Press Releases


First Quarter Earnings Release
April 18, 2019
Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019. Read More >


First Quarter Dividend
March 12, 2019
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


Conference Participation
February 4, 2019
Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced that on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, Chris Strain, Chief Financial Officer and Josh Helmich, Vice President - Controller, will present at the Stifel 2019 Transportation & Logistics Conference at 8:45 am (eastern time). Read More >


Fourth Quarter Earnings Release
January 22, 2019
Heartland Express, Inc. announced today financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. Read More >


Fourth Quarter Dividend
November 19, 2018
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


Participation in Upcoming Conference
October 31, 2018
Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced that on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Mike Gerdin, Chief Executive Officer and Chris Strain, Chief Financial Officer, will present at Baird’s 2018 Global Industrials Conference at 12:00 pm (central time). Read More >


Third Quarter Earnings Release
October 17, 2018
Heartland Express, Inc. announced today financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2018.  Read More >


15th Quest for Quality Award
October 12, 2018
Heartland Express is pleased to announce it has been recognized with Logistics Management Magazine’s Quest for Quality Award. Read More >


Third Quarter Dividend
September 11, 2018
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


FedEx Platinum Award and Core Carrier of the Year 2018
August 31, 2018
Heartland Express has been awarded both the FedEx Express “Platinum Award for 99.96% On-Time Service” and “Core Carrier of the Year” award.  Read More >


Second Quarter Earnings Release
July 19, 2018
Heartland Express has announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018.  Read More >


Driver Pay Increase Release
July 3, 2018
Heartland Express announced today that it is raising pay in all of their divisions across the company for mileage drivers, owner operators, hourly, salaried drivers, and teams.  The pay increase will take effect on July 7th, 2018.  Read More >


Second Quarter Dividend
June 12, 2018
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


Participation in Upcoming Conference
May 23, 2018
Heartland Express, Inc. announced that on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, Mike Gerdin, Chief Executive Officer and Chris Strain, Chief Financial Officer will present at the 2018 KeyBanc Industrials & Basic Materials Conference at 12:05 pm (central time). Read More >


First Quarter Earnings Release
April 25, 2018
Heartland Express Chief Executive Officer Michael Gerdin, commented on the quarterly operating results and ongoing initiatives of the Company, "I am excited to report our results for the three months ended March 31, 2018 which are our strongest operating results delivered to date since our acquisition of Interstate Distributor Co. Read More >


First Quarter Dividend
March 13, 2018
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


Fourth Quarter Earnings Release
February 12, 2018
Heartland Express, Inc. announced today financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. Read More >


Fourth Quarter Dividend
November 27, 2017
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


CFO Retirement Announcement
November 1, 2017
Heartland Express, Inc. today announced that John P. Cosaert has retired as Executive Vice President of Finance, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Read More >


Third Quarter Earnings Release
October 27, 2017
Heartland Express, Inc. announced today financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2017. Read More >


SmartWay® Excellence Award
October 23, 2017
Heartland Express, Inc. (www.heartlandexpress.com) (HTLD) was honored with a SmartWay® Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency. Read More >


Third Quarter Dividend
September 12, 2017
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


Second Quarter Earnings Release
August 2, 2017
Heartland Express has announced financial results for for the year ended June 30, 2017. Read More >


Heartland Express Acquires Interstate Distributor Co.
July 6, 2017
Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) (“Heartland”), one of North America’s largest and most profitable truckload transportation companies, announced today that it has acquired 100% of the outstanding stock of Interstate Distributer Co. of Tacoma, Washington (“IDC”) from Saltchuk Resources, Inc. (“Saltchuk”). Read More >


First Quarter Earnings Release
April 21, 2017
Heartland Express has announced financial results for for the year ended March 31, 2017.  Net Income of $14.0 million, Earnings per Share of $0.17, Operating Revenues of $130 million, Operating Ratio of 85.1%, and a Cash Balance of $159.2 million, a $30.7 million increase since December 31, 2016. Read More >


First Quarter Dividend
March 14, 2017
The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Read More >


Fourth Quarter Earnings Release
January 26, 2017
Heartland Express has announced financial results for for the year ended December 31, 2016. Read More >