NSC : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Top Trending Tickers On StockTwits For January 22

    January 22, 2014
    Here's a look at the top tickers trending on StockTwits.com: Coach: Iconic brand losing market share This morning Coach ...
  2. Railroad Industry Stock Outlook - Dec 2013 - Industry Outlook

    December 27, 2013
    Railroad Industry Stock Outlook - Dec 2013 - Industry Outlook
  3. Railroad Industry Stock Outlook - Aug/Sep 2013 - Industry Outlook

    August 28, 2013
    Railroad Industry Stock Outlook - Aug/Sep 2013 - Industry Outlook
  4. CSX On Target, But Hard To Find A Reason To Pay Up

    July 17, 2013
    CSX does as expected for the second quarter, but valuations seem to be getting a little full.
  5. Keep Your Portfolio Truckin’ With The Transports

    May 9, 2013
    With the U.S. really beginning to move forward, investors may want to focus on another main Dow index- The Dow Transports. ...
  6. CSX Adapting To New Realities

    April 17, 2013
    It wasn't long ago at all that the rails seemed to have things pretty much all going their way. Better management was producing ...
  7. Norfolk Chalks Out Investment Plan - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) one of the leading railroads in North America has announced an investment plan of $2 billion ...
  8. CSX Building Out in Quebec - Analyst Blog

    January 28, 2013
    CSX Corporation (CSX) plans to build an intermodal facility in Quebec. The construction will include an intermodal rail terminal ...
  9. CSX Opens New Intermodal Service - Analyst Blog

    January 25, 2013
    CSX Corp. (CSX), one of the leading North American railroads, has begun operations on New England's first double-stack cleared ...
  10. Union Pacific Beats 4Q, Revs Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog

    January 24, 2013
    Union Pacific Corporation  (UNP) reported fourth quarter fiscal 2012 adjusted earnings of $2.19 per share, surpassing the ...
  11. CSX Beats 4Q Despite Coal Woes - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    CSX Corporation (CSX) reported fourth quarter 2012 earnings of 43 cents per share, ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  12. Norfolk Beats, Dips Y/Y - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC), one of the leading U.S. railroad companies, reported stellar fourth quarter and full-year 2 ...
  13. CSX Invests in Track Expansion - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Leading U.S. railroad, CSX Corporation (CSX) has initiated a $26 million track expansion project on River Lines between Northern ...
  14. Railroad Stock Outlook - January 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    January 11, 2013
    Railroads continue to benefit from the ongoing highway conversion due to their cost effectiveness over truckloads. Currently, ...
  15. Railroad Stock Outlook - January 2013 - Industry Outlook

    January 11, 2013
    Railroads continue to benefit from the ongoing highway conversion due to their cost effectiveness over truckloads. Currently, ...
  16. Should November's Rail Data Encourage Investors?

    December 12, 2012
    Industrial demand is still looking solid for the U.S. railroads.
  17. Norfolk Southern and Other Transportation Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    November 19, 2012
    The market is having a good day so far: the Nasdaq has increased 1.7%; the S&P 500 has risen 1.5%; and the Dow has moved ...
  18. UPS and Other Big Movers In Transportation on October 23, 2012

    October 23, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq is trading down 0.9%; the S&P 500 has declined 1.5%; and the Dow has slipped ...
  19. Transportation Stocks, Including Norfolk Southern, Making Big ...

    October 22, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq is trading up 0.3%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.2% and the Dow is trading down 0.2%. ...
  20. Union Pacific Already Rewarded For Its Quality

    October 22, 2012
    Union Pacific is executing well, but could be vulnerable to slowing economic growth.
  21. In Challenging Times, CSX Shows Its Qualities

    October 18, 2012
    CSX is doing reasonably well in a tough patch.
  22. Stock Market News for September 26, 2012 - Market News

    September 26, 2012
    Benchmarks lost out on their their initial gains to close in the red following comments made by a key Fed official.  The ...
  23. Norfolk Southern Among Transportation's Biggest Movers on September ...

    September 24, 2012
    The Nasdaq has declined 0.7%, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2% and the Dow has fallen 0.2% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  24. Canadian National Railway Among the NYSE's Biggest Movers on ...

    September 20, 2012
    The market is down this morning. The Nasdaq has declined 0.3%; the S&P 500 is down 0.3%; and the Dow has fallen 0.1%. Today, ...
  25. Canadian National Railway and Other Transportation Stocks Making ...

    September 11, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading up 0.3%, the S&P 500 is up 0.6% and the Dow has increased 0.7%. The transportation ...
  26. Rail Traffic Perks Up A Bit

    September 10, 2012
    Rail traffic seems to be picking up going into the second half of the year.
  27. Norfolk Southern Among Transportation's Biggest Movers on September ...

