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SymbolNYSE:NSCNASDAQ:CSXNYSE:CNINYSE:CPNYSE:KSU
Price Information
Current Price$242.17$30.21$116.33$65.56$271.69
50-Day Moving Average$255.90$32.20$111.32$71.13$279.93
52-Week Low$196.15$25.13$98.69$58.79$171.82
52-Week High$295.14$34.96$128.41$83.07$315.39
MarketRank™
Overall Score2.62.92.52.82.1
Analysis Score2.23.33.24.41.2
Community Score4.04.53.94.83.9
Dividend Score2.52.52.51.71.7
Ownership Score2.52.50.81.71.7
Earnings & Valuation Score1.91.91.91.31.9
Analyst Ratings
Consensus RecommendationHoldBuyHoldBuyHold
Consensus Price Target$271.20$34.40$141.22$90.07$263.62
% Upside from Price Target11.99% upside13.87% upside21.40% upside37.39% upside-2.97% downside
Trade Information
Market Cap$59.81 billion$68.11 billion$82.48 billion$43.72 billion$24.71 billion
Beta1.291.140.810.851.07
Average Volume1,185,20911,045,6041,767,9183,301,7701,127,769
Sales & Book Value
Annual Revenue$9.79 billion$10.58 billion$10.32 billion$5.76 billion$2.63 billion
Price / Sales6.116.447.997.609.39
Cashflow$12.61 per share$1.78 per share$5.52 per share$3.43 per share$10.84 per share
Price / Cash19.2116.9621.0919.1325.07
Book Value$53.92 per share$5.71 per share$20.61 per share$8.20 per share$48.19 per share
Price / Book4.495.295.648.005.64
Profitability
Net Income$2.01 billion$2.77 billion$2.66 billion$1.82 billion$617 million
EPS$9.25$1.22$3.96$2.64$6.96
Trailing P/E Ratio22.4220.4126.3817.28205.83
Forward P/E Ratio18.4617.8822.0318.5225.85
P/E Growth1.751.803.182.29N/A
Net Margins25.98%29.93%28.27%41.46%4.63%
Return on Equity (ROE)19.12%23.96%20.00%32.10%16.17%
Return on Assets (ROA)7.34%7.90%8.75%10.60%7.05%
Dividend
Annual Payout$4.36$0.37$1.94$0.63$2.16
Dividend Yield1.80%1.22%1.67%0.96%0.80%
Three-Year Dividend Growth54.10%33.33%36.80%55.62%18.84%
Payout Ratio47.14%30.33%48.99%23.86%31.03%
Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth1 YearsN/AN/A1 Years1 Years
Debt
Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.88%1.21%0.60%0.88%0.92%
Current Ratio1.08%2.34%0.93%0.71%0.65%
Quick Ratio0.99%2.20%0.76%0.63%0.54%
Ownership Information
Institutional Ownership Percentage72.27%71.79%56.45%69.45%80.71%
Insider Ownership Percentage0.31%0.60%2.40%0.01%0.83%
Miscellaneous
Employees20,15619,30024,38111,8906,522
Shares Outstanding246.97 million2.25 billion708.99 million666.89 million90.97 million
Next Earnings Date10/27/2021 (Estimated)10/20/2021 (Confirmed)10/19/2021 (Confirmed)10/19/2021 (Estimated)10/15/2021 (Estimated)
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SourceHeadline
New slogan, old hand signal have helped fuel Kansas State’s undefeated football startNew slogan, old hand signal have helped fuel Kansas State’s undefeated football start
kansascity.com - September 23 at 6:19 PM
New slogan, old hand signal have helped fuel Kansas States undefeated football startNew slogan, old hand signal have helped fuel Kansas State's undefeated football start
msn.com - September 23 at 1:19 PM
Canadian National (CNI) Stock Gains on Buyback AnnouncementCanadian National (CNI) Stock Gains on Buyback Announcement
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 1:38 PM
Kansas City Southern Ranked Among Today’s Top Buys As Jobless Claims Continue To Hover Around Pandemic-Era LowsKansas City Southern Ranked Among Today’s Top Buys As Jobless Claims Continue To Hover Around Pandemic-Era Lows
forbes.com - September 17 at 12:48 PM
Union Pacific CEO sees strong economy coming out of pandemicUnion Pacific CEO sees strong economy coming out of pandemic
marketbeat.com - September 17 at 10:11 AM
Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) Gains 0.80% In Early Trade; What Lies Ahead?Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) Gains 0.80% In Early Trade; What Lies Ahead?
