PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE: KNX), one of North America’s largest and most diversified truckload transportation companies, is proud to announce being named one of America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes magazine.
''Knight Transportation is honored to be ranked on the Forbes Most Trustworthy Companies list with many other well respected companies. Our business is built on a culture of integrity, hard work, and dedication. We are committed to operating our business with a high level of credibility and to bringing value to all of our stakeholders,'' said Kevin Knight, Chairman and CEO.
Knight Transportation ranked in the top 10 among mid cap level companies ($1-5 billion annual revenue) with an AGR score of 96 out of 100 points.
Each year Forbes tasks GMI Ratings to review the accounting and governance behaviors of approximately 8,000 publicly traded companies in North America. Several factors are considered such as consistency, accounting transparency, appropriate management practices and lack of high risk events in order to rate companies with an AGR or Aggressive Accounting and Governance Risk score. Companies with the strongest AGRs are sorted based on cap level and ranked according to highest score.
To view the Forbes list, go to Forbes.com.
Knight Transportation, Inc. is a provider of multiple truckload transportation services using a nationwide network of service centers in the U.S. to serve customers throughout North America. In addition to operating one of the country’s largest tractor fleets, Knight also partners with third-party equipment providers to provide a broad range of truckload services to its customers while creating quality driving jobs for our driving associates and successful business opportunities for owner-operators.