    September 4, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq is down 0.8%; the S&P 500 is trading down 0.5%; ...
  28. Dow Transports a Bad Sign? - Cook`s Kitchen

    August 31, 2012
    The major indexes are sitting, apparently comfortably, just below highs not seen in over 4 years, since before the market ...
  29. Transportation Stocks, Including Norfolk Southern, Making Big ...

    August 30, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq falling 0.9%, the S&P 500 decreasing 0.7% and the Dow down 0.7%. The transportation ...
  30. Norfolk Southern and Other Big Movers In Transportation on August ...

    August 23, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.2%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.4%; and the Dow is down ...
  31. July Rail Data Shows Some Reasons For Worry

    August 7, 2012
    July rail data continues to show increasing signs of weakness.
  32. CSX In Solid Shape Despite Weak Coal

    July 18, 2012
    CSX is holding up well despite plunging coal demand.
  33. Once Again, Rails Suggest Summer Slowdown Isn't That Bad

    June 15, 2012
    Rail data continues to suggest that the industrial economy is pretty healthy
  34. Railroads Perform Despite Coal Woes - Analyst Blog

    May 15, 2012
    Despite the ongoing uncertainties surrounding the demand for U.S. coal, railroads delivered stellar performances, backed ...
  35. J.B. Hunt Looking A Little Stretched

    April 17, 2012
    J.B. Hunt offered up a solid start to this year. Total revenue rose 17%, fueled by a 20% rise in the intermodal business.
  36. Rails Struggling To Replace King Coal

    April 11, 2012
    Weak coal demand is creating real volume declines for railroads.
  37. Genesee & Wyoming An Uncommon Growth Story

    February 13, 2012
    Genesee & Wyoming has both above-average growth potential and an above-average valuation.
  38. January Rail Traffic Good For Industry, Not Great For Rails

    February 8, 2012
    Absent volatile coal and grain, traffic was pretty strong.
  39. Does CSX Have The Most Levers To Pull In 2012?

    January 18, 2012
    CSX has all of the perks of U.S. rail and a few extra as well.
  40. Rail Traffic Ends 2011 On A High Note

    January 10, 2012
    Rail traffic ends 2011 on a high note, but can it maintain this momentum through 2012?
  41. 2011 In Review - Railroads

    December 27, 2011
    Railroads had another strong year in 2011.
  42. November's Rail Data Supports A Strong Economy

    December 14, 2011
    Rail data continues to support the idea that the economy is growing, despite what the markets would have you believe.
  43. October Rail Data – A Tale Of 2 Economies?

    November 8, 2011
    October's rail data shows a stronger recovery than the news seems to portray.
  44. Pricing Is Strong At CSX

    October 24, 2011
    Volume is not strong at CSX, but pricing is very good.
  45. September's Rail Traffic: Past The Pause?

    October 13, 2011
    September's rail data contained reasons for optimism.
  46. A Confusing Quarter From FedEx

    September 27, 2011
    FedEx is doing pretty well, but market skepticism of the economy wins out.
  47. Are The Rails Starting To Spin Their Wheels?

    September 15, 2011
    August rail traffic is still a muddle, with the market still trying to puzzle out a direction for the sector.
  48. Will The Street Believe In Steel Dynamics?

    July 25, 2011
    Steel Dynamics had a better second quarter than it expected, but the steel market isn't a sure win yet.
  49. J.B. Hunt: A La Intermodal

    July 20, 2011
    Intermodal is still delivering the growth for J.B. Hunt.
  50. 5 Railroad Names Chugging Higher

    July 14, 2011
    Today, Kate Stalter talks with Paul Maher of Santa Fe Wealth Advisors, who discusses how technical analysis guides his view ...
  51. No Summer Holiday Yet For Rail Traffic

    July 12, 2011
    June's rail traffic seems to support the idea that the recovery is tailing off
  52. FedEx Delivers Strength

    June 23, 2011
    FedEx delivered an impressive quarter and full fiscal year results. The company has improved its operations and, as an economic ...
  53. Railroad Stocks Are Right on Track

    June 23, 2011
    While the overall market struggles, railroad stocks are an attractive area for new buying, and risk-controlled entry points ...
  54. A Tail Of Two Railroads

    June 22, 2011
    Though both CP and CN railroads seem similar, they have been having very different years.
  55. April Rail Data: A Penny On The Tracks?

