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CSX (CSX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.28 (+0.84%)
(As of 05/24/2024 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
8.85 million shs
Average Volume
12.03 million shs
Market Capitalization
$66.04 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

CSX MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
12.5% Upside
$38.00 Price Target
Short Interest
1.63% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.64mentions of CSX in the last 14 days
Based on 19 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.96 to $2.17 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.43 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

16th out of 114 stocks

Railroads, Line - Haul Operating Industry

2nd out of 6 stocks

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About CSX Stock (NASDAQ:CSX)

CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based freight transportation services. The company offers rail services; and transportation of intermodal containers and trailers, as well as other transportation services, such as rail-to-truck transfers and bulk commodity operations. It also transports chemicals, agricultural and food products, minerals, automotive, forest products, fertilizers, and metals and equipment; and coal, coke, and iron ore to electricity-generating power plants, steel manufacturers, and industrial plants, as well as exports coal to deep-water port facilities. In addition, the company provides intermodal services through a network of approximately 30 terminals transporting manufactured consumer goods in containers; and drayage services, including the pickup and delivery of intermodal shipments. It serves the automotive industry with distribution centers and storage locations, as well as connects non-rail served customers through transferring products, such as plastics and ethanol from rail to trucks. The company operates approximately 20,000 route mile rail network, which serves various population centers in 26 states east of the Mississippi River, the District of Columbia, and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec, as well as owns and leases approximately 3,500 locomotives. It serves production and distribution facilities through track connections. CSX Corporation was incorporated in 1978 and is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.

CSX Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Railroads, line - haul operating
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
16 Analysts


Net Income
$3.72 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$14.66 billion
Cash Flow
$2.70 per share
Book Value
$6.45 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$66.04 billion

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CSX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell CSX stock right now?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CSX in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" CSX shares.
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What is CSX's stock price target for 2024?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for CSX's shares. Their CSX share price targets range from $25.00 to $44.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $38.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have CSX shares performed in 2024?

CSX's stock was trading at $34.67 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, CSX stock has decreased by 2.6% and is now trading at $33.78.
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When is CSX's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 18th 2024.
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How were CSX's earnings last quarter?

CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 17th. The transportation company reported $0.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $3.68 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.66 billion. CSX had a net margin of 24.75% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 29.58%. The company's revenue was down .8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.48 EPS.
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How often does CSX pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CSX?

CSX announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.42%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st.
Read our dividend analysis for CSX

Is CSX a good dividend stock?

CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.42%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 20 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 26.37%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CSX will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.12% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for CSX.

When did CSX's stock split?

CSX shares split on Tuesday, June 29th 2021. The 3-1 split was announced on Friday, June 4th 2021. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Monday, June 28th 2021. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What is Jim Foote's approval rating as CSX's CEO?

271 employees have rated CSX Chief Executive Officer Jim Foote on Jim Foote has an approval rating of 12% among the company's employees. This puts Jim Foote in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 35.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at CSX to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of CSX own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CSX investors own include Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Home Depot (HD), Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are CSX's major shareholders?

CSX's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.96%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.34%), Capital World Investors (2.13%), Capital International Investors (1.68%), Capital Research Global Investors (0.97%) and Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.97%). Insiders that own company stock include Angela C Williams, John J Zillmer, Mark Kenneth Wallace, Nathan D Goldman and Nathan D Goldman.
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How do I buy shares of CSX?

Shares of CSX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:CSX) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by Staff

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