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Heartland Express is a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier. The Company concentrates primarily on short- to medium-haul, asset-based dry van truckload services in regional markets near our terminals, where the average trip is approximately one day. It also offers primarily asset-based dry van service to the customers along with temperature-controlled truckload services.

TypePublic
Founded1978
HQNorth Liberty, IA, US
Websiteheartlandexpress.com
Employee Ratings3.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,050(+18%)
Job Openings25
Revenue (FY, 2020)$645.3 M(+9%)
Share Price (May 2021)$19.1(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Heartland Express

Michael Gerdin

Michael Gerdin

Chairman and CEO
Russell Gerdin

Russell Gerdin

Founder
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Heartland Express Office Locations

Heartland Express has an office in North Liberty
North Liberty, IA, US (HQ)
901 N Kansas Ave
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Heartland Express Financials and Metrics

Heartland Express Revenue

Heartland Express's revenue was reported to be $645.26 m in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

645.3m

Net income (FY, 2020)

70.8m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

93.4m

Market capitalization (3-May-2021)

1.5b

Closing stock price (3-May-2021)

19.1

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

113.9m
Heartland Express's current market capitalization is $1.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

499.5m528.6m545.7m582.3m871.4m736.3m612.9m607.3m610.8m596.8m645.3m

Revenue growth, %

50%(15%)(17%)

Sales and marketing expense

1.2m1.0m900.0k2.7m

Operating expense total

14.2m15.8m15.6m20.1m34.0m28.6m13.4m24.7m21.5m22.8m26.4m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Heartland Express Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Countries

222
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Heartland Express Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Heartland Express Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Heartland Express Online and Social Media Presence

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Heartland Express Company Culture

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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Heartland Express News and Updates

Heartland Express, Inc. Reports Revenues and Earnings for the First Quarter of 2021

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, April 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2021.

Heartland Express, Inc. Reports Revenues, Earnings and Record High Stockholders' Equity for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2020

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Jan. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2020.

Heartland Express, Inc. Receives US EPA 2020 SmartWay Excellence Award

Award Recipients are Top Environmental Performers and Leaders for Freight Supply Chain Efficiency Award Recipients are Top Environmental Performers and Leaders for Freight Supply Chain Efficiency

Heartland Express Inc. Announces Increase to Driver Pay Package With 5th Driver Pay Increase in Last 6 Years

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Nov. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (www.heartlandexpress.com) (Nasdaq: HTLD), an industry leader in financial performance within the dry van truckload industry and delivering premium customer service to its customers, is pleased to announce substantial e…

Heartland Express, Inc. Reports Revenues and Earnings for the Third Quarter of 2020

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Oct. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020.

Heartland Express Announces Pricing of Secondary Public Offering of Common Stock

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, July 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (“Heartland”) (NASDAQ: HTLD) today announced an agreement pursuant to which an underwriter has agreed to purchase 3,260,870 shares of Heartland’s common stock from a selling stockholder, which will be offered to the pub…
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Heartland Express Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Heartland Express founded?

    Heartland Express was founded in 1978.

  • Who are Heartland Express key executives?

    Heartland Express's key executives are Michael Gerdin and Russell Gerdin.

  • How many employees does Heartland Express have?

    Heartland Express has 4,050 employees.

  • What is Heartland Express revenue?

    Latest Heartland Express annual revenue is $645.3 m.

  • What is Heartland Express revenue per employee?

    Latest Heartland Express revenue per employee is $159.3 k.

  • Who are Heartland Express competitors?

    Competitors of Heartland Express include PeriShip, Ecom Express and Epic Freight Solutions.

  • Where is Heartland Express headquarters?

    Heartland Express headquarters is located at 901 N Kansas Ave, North Liberty.

  • Where are Heartland Express offices?

    Heartland Express has an office in North Liberty.

  • How many offices does Heartland Express have?

    Heartland Express has 1 office.