Data & Indices

FreightWaves SONAR ingests data from over 150 sources, including key economic, fundamental, transactional, and pricing data-sets that are then coded into time-series based market indices to help users understand the current and future state of the freight market. 

FreightWaves SONAR combines the market intelligence of the FreightWaves team with a data-visualization and analytics toolset that can help the data come alive! Technical charts, maps, heat-maps, news, tables, and a knowledge library are all available to SONAR users. Also, SONAR users gain access to the FreightWaves' analysts and economists that can answer questions about what is happening in locales around the market.

Charts

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SONAR comes with a technical charting platform that allows users to visualize data in multiple formats and charting types. The data can then be studied using technical studies that help users identify trends and volatility in data-sets. Multiple data-sets can be overlayed, giving the users the ability to compare how different data-sets correlate. Like the mapping tool, all charts are coded for geography, allowing the user to compare multiple markets on the same charts. 

Maps

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SONAR truckifies time-series data for the freight markets. By taking in data from across the marketplace and putting it into a visual layer that is presented on a map, a user can compare various markets over-time and understand how different markets are shaping up. Each map has a hover-bubble which allows the user to identify local market conditions of all data-sets by hovering over the local market. 

News & Commentary

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SONAR comes with a news widget, pulling in news stories from around the market. News sources range from major transportation media outlets, business and financial news services, to weather and fuel news sources and analytics.

Watchlists

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SONAR comes with a news widget, pulling in news stories from around the market. News sources range from major transportation media outlets, business and financial news services, to weather and fuel news sources and analytics.


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