Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC)

NSC (NYSE:Transportation) EQUITY
pos +0.09
Today's Range: 94.84 - 95.87 | NSC Avg Daily Volume: 1,394,600
Last Update: 09/29/16 - 3:01 PM EDT
Volume: 1,286,480
YTD Performance: 12.93%
Open: $95.55
Previous Close: $95.53
52 Week Range: $64.51 - $98.75
Oustanding Shares: 293,549,767
Market Cap: 27,734,581,986
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 3 3 3
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 12 12 14 16
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 2 2 2 2
Mean Rec. 2.79 2.79 2.82 2.83
Latest Dividend: 0.59
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.50%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/04/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.69
Price Earnings Comparisons:
NSC Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.69 17.70 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
16.17% 27.95% 22.80%
Revenue -9.60 -0.10 -0.02
Net Income -22.20 -0.10 -0.04
EPS -20.20 -0.10 -0.02
Earnings for NSC:
Revenue 10.51B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.44 $1.36 $5.48 $6.13
Number of Analysts 11 9 12 11
High Estimate $1.53 $1.54 $5.70 $6.60
Low Estimate $1.37 $1.25 $5.35 $5.79
Prior Year $1.57 $1.20 $5.10 $5.48
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -8.16% 13.52% 7.37% 11.96%
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Once past its April peak, NSC has a clear track to $98.75.
I learned a long time ago, don’t outthink it.
The leadership is quite stark.
Extended markets need to rest.
A shallow correction for NSC would mean a dip to $85.
Closing this trade on 45% or greater gains.
This stock is one of the strongest rails.
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.

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