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Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC.N)

NSC.N on New York Stock Exchange

150.88USD
14 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$-6.64 (-4.22%)
Prev Close
$157.52
Open
$155.83
Day's High
$157.18
Day's Low
$150.31
Volume
828,581
Avg. Vol
459,028
52-wk High
$186.91
52-wk Low
$127.82

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.33 December 15 Dec 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 8 8 7 7
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 4 4
(3) HOLD 12 12 14 14
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.23 2.23 2.35 2.35

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 16 2,905.39 2,973.00 2,864.00 2,726.31
Quarter Ending Mar-19 9 2,868.52 2,919.90 2,832.00 2,831.00
Year Ending Dec-18 22 11,458.40 11,535.00 11,371.00 10,933.60
Year Ending Dec-19 23 11,970.40 12,184.00 11,756.00 11,398.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 23 2.33 2.44 2.21 1.74
Quarter Ending Mar-19 16 2.19 2.36 2.09 1.79
Year Ending Dec-18 24 9.28 9.47 9.16 7.11
Year Ending Dec-19 27 10.29 11.00 9.80 7.79
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 17.17 19.86 14.30 12.16

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2,912.56 2,947.00 34.44 1.18
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2,872.37 2,898.00 25.63 0.89
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,678.95 2,717.00 38.05 1.42
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2,648.44 2,669.00 20.56 0.78
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2,640.62 2,670.00 29.38 1.11
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.44 2.52 0.08 3.13
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.33 2.50 0.17 7.42
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.77 1.93 0.16 9.00
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.57 1.69 0.12 7.69
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.64 1.75 0.11 6.47

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2,905.39 2,911.05 2,908.81 2,872.61 2,726.31
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2,868.52 2,873.09 2,878.10 2,848.73 2,831.00
Year Ending Dec-18 11,458.40 11,462.50 11,455.30 11,403.80 10,933.60
Year Ending Dec-19 11,970.40 11,982.00 11,976.90 11,880.90 11,398.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.33 2.33 2.33 2.28 1.74
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2.19 2.18 2.19 2.16 1.79
Year Ending Dec-18 9.28 9.28 9.27 9.14 7.11
Year Ending Dec-19 10.29 10.29 10.30 10.06 7.79

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 1 0 1
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 2 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 2 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 1 0 1
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 1 2