NSC - Norfolk Southern Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
151.82
+1.84 (+1.23%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close149.98
Open151.38
Bid0.00 x 3200
Ask0.00 x 1200
Day's Range151.15 - 153.07
52 Week Range111.44 - 158.58
Volume1,748,047
Avg. Volume1,769,909
Market Cap42.896B
Beta1.44
PE Ratio (TTM)7.94
EPS (TTM)19.13
Earnings DateJul 24, 2018 - Jul 30, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.88 (1.86%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-05-03
1y Target Est157.55
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  • Intermodal Growth Boosts Norfolk Southern’s Traffic in Week 23
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Intermodal Growth Boosts Norfolk Southern’s Traffic in Week 23

    In Week 23, eastern US rail transporter Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) carload volumes, excluding intermodal, rose 2% YoY (year-over-year) to ~72,700 units from ~71,300. The rail carrier’s volume gains were marginally lower than the 2.8% YoY increase registered by US railroads (GWR) but slightly higher than the 1% rise seen by rival CSX.

  • ACCESSWIRE9 days ago

    Free Technical Reports on Union Pacific and Three Additional Railroads Equities

    On Thursday, June 14, 2018, the NASDAQ Composite and the S&P 500 edged 0.85% and 0.25% higher, respectively at the closing bell, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed bearish, finishing marginally lower by 0.10%. Taking into consideration yesterday's market sentiment, WallStEquities.com assessed the following Railroads equities this morning: Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC), The Greenbrier Cos. Inc. (NYSE: GBX), Trinity Industries Inc. (NYSE: TRN), and Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE: UNP).

  • Are You An Income Investor? Don’t Miss Out On Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC)
    Simply Wall St.12 days ago

    Are You An Income Investor? Don’t Miss Out On Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC)

    There is a lot to be liked about Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) as an income stock, over the past 10 years it has returned an average of 2.00% per year.Read More...

  • Norfolk Southern’s Intermodal Volumes Led Growth in Week 22
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Norfolk Southern’s Intermodal Volumes Led Growth in Week 22

    In Week 22, eastern US major Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) carload traffic grew 1.5% YoY (year-over-year) to ~66,800 railcars, excluding intermodal, from ~65,800 railcars. The company’s carload traffic gains were much higher than the 0.2% YoY rise reported by US railroad companies (GWR). NSC’s gains also stood in contrast to the 1.5% carload traffic loss posted by competitor CSX in Week 22.

  • Investopedia19 days ago

    3 Charts That Suggest Transport Stocks Are Headed Higher

    Clearly defined trading ranges on the charts of key transportation securities suggest that this could be the sector to watch.

  • PR Newswire24 days ago

    Norfolk Southern to present at Deutsche Bank 9th Annual Global Industrials & Materials Summit

    NORFOLK, Va. , May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Cynthia C. Earhart will make a presentation at: Deutsche Bank's ...

  • Comparing Canadian Pacific Railway’s Valuation to Its Peers’
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Comparing Canadian Pacific Railway’s Valuation to Its Peers’

    Railroad companies’ (IYJ) stocks are cyclical in nature. They move alongside the swings in the US and global economies. 

  • Gauging Canadian Pacific Railway’s Traffic Growth in Week 20
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Gauging Canadian Pacific Railway’s Traffic Growth in Week 20

    In Week 20 (ended May 19), Calgary-headquartered Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) reported a high single-digit rise in carload traffic. The company’s carloads rose 7.2% YoY (year-over-year) to ~33,500 railcars (excluding intermodal) from ~31,200.

  • How Canadian Pacific Railway Stock Has Trended in 2018
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How Canadian Pacific Railway Stock Has Trended in 2018

    Among all Class I railroad companies, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) was the only one (XTN) to be highly optimistic in its 2018 outlook, and the company maintains that outlook.

  • Comparing Norfolk Southern and CSX in Week 20
    Market Realist25 days ago

    Comparing Norfolk Southern and CSX in Week 20

    In Week 20 (ended May 19), eastern US major Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) carload traffic grew 3.2% YoY (year-over-year) to ~70,000 railcars (excluding intermodal) from ~67,900. The company’s carload traffic growth was higher than the 1.2% YoY rise posted by US railroads (GWR) and competitor CSX’s 0.8% YoY growth. This year, NSC’s carload volumes have grown more than CSX’s.

  • Comparing CP’s Free Cash Flow with Its Peers’
    Market Realist26 days ago

    Comparing CP’s Free Cash Flow with Its Peers’

    In this article, we’ll review Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) cash flow levels and compare them to the levels of other US Class I railroad companies (XLI).

