Werner Enterprises reported Wednesday, July 19, that operating revenues and net income both improved for the second quarter ended June 30. Operating revenues increased 9 percent to $528.9 million compared to $485.8 million in the second quarter of 2005. Net income increased 11 percent to $28.0 million compared to $25.3 million in the second quarter of 2005.
“By focusing on the fundamentals of the company’s truckload business and growing the revenues and operating income of its value-added services business, Werner produced another good quarter,” said Clarence “C.L.” Werner, chairman and chief executive officer of Omaha, Neb.-based Werner. “Thanks to the significant contributions of the outstanding men and women of Werner Enterprises, the company achieved its 19th consecutive quarter of improved year-over-year earnings.”