FedEx Shipments Fall for Fourth Straight Quarter, Looks to Deeper Cost Cuts

Delivery giant FedEx has had a somewhat traumatic year earnings wise with multiple warnings as inflation, rising rates and the supply crunch have all affected it. FDX reporting its November end quarter beat EPS by $0.36 but missed on revenue and guided FY23 EPS below consensus. FedEx reported that fewer packages moved through FedEx’s system for the fourth straight quarter with weaker demand most acute in its Express unit, which provides overnight and international deliveries. FedEx continued to be wounded … Continue reading “FedEx Shipments Fall for Fourth Straight Quarter, Looks to Deeper Cost Cuts”

PACCAR Recovers from Chip Issues, Delivers Record Parts Revenues

PACCAR reported stronger than expected third quarter earnings before the market Tuesday despite chip issues and supply constraints. The PACCAR parts segment delivered record revenues and pretax profits; a 32% increase compared to the third quarter of 2021. Profit margins for both trucks and the parts business were up substantially year over year. Investors have concerns however with the global economic and supply-chain issues constraining orders and production. PCCAR is also set for a large research-and-development spend that might impact … Continue reading “PACCAR Recovers from Chip Issues, Delivers Record Parts Revenues”

FedEx Earnings Updated After Profit Warning Pinpoints Cost Cuts of $2.7 Billion

Delivery giant FedEx reported adjusted earnings during the fiscal first quarter of $3.44 a share, matching the preliminary figure from the Sept. 16 profit warning. Revenue was $23.2 billion in the period ended Aug. 31. FedEx continued to be wounded by a collapsing European and Asian economies. Global volume softness accelerated in the final weeks of the quarter. FedEx warned last week that Q1 was down from $4.37 last year and well below the consensus of $5.14. The company reaffirmed … Continue reading “FedEx Earnings Updated After Profit Warning Pinpoints Cost Cuts of $2.7 Billion”

FedEx Profit Warning as Global Volumes Decline, Withdrawing Guidance

Delivery giant FedEx issued a major profit warning after the close Thursday for the first quarter and withdrew guidance for the year. $FDX was down over 11% after hours. FedEx continued to be wounded by a collapsing European and Asian economies. Global volume softness accelerated in the final weeks of the quarter. FedEx sees Q1 non-GAAP EPS of $3.44, down from $4.37 last year and well below the consensus of $5.14. The company reaffirms plans to buyback $1.5b shares. FedEx … Continue reading “FedEx Profit Warning as Global Volumes Decline, Withdrawing Guidance”

Paccar Trucks to Deliver FedEx Packages Using Aurora’s Autonomous Technology

Aurora Innovation, a California-based self-driving technology company announced it is collaborating, with Paccar to launch a commercial pilot of autonomous trucks hauling goods for package delivery firm FedEx. The Paccar trucks will be equipped with Aurora’s autonomous technology to haul FedEx loads between Dallas and Houston on one of America’s busiest routes, the 500-mile round trip I-45 corridor. The pilot marks the next phase of a partnership among the three companies that was announced in January. The trucks will operate … Continue reading “Paccar Trucks to Deliver FedEx Packages Using Aurora’s Autonomous Technology”

FedEx Crushes Earnings as Revenues Soar From Stay Home Economy and Bargain Fuel Prices

FedEx reported a huge beat in second quarter earnings after a series dissappointing earnings affected severeing  its Amazon  contracts. $FDX was up over 8% after hours. FedEx had been wounded by a slow European economy but is benefiting from the stay at home world at cheap het fuel and diesel.

Amazon Battles Add To FedEx Uncertainty After Earnings Miss

More bad news for FedEx after dissappointing earnings last week, Sunday, Amazon announced third-party sellers could not use $FDX’s Ground and Home shipping for Prime services. FedEx wounded by slow European economy and the trade war took a hit.

FedEx Earnings Miss Warns of Trade Wars Policy Uncertainty

FedEx Corp reported worse than expected first quarter 2020 earnings after the close Tuesday. The trade war has hurt $FDX more than most with it’s large China presence seeing it lower its guidance for full-year 2020. $FDX was trading down about 9% after hours.

FedEx Earnings Beat, Warns of Amazon and Trade Wars Impact

FedEx Corp reported better than expected earnings after the close Tuesday with largely negative expectations as the trade war has hurt $FDX more than most with it’s large China presence. Lower FedEx International Priority package and freight revenues at FedEx Express hurt.

FedEx Earnings Miss, Lowers Guidance on International Growth Trends

FedEx Corp reported after the close Tuesday missing expectations on tax benefits and with costs and wage rises. $FDX also lowered guidance giving us insight into the slowing international global trade growth trends and threats from online retail giant $AMZN and rivals $UPS and DHL.