|Bid||0.00 x 1300|
|Ask||207.26 x 800|
|Day's Range||205.72 - 211.46|
|52 Week Range||138.34 - 211.46|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.40|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.73|
|Earnings Date||Jul 23, 2019 - Jul 29, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.44 (1.84%)|
|1y Target Est||198.33|
Norfolk Southern climbed 2.9% to $207.50 Wednesday after the freight railroad operator beat Wall Street's first-quarter earnings and revenue expectations. The Norfolk, Virginia-based company reported first-quarter income of $677 million, or $2.
is expected to report earnings of $2.18 a share on sales of $2.8 billion after the market closes Wednesday, Apr. 24, based on a FactSet survey of 23 analysts. Norfolk Southern is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 18.4 based on the 12-month estimates of 25 analysts surveyed by FactSet. TheStreet's Jim Cramer sees railroads as a key to understanding where the U.S. economy is headed.
Norfolk Southern Corp. delivered a 23% improvement in its first-quarter profit as the railroad began implementing a comprehensive plan to cut costs and improve productivity. The Norfolk, Virginia-based company said it earned $677 million, or $2.51 per share, in the quarter. The per-share results easily beat the $2.17 average estimate that analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research predicted.
Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) reported record first quarter diluted earnings per share (EPS) for 1Q 2019. The company's diluted EPS came in at $2.51, a 30 percent increase year-over-year, outpacing analyst estimates of $2.18. The company posted an operating ratio (OR) of 66 percent, improving on its fourth quarter 2018 OR of 67.8 percent and setting a first quarter record.
Higher revenues boost Norfolk Southern's (NSC) first-quarter 2019 results. Improvement in operating ratio is an added positive.
Norfolk Southern Corp shares soared to a record high on Wednesday after the fourth-largest U.S. railroad's quarterly profit topped Wall Street's forecast and executives said they planned to continue raising ...
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Norfolk Southern Corp reported higher quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by price increases and cost cutting, sending shares up 2.2 percent in premarket trading. The fourth-largest U.S. railroad's first-quarter ...
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Achieves record first-quarter railway operating revenues, operating income, operating ratio, net income and earnings per share NORFOLK, Va. , April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation ...
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NORFOLK, Va., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern announced today that its board of directors has elected Thomas W. "Tom" Schnautz and Edward F. "Ed" Boyle Jr. to new positions of responsibility as part of a restructuring of the railroad's Engineering Department. Effective May 1, Schnautz is vice president advanced train control, a newly created position, and Boyle becomes vice president engineering to replace Phil Merilli upon his retirement from the company. Under the restructuring, Schnautz will be responsible for the effective deployment and maintenance of positive train control and other advanced technologies, communications and signals systems, and locomotives.
NORFOLK, Va. , April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 86 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June 10 to shareholders of ...
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Norfolk Southern’s Earnings Growth Rate Likely to Slow Down in Q1First-quarter expectationsNorfolk Southern (NSC) plans to report its first-quarter results on April 24. The company has an impressive record of beating analysts’ earnings
In December 2018, Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) announced its earnings update. Overall, analysts seem cautiously bearish, as a 6.0% rise in profits is expected in the...
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