Shipments up on Coal, Intermodal, Grain, Chemicals, and Food compared to 2007.This makes Dubai clearly a side show.It would not shock me to see UNP up $3 tomorrow on this news if the market doesn't panic over Dubai.
Here's the charts and data: http://railfax.transmatch.com/
Rail shipments will be up nicely when all the red numbers in your cite have turned black. Only KSU was up in the latest week.
UP again lead the big four railroads in carloading, down just 1.9% from 2008.Traffic is coming back nicely.