Knight Transportation

Knight Transportation is a provider of multiple truckload transportation services. Read more

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Knight Transportation

Knight Transportation is a provider of multiple truckload transportation services. Read more

David A Jackson's photo - President & CEO of Knight Transportation

President & CEO

David A Jackson

CEO Approval Rating

68/100

Founded:

1990

Status:

PrivateMerged with Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings INC

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USA Truck is one of Knight Transportation's top competitors. USA Truck was founded in 1983, and its headquarters is in Van Buren, Arkansas. USA Truck competes in the Trucking field. USA Truck has 1,000 fewer employees than Knight Transportation.

Interstate Distributor is Knight Transportation's #2 rival. Interstate Distributor was founded in 1933 in Tacoma, Washington. Interstate Distributor competes in the Trucking industry. Interstate Distributor generates $2B less revenue than Knight Transportation.

Transport America is a top competitor of Knight Transportation. Transport America is a Private company that was founded in Eagan, Minnesota in 1984. Transport America operates in the Road Transportation industry. Transport America has 2,214 fewer employees vs. Knight Transportation.

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Knight Transportation Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
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Abilene Motor Express

Mar 2018

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undisclosed
Abilene is a provider of truckload transportation services for dry and temperature-controlled commodities.

These are all the companies that Knight Transportation has acquired. Knight Transportation's latest acquisition was Abilene Motor Express in Mar 2018. Abilene is a provider of truckload transportation services for dry and temperature-controlled commodities.

Knight Transportation Funding History

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IPO
Oct 1994
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Since Knight Transportation was founded in 1990, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Knight Transportation has raised $0. Knight Transportation's funding round was on Oct 1994 for a total of $0

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These are all the companies that Knight Transportation has invested in. Knight Transportation's latest investment was Abilene Motor Express in Mar 2018. Abilene is a provider of truckload transportation services for dry and temperature-controlled commodities.

Knight Transportation News

January 3, 20194-traders

SC 13D/A

(marketscreener.com) Morningstar® Document Research℠ FORM SC 13D/A MOYES JERRY - KNX Filed: January 0... See more »
November 16, 20184-traders

The Schall Law Firm Announces it is Investigating Claims Against Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

(marketscreener.com) The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces th... See more »
October 24, 2018Benzinga

Q3 Earnings Outlook For Knight Transportation

On Wednesday, Oct. 24, Knight Transportation (NYSE: KNX) will report its last quarter's earnings. Her... See more »
July 25, 2018Benzinga

Knight Transportation's Q2 Earnings Preview

On Wednesday, Knight Transportation (NYSE: KNX) will release its latest earnings report. Here is Benz... See more »
May 14, 2018The Business Journals

Record $18M home sale in April tops month's priciest buys

Another month, another record-setting home sale in the Valley. April saw the priciest home sale ever ... See more »
May 1, 2018American Shipper

Knight-Swift revs up earnings, M&A in Q1

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., the parent company formed from the $6 billion merger of Ph... See more »
April 25, 2018The Business Journals: Phoenix

Knight-Swift Transportation beats analysts' projections on earnings despite facing 'the most difficult' trucker shortage

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KNX) showed gains in revenue and income during first... See more »

Knight Transportation Press Releases

July 25, 2017Business Wire

Knight Transportation Reports Second Quarter 2017 Revenue and Earnings

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE: KNX), one of North America's largest and... See more »
June 20, 2017Business Wire

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Remind Investors of an Investigation into Whether the Sale of Swift Transportation Company to Knight Transportation, Inc. is Fair to Shareholders

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of ... See more »
April 4, 2017Blackbird

Knight Transportation Extends Relationship with EFS

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Today, EFS - a WEX Company, a leader in fleet payment solutions, ann... See more »
January 12, 2017Blackbird

Knight Transportation, Inc. Announces Upcoming Release of Fourth Quarter Earnings and Related Conference Call

PHOENIX-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE: KNX) expects to release its 2016 fourth qu... See more »
October 25, 2016Business Wire

Knight Transportation Reports Third Quarter 2016 Revenue and Earnings

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE: KNX), one of North America's largest and... See more »

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Knight Transportation Headquarters

5601 W Buckeye Road

Phoenix, Arizona85043

602-269-2000

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Knight Transportation Summary

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Overview

Knight Transportation is an American truckload motor shipping carrier. It is the largest trucking company in the United States. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, the company runs a huge fleet of over 4,000 tractors and more than 8,700 trailers includ...

CEO

Knight Transportation's President & CEO, David A Jackson, currently has an approval rating of 68%. Knight Transportation's primary competitors are USA Truck, Interstate Distributor & Transport America.

Website

knighttrans.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Knight Transportation

  1. When was Knight Transportation founded?

    Knight Transportation was founded in 1990
  2. Who is Knight Transportation's CEO?

    Knight Transportation's CEO is David A Jackson
  3. How much revenue does Knight Transportation generate?

    Knight Transportation generates $2.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Knight Transportation have?

    Knight Transportation has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Knight Transportation's headquarters?

    Knight Transportation's headquarters is in Phoenix Arizona, USA
  2. How many employees does Knight Transportation have?

    Knight Transportation has 3,000 employees
  3. Who are Knight Transportation's competitors?

    Knight Transportation's top competitors are USA Truck, Interstate Distributor, Transport America