From upstarts to traditional powers, the Freight.Tech 100 represents all that is innovative about freight

From upstarts to traditional powers, the Freight.Tech 100 represents all that is innovative about freight

From on-demand trucking to blockchain, loadboards and freight matching, the list of companies bringing innovative technologies to the freight industry is growing by the day, which makes the 100 that have made the cut to be honored by the FreightWaves Research Institute as part of its inaugural Freight.Tech 100 all the more special.

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Susquehanna: railroads must grow volumes and FCF to maintain rich valuations

Susquehanna: railroads must grow volumes and FCF to maintain rich valuations

In his preview of the railroads’ Q3 earnings reports, Susquehanna’s Bascome Majors set optimistic price targets but warned that P/E valuations are at historically high levels.

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CSX sues Norfolk Southern; says access to a small key Hampton Roads railroad is being blocked

CSX sues Norfolk Southern; says access to a small key Hampton Roads railroad is being blocked

Norfolk Southern has control over a small connector railroad in the Hampton Roads port area, and CSX says it is using that control to block CSX from launching significant intermodal service there.

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Book Review: new Hunter Harrison biography focuses on corporate intrigue

Book Review: new Hunter Harrison biography focuses on corporate intrigue

Howard Green is best on fights between the serial CEO and his boards, activist investors, and proxy wars, but there’s a lot in the book for railroad buffs who want to know more about Harrison’s signature philosophy, precision scheduled railroading.

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