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Market Analysis and Forecasts

Competitive Comparison of Sleeper Tractors

Looking at the pricing average of trucks three to five years of age, most models moved moderately downwards in June...

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Larger than Expected Pullback in June Retail Pricing

Three to five year-old Class 8 sleeper tractors lost more of their value than anticipated in June, driven mainly by another large group of unusually low-priced 2012 Freightliner Cascadias and a large number of high-mileage 2014 trucks of various makes...

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June Auction Wrapup

June’s auction volume and pricing were essentially identical to May’s. The International ProStar remains the most common truck sold at auction, but results for this and other models were largely unchanged...

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Competitive Comparison of Sleeper Tractors

On average, sleeper tractors three to five years of age sold in May performed similarly to April in the retail channel, with less than 1% separating the two months...

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Wholesale Pricing Declined Modestly in May

Average wholesale (auction plus dealer-to-dealer) pricing for 3-5 year-old sleeper tractors dipped 3.5% from April to May, with the majority of the decline driven by a group of low-priced 2012 ProStars...

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Retail Sleeper Pricing Recovered Modestly in May

As expected, average retail pricing for 3-5 year-old sleeper tractors ticked up 4% in May, coming in similar to March’s figure. Unlike last month, there were no groups of unusually low-priced models negatively impacting our averages...

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Most Medium Duty Segments Down in May

The Class 3-4 cabover segment was defined by older, higher-mileage trucks for a second month in a row. As a result, wholesale pricing for our benchmark group bucked our prediction of a return to trend...

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Competitive Comparison of Sleeper Tractors

Sleeper tractors three to five years of age brought an average of 4.2% less money in April than March. Year-over-year, the first four months of 2016 are running $7,565 (or 10.1%) behind the same period of 2015...

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May Class 8 Auction Wrap-Up

The volume of our benchmark sleeper tractors sold through the nation’s two largest no-reserve auction companies remained subdued in May, with one model responsible for the vast majority of the 15.3% month-over-month increase...

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Fullsize Cargo Van Market Update

To complete our look at the cargo van market, we’ve compiled wholesale (auction plus dealer-to-dealer) selling price data for fullsize vans of model year 2015...

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