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There are hundreds of publicly traded companies in the transportation sector and to help our visitors navigate this large section we have created sections for each of the categories. Here is a little info on some of the categories to help you find trade setups or potential investments in areas that interest you. A list of publicly traded transportation companies can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group by the industry links on this page.

Air Freight: The companies in this section include FedEx Corporation (FDX) and United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) in addition to a handful of mid and small-cap companies that provide cargo freight services, outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services or deferred air freight services.

Airlines: Most of the publicly traded airlines are large or mid-cap companies in addition to several foreign airlines that are also listed on U.S. exchanges. Examples of some of the larger publicly traded airlines include:

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL)

China Eastern Airlines Corporation Ltd. (CEA)

China Southern Airlines Company Ltd. (ZNH)

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU)

Southwest Airlines Company (LUV)

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

Ryanair Holdings Plc. (RYAAY)

Car Rental and Moving Companies: There are some very recognizable brands among the publicly traded rent-a-car and moving companies including:


Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR)

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Ryder System, Inc. (R)

Freight and Logistics: These companies are involved in more than one primary form of transportation (air, ground, rail and sea) or are providers of logistical services including third party logistics (3PL) companies. This list includes mega-caps United Parcel Service (UPS) and FedEx Corporation (FDX) and other large-sized logistics companies including C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (CHRW) and Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (EXPD).
Marine Transportation: This group contains companies engaged in container shipping, dry bulk shipping, crude oil and petroleum product tankers, LNG tankers and barge operators. There are a number of small-cap and foreign companies in this section. Examples of some of the larger companies include:

Euronav N.V. (EURN)

Kirby Corporation (KEX)

Matson, Inc. (MATX)

Seaspan Corporation (SSW)

Railroads: Many categories include a nice mix of large, mid and small-cap company but the railroad industry is one category dominated by large-cap companies. Examples of these companies include:

Canadian National Railway Company (CNI)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP)

CSX Corporation (CSX)

Kansas City Southern (KSU)

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)

Railcar and Railroad Supply: A selection of large, mid and small-cap companies that primarily manufacture railcars and railway equipment. One of the larger companies in this category is Wabtec Corporation (WAB).

School Buses: A couple of companies in this category that manufacture school buses or provide student transportation services.

Trucking: A very large selection of publicly traded large, mid and small-cap trucking companies can be found in this category. These companies provide a variety of transportation services including container, dedicated, dry van, emergency, expedited, flat bed, heavy haul, intermodal, less-than-truckload and temperature controlled. Some of the larger companies include:

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT)

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (ODFL)

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Air T, Inc. (AIRT) (Air cargo services; aviation ground support)

Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (ATSG) (Outsourced air cargo transportation services)

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) (Airline: Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air)

Allegiant Travel Company (ALGT) (Airline: Allegiant Air and Allegiant Vacations)

AMERCO (UHAL) (U-Haul International – Do-it-yourself moving)

American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL) (American Airlines and US Airways)

ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) (Freight transportation and logistics company: less-than-truckload (LTL) network, third-party logistics services, supply chain digital tools and software)

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (ASC)  (Oil and chemical tankers)

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW) (Cargo freight services; outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services)

Avianca Holdings S.A. (AVH) (Panama: airline)

Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) (Car rental brands include Avis, Budget, Payless and Zipcar)

Azul S.A. (AZUL) (IPO April 11, 2017; Brazil: airline)

Best Inc. (BSTI) (IPO September 20, 2017; China: logistics and supply chain solutions; express delivery and less-than-truckload freight services)

Bristow Group Inc. (BRS) (Helicopter services: offshore oil and gas, search and rescue, flight school)

CAI International, Inc. (CAI)  (Intermodal freight container leasing)

Canadian National Railway Company (CNI) (Canada: 20,000 miles of track which crosses Canada and the United States)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) (Canada: 13,500 miles of track that spans across Canada and the United States)

Capital Product Partners L.P. (CPLP) (Greece, shipping: crude oil, diesel, fuel oil and jet oil)

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (CHRW) (Non-asset based transportation services; fresh produce)