    May 12, 2011
    Rail traffic slipped in April, but a very difficult comparison in coal was the main culprit.
  56. Coal-Fired Portfolio Still A Good Bet

    May 4, 2011
    Demand for coal is predicted to rise as energy demands increase and new infrastructure is created.
  57. The Rail Industry Rolls Through Earnings

    May 2, 2011
    First-quarter results for the broad rail industry speaks volumes about how solid the group is as a long-term play.
  58. CSX Barrels Along

    April 21, 2011
    Railroad CSX posted another impressive quarter as its earnings barrel along.
  59. J.B. Hunt: The Trucking Company That Isn't

    April 19, 2011
    J.B. Hunt is reaping the benefits of a switch to intermodal, but the stock is well ahead of the fundamentals.
  60. FedEx Looks Like It's Coming And Going

    March 21, 2011
    If FedEx can better leverage its existing assets, shareholders could stand to benefit.
  61. Here Comes The Tricky Part For Rail Traffic

    March 11, 2011
    February was the second straight month where rail traffic data looked a bit odd.
  62. Queensland Still The Coal Story

    February 18, 2011
    While flooding in Australia's Queensland area contributed to the strong year of the coal producers, its effects may be even ...
  63. Rail Traffic Data Still Largely Good News

    February 14, 2011
    January's data was still positive, but a few clouds appeared on the horizon.
  64. CSX Opens The Throttle

    February 2, 2011
    With the rail industry recovering, CSX is on track to accelerate its business.
  65. 2010: The Year On The Rails

    December 29, 2010
    2010 was another banner year for the railroad rally, but 2011 likely won't be so strong.
  66. Rails Roll On Into The Fall

    October 14, 2010
    Rail traffic stayed strong in September, but is slower manufacturing growth a threat?
  67. Rails And Supplies Suggest More Volatility

    September 14, 2010
    Rail traffic and tool sales were strong in August, but seem to be fading as we move to the final quarter.
  68. Top Performing Railroad Stocks

    August 27, 2010
    Although transportation stocks have lost some value in recent trading, rail is a solid long-term investment.
  69. Looking At The Long Bonds

    August 16, 2010
    Over the longer term, inflation in store for investors. But in the short run, the United States could be in for a bout of ...
  70. Railroads Suggest Recovery Is Soft

    August 11, 2010
    July's number for railroad shipping suggest that that economic recovery is slowing.
  71. Big Steel Rails Roll On

    July 30, 2010
    Despite sluggish economy, railways keep rolling on to higher profits.
  72. CSX's Unsurprising Surprise

    July 14, 2010
    CSX delivers more ammunition to the recovery bulls.
  73. Railways Prepare To Announce Earnings

    July 12, 2010
    Railroads serve as a gauge for overall economic activity. Find out what investors can expect as the earnings season approaches.
  74. Rails Show Strength

    July 5, 2010
    Despite all the doomsday news on the economy, the railroad industry continues to show increasing strength.
  75. Recovery Rides In On The Rails

    May 18, 2010
    April's rail traffic data suggest that the recovery in the U.S. economy is picking up steam.
  76. Buffett Rides The Rails

    May 4, 2010
    Railways look to be on track for further gains in the upcoming year.
  77. Canadian National Needs To Do More

    April 29, 2010
    Canadian National is the best railroad in North America, but perhaps not the best performer when facing Wall Street expectations.
  78. CSX Starts To Roll

    April 21, 2010
    On the heels of increased rail traffic in March, there are signs of real improvement in the rails signalling good things ...
  79. Don't Chase Prices

    April 16, 2010
    With the Dow kissing 11,000 and the S&P flirting with 1,200, investors are bidding up stocks.
  80. The Railroads In 2010

    January 4, 2010
    The railroad industry in 2010 could be a lucrative investment for those who follow the smart money.
  81. CSX Heading Back On Track

    October 21, 2009
    Though its revenues and income were still down this quarter, CSX maintains that the worst of the recession is over.
  82. 5 Companies That Act As Economic Indicators

    April 30, 2009
    Reviewing several companies' earnings reports and management commentary, which indicate economic trends.
  83. Companies To Watch To Track The Economy

    April 22, 2009
    Certain companies provide insight into economic trends, and investors should watch these for clues to the economy's direction.
  84. Raising the Roof: Dividend Payments Rising

    February 27, 2009
    Stocks that are increasing their payouts could be the ones to watch.
  85. These Trains Bound For Glory

    January 27, 2009
    Despite slumping rail traffic, the railways are still steadily churning out earnings gains. All aboard!
  86. Canadian National Railway Rolls Along

    January 6, 2009
    Canadian National Railway's "I think I can" attitude is helping it pull through an economic slowdown.
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