stocksregister.com - September 15 at 7:59 PM
The Real Winner of the Kansas City Southern DealThe Real Winner of the Kansas City Southern Deal
gurufocus.com - September 15 at 7:44 PM
Canadian Pacific Reaches $27 Billion Deal to Buy Kansas City SouthernCanadian Pacific Reaches $27 Billion Deal to Buy Kansas City Southern
wsj.com - September 15 at 6:54 PM
Kansas City Southern terminates deal with CN, opting to merge with CP RailKansas City Southern terminates deal with CN, opting to merge with CP Rail
msn.com - September 15 at 2:59 PM
Canadian Pacific and Kansas City Southern Execute Agreement to CombineCanadian Pacific and Kansas City Southern Execute Agreement to Combine
cmlviz.com - September 15 at 2:59 PM
CP To Acquire Kansas City Southern In $31 Bln DealCP To Acquire Kansas City Southern In $31 Bln Deal
nasdaq.com - September 15 at 2:59 PM
Kansas City Southern terminates merger deal with Canadian National Railway and strikes new deal with Canadian PacificKansas City Southern terminates merger deal with Canadian National Railway and strikes new deal with Canadian Pacific
morningstar.com - September 15 at 9:58 AM
Canadian National scraps $29.6 billion offer for Kansas City SouthernCanadian National scraps $29.6 billion offer for Kansas City Southern
reuters.com - September 15 at 9:58 AM
Kansas City Southern Terminates CN Merger Deal; Inks Merger With CP - Quick FactsKansas City Southern Terminates CN Merger Deal; Inks Merger With CP - Quick Facts
markets.businessinsider.com - September 15 at 9:58 AM
Kansas City Southern formally picks Canadian Pacific over Canadian NationalKansas City Southern formally picks Canadian Pacific over Canadian National
feeds.marketwatch.com - September 15 at 9:46 AM
Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Rating Lowered to Market Perform at Wolfe ResearchKansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Rating Lowered to Market Perform at Wolfe Research
americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 9:26 AM
Wolfe Research Downgrades Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) to Market PerformWolfe Research Downgrades Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) to Market Perform
marketbeat.com - September 15 at 8:33 AM
Quick Take On The Kansas City Southern SagaQuick Take On The Kansas City Southern Saga
seekingalpha.com - September 14 at 3:09 AM
Kansas City Southern Deal: Jim Cramer Says Mexico Is the KeyKansas City Southern Deal: Jim Cramer Says Mexico Is the Key
msn.com - September 13 at 4:33 PM
Heres Why You Should Retain Kansas City Southern (KSU) NowHere's Why You Should Retain Kansas City Southern (KSU) Now
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 4:33 PM
Spirit AeroSystems, Hess rise; Dynavax, TransUnion fallSpirit AeroSystems, Hess rise; Dynavax, TransUnion fall
marketbeat.com - September 13 at 4:29 PM
US stocks edge higher, regrouping after a down weekUS stocks edge higher, regrouping after a down week
marketbeat.com - September 13 at 4:14 PM
Canadian National railroad facing more investor pressureCanadian National railroad facing more investor pressure
marketbeat.com - September 13 at 10:08 AM
Kansas City Southern Accepts CP Rail’s Merger OfferKansas City Southern Accepts CP Rail’s Merger Offer
baystreet.ca - September 13 at 9:04 AM
21st Anniversary KCS Holiday Express to Benefit The Salvation Army in 21 Communities21st Anniversary KCS Holiday Express to Benefit The Salvation Army in 21 Communities
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 9:04 AM
Kansas City Southern Determines CPs Revised Bid Superior To CN Offer Kansas City Southern Determines CP's Revised Bid Superior To CN Offer
markets.businessinsider.com - September 12 at 10:37 PM
Kansas City Southern settles on Canadian Pacific’s $31 billion bidKansas City Southern settles on Canadian Pacific’s $31 billion bid
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 6:03 PM
Kansas City Southern accepts $27bn offer from Canadian Pacific Kansas City Southern accepts $27bn offer from Canadian Pacific
ft.com - September 12 at 3:51 PM
Kansas City Southern Says Canadian Pacific Bid Superior to Canadian National DealKansas City Southern Says Canadian Pacific Bid Superior to Canadian National Deal
wsj.com - September 12 at 3:36 PM
Kansas City Southern plans to accept Canadian Pacifics $27 billion bidKansas City Southern plans to accept Canadian Pacific's $27 billion bid
investing.com - September 12 at 3:21 PM
Correction: Kansas City Southern Bidding War storyCorrection: Kansas City Southern Bidding War story
marketbeat.com - September 2 at 10:46 AM
Loop Capital Lowers Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) to HoldLoop Capital Lowers Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) to Hold
marketbeat.com - September 1 at 7:32 AM
Kansas City Southern suitors bid in jeopardy after rulingKansas City Southern suitor's bid in jeopardy after ruling
marketbeat.com - August 31 at 4:14 PM
Regulators reject key part of $33.6 billion railroad dealRegulators reject key part of $33.6 billion railroad deal
marketbeat.com - August 31 at 2:39 PM
It’s Time To Consider Buying These Two Railroad Stocks (KSU)It’s Time To Consider Buying These Two Railroad Stocks (KSU)
marketbeat.com - March 23 at 12:43 PM
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9/23/2021Canadian National RailwayEvercore ISI
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9/20/2021Canadian National RailwayCowen
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9/20/2021Canadian National RailwayStephens
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9/20/2021Canadian National RailwayNational Bank Financial
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9/19/2021Canadian National RailwayBMO Capital Markets