Celadon Group, Inc. (CGI) (Dedicated, local, long-haul and regional services throughout North America; freight management services; less-than-truckload consolidation and freight brokerage services; supply chain management)

China Eastern Airlines Corporation Ltd. (CEA) (Airline: China)

China Southern Airlines Company Ltd. (ZNH) (Airline: China)

Costamare Inc. (CMRE)  (Container shipping)

Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. (VLRS) (Airline: Mexico)

Copa Holdings, S.A. (CPA) (Airline: Panama)

Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. (CVTI) (Transportation and logistics services: the company is home to numerous subsidiaries)

CSX Corporation (CSX) (20,000 miles of track primarily located in the Eastern region of the United States)

Danaos Corporation (DAC)  (Container shipping)

Daseke, Inc. (DSKE) (Open deck trucking)

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) (Partners include Air France-KLM, Alitalia, Virgin Australia and Virgin Atlantic)

DHT Holdings, Inc. (DHT)  (Crude oil tanker company)

Diana Containerships Inc. (DCIX)  (Container shipping: Greece)

Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Dorian LPG Ltd. (LPG) (Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) shipping company)

DryShips Inc. (DRYS) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Dynagas LNG Partners LP (DLNG) (Greece: LNG carriers)

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (EGLE) (Dry bulk shipping)

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (ECHO) (Transportation and supply chain management services)

eHi Car Services Limited (EHIC) (China: rent-a-car)

Era Group, Inc. (ERA) (Helicopter services: offshore oil and gas)

Euronav N.V. (EURN) (Belgium: crude oil shipping)

Euroseas Ltd. (ESEA) (Greece:  Dry Bulk and Containerships)

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (EXPD) (Non-asset based transportation services)

FedEx Corporation (FDX)

Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure LLC (FTAI) (Invests in aviation, energy, intermodal transport and rail infrastructure assets)

Forward Air Corporation (FWRD) (Deferred air freight services)

Frontline Ltd. (FRO)   (Crude oil shipping)

GasLog LP. (GLOG) (LNG carriers)

GasLog Partners L.P. (GLOP) (LNG carriers)

Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (GNK) (Dry bulk shipping)

Gener8 Maritime Inc. (GNRT) (Crude oil tankers)

Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. (GWR) (Railroads: operations in North America, Australia and Europe)

Globus Maritime Limited (GLBS) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (GSL) (Container shipping)

Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) (LNG carriers)

Golar LNG Partners L.P. (GMLP) (LNG Carriers and floating storage and regasification units)

Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL) (Dry bulk shipping: Bermuda)

Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (GOL) (Airline: Brazil)

Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte S.A.B. de C.V. (OMAB) (Airports: Mexico)

Grupo Aeroportuario Del Pacifico, S.A. de C.V. (PAC) (Airports: Mexico)

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A. de C.V. (ASR) (Airports: Mexico)

Guangshen Railway Company Limited (GSH) (Railroads, China: Passenger and Freight)

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (HA) (Airline: Holding company for Hawaiian Airlines)

Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD) (Transportation and logistics company: regional truckload, long haul)

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) (Car rental brands include Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly)

Hoegh LNG Partners LP (HMLP) (Floating storage and regasification units)

Hub Group, Inc. (HUBG) (Intermodal, highway and logistics services)

J B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT) (Full truckload freight transportation services throughout Canada, Mexico and the United States)

JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) (New York based airline)


Kansas City Southern (KSU) (Holding company with subsidiaries that include Kansas City Southern Railway Company, Kansas City Southern de Mexico, Panama Canal Railway Company and Texas Mexican Railway Company)

Kirby Corporation (KEX) (Tank barges)

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (KNX) (Container, dedicated, dry van, flat bed, heavy haul, intermodal and temperature controlled)

KNOT Offshore Partners LP (KNOP) (United Kingdom: shuttle tankers for crude oil)

Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR) (Asset-Light Provider: border crossing, emergency, expedited, less-than truckload (LTL), rail intermodal, temperature controlled and truckload van)

LATAM Airlines Group S.A. (LTM) (Airline: Chile)

Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC (MIC) (Diversified: airport services, gas processing and distribution, solar and wind facilities)

Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN) (Time and temperature sensitive transportation services)

Matson, Inc. (MATX) (Container shipping)

Navigator Holdings Ltd. (NVGS) (United Kingdom: LNG carriers)

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NNA) (Bulk chemical liquids, crude oil and refined petroleum)

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NM) (Dry bulk shipping)

Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. (NAP) (Large crude oil tankers)

Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM) (Dry bulk and containerships)

Nordic American Offshore Ltd (NAO) (Operates platform supply vessels used by the offshore oil & gas industry)

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) (Crude oil tankers)

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) (Subsidiaries include Norfolk Southern Railway, Lambert’s Point Docks and Pocahontas Land)

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (ODFL) (Less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services; logistics services including brokerage, delivery, expedited, supply chain consulting and warehousing)

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG) (Crude oil, petroleum products and liquefied natural gas)

P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (PTSI) (Trucking and logistics services: dry van truckload, expedited, intermodal)

Pangaea Logistics Solutions Ltd. (PANL) (Dry bulk shipping)

Patriot Transportation Holding, Inc. (PATI) (Liquid and dry bulk commodities)

PHI, Inc. (PHII) (Helicopter services: offshore oil and gas, air medical)

Pyxis Tankers Inc. (PXS) (Greece: petroleum products and other liquid bulk items)

Radiant Logistics, Inc. (RLGT) (Non-asset based transportation services)

Rand Logistics, Inc. (RLOG) (Bulk freight shipping services in the Great Lakes Region)

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (RRTS) (Asset-light logistics provider)

Ryanair Holdings Plc. (RYAAY) (Ireland: airline)

Ryder System, Inc. (R)  (Commercial rental of trucks, tractors and trailers; logistic management services)

Safe Bulkers, Inc. (SB) (Dry bulk shipping)

Saia, Inc. (SAIA) (Less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services)

Schneider National, Inc. (SNDR) (IPO April 6, 2017; trucking, intermodal and logistics services)

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (SALT) (Dry bulk shipping)

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG) (Shipping: petroleum products)

Seaboard Corporation (SEB) (Diversified company: container shipping in addition to numerous other activities)

Seacor Holdings Inc. (CKH)  (Diversified shipping: services to the energy and agricultural markets)

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp (SHIP) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Seaspan Corporation (SSW) (Container shipping)

Ship Finance International Limited (SFL) (Car carriers, container vessels, crude oil tankers, drybulk carriers and offshore supply vessels)

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (SINO) (Chartering, inland transportation management and ship management services)

SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) (Holding company for passenger airline operators SkyWest and ExpressJet)

Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) (Approximately 3,600 daily flights)

Spirit Airlines, Inc. (SAVE) (Airline)

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

StealthGas, Inc. (GASS) (Greece: LNG carriers)

Student Transportation Inc. (STB) (School bus transportation services)

TAL International Group, Inc. (TAL) (Leases intermodal freight containers)

Teekay Corporation (TK) (Marine energy transportation)

Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP) (Liquefied gas and conventional tankers)

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (TOO) (Products and services to the offshore oil industry)

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (TNK) (Crude oil and refined product tankers)

Textainer Group Holdings Limited (TGH) (Leases marine cargo containers)

TOP Ships Inc. (TOPS) (Greece: petroleum products and bulk liquid chemicals)

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd (TNP) (Greece: petroleum product tankers, crude oil carriers)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) (Western region of the United States and connects with Canada’s rail systems and all six major gateways into Mexico)

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) (United Air Lines)

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. (ULH) (Asset-light provider: transportation and logistics services)

USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) (Dry van truckload carrier)

Virgin America Inc. (VA) (Airline)

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) (Transportation and logistics: dedicated van, expedited, flatbed, medium-to-long-haul, regional and local van and temperature-controlled)

XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO) (Transportation and logistics services)

YRC Worldwide, Inc. (YRCW) (Holding company for a number of transportation focused subsidiaries)

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (ZTO) (IPO October 27, 2016: express delivery services in China)