High fuel costs and the need for large capex has kept many investors out of trucking stocks. One name in particular, though, that investors should start paying attention to is Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE:RRTS). That's because Roadrunner is not your typical trucking company.
The company is making the transition to an asset-light business model, while also making some key acquisitions as the company looks to beef up its businesses. These opportunities offer significant upside to its margins, especially since the company's operating margin is only 6.3%. Getting the operating margin higher can really drive the bottom-line and boost the company's share price.
As you can see, the share price has been quite volatile over the past few months....
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