Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ:MRTN)

CAPS Rating: No stars

The Company is a long-haul truckload carrier providing protective service transportation of time- and temperature-sensitive materials and general commodities to customers in the United States and Canada.

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Top MRTN Bull/Bear Pitches

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ALHertzberg (40.04)
Submitted August 28, 2006

Well managed specialized trucking company

MMCapitalMgmt (99.91)
Submitted March 13, 2008

Low supply of freight coupled with high fuel prices do not lead to a sound bottom line. I'm shorting this until the dollar strengthens and fuel prices head back towards $2.50-$3/gal instead of $4-4.50.Recent price is too high for technical and… More

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Member Avatar line70day (36.27) Submitted: 5/2/2014 11:30:36 AM : Outperform Start Price: $13.63 MRTN Score: +3.98

1st. Q. Earnings up 8.6% adjusted revenue jumped 6.9% net income slipped 26% slightly missing analysis expectations of $0.17 per share. According to the Co. The dip in operation profit came from a reduction in the gain on disposition of revenue equipment and increase in supplies and maintenance also severe weather conditions affect transportation. Martin transport was able to improve rev. Per tractor by 3.9% on yr.over yr bases. Div. $0.10

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Member Avatar hend6 (36.28) Submitted: 1/21/2013 10:18:37 AM : Outperform Start Price: $7.63 MRTN Score: +77.74

Good growth in the last few years with a solid balance sheet. Trucking should continue to stay in high demand and grow even more as people turn to online services for product shipments. Not a huge company, but stable and has been around for a while, also providing a small dividend.

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Member Avatar gimejime (< 20) Submitted: 8/10/2011 10:14:37 PM : Underperform Start Price: $6.97 MRTN Score: -47.56

Marten Transport is a well financed, well managed trucking operation.
But with it's history of falling stock pricing during fall and winter months, along with the heavy regulations from the FTA. I'm going short on the next few months.

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Score Leader

TrackNWQ

TrackNWQ (< 20) Score: +158.25

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Member Name Member
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auminer68 < 20 4/9/2007 Outperform 3Y $5.87 +226.13% +87.92% +138.21 0 Comment
MrProbabilistic 69.11 3/20/2007 Outperform NS $5.89 +224.90% +93.37% +131.53 0 Comment
mtthwpigott 25.89 3/16/2007 Outperform NS $5.99 +219.86% +95.12% +124.74 0 Comment
ALHertzberg 40.04 8/28/2006 Outperform 3Y $5.83 +228.42% +111.38% +117.04 1 Comment
UFShowboat < 20 4/23/2007 Outperform NS $6.63 +189.03% +83.20% +105.83 0 Comment
Brxcqqq 26.41 12/15/2006 Outperform 3Y $6.47 +195.84% +90.93% +104.91 0 Comment
johntdang 82.00 11/6/2006 Outperform 3Y $6.42 +198.41% +97.15% +101.26 0 Comment
FUSION10 < 20 11/16/2012 Outperform NS $6.73 +184.55% +88.76% +95.79 0 Comment
apmangune < 20 12/28/2006 Outperform 3M $6.74 +183.94% +91.63% +92.31 0 Comment
modj97 < 20 1/3/2007 Outperform 5Y $6.93 +176.49% +91.85% +84.65 0 Comment

Wall Street

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Player Name Player
Rating
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Date
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TrackKeyBanc 97.70 2/11/2013 Outperform NS $8.14 +135.28% +69.44% +65.83 0 Comment
TrackUltraLong < 20 9/26/2012 Outperform NS $6.39 +199.91% +78.47% +121.44 1 Comment
TrackWunderlich < 20 8/27/2012 Outperform NS $6.86 +179.11% +81.20% +97.90 0 Comment
TrackRS7Signs 43.50 8/24/2012 Outperform 5Y $6.71 +185.59% +81.64% +103.95 0 Comment
TrackStifel 93.55 5/18/2012 Outperform NS $7.55 +153.72% +95.71% +58.00 0 Comment
TrackStifel 93.55 11/18/2011 Outperform NS $6.69 +35.64% +14.38% +21.26 3/16/2012 @ $9.08 0 Comment
TrackMorganKeeg 76.12 10/6/2008 Outperform NS $6.28 +205.11% +146.18% +58.92 0 Comment
TrackBBTCapMkts 88.46 7/7/2008 Outperform NS $6.62 +189.20% +109.36% +79.84 0 Comment
TrackNWQ < 20 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $5.72 +234.80% +76.55% +158.25 4 Comments
TrackStifel 93.55 10/19/2006 Outperform NS $6.64 +7.47% +3.36% +4.11 12/11/2006 @ $7.14 0 Comment

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