Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC)

NSC (NYSE:Transportation) EQUITY
pos +1.90
Today's Range: 82.91 - 84.11 | NSC Avg Daily Volume: 1,849,800
Last Update: 06/29/16 - 12:30 PM EDT
Volume: 296,978
YTD Performance: -2.79%
Open: $83.02
Previous Close: $82.23
52 Week Range: $64.51 - $98.75
Oustanding Shares: 295,737,821
Market Cap: 23,564,389,577
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 3 4 4 3
Moderate Buy 1 1 0 0
Hold 16 15 15 13
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 2 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.83 2.67 2.70 2.76
Latest Dividend: 0.59
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.96%
Dividend Ex-Date: 05/04/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 14.78
Price Earnings Comparisons:
NSC Sector Avg. S&P 500
14.78 14.60 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.59% -7.47% 13.19%
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 $1.40 $1.55 $5.60 $6.21
Number of Analysts 12 11 14 13
High Estimate $1.49 $1.71 $5.80 $6.60
Low Estimate $1.28 $1.46 $5.47 $5.85
Prior Year $1.41 $1.57 $5.10 $5.60
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -0.47% -1.39% 9.87% 10.88%
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This stock is one of the strongest rails.
Try this speculative vertical call spread for a bullish take on NSC.
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.
While Buffett's insights provide broad market knowledge, here are more reasons investors may want to be cautious about following him.
The upside potential for NSC is worth a look.

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