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9/17/2021CSXRoyal Bank of Canada
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9/17/2021Canadian National RailwayRoyal Bank of Canada
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9/17/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayScotiabank
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9/15/2021Kansas City SouthernWolfe Research
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9/14/2021Canadian National RailwayTD Securities
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9/7/2021Canadian National RailwayCIBC
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9/1/2021Canadian National RailwayCitigroup
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9/1/2021Canadian National RailwayLoop Capital
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9/1/2021Kansas City SouthernLoop Capital
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8/12/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayArgus
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7/29/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayCIBC
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7/29/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayCowen
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7/22/2021CSXCowen
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7/22/2021CSXStifel Nicolaus
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7/22/2021CSXWells Fargo & Company
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7/22/2021CSXSusquehanna
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7/22/2021CSXUBS Group
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7/22/2021CSXCredit Suisse Group
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7/22/2021CSXTD Securities
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7/22/2021CSXRoyal Bank of Canada
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7/21/2021Canadian National RailwayNational Bank Financial
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7/21/2021Canadian National RailwayCowen
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7/21/2021Canadian National RailwayCredit Suisse Group
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7/15/2021Kansas City SouthernRaymond James
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7/14/2021Canadian National RailwayCIBC
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7/14/2021Canadian National RailwayBarclays
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7/14/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayCIBC
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7/14/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayBarclays
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7/12/2021Norfolk SouthernAtlantic Securities
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7/12/2021CSXAtlantic Securities
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7/9/2021Norfolk SouthernWells Fargo & Company
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7/9/2021Norfolk SouthernEvercore ISI
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7/9/2021CSXEvercore ISI
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7/9/2021Canadian National RailwayWells Fargo & Company
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7/9/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayWells Fargo & Company
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7/7/2021CSXMorgan Stanley
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6/29/2021CSXMorgan Stanley
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6/29/2021CSXCitigroup
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6/29/2021Kansas City SouthernCitigroup
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6/27/2021CSXRoyal Bank of Canada
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6/21/2021Norfolk SouthernStifel Nicolaus
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6/21/2021CSXStifel Nicolaus
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6/21/2021Canadian National RailwayStifel Nicolaus
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6/21/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayStifel Nicolaus
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6/15/2021CSXDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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5/28/2021Canadian National RailwayUBS Group
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5/28/2021Kansas City SouthernBarclays
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5/27/2021Canadian National RailwayScotiabank
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5/26/2021Canadian National RailwayDesjardins
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5/26/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayDesjardins
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5/25/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayEvercore ISI
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5/24/2021Norfolk SouthernMorgan Stanley
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5/18/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayNational Bank Financial
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5/17/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayRaymond James
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5/17/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayScotiabank
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5/4/2021Norfolk SouthernArgus
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4/29/2021Norfolk SouthernRoyal Bank of Canada
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4/29/2021Norfolk SouthernTD Securities
