Databases

ACT Research produces 3 database reports covering the economy as a whole as well as publicly traded truck and less-than-truck carriers.

ACT Economic Database

The ACT Research Economic Database is a quick track, one-stop report for over 100 US economic data statistics that impact the commercial vehicle markets.

Freight Database

This database is published quarterly and reviews the quarterly and annual data information that informs the Freight Forecast.

Publicly Traded Truckload Carriers Database

This database is published quarterly and reviews the quarterly and annual financial information for 14 publically traded carriers, as reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Publicly Traded Less-Than-Truckload Carriers Database

This database is published quarterly and reviews the quarterly and annual financial information for 6 publically traded carriers, as reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Regardless of the economic or industrial sector, anyone doing business in the US economy should subscribe to this database.
The one-stop location for US economic data can be an invaluable tool for those tasks with a company’s business development, sales, and planning, as well as those in the executive suite and those responsible for making sure top management has a complete picture of the US business environment from different aspects.

With this report, you will receive monthly and quarterly data charts for your ease of use. The database is released multiple times each month with new data releases sent directly to subscriber emails. Comparison information is broken down both quarterly and month in month-over-month, quarter-over-quarter, and year-over-year reports.

Because business doesn’t happen in a vacuum, having one place to go for the top US economic data makes it easier than ever for decision-makers to consider impact factors in and outside their particular industrial or financial segments.
With its ready-to-use graphs and a quick-reference index, finding US economic data has never been easier.
While subscribers are encouraged to take advantage of the pre-designed graphs, the historical data provided in an Excel format gives each user the opportunity to assess and compare data as necessary for his or her unique organization’s perspective.

If your business is interested in taking the North America Commercial Vehicle Outlook, we also recommend:

ACT N.A. Commercial Vehicle Outlook
ACT Freight Forecast: U.S. Rate & Volume Outlook
SOI: N.A. Classes 5-8 Vehicles

This report is available for purchase by selecting the Subscribe button below, or by clicking the link HERE.

The Freight Database is a report for those supply, truck, and supply chain organizations looking for the hard data impacting the freight market.

The ACT Freight Database is a monthly report that includes key historical volume and pricing data for TL, LTL, railroads, air cargo and port activity. A lot of freight data are widely available, so what’s in there that you may not have?
Weekly Rail volumes by railroad and AAR category back to 2000
Monthly LTL tonnage for the public carriers since 2007
Monthly container import and export activity from the top twelve North American ports
Monthly Truckload spot market data since 2009

This report is utilized to understand trends in North American freight markets including truck, rail, air, and ocean.

If your business is interested in taking the North America Commercial Vehicle Outlook, we also recommend:

ACT Freight Forecast: U.S. Rate & Volume Outlook

Publicly Traded Truckload Carrier Database

Publicly Traded Less-Than-Truckload Carrier Database

ACT Economic Database

This report is available for purchase by selecting the Subscribe button below, or by clicking the link HERE.

The Publicly Traded Truckload Database is a report for those logistics firms, investment firms, shippers and transportation equipment firms wanting to better understand the freight markets.

This database is published quarterly and reviews the quarterly and annual financial information for 14* publicly traded carriers, as reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The Publicly Traded For-Hire Truckload Carriers Database also contains segment detail in cases where companies have more than one segment in order to compare operations as consistently as possible. Note that not all carriers report all statistics. Where necessary and possible, we have derived or modeled missing data points.

*Celadon, Covenant, Daeske, Heartland, JB Hunt, Knight-Swift, Landstar, Marten, PAM, Schneider, Universal Truckload Service, USA Truck, US Xpress, and Werner.

Other businesses are utilizing this report to understand the financial and operating performance of the Truckload sector.

If your business is interested in taking the North America Commercial Vehicle Outlook, we also recommend:

ACT Freight Forecast: U.S. Rate & Volume Outlook

Publicly Traded Less-Than-Truckload Carrier Database

ACT Economic Database

This report is available for purchase by selecting the Subscribe button below, or by clicking the link HERE.

The Publicly Traded Truckload Database is a report for those logistics firms, investment firms, shippers and transportation equipment firms wanting to better understand the freight markets.

This database is published quarterly and reviews the quarterly and annual financial information for 6* publicly traded less-than-truckload carriers, as reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The Publicly Traded For-Hire LTL Carriers Database also contains segment detail in cases where companies have more than one segment in order to compare operations as consistently as possible. Note that not all carriers report all statistics. Where necessary and possible, we have derived or modeled missing data points.

*XPO Logistics, Old Dominion, Saia, ArcBest, Forward Air and YRC Worldwide.

Other businesses are utilizing this report to understand the financial and operating performance of the Truckload sector.

If your business is interested in taking the North America Commercial Vehicle Outlook, we also recommend:

ACT Freight Forecast: U.S. Rate & Volume Outlook

Publicly Traded Truckload Carrier Database

ACT Economic Database

This report is available for purchase by selecting the Subscribe button below, or by clicking the link HERE.