividend paying stocks with nice yield, but you also worry about whether the yield can be sustained. You look for stocks that can not only pay consistent dividends, but also have a history of dividend growth as [...]
KNX – Knight Transportation Inc.
Knight Transportation, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short to medium-haul truckload carrier of general commodities in the United States. It provides asset-based dry van truckload, temperature-controlled truckload, and dedicated truckload services; drayage services between ocean ports or rail ramps, and shipping docks; rail intermodal services; and truckload freight brokerage services. The company also offers non-asset-based services, including rail intermodal and truckload brokerage services. As of December 31, 2011, it operated 3,509 company-owned tractors, as well as had under contract 467 tractors owned and operated by independent contractors. The companys trailer fleet comprised 8,986 53-foot long trailers, including 1,031 temperature-controlled trailers. Knight Transportation, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.