NSC - Norfolk Southern Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
170.19
+2.06 (+1.23%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close168.13
Open170.80
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask0.00 x 800
Day's Range168.72 - 172.43
52 Week Range125.59 - 186.91
Volume1,980,543
Avg. Volume1,787,067
Market Cap47.658B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.53
PE Ratio (TTM)8.51
EPS (TTM)20.00
Earnings DateOct 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield3.20 (1.90%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-03
1y Target Est187.41
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