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12/13/16Wabash National Corporation Reinstates $0.06 Quarterly Dividend Payment
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Dec. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailer and liquid transportation systems, today announced a reinstatement of a dividend program under which the company will pay a regular quarterly cash dividend to stockholders of its common stock.                                                                         “The decision by the Board of Directors to declare... 
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12/05/16Wabash National’s All-Composite Refrigerated Trailer Moves Closer to Production with Fourth Launch Customer
Leonard's Express joins three other fleets in launching industry’s first composite reeferLAFAYETTE, Ind. — Dec. 5, 2016 — Today Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) announces commitment from a fourth fleet to join the company’s launch program for its Cold Chain Series refrigerated van trailer made with molded structural composites—the first trailer of its kind.Leonard’s Express joins Werner Enterprises, K&B Transportation and Combined Transport—with dealers Regional... 
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11/03/16Wabash National Expands Dealer Network with Maudlin International
LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Nov. 3, 2016 — Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, today announced the addition of Maudlin International to its dealer network.Maudlin is authorized to sell and service Wabash National® dry and refrigerated van trailers, dry and refrigerated truck bodies, and Transcraft® and Benson® brand platform trailers throughout north, centra... 
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10/24/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2016 Results; Delivers Year-Over-Year Earnings Growth for 11th Consecutive Quarter
Third quarter net income per diluted share of $0.51 increases $0.04 per share, or 9 percent, over prior year Non-GAAP earnings of $0.50 per diluted share exceeds prior year period by $0.03 per share, or 6 percent Gross margin and operating income margin of 18.0 percent and 11.8 percent, respectively, represents year over year improvements of 180 basis points and 120 basis points, respectively Strong operating performances continue as trailing twelve-month operating income margins incre... 
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10/05/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Oct. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) today announced it will conduct a conference call to review and discuss its third quarter results on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. EDT.  Wabash National is scheduled to release its results on Monday, October 24, 2016, after the close of the financial markets.  The phone number to access the conference call is 888-771-4371, participant code 43560432.  A live audio webcast of the call will be ... 
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09/26/16Wabash National Corporation Raises $400,000 for Charity with Support from Suppliers
Nearly 400 Wabash National suppliers and associates participate in charity golf outing and auction LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) raised $400,000 for 17 community organizations at its annual charity golf outing on September 22, held in conjunction with the company’s annual Supplier Conference, which took place on September 23. “Every year I am impressed by the generosity of our supplier partners who support us in giving back to our ... 
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09/23/16Wabash National Corporation Recognizes Outstanding Suppliers at Annual Conference
Dow Chemical wins top award; 28 companies earn other performance awards LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) recognized top suppliers today during its annual Supplier Conference. More than 300 attendees representing 240 companies attended the conference in Lafayette, Indiana, during which 29 suppliers received awards for exceptional performance. “We strongly value a collaborative relationship with all of our supplier partners,” commented ... 
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09/20/16Wabash National Corporation Signs Exclusive Agreement with EconCore N.V. to Offer New Composite Technology in North America
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailer and liquid transportation systems, has announced a new agreement with EconCore N.V., the technology leader for continuous production of honeycomb sandwich materials, to execute EconCore’s patented honeycomb core production technology in North America. Wabash National has the exclusive rights to manufacture and sel... 
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09/19/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Appointment of Brent Yeagy as President and COO and as a Director of the Company
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, today announced the appointment of Brent Yeagy as President and Chief Operating Officer. In addition, Mr. Yeagy was named to the Board of Directors of the corporation. Both appointments are effective on October 1, 2016. “Our strategy to diversify and grow the business over thes... 
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08/19/16Wabash National Corporation to Present at the Seaport Global Industrials Conference
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Aug. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, today announced Jeff Taylor, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Mike Pettit, Vice President – Finance and Investor Relations, will conduct one-on-one meetings to discuss the company’s business prospects with securities analysts and institutional investors at t... 
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07/26/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results; Delivers Best Ever Operating Performance in Company History and Increases Full-Year Outlook
Second quarter net income per diluted share of $0.53 increases 29 percent over prior year Non-GAAP earnings of $0.55 per diluted share exceeds prior year period by 67 percent Record quarter of operating income totaling $58.9 million increases 40 percent over prior year Record gross margin and operating income margin of 19.3 percent and 12.5 percent, respectively Reports full-year earnings guidance of $1.78 - $1.88 per diluted share representing a year over year improvement of 22 pe... 
