IndustrialsIndustrial Transportation
  • Price (USD)261.43
  • Today's Change-5.49 / -2.06%
  • Shares traded1.83m
  • 1 Year change+49.92%
  • Beta1.3035
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About the company

Norfolk Southern Corporation is a holding company engaged in the rail transportation business. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated approximately 19,500 miles of road primarily in the East and Midwest. The Company is engaged in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products and finished goods primarily in the Southeast, East and Midwest. The Company, through interchange with rail carriers, to and from the rest of the United States. The Company also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports. It provides logistics services and offers the intermodal network in the eastern half of the United States. The Company's system reaches various manufacturing plants, electric generating facilities, mines, distribution centers and other businesses located in its service area. The Company's intermodal market group consists of shipments moving in trailers, domestic and international containers, and RoadRailer equipment.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)9.80bn
  • Net income in USD2.30bn
  • Incorporated2009
  • Employees20.16k
  • Location
    Norfolk Southern Corp3 Commercial PlNORFOLK 23510-2108United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (757) 629-2680
  • Websitehttp://www.nscorp.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp7.46bn414.00m14.71bn27.00k35.671.4516.471.972.182.1839.2953.700.39963.104.85276,
Kansas City Southern2.61bn618.10m26.06bn6.52k43.116.1426.579.996.656.6528.0046.690.2615.549.64399,708.706.216.036.756.7470.7467.5823.7921.321.237.810.451926.29-8.141.7114.505.00-10.055.25
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd6.17bn2.13bn51.70bn12.40k24.578.1218.668.383.903.9011.2911.800.32044.428.84641,379.3011.089.8412.3810.8488.7086.8234.5828.920.44097.290.553218.10-1.052.810.163912.571.8920.52
Norfolk Southern Corp.9.80bn2.30bn66.79bn20.16k29.524.5619.316.819.049.0438.4458.520.260119.4010.70486,356.406.126.166.506.6049.9446.7723.5121.030.91695.500.462837.33-13.34-1.41-26.025.34-8.939.76
CSX Corporation10.54bn2.70bn72.90bn19.00k27.275.5417.856.923.533.5313.7717.360.26858.0610.73546,165.806.887.137.257.5578.7776.0525.6222.862.235.710.55428.28-11.34-2.17-16.997.05-8.698.24
Canadian National Railway Company11.17bn2.74bn75.00bn24.58k27.594.6718.606.724.754.9519.3828.070.30225.0011.29566,383.707.4011.418.0712.5376.2575.5124.5133.540.96587.620.393930.23-7.361.85-18.86-0.67031.1312.97
Union Pacific Corporation19.31bn5.22bn145.53bn29.76k28.348.9619.597.547.737.7328.6124.440.31144.7111.77623,546.508.418.999.119.6583.5280.4527.0225.000.62826.710.621443.26-10.02-2.18-9.632.31-8.847.52
Data as of Jun 18 2021. Currency figures normalised to Norfolk Southern Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

34.99%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 202117.69m7.07%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 202113.21m5.28%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 202110.99m4.39%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 202110.61m4.24%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 31 Mar 20218.22m3.28%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 31 Mar 20217.86m3.14%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors)as of 31 Mar 20216.58m2.63%
Lazard Asset Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20214.49m1.79%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.(Investment Management)as of 31 Mar 20214.17m1.67%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20213.76m1.50%
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Data from 31 Mar 2021 - 31 Mar 2021Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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