Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

Last Price: 171.52 (2020-07-01)

Company Description

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Norfolk Southern Corp. owns two major freight railroads, Norfolk Southern Railway Company and Norfolk Western Railway company, which operates in numerous states, the District of Columbia and the Province of Ontario. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products. The company os headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia.

Financials, Fundamental Metrics & Ratios
Revenue (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $11.30B
Net Income (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $2.72B
PE Ratio (Current Year Earnings Estimate) 19.97
PE Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 16.87
PEG Ratio (Long Term Growth Estimate) 2.86
Price to Sales Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 4.38
Price to Book Ratio (Most Recent Quarterly Book Value per Share) 3.26
Price to Cash Ratio (Most Recent Annual Cash Flow per Share) 11.76
Pre-Tax Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 27.67%
Net Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 21.89%
Return on Equity (Trailing 12 Months) 18.12%
Return on Assets (Trailing 12 Months) 7.32%
Current Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.90
Quick Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.78
Debt to Common Equity (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.79
Inventory Turnover (Trailing 12 Months) 12.85
Book Value per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $58.23
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $2.58
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $10.34
Diluted Earnings per Share (Trailing 12 Months) $9.21
Exchange NYSE
Sector Industrials
Industry Railroads
Common Shares Outstanding 276.50M
Free Float 275.62M
Market Capitalization $48.55B
Average Volume (Last 20 Days) 1.54M
Beta (Past 60 Months) 1.37
Percentage Held By Insiders (Latest Annual Proxy Report) 0.32%
Percentage Held By Institutions (Latest 13F Reports) 73.15%
Annual Dividend (Based on Last Quarter) $3.76
Dividend Yield (Based on Last Quarter) 2.14%