JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ: LSTR) reported revenue from continuing operations of $692 million in the 2013 fourth quarter, record revenue from continuing operations for a thirteen week fourth quarter. Revenue from continuing operations in the 2012 fourth quarter was $685 million. Landstar reported diluted earnings per share for the 2013 fourth quarter of $1.30 compared to diluted earnings per share of $0.73 in the 2012 fourth quarter. As previously reported, the Company completed the sale of its Landstar Supply Chain Solutions companies ("LSCS") on December 28, 2013, the last day of the Company's 2013 fiscal year, to XPO Logistics, Inc. and as a result, Landstar has reported the historical results of operations of LSCS and gain on sale of LSCS as a discontinued operation. Included in diluted earnings per share in the 2013 fourth quarter was a gain on the sale of LSCS of $0.72. The results of operations of LSCS contributed earnings per diluted share of $0.03 and $0.02 in the 2013 and 2012 fourth quarters, respectively. The sale of LSCS generated cash proceeds, net of estimated income taxes and transaction costs, of $53 million in the 2013 fourth quarter.
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