NSC - Norfolk Southern Corporation

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
197.24
-2.71 (-1.36%)
As of 10:50AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close199.95
Open201.33
Bid197.30 x 1200
Ask197.44 x 1100
Day's Range197.24 - 201.33
52 Week Range138.65 - 211.46
Volume206,862
Avg. Volume1,326,623
Market Cap52.459B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.44
PE Ratio (TTM)19.52
EPS (TTM)10.11
Earnings DateJul 23, 2019 - Jul 29, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield3.44 (1.69%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-02
1y Target Est214.52
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  • Norfolk Southern (NSC) Down 1.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?
    Zacks1 hour ago

    Norfolk Southern (NSC) Down 1.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

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

  • As shippers complain about surging railroad fees, regulator considers turning the tables
    American City Business Journals20 hours ago

    As shippers complain about surging railroad fees, regulator considers turning the tables

    A federal regulator is considering a wide array of actions they can take against railroads that are increasing fines against customers.

  • Strong Carload Drove Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Higher
    Market Realist22 hours ago

    Strong Carload Drove Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Higher

    US Rail Traffic Fell in Week 20 Due to Intermodal Weakness(Continued from Prior Part)Norfolk Southern’s rail traffic improvedNorfolk Southern’s (NSC) rail traffic grew 0.6% YoY (year-over-year) in Week 20. The company hauled 156,347 railcars

  • US Rail Traffic Fell in Week 20 Due to Intermodal Weakness
    Market Realist23 hours ago

    US Rail Traffic Fell in Week 20 Due to Intermodal Weakness

    US Rail Traffic Fell in Week 20 Due to Intermodal WeaknessRail traffic declinedUS railroad companies’ rail traffic volumes fell for the 17th consecutive week. On May 22, the Association of American Railroads reported that the overall rail traffic

  • PR Newswireyesterday

    Norfolk Southern recognizes 58 chemical customers for shipping safely by rail

    NORFOLK, Va. , May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern has awarded 58 chemical customers its 2018 Thoroughbred Chemical Safety Award, a long-standing initiative to promote safe rail-shipping practices ...

  • Railroad Stocks: Analysts Don’t See Much Upside Potential
    Market Realistyesterday

    Railroad Stocks: Analysts Don’t See Much Upside Potential

    Railroad Stocks: Analyzing the Earnings Performance in Q1(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts’ opinionThe analysts polled by Reuters have provided a bullish recommendation for most of the Class I railroad companies. However, analysts’ target

  • Rail customers lambaste 'monopolistic' fee increases at federal hearings
    American City Business Journals2 days ago

    Rail customers lambaste 'monopolistic' fee increases at federal hearings

    In the first day of the two-day Surface Transportation Board hearing, corporate giants from a range of industries accused the railroads of making rule-based fees unavoidable and unbearable.

  • Railroad Stocks Have Outperformed in 2019
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Railroad Stocks Have Outperformed in 2019

    Railroad Stocks: Analyzing the Earnings Performance in Q1(Continued from Prior Part)Railroads outperformed marketSo far, railroad stocks have made a remarkable run in 2019. Most of the railroad stocks have outperformed the broader market returns.

  • Railroads Continued Aggressive Shareholder Return Policy
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Railroads Continued Aggressive Shareholder Return Policy

    Railroad Stocks: Analyzing the Earnings Performance in Q1(Continued from Prior Part)Dividend paymentsConsistent dividend payments are one of US railroad companies’ key strategies to enhance shareholders’ return. Most of the companies have a long

  • Cost-Cutting Initiatives Boosted Railroads’ Operating Ratio
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Cost-Cutting Initiatives Boosted Railroads’ Operating Ratio

    Railroad Stocks: Analyzing the Earnings Performance in Q1(Continued from Prior Part)Cost-cutting initiativesMost US railroad companies registered an improvement in their operating ratio—a key metric to measure operational progress. The rate is

  • What Hurt Railroads’ Q1 Revenue Growth?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What Hurt Railroads’ Q1 Revenue Growth?

