MONDOVI, Wis., Oct. 19, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marten Transport, Ltd. (Nasdaq:MRTN) today reported a 57.9% increase in net income to $5.5 million, or 25 cents per diluted share, for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010, from $3.5 million, or 16 cents per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2009. The third-quarter earnings also improved sequentially from 2010 second-quarter net income of $5.2 million, or 23 cents per diluted share. For the nine-month period of 2010, net income increased to $14.5 million, or 66 cents per diluted share, compared with $12.0 million, or 55 cents per diluted share, for the same nine-month period of 2009.
Marten Transport Announces Third Quarter Results; Net Income Increases 57.9%
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