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4/29/2021Norfolk SouthernBMO Capital Markets
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4/29/2021Norfolk SouthernBarclays
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4/29/2021Norfolk SouthernBenchmark
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4/26/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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4/26/2021Kansas City SouthernRaymond James
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4/26/2021Kansas City SouthernDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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4/23/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayDesjardins
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4/22/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayNational Bank Financial
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4/22/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayTD Securities
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4/22/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayCredit Suisse Group
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4/22/2021Canadian Pacific RailwaySusquehanna Bancshares
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4/22/2021Canadian Pacific RailwaySusquehanna
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4/21/2021CSXDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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4/21/2021CSXRoyal Bank of Canada
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4/21/2021CSXBMO Capital Markets
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4/21/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayScotiabank
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4/21/2021Kansas City SouthernWells Fargo & Company
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4/20/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayCowen
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4/19/2021Kansas City SouthernRaymond James
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4/15/2021CSXRaymond James
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4/15/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayBarclays
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4/15/2021Kansas City SouthernWells Fargo & Company
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4/9/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayScotiabank
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4/6/2021Norfolk SouthernMorgan Stanley
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3/31/2021Canadian Pacific RailwayNational Bank Financial
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3/26/2021Norfolk SouthernVertical Research
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3/26/2021CSXVertical Research
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3/26/2021Kansas City SouthernVertical Research
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3/22/2021Norfolk SouthernDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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3/22/2021Kansas City SouthernWells Fargo & Company
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3/22/2021Kansas City SouthernJPMorgan Chase & Co.
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3/3/2021Norfolk SouthernEvercore ISI
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2/8/2021Norfolk SouthernMorgan Stanley
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2/1/2021Norfolk SouthernArgus
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1/28/2021Norfolk SouthernCredit Suisse Group
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1/28/2021Norfolk SouthernRoyal Bank of Canada
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1/28/2021Norfolk SouthernCowen
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1/28/2021Kansas City SouthernDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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1/25/2021CSXArgus
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernBMO Capital Markets
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernWells Fargo & Company
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernRaymond James
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernCredit Suisse Group
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernMorgan Stanley
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernBarclays
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1/25/2021Kansas City SouthernCowen
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1/22/2021CSXMorgan Stanley
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1/22/2021CSXCredit Suisse Group
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1/15/2021Kansas City SouthernRaymond James
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1/12/2021Norfolk SouthernRobert W. Baird
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1/12/2021Kansas City SouthernJPMorgan Chase & Co.
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1/11/2021Norfolk SouthernSmith Barney Citigroup
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1/11/2021Kansas City SouthernSmith Barney Citigroup
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1/6/2021Norfolk SouthernMorgan Stanley
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1/6/2021Kansas City SouthernMorgan Stanley
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11/30/2020Norfolk SouthernDeutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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10/29/2020Norfolk SouthernUBS Group
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