SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) June 5, 2019
LANDSTAR SYSTEM, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|13410 Sutton Park Drive South, Jacksonville, Florida||32224|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
As previously announced, on June 5, 2019, James B. Gattoni, President and Chief Executive Officer of Landstar System, Inc. (the Company), will appear at approximately 4:25 EST on behalf of the Company at Deutsche Banks 10th Annual Global Industrials and Materials Summit in Chicago, Illinois. It is anticipated that Mr. Gattoni will provide an update with respect to the Companys revenue and earnings per diluted share guidance provided in its 2019 first quarter earnings release, a copy of which was included as an exhibit to a Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 24, 2019. Mr. Gattoni intends to state during his webcast remarks at the conference that based on recent market conditions and, in particular, a challenging pricing environment with respect to the Companys truckload services, the Company anticipates that it may not achieve the bottom end of the range of estimates for revenue and earnings per diluted share it provided on April 24, 2019.
The information furnished under Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933.
The following is a safe harbor statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Statements contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K that are not based on historical facts are forward-looking statements. This Form 8-K contains forward-looking statements, such as statements which relate to Landstars business objectives, plans, strategies and expectations. Terms such as anticipates, believes, estimates, intention, expects, plans, predicts, may, should, could, will, the negative thereof and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are by nature subject to uncertainties and risks, including but not limited to: an increase in the frequency or severity of accidents or other claims; unfavorable development of existing accident claims; dependence on third party insurance companies; dependence on independent commission sales agents; dependence on third party capacity providers; decreased demand for transportation services; U.S. foreign trade relationships; substantial industry competition; disruptions or failures in the Companys computer systems; cyber and other information security incidents; dependence on key vendors; changes in fuel taxes; status of independent contractors; regulatory and legislative changes; regulations focused on diesel emissions and other air quality matters; catastrophic loss of a Company facility; intellectual property; unclaimed property; and other operational, financial or legal risks or uncertainties detailed in the Companys Form 10-K for the 2018 fiscal year, described in Item 1A Risk Factors, and in other SEC filings from time to time. These risks and uncertainties could cause actual results or events to differ materially from historical results or those anticipated. Investors should not place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, and the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|LANDSTAR SYSTEM, INC.|
|Date: June 5, 2019||By:||/s/ L. Kevin Stout|
|Name:||L. Kevin Stout|
|Title:||Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|