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ACT Research: Used Truck Prices Dropped 1% M/M, but Rose 10% YTD, While Unit Sales Fell 8% M/M and 17% YTD

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Jun 27, 2019 7:00:00 AM

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks in May was virtually flat, dropping just 1% month-over-month. Longer term, prices were up 10% year-to-date and 6% higher compared to May of 2018, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research. The report also indicated used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes fell 8% m/m, 22% y/y, and 17% year-to-date compared to the first five months of 2018. On a month-over-month basis, average mileage dropped 1%, while average age was up 5%.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fell M/M, Y/Y and YTD Again in May

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Jun 17, 2019 10:20:11 AM

Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) fell 14% month-over-month in May, the second consecutive sequential drop, according to the latest preliminary release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks published by ACT Research. Additionally, the report indicated that longer-term comparisons yielded a 22% decline compared to May 2018, as well as a year-to-date drop of 16%.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Used Truck Prices Rose 6% M/M and 12% YTD, with Unit Sales Dropping 6% M/M and 16% YTD

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on May 28, 2019 12:09:00 PM

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks in April was up 6% month-over-month and 12% higher year-to-date, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research. The report also indicated used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes fell 6% m/m and were 15% lower compared to April 2018. On a month-over-month basis, average mileage dropped 2%, while average age was down 4%.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fell M/M, Y/Y and YTD in April

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on May 15, 2019 9:38:53 AM

Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) fell 5% month-over-month in April, following an uptick in March, according to the latest preliminary release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks published by ACT Research. Additionally, the report indicated that longer-term comparisons yielded a 13% decline compared to April 2018, as well as a year-to-date drop of 16%.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Used Truck Prices Fell 5% M/M, but Rose 10% YTD

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on May 3, 2019 9:39:22 AM

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks in March was down 5% month-over-month, but remained 10% higher year-to-date, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research. The report also indicated used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes rose 25% m/m, but were 14% lower compared to March 2018. On a month-over-month basis, average mileage increased 2%, while average age grew 3%.

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Topics: NA CV OUTLOOK, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Declined in February

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Mar 13, 2019 4:30:08 PM

Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) declined moderately in February, falling 5% m/m and erasing a portion of January’s 10% improvement, according to the latest preliminary release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks published by ACT Research. However, the report indicated that longer-term comparisons yielded a 20% decline compared to February 2018.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Y/Y Used Truck Prices Opened 2019 Up 10%; Sales Fell 12%

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Feb 26, 2019 3:59:09 PM

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks in January was up 10% year-over-year, when compared to January of 2018, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research. The report also indicated that used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes fell 12% y/y, but rose 10% when compared to December of 2018. On a year-over-year basis, average mileage rose slightly, up 2%, while average age was up 8% from a year ago.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Ticked Up in January

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Feb 13, 2019 4:38:47 PM

Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) improved moderately in January, rising 4% month-over-month, following two sequential declines, according to the latest preliminary release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks published by ACT Research. However, the report indicated that longer-term comparisons yielded a 19% decline compared to January 2018.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Used Truck Prices Rose 10% in 2018, With Sales Volumes Increasing 8%

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Jan 25, 2019 4:31:45 PM

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks sold in 2018 was up 10% compared to 2017, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research. The report also indicated that used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes fell 9% m/m, but rose 8% for full-year 2018. Average mileage was flat compared to 2017, while average age declined 3% in 2018.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fall Again, But Not To A Particularly Concerning Degree

Posted by Jennifer McNealy on Jan 14, 2019 4:06:16 PM

Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) slipped for a second consecutive month in December (-7%), marking the first time since January 2016 that same dealer sales have fallen below 2,000 units, according to the latest preliminary release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks published by ACT Research. However, the report indicated that this is not particularly concerning, in and of itself.

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Topics: Press Releases, Used Trucks

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