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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): January 20, 2021
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
297 West Henri De Tonti, Tontitown, Arkansas 72770
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Common Stock, $.01 par value
NASDAQ Global Market
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Item 2.02
Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 20, 2021, P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. issued a news release announcing its financial results for the year and quarter ending December 31, 2020. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information contained in this report and the exhibit hereto shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
The information herein (including the exhibit hereto) may contain "forward-looking statements" that are made pursuant to the safe-harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and otherwise may be protected. Such statements are made based on the current beliefs and expectations of the Company's management and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ from those anticipated by forward-looking statements.
Please refer to the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for information concerning risks, uncertainties and other factors that may affect future results.
Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are furnished with this Report:
99.1 News release issued by the Registrant on January 20, 2021.
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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.
Date:  January 20, 2021  
/s/ Allen W. West
Allen W. West
Vice President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer

Exhibit Description
News release issued by the Registrant on January 20, 2021