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heartland express inc (HTLD) Details

Heartland Express, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium-haul truckload carrier of general commodities in the United States and Canada. The company provides regional dry van truckload services through its regional terminals; and transports freight for shippers using owned and leased equipment, and independent contractor tractors, as well as temperature-controlled truckload, dedicated truckload, and freight brokerage services. It transports appliances, automotive parts, consumer products, paper products, packaged foodstuffs, and retail goods. The company primarily serves retailers and manufacturers. Heartland Express, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in North Liberty, Iowa.

5,220 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/3/14
Founded in 1978

heartland express inc (HTLD) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $262.4K
Executive Vice President of Operations & Mark...
Total Annual Compensation: $260.0K
Vice President, Secretary and Controller
Total Annual Compensation: $150.0K
Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $133.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

heartland express inc (HTLD) Key Developments

Heartland Express, Inc. Announces Board Changes

On March 25, 2014, Richard O. Jacobson, a member of the Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc., provided notice to the company of his decision not to stand for reelection as a member of the Board at the next Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held May 8, 2014. Mr. Jacobson will continue to serve as a member of the Board, although he will not serve on any committees of the Board until his term expires immediately prior to the Annual Meeting. In light of Mr. Jacobson's resignation as chairman of the Nominating Committee of the Board, the Board has appointed Dr. Tahira K. Hira to serve as chairperson of the Nominating Committee.

Heartland Express, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on April 2, 2014

The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. The $0.02 per share dividend will be paid on April 2, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 21, 2014. A total of approximately $1.8 million will be paid on the company's 87.7 million shares of common stock. This is the company's forty-third consecutive quarterly cash dividend. With the payment of this dividend, the company will have paid a total of $445.2 million in cash dividends, including three special dividends since the dividend program was implemented in the third quarter of 2003.

Heartland Express, Inc. Presents at Stifel Nicolaus 2014 Annual Transportation & Logistics Conference, Feb-12-2014 08:00 AM

Heartland Express, Inc. Presents at Stifel Nicolaus 2014 Annual Transportation & Logistics Conference, Feb-12-2014 08:00 AM. Venue: Eau Palm Beach Resort, Palm Beach, Florida, United States. Speakers: John P. Cosaert, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President of Finance and Treasurer, Michael J. Gerdin, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President.


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