Norfolk Southern Corp. (New York Stock Exchange:NSC)

About the company

Norfolk Southern Corp. is a transportation company, which owns a freight railroad. It engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods primarily in the Southeast, East, and Midwest and, via interchange with rail carriers, to and from the rest of the United States. The company transports overseas freight through several Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports. It offers the extensive intermodal network in the eastern half of the United States and is a transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products. The company's services include property leases and sales; wire line or pipeline and fiber optics projects; access property; manage private crossings, promote business with signboards, and natural resource management. Norfolk Southern was founded on July 23, 1980 and is headquartered in Norfolk, VA.








James A. Squires


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Union Pacific Corp. UNP 118017.84 21553.00 7.17 19.66 27.85
CSX Corp. CSX 54192.82 11779.00 4.44 16.59 27.74
Norfolk Southern Corp. NSC 45896.13 11081.00 3.00 18.95 21.85
Kansas City Southern KSU 14570.82 2923.00 3.15 24.69 20.11
Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. GWR 6489.04 2289.00 1.82 30.32 9.28

Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Norfolk Southern sold its downtown tower for $30 million, far less than assessed value

4d ago, source: Daily Press

The document shows the railroad company, which is moving to a new campus in Atlanta, sold the building to TowneBank and the ...

Norfolk Southern to hold second-quarter 2020 earnings conference call July 29

4d ago, source: PR Newswire

PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will announce its second-quarter financial results during a ...

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC) Shares Purchased by APG Asset Management N.V.

10d ago, source:

APG Asset Management N.V. increased its position in shares of Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC) by 405.8% in the 1st quarter, ...

TowneBank and CHKD buy Norfolk Southern building in downtown Norfolk

11d ago, source: WAVY

A year and half after Norfolk Southern announced it was moving its corporate headquarters to Atlanta, the company’s building ...

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) Lifted to Buy at TD Securities

2d ago, source:

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) was upgraded by analysts at TD Securities from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research ...

Ameritas Investment Company LLC Acquires 268 Shares of Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC)

10d ago, source:

Ameritas Investment Company LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC) by 231.0% during the 1st ...

TowneBank and CHKD team up to buy Norfolk Southern’s downtown tower

11d ago, source: Daily Press

The bank had entered an arrangement last year as McKinnon Tower LLC to buy the 21-story tower at 3 Commercial Place from the ...

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