NSC - Norfolk Southern Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
137.76
+1.01 (+0.74%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close136.75
Open136.70
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range135.96 - 138.08
52 Week Range111.21 - 157.15
Volume1,558,916
Avg. Volume1,806,512
Market Cap39.028B
Beta1.43
PE Ratio (TTM)7.40
EPS (TTM)18.61
Earnings DateApr 25, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.88 (2.11%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-02-01
1y Target Est154.50
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