Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC)

NYSE : Transportation
Prev Close 173.79
Day Low/High 168.63 / 173.76
52 Wk Low/High 138.65 / 211.46
Avg Volume 1.76M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 263.41M
Market Cap 45.78B
EPS 9.60
P/E Ratio 16.89
Div & Yield 3.46 (1.91%)

Early-Morning Market Look

Let's take a look at the overnight and early-morning price action of the major asset classes. The rundown: S&P futures +3; Nikkei +; European markets +; euro -; crude oil -$0.80; gold -$9 (after yesterday's outsized gain); and 10-year U.S. note yiel...

Norfolk Southern downgraded at Deutsche

Sussing Out the Best of the Transports

With the Dow transports up 21% this year, let's take a closer look.

BofA/Merrill Transportation Conf.

Energy Action Is Outstanding

These moves are broad and powerful.

Is CSX A Good Stock to Buy?

CSX might be one of the better U.S. railroad stocks.

Welcome to the World of Forgive-and-Forget Investing

Most of us aren't used to giving companies the benefit of the doubt. That's why it's so hard right now.

Norfolk Southern upgraded at Dahlman

The Day Ahead: Time to Rein it In

Given some of these concerning messages, now might be a good idea to reevaluate your portfolio.

Earnings Scan

Here's a rundown of after-hours reports. Most reports after the close so far look solid, and this will be helpful to market tone tomorrow. Big news is blowout positive from rails (CSX  (CSX) and Norfolk Southern (NSC)), and this will augur for bette...

The Week Ahead: Into the Belly of the Beast

Investors are bracing for a number of key earnings reports, including from the closely watched Apple.

Goldman Industrial Conf.

Off the Rails

Recent downgrades of the railroads tell me that momentum is slipping fast in the sector.

The New Trend to Watch

Let's be clear, there are two problems with tech.

Time to Ride the Rails Again

The sector's sentiment and fundamentals are starting to improve and it has some promising tailwinds.

Transports Are in Roar Mode

And that bodes well for a market in which we are constantly trying to gauge expectations.

Transports Powered by Macro Forces

Falling oil and reviving coal have turned the market bullish on the group.

Three Confusing New Highs

3M, Wal-Mart and Monsanto disappoint then rally to new highs.

Cramer: Beware, The Romney Bounce Will Be Short-lived

Cramer: Beware, The Romney Bounce Will Be Short-lived

Jim Cramer says while some sectors like oil, coal and defense are bouncing after Romney's debate performance, the bounce will likely fade fast.

Romney Winners and Losers

Coal-related stocks would get a boost, while alternative-energy names would likely become short candidates.

Norfolk Southern upgraded at Bernstein

Morning Es Trading

Morning Es Trading

I am incredibly hesitant to trust an upside break without first back-testing.

The Growing Disconnect

Investors must consider which stocks to sell or avoid as the stock market and economy continue to diverge.

Add Earnings to Accommodation

There's simply not enough bad out there.