Completed Acquisitions, Earnings Results, Leadership Transitions, and Leasing Agreements - Analyst Notes on FedEx, CH Robinson, Expeditors, Hub Group and Air Transport

New York, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX), CH Robinson Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: CHRW), Expeditors International of Washington Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPD), Hub Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG) and Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATSG). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:

FedEx  Corporation  Analyst  Notes
On May 2, 2014, FedEx Corp. (FedEx) announced that its subsidiary, FedEx Express has completed the acquisition of Supaswift businesses in South Africa and six other countries, which are Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland and Zambia. "Southern Africa is a key region for us," said Frederick W. Smith, Chairman, President and CEO of FedEx Corp. "The region offers tremendous opportunities for both local and international customers to access new markets and increase market share." The Company said that the acquisition process began in June 2013. The  full  analyst  notes  on  FedEx  are  available  to  download  free  of  charge  at:

CH  Robinson  Worldwide  Inc.  Analyst  Notes
On April 29, 2014, C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (C.H. Robinson) reported its Q1 2013 financial results with total revenues of $3.1 billion, up 5.0% YoY. C.H. Robinson informed that its total net revenues increased significantly in March 2014 compared to March 2013 primarily due to growth in North American truckload net revenues. Further, the Company's net income came in at $93.2 million, down 9.8% YoY, while diluted EPS stood at $0.63, down 1.6% YoY. The  full  analyst  notes  on  CH  Robinson  are  available  to  download  free  of  charge  at:

Expeditors  International  of  Washington  Inc.  Analyst  Notes
On May 7, 2014, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (Expeditors) reported its Q1 2014 financial results with net earnings attributable to shareholders of $83.8 million, slightly higher as compared to $80.3 million in Q1 2013. Diluted net earnings attributable to shareholders per share also came in higher at $0.42 compared to $0.39 in Q1 2013. The Company registered net revenues of $464.6 million, which reflected a growth of 3.7% YoY. The  full  analyst  notes  on  Expeditors  are  available  to  download  free  of  charge  at:

Hub  Group  Inc.  Analyst  Notes
On May 1, 2014, Hub Group Inc. (Hub Group) reported several executive leadership transitions as a consequence of Don Maltby's retirement from the Company as Chief Supply Chain Officer. Hub Group informed that David Marsh, currently the Chief Marketing Officer, will assume Maltby's role as Chief Supply Chain Officer, while Chris Kravas, currently the Chief Intermodal Officer, will become the Chief Marketing Officer. The role of Chief Intermodal Officer will be fulfilled by Dan Burke, currently President of Hub Group Trucking, and all changes will be effective immediately. "It's always difficult to replace a key contributor to an executive team, but we have a top-notch group of innovative thinkers with deep industry experience who can take us to the next frontier of growth, while continuing to deliver the world-class service our customers expect. We thank Don for his years of service to Hub Group and his many contributions to our success," said David P. Yeager, Chairman and CEO of Hub Group. The  full  analyst  notes  on  Hub  Group  are  available  to  download  free  of  charge  at:

Air  Transport  Services  Group,  Inc.  Analyst  Notes
On May 6, 2014, Air Transport Services Group Inc. (ATSG) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Amerijet International, Inc., to dry-lease two larger, extended-range Boeing 767-300 freighters from Cargo Aircraft Management Inc., (CAM), under six-year agreements beginning in Q3 2014. "This agreement reflects ATSG's unique ability to put together flexible freighter aircraft solutions in ways that meet the needs of expanding cargo airlines like Amerijet," said ATSG President and CEO Joe Hete. "No other company matches our ability to creatively combine wet- and dry-lease solutions for customers seeking midsize freighter aircraft." The  full  analyst  notes  on  Air  Transport  are  available  to  download  free  of  charge  at:

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