What a bunch of B.S.!

Discussion in 'ABF Freight System' started by AkitaDog, Nov 11, 2013.

  1. AkitaDog

    AkitaDog Well-Known Member

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    So they needed us to give back! They made 14.0 million and o.r. was 94.6 for ABF freight for the 3rdQ while we were still at full rate! Who's B.S.ing who?:wtflol:
     
  2. papajohn

    papajohn Well-Known Member

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    I am still not convinced they lost money at all... They had 200 million on hand in 2010, Bought Albert, and Panther.. They paid out 80 Million Cash for Panther... In 2013 they still have roughly 120 Million on hand. I still can't see where they lost money!!!

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    BETWEEN THE IBT AND ABF, THEY WERE ABLE TO CONVINCE THE MAJORITY THAT THEY CAN'T COMPETE, AND THE COMPANY IS DOOMED...

    MAKES YOU WONDER DON'T IT
     
  3. Rollin62

    Rollin62 Well-Known Member

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    The new profit sharing plan is gonna be nice a nice incentive.
     
  4. Cab Lizzard

    Cab Lizzard Well-Known Member

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    Rollin my boy don't spend that check just yet.
    I hope I have to eat my words and am still alive to do so but I DO NOT TRUST CORPORATE AMERICA any farther than I can see ( and that's getting worse with age )
    When the dust settles and the YRC thing gets solved one way or the other. Watch the nons put it to their employees some more....
    Good luck to all involved in the race to the bottom..........................
     
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  5. Homesick

    Homesick Do I really exist if you've never seen me?

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    I would have liked to hear a question and answer season on the ABFS conference call but it was not to be. For those of you who would like to hear what Judy has to say call 1-800-633-8284 Reference #21675784. The call was about 30 minutes long and is free. Be smarter than other, learn something, listen to the call, please. And if you’re worried about giving your name; your name can be John Doe from Doe Corp or press any key to skip.
     
  6. Homesick

    Homesick Do I really exist if you've never seen me?

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    I love your optimism.
     
  7. Stoney

    Stoney Well-Known Member

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    Cry much? Grow a pair and move on.
     
  8. Seamus20

    Seamus20 Active Member

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    The only people who should be shocked or outraged is the one's who voted yes. I don't know how anyone could've not knew with all the public information available that they were in duress. Now they are saving a minimum of $ 1,000,000 A WEEK that you were kind enough to give them back........NOW If you voted Yes this time....then burn me once shame on ABF, burn you twice shame on YOU
     
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  9. Rollin62

    Rollin62 Well-Known Member

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    Great!! We need some new power units. Roll out the new bull dogs
     
  10. Rollin62

    Rollin62 Well-Known Member

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    Some of you guys think if we're not operating with an OR of 100 or more, the company is screwing us. Corporations are in buisness to make money. They could give two squirts less on how you budget your money. I'm actually relieved they made money and have some smart people In management. Has anybody been to the the yrc board lately? It's exhausting
     
  11. AkitaDog

    AkitaDog Well-Known Member

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    Hey Stoney your still# :fingure: in my book!
     
  12. Stoney

    Stoney Well-Known Member

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    That hurts. Take it back or I'll tell your mommy what you said.
     
  13. AkitaDog

    AkitaDog Well-Known Member

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    You started it so there!:crybaby:
     
  14. Homesick

    Homesick Do I really exist if you've never seen me?

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    Rollin, quick question; what will be your response if ABF increases the dividend? They already spend $3million on dividends instead of buying equipment.
     
  15. cracker

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    Do any of you guy's know what it's like running line haul out of the S.Chicago terminal? Would a newbie run open board and be out all week or be home during the week? That terminal is out off Hwy 30 right? thanks for any information..
     
  16. ABFer

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    For starters I think we should all be outraged. The yes voters should be outraged at the company and the no voters should be outraged at the yes voters, we told them so but they wouldn't listen. Those of us who have been around the block a few times knew it and tried to explain it but some (about 52%) just couldn't seem to get it. :ranting2:

    P.S. now I see why the yes voters are still ashamed of themselves and hiding in the closet.
     
  17. GO40

    GO40 Well-Known Member

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    Is our vacation still determined by our anniversary date or contract date?
     
  18. ABFer

    ABFer Well-Known Member

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    Anniversary date as far as I know.
     
  19. roadboss

    roadboss Well-Known Member

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    You haven't been around long enough newbie ,grab your **** and grab your socks,It's gonna hurt.
     
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  20. roadboss

    roadboss Well-Known Member

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    Don't forget,Every Friday when you get paid assume the position and say.Yes Sir may I please have another.You have no balls,You wish you had only in your dreams.
     

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