|Bid||82.12 x 800|
|Ask||82.13 x 1400|
|Day's Range||81.04 - 82.26|
|52 Week Range||70.36 - 91.90|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.93|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.96|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.34 (1.66%)|
|1y Target Est||90.30|
MONTREAL, Jan. 10, 2019 -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and year-end 2018 financial and operating results on Jan. 29, 2019, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time.
Union Pacific stock (NYSE:UNP) is up more than 8% on Tuesday as the company announced the hiring of a new chief operating officer to its fold. The railroad company -- which was created in 1969 and is based out of Omaha, Nebraska -- saw its stock increase the most it has since 2009 as it hired 60-year-old Jim Vena to become its new COO. Vena, who is a protege of railroading giant Hunter Harrison, will take over in the role on Jan. 14 with the goal of helping the company become more efficient in its operations. The new Union Pacific COO will be in charge of the company's goals to shift towards precision scheduled railroading, which Harrison pioneered and brought to Union Pacific late in 2018. Vena's return to the railroading world follows his June 2016 retirement from Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) after a 40-year stint with the company. InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Vena has plenty of experience with precision scheduled railroading, working within the discipline for more than two decades. He also has north of a decade working alongside Harrison. The goal of the precision scheduled railroading shift is to help improve profits, which it has already done so at four major railroads, including Canadian National. "This marks yet another milestone in the PSR [precision scheduled railroading] chronicles at UNP, and puts the company one step closer to full network implementation by mid-2019 -- which is now clearly visible," Credit Suisse analyst Allison Landry said in a note Monday. "We think execution risk is diminished." UNP stock is up about 8.8% on Tuesday following the news. ### More From InvestorPlace * 7 A-Rated Tech Stocks That Will Power Innovation in 2019 * 10 Stocks That Won Big In 2018 * 10 Hot Companies Going Public in 2019 Compare Brokers The post UNP News: Why Union Pacific Stock Is Surging Today appeared first on InvestorPlace.
as it pursues its Unified Plan 2020 under the leadership of newly named COO Jim Vena. Shares have popped almost 9% even into late afternoon hours, on the hope that he can trim the companies operating ratio and keep profits for shareholders. Burlington Northern Santa Fe are all a measure of how much of the company's revenue go to operating expenses.
Union Pacific (UNP) will be hoping that the appointment of Jim Vena as COO helps it lower operating ratio, and operate as a safe, efficient and reliable railroad.
The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. THE GLOBE AND MAIL ** Canada's largest railway expects ...
Canadian National (CNI) awaits ratification of the provisional deals. Satisfied labor groups generally imply greater operational efficiency.
HOMEWOOD, Ill., Dec. 21, 2018 -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today it has met all Dec. 31, 2018 milestones in its positive train control (PTC) implementation plan and.
“All in, 2019 has the potential to be a record year’’ for the company’s freight volumes, Chief Executive Officer Jean-Jacques Ruest said Thursday. Canada’s biggest railroad is reaping the benefits of record 2018 investment of C$3.5 billion ($2.6 billion) spearheaded by Ruest, who took over in March after the carrier’s inability to cope with higher-than-expected demand drew public rebukes from customers. To boost capacity, Canadian National hired hundreds of train conductors, bought equipment such as boxcars and locomotives and built miles of track.
MONTREAL, Dec. 20, 2018 -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and United Steelworkers (USW) announced today that a new tentative collective agreement has been reached between USW Local.
MONTREAL, Dec. 14, 2018 -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that a new tentative collective agreement has been reached between Unifor Local 100 and CN. Unifor.
NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.
The earnings per share of Express Scripts Holding Co. (ESRX) have grown 34% annually over the last five years. According to the DCF calculator, the stock is undervalued and is trading with a 50% margin of safety at $101 per share. The price-earnings ratio is 11.85.
Factors like robust freight activity, strong intermodal performance and prudent cost management are positives for railroads and should drive growth going forward.
Duos Technologies Group, Inc. (“Duos” or the “Company”) (DUOT), through its operating subsidiary Duos Technologies, Inc., a provider of intelligent security and analytical technology solutions, has been awarded a new contract from CN, a leading North American Class-1 Transportation and Logistics company (CNI). The award, which follows the original multi-million-dollar contract announced in May 2018, includes provisions for three additional Rail Inspection Portals (rip®) similar to the units that were recently deployed around the Winnipeg, Manitoba area. The new installations will be conducted at three main-line locations: two in the US and an additional unit in Canada. The systems will be based on Duos’ proprietary rip® technology, the Company’s latest innovation which combines several proprietary intelligent technologies and sub-systems to provide real-time images and data that are used for a variety of railcar inspection criteria. When the new systems are online and fully operational, CN will then have a total of seven Duos rail inspection portals deployed along their North American rail network.
Surging freight demand and volume expansion place Canadian National (CNI) on a solid footing, evident from its upbeat expectations for the current year.
MONTREAL, Nov. 26, 2018 -- Today, Railway Age announced that the 56th annual recipient of the Railroader of the Year Award is CN President and Chief Executive Officer.
MONTREAL, Nov. 24, 2018 -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) invites the media to attend the 14th edition of the CN Canadiens Alumni Challenge, which will be held on November 24, 2018,.
CN (CNR.TO) (CNI) and 4-H Canada, today announced the renewal of their partnership to advance youth leadership and safety in Canada. Made possible through a four year commitment, the renewed annual 4-H Canada Leadership Excellence Awards of Distinction (L.E.A.D.) recognize exceptional 4-H senior youth members and showcase their accomplishments in the area of leadership excellence and safety. “L.E.A.D. is 4-H Canada’s most prestigious scholarship that recognizes 4-H senior youth that are making lasting contributions to their communities and that seeks to help them as they move into their post-secondary careers,” said Shannon Benner, CEO of 4-H Canada.
MONTREAL, Nov. 21, 2018 -- Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the 6th Annual Credit Suisse.