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Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

Stock Price: $199.13 USD 3.36 (1.71%)
Updated Aug 7, 2020 1:41 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 50.80B
Revenue (ttm) 10.24B
Net Income (ttm) 2.10B
Shares Out 255.11M
EPS (ttm) 8.05
PE Ratio 24.74
Forward PE 22.88
Dividend $3.76
Dividend Yield 1.89%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 7, 2020
Last Price $199.13
Previous Close $195.77
Change ($) 3.36
Change (%) 1.71%
Day's Open 195.07
Day's Range 195.07 - 199.29
Day's Volume 562,389
52-Week Range 112.62 - 219.88

More Stats

Market Cap 50.80B
Enterprise Value 62.35B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 21, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 6, 2020
Shares Outstanding 255.11M
Float 254.64M
EPS (basic) 8.07
EPS (diluted) 8.05
FCF / Share 9.15
Dividend $3.76
Dividend Yield 1.89%
Earnings Yield 4.04%
FCF Yield 4.61%
Payout Ratio 46.60%
Shares Short 2.53M
Short Ratio 1.80
Short % of Float 0.99%
Beta 1.38
PE Ratio 24.74
Forward PE 22.88
P/FCF Ratio 21.67
PS Ratio 4.96
PB Ratio 3.31
Revenue 10.24B
Operating Income 3.14B
Net Income 2.10B
Free Cash Flow 2.34B
Net Cash -11.55B
Net Cash / Share -45.29
Gross Margin 50.68%
Operating Margin 30.62%
Profit Margin 20.50%
FCF Margin 22.89%
ROA 5.99%
ROE 13.89%
ROIC 6.90%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (27)

Buy 14
Overweight 0
Hold 10
Underweight 0
Sell 3

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(2.91% upside)
Current: $199.13
Target: 204.91
*Average 12-month price target from 23 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-1.41%8.6%6.71%-5.93%-9.58%3.37%1.86%-1.18%17.4%-
Gross Profit7,8787,9867,5566,8436,8497,4237,1757,0007,0496,203
Operating Income3,9893,9593,5223,0092,8843,5753,2573,1243,2132,676
Net Income2,7222,6665,4041,6681,5562,0001,9101,7491,9161,496
Shares Outstanding261272286292299309309316336363
Earnings Per Share10.259.5118.615.625.106.396.045.375.454.00
EPS Growth7.78%-48.9%231.14%10.2%-20.19%5.79%12.48%-1.47%36.25%-
Dividend Per Share3.603.042.442.362.362.222.041.941.661.40
Dividend Growth18.42%24.59%3.39%0%6.31%8.82%5.15%16.87%18.57%-
Operating Cash Flow3,8923,7263,2533,0342,9082,9153,0783,0653,2272,714
Capital Expenditures-1,642-1,747-1,521-1,757-2,322-2,004-1,827-2,049-2,076-1,373
Free Cash Flow2,2501,9791,7321,2775869111,2511,0161,1511,341
Cash & Equivalents5803586909561,1019731,5616683011,110
Total Debt12,19611,1459,83610,21210,0938,9859,4488,6827,5407,025
Net Cash / Debt-11,616-10,787-9,146-9,256-8,992-8,012-7,887-8,014-7,239-5,915
Book Value15,18415,36216,35912,40912,18812,40811,2899,7609,91110,669
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Norfolk Southern Corporation
Country United States
Employees 24,587
CEO James A. Squires

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol NSC
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Industrials
Industry Railroads
Unique Identifier NYSE: NSC


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 industrial products, including chemicals, agriculture, and metals and construction materials; and coal, automobiles, and automotive parts. It also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports; and provides commuter passenger services. As of December 31, 2019, the company operated approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Norfolk Southern Corporation was incorporated in 1980 and is based in Norfolk, Virginia.