  • A Summary of Union Pacific’s Freight Volumes in Week 20
    Market Realist26 days ago

    A Summary of Union Pacific’s Freight Volumes in Week 20

    Omaha-headquartered Union Pacific (UNP) is a western US railroad giant, like Berkshire Hathaway-owned BNSF Railway (BRK.B). In Week 20, UNP’s carload traffic rose 3.7% YoY (year-over-year) to ~95,000 railcars (excluding intermodal) from ~91,600, underperforming rival BNSF Railway, whose carload volumes grew 4.3% YoY. However, UNP’s traffic growth exceeded the 1.2% growth reported by US railroads (XTN).

  • How Canadian Pacific Railway’s Dividend Payout Stacks Up
    Market Realist26 days ago

    How Canadian Pacific Railway’s Dividend Payout Stacks Up

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) announced a second-quarter cash dividend of 0.65 Canadian dollars on May 10. Upon annualizing this quarterly dividend, we can translate it into a dividend of 2.60 Canadian dollars. The railroad’s dividend payout ratio is 22.8% based on its adjusted EPS of 11.39 Canadian dollars in the last four quarters.

  • Canadian Pacific Railway’s Second-Quarter Dividend and Growth
    Market Realist26 days ago

    Canadian Pacific Railway’s Second-Quarter Dividend and Growth

    Canadian Pacific Railway Raised Its Dividend: What to KnowCanadian Pacific Railway’s second-quarter dividend

  • How CSX’s Rail Traffic Trended in Week 20
    Market Realist26 days ago

    How CSX’s Rail Traffic Trended in Week 20

    In Week 20 (ended May 19), Jacksonville-headquartered eastern US rail giant CSX (CSX) reported a slight 0.80% YoY (year-over-year) rise in its carload traffic, getting back on track after weakness over the last year. In Week 20, CSX’s carload volumes rose YoY to ~69,400 units from ~68,800. CSX’s carload volume growth was substantially lower than competitor Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) 3.2% gain in the same category, and lower than the 1.2% rise reported by US railroads (XTN).

  • Norfolk Southern (NSC) Up 3.1% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zackslast month

    Norfolk Southern (NSC) Up 3.1% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    Norfolk Southern (NSC) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • Norfolk Southern and New York State usher in a modern era for freight rail with dedication of new railroad bridge - the Genesee Arch Bridge
    PR Newswirelast month

    Norfolk Southern and New York State usher in a modern era for freight rail with dedication of new railroad bridge - the Genesee Arch Bridge

    Surrounded by scenic Letchworth State Park, the $75-million bridge expands freight rail capacity and economic opportunities for businesses and communities across the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes. Constructed through a public-private partnership, the single-track arch structure replaced a 19th-century-era bridge that restricted train speeds and rail car weights and had become a major transportation bottleneck.

  • Benzingalast month

    Stifel Rides The Rails, Initiates Seven Stocks

    Stifel analyst Michael Baudendistel went all-in on rail stocks Wednesday, reinstating coverage on seven of the biggest names in the railroad industry. Baudendistel is generally bullish on the group, but his analysis suggests some stocks are better bets than others. The company’s volume growth has historically allowed the stock to trade at a valuation premium to its peer group, Baudendistel said.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Norfolk Southern announces BiTA membership

    NORFOLK, Va., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NSC) today announced it has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance. Founded in August 2017, BiTA is the transportation and logistics industry's leading trade association for developing standards and education in blockchain technologies, a field focused on the peer-to-peer recording of transactions through use of cryptography and distributed ledgers. A consortium of more than 250 transportation and logistics companies, BiTA seeks to cultivate a set of industry benchmarks, educate the market, and advance blockchain technology and its transportation and logistics applications within the supply-chain.

  • Investopedialast month

    Exploring for Summer Profits in Energy

    Despite record corporate profits, a big tax cut, and falling unemployment, investors have been reluctant to bid stocks higher this quarter. There are no fundamental hints of an inbound bear market, so this may just be a manifestation of “Sell in May and Go Away,” an old stock market adage. In the Investopedia Daily Market Commentary webinar, we have been focusing on the reasons investors should stay involved in the market this summer.

  • Norfolk Southern Up 32% in a Year: What's Behind the Rally?
    Zackslast month

    Norfolk Southern Up 32% in a Year: What's Behind the Rally?

    We are impressed by Norfolk Southern's (NSC) efforts to reward its shareholders through share buybacks and dividend payments. The company's cost-control efforts are also encouraging.

  • What Does Norfolk Southern Corporation’s (NYSE:NSC) Share Price Indicate?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    What Does Norfolk Southern Corporation’s (NYSE:NSC) Share Price Indicate?

    Let’s talk about the popular Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC). The company’s shares saw a decent share price growth in the teens level on the NYSE over the last few months.Read More...