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Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
257.49+4.11 (+1.62%)
At close: 04:00PM EST
255.99 -1.50 (-0.58%)
After hours: 05:34PM EST

Norfolk Southern Corporation

650 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30308-1925
United States
855 667 3655

Full Time Employees20,700

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Alan H. ShawPresident, CEO & Director2MN/A1968
Mr. Mark R. GeorgeExecutive VP & CFO1.25MN/A1968
Mr. Claude E. Elkins Jr.Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer1.31MN/A1966
Ms. Ann A. AdamsExecutive VP & Chief Transformation Officer1.03MN/A1971
Mr. Paul B. DuncanExecutive VP & COON/AN/A1980
Mr. Fredric M. EhlersVP of Information Technology & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Luke NicholsSenior Director of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Susan S. StuartVice President of Audit & ComplianceN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Nabanita C. NagExecutive VP & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1976
Mr. John S. HatfieldVice President Corporate CommunicationsN/AN/A1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Norfolk Southern Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods in the United States. The company transports agriculture, forest, and consumer products comprising soybeans, wheat, corn, fertilizers, livestock and poultry feed, food products, food oils, flour, sweeteners, ethanol, lumber and wood products, pulp board and paper products, wood fibers, wood pulp, beverages, and canned goods; chemicals consist of sulfur and related chemicals, petroleum products comprising crude oil, chlorine and bleaching compounds, plastics, rubber, industrial chemicals, chemical wastes, sand, and natural gas liquids; metals and construction materials, such as steel, aluminum products, machinery, scrap metals, cement, aggregates, minerals, clay, transportation equipment, and military-related products; and automotive, including finished motor vehicles and automotive parts, as well as coal. It also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports; and operates an intermodal network. As of December 31, 2023, the company operated approximately 19,100 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Norfolk Southern Corporation was incorporated in 1980 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Corporate Governance

Norfolk Southern Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 28, 2024 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.