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07/12/16Wabash National Earns Spot in Top 25 of Best Manufacturers Ranking
LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) was again named a “50 Best U.S. Manufacturer” by IndustryWeek magazine in its July/August 2016 issue, making the second largest jump of any company on the list from #46 to #24. This is the fourth time Wabash National has been honored as an IW U.S. 50, having also been recognized on the list in 2006, 2013 and 2015. “When being compared to the largest and best performing publicly traded manufacturers in ... 
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06/30/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date
LAFAYETTE, Ind., June 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) today announced it will conduct a conference call to review and discuss its second quarter results on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. EDT.  Wabash National is scheduled to release its results on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, after the close of the financial markets.  The phone number to access the conference call is 888-771-4371, participant code 42901491.  A live audio webcast of the call will be av... 
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06/22/16Wabash National Corporation Enhances Indirect Distribution Channel with Retail Segment Realignment and Consolidation
LAFAYETTE, Ind., June 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, announced today it is realigning its Retail segment under Commercial Trailer Products and Diversified Products, in conjunction with transitioning a company-owned retail store to an independent dealer. Dick Giromini, president and chief executive officer, explained, “We have ma... 
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05/17/16Wabash National Corporation to Present at Avondale Industrial and Citi Small and Mid Cap Conferences
LAFAYETTE, Ind., May 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, today announced Jeff Taylor, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Mike Pettit, Vice President – Finance and Investor Relations, will conduct one-on-one meetings to discuss the company’s business prospects with securities analysts and institutional investors at th... 
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04/26/16Wabash National Corporation Announces First Quarter 2016 Results; Reports Best First Quarter Performance in Company History and Increases Full-Year Outlook
First quarter GAAP and non-GAAP earnings of $0.42 per diluted share exceeds prior year period by 180 percent and 121 percent, respectively Net sales of $448 million for first quarter 2016 represents best first quarter in company history Record first quarter operating income of $48.2M increases 77 percent over prior year Record gross margin and operating income margin of 17.8 percent and 10.8 percent, respectively Non-GAAP full-year adjusted earnings guidance increases to $1.65 - $1.7... 
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04/11/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date
LAFAYETTE, Ind., April 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) today announced it will conduct a conference call to review and discuss its first quarter results on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. EDT.  Wabash National is scheduled to release its results on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, after the close of the financial markets.  The phone number to access the conference call is 888-771-4371, participant code 42294454.  A live audio webcast of the call will be ... 
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02/24/16Wabash National to Showcase Breakthrough Solutions at ATA’s Technology and Maintenance Council Exhibition
Company Introduces New Molded Structural Composite Technology in Trailer and Truck Body Lines LAFAYETTE, Ind., Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) will introduce a range of breakthrough technologies and designs in its line of cold chain and final mile transportation equipment at the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting February 29–March 3 in Nashville, Tennessee. The company’s exhibit will feature... 
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02/03/16Wabash National Corporation to Present at Stifel and BB&T Capital Markets Investor Conferences
Media Contact: Dana Stelsel Corporate Communications Manager (765) 771-5766 dana.stelsel@wabashnational.com Investor Relations: Mike Pettit Vice President Finance and Investor Relations 765-771-5581 michael.pettit@wabashnational.com --> LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Feb. 3, 2016 – Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), a diversified manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, today announced... 
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02/02/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results
Fourth quarter and full year GAAP earnings of $0.50 and $1.50 per diluted share, up 85.2 percent and 76.5 percent, respectively, over prior year period Fourth quarter and full year non-GAAP adjusted earnings of $0.51 and $1.49 per diluted share, up 88.9 percent and 67.4 percent, respectively over prior year period New $100 million share repurchase program approved by Board of Directors    Net sales of $2.03 billion, a record for the fourth consecutive year and up 9 percent over prior y... 
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02/02/16Wabash National Corporation Announces $100 Million Stock Repurchase Program
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Feb. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (“Wabash” or “the Company”) (NYSE:WNC) today announced that its board of directors has authorized the Company to repurchase up to $100 million of its common stock over a two-year period. This is a new repurchase authorization as the $60 million previously authorized in December 2014 has been fully utilized. Stock repurchases under this program may be made in the open market or in private transactions at times and in... 
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01/12/16Wabash National Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Jan. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) today announced it will conduct a conference call to review and discuss its fourth quarter and year-end financial results on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. EST.  Wabash National is scheduled to release its results on Tuesday, February 2, 2016, after the close of the financial markets.  The phone number to access the conference call is 888-771-4371, participant code 41621715.  A live audio w... 
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