NASDAQ:CSX - CSX Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $68.30 +0.27 (+0.40 %) (As of 12/10/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$68.03Today's Range$66.43 - $68.5752-Week Range$48.43 - $76.24Volume5.30 million shsAverage Volume5.90 million shsMarket Capitalization$57.45 billionP/E Ratio29.70Dividend Yield1.26%Beta1.27 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based transportation services in the United States and Canada. The company offers rail services, as well as transports intermodal containers and trailers. It transports agricultural and food products, fertilizers, chemicals, automotive, metals and equipment, minerals, and forest products; and coal, coke, and iron ore to electricity-generating power plants, steel manufacturers, and industrial plants. The company also exports coal to deep-water port facilities. In addition, it offers intermodal transportation services through a network of approximately 40 terminals transporting manufactured consumer goods in containers in the eastern United States; drayage services, including the pickup and delivery of intermodal shipments; and trucking dispatch services. Further, the company serves the automotive industry with distribution centers and storage locations, as well as connects non-rail served customers through transferring products from rail to trucks, which includes plastics and ethanol. Additionally, it acquires, develops, sells, leases, and manages real estate properties. The company operates approximately 21,000 route mile rail network, which serves various population centers in 23 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 4,000 locomotives. It also serves production and distribution facilities through track connections. CSX Corporation was founded in 1978 and is based in Jacksonville, Florida. Receive CSX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CSX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Railroads, line-haul operating Sub-IndustryN/A SectorTransportation Current SymbolNASDAQ:CSX Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.csx.com Phone904-359-3200 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.00 Current Ratio1.43 Quick Ratio1.29 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio29.70 Forward P/E Ratio17.93 P/E Growth1.34 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$11.41 billion Price / Sales5.06 Cash Flow$3.8328 per share Price / Cash Flow17.82 Book Value$16.47 per share Price / Book4.15 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.30 Net Income$5.47 billion Net Margins55.19% Return on Equity21.38% Return on Assets8.27% Miscellaneous Employees24,000 Outstanding Shares844,420,000Market Cap$57.45 billion OptionableOptionable CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) Frequently Asked Questions What is CSX's stock symbol? CSX trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSX." How often does CSX pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CSX? CSX announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, November 30th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 29th. View CSX's Dividend History. How will CSX's stock buyback program work? CSX announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, February 14th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were CSX's earnings last quarter? CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 16th. The transportation company reported $1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.11. The transportation company had revenue of $3.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.05 billion. CSX had a net margin of 55.19% and a return on equity of 21.38%. The company's revenue was up 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.51 EPS. View CSX's Earnings History. When is CSX's next earnings date? CSX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CSX. What price target have analysts set for CSX? 18 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for CSX's stock. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect CSX's stock price to reach $78.1053 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CSX. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CSX? 18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CSX in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for CSX. Has CSX been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about CSX stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CSX earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting CSX? CSX saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 19,138,627 shares, an increase of 18.8% from the October 31st total of 16,115,722 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,035,904 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.8 days. Currently, 2.3% of the company's stock are short sold. View CSX's Current Options