Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC)

NSC (NYSE:Transportation) EQUITY
neg -0.06
Today's Range: 83.22 - 84.35 | NSC Avg Daily Volume: 1,954,800
Last Update: 05/27/16 - 2:25 PM EDT
Volume: 548,563
YTD Performance: -0.90%
Open: $83.94
Previous Close: $83.83
52 Week Range: $64.51 - $98.75
Oustanding Shares: 295,737,821
Market Cap: 24,637,917,868
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for NSC
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 3 2
Moderate Buy 1 0 0 0
Hold 15 15 13 13
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.67 2.70 2.76 2.88
Latest Dividend: 0.59
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.87%
Dividend Ex-Date: 05/04/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 15.26
Price Earnings Comparisons:
NSC Sector Avg. S&P 500
15.26 15.30 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
12.22% -11.36% 7.97%
Revenue -9.60 -0.10 -0.02
Net Income -22.20 -0.10 -0.04
EPS -19.50 -0.10 -0.02
Earnings for NSC:
Revenue 10.51B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/16) Qtr (09/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.44 $1.55 $5.62 $6.26
Number of Analysts 10 9 12 11
High Estimate $1.49 $1.71 $6.00 $6.70
Low Estimate $1.35 $1.46 $5.25 $5.85
Prior Year $1.41 $1.57 $5.10 $5.62
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 2.06% -1.13% 10.25% 11.34%
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For patient bulls, a bit more downside from current levels will produce a low-risk entry opportunity.
Norfolk Southern is turning a negative into a positive.
This company's chart is very bullish.
Apr 22, 2016 | 7:21 AM EDT
NSC was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Credit Suisse said. $97 price target. Company can continue to cut costs and expand margins...
I would look for NSC to retest the $75 to $70 area, or even retest the $65 low.
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The upside potential for NSC is worth a look.
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