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FreightCar posts wider-than-expected Q3 loss

FreightCar America Inc. posted a much wider-than-expected quarterly loss, hurt by challenging market conditions and low demand for coal-carrying railcars, and said it expects tough competition to continue to hurt pricing. Get the full story »

2 Chicago companies announce acquisitions

Two Chicago-based companies – a railroad freightcar maker and an insurance brokerage – announced acquisitions Wednesday morning. Get the full story »

FreightCar America CFO is leaving

FreightCar America Inc. said Friday that its chief financial officer left the company “to pursue new opportunities,” and named a replacement who will take over Sept. 13. Get the full story »