    Railroad Stocks: Analyzing the Earnings Performance in Q1(Continued from Prior Part)Lower volumeMost of the US railroad companies have reported sluggish revenue growth due to lower rail traffic volume during the first quarter. Severe winter storms

  • Railroad Stocks: Q1 Earnings Beat the Estimates
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Railroad Stocks: Q1 Earnings Beat the Estimates

    Railroad Stocks: Analyzing the Earnings Performance in Q1Railroads beat earnings estimatesThe first-quarter reporting cycle is in the final stage. More than 90% of the S&P 500 members have already released their quarterly results. Among the

  • How Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Trended in Week 19
    Market Realist4 days ago

    How Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Trended in Week 19

    Downtrend in US Rail Traffic Persisted for 16th Straight Week(Continued from Prior Part)NSC’s rail trafficNorfolk Southern’s (NSC) rail traffic inched down 1% YoY (year-over-year) in Week 19. The company hauled 154,694 railcars during the week

  • Downtrend in US Rail Traffic Persisted for 16th Straight Week
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Downtrend in US Rail Traffic Persisted for 16th Straight Week

    Downtrend in US Rail Traffic Persisted for 16th Straight WeekRail traffic fell againUS railroad companies reported rail traffic declines for the 16th straight week. The Association of American Railroads reported on May 16 that overall rail traffic

  • Benzinga8 days ago

    Eastern U.S. Railroads Eye Foothold In E-Commerce

    Executives with eastern railroads CSX (NYSE: CSX) and Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) expressed confidence this week that they can compete alongside trucks for e-commerce business. As customers such as Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) explore the possibility of foregoing the middle man in favor of interacting more directly with the railroads, CSX will go along with the change, according to CSX chief executive officer Jim Foote at a May 15 investor conference sponsored by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • PR Newswire8 days ago

    Norfolk Southern to present at Wolfe Research 12th Annual Global Transportation Conference

    NORFOLK, Va. , May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Cynthia C. Earhart will present at: Wolfe Research 12 th Annual ...

  • Georgia Tech takes important step toward expansion of Technology Square
    American City Business Journals9 days ago

    Georgia Tech takes important step toward expansion of Technology Square

    Tech presented a plan for the demolition of two buildings at 828 and 830 West Peachtree on the northern end of Tech Square.

  • Markit10 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Norfolk Southern Corp.

    Norfolk Southern Corp NYSE:NSCView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is neutral * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is low Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for NSC with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting NSC. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding NSC totaled $8.45 billion. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Industrials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NeutralThe current level displays a neutral indicator. NSC credit default swap spreads are within the middle of their range for the last three years.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Analyzing Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Performance in Week 18
    Market Realist11 days ago

    Analyzing Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Performance in Week 18

    US Rail Traffic Downtrend Continued for the 15th Straight Week(Continued from Prior Part)NSC’s rail traffic fellNorfolk Southern’s (NSC) rail traffic fell 4.2% YoY (year-over-year) in Week 18. The company hauled 151,838 railcars during the week

  • US Rail Traffic Downtrend Continued for the 15th Straight Week
    Market Realist11 days ago

    US Rail Traffic Downtrend Continued for the 15th Straight Week

    US Rail Traffic Downtrend Continued for the 15th Straight WeekRail traffic fellOn May 8, the Association of American Railroads reported that the overall traffic for US railroad companies had fallen 2% in Week 18, which ended on May 4. Rail companies

  • Norfolk Southern holds first annual meeting in Atlanta since 1991
    American City Business Journals15 days ago

    Norfolk Southern holds first annual meeting in Atlanta since 1991

    It is the first time in more than 25 years that Norfolk Southern has held its annual meeting in Atlanta.

  • PR Newswire15 days ago

    Norfolk Southern 'Reimagines Possible' with new strategic plan to drive service, efficiencies, growth, and value, CEO tells shareholders

    ATLANTA, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NSC) in 2019 is reimagining possible in all aspects of its business to serve customers better, operate more efficiently, drive growth, and create shareholder value, CEO James A. Squires said today in remarks at the company's annual meeting of shareholders. "We are moving full speed ahead with a new plan for the future that provides a clear path to continued success – success that benefits our customers, our employees, and our shareholders," Squires said. Norfolk Southern's new three-year strategic plan, released in February, is driving transformational changes at the company, Squires said.

  • PR Newswire16 days ago

    Norfolk Southern to present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Transportation and Industrials Conference

    NORFOLK, Va. , May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Cynthia C. Earhart will make a presentation at: 2019 Transportation ...

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Berkshire Hathaway, Merck, Charter Communications, Anthem and Norfolk Southern
    Zacks16 days ago

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Berkshire Hathaway, Merck, Charter Communications, Anthem and Norfolk Southern

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Berkshire Hathaway, Merck, Charter Communications, Anthem and Norfolk Southern

  • Top Analyst Reports for Berkshire Hathaway, Merck & Charter Communications
    Zacks17 days ago

    Top Analyst Reports for Berkshire Hathaway, Merck & Charter Communications

    Top Analyst Reports for Berkshire Hathaway, Merck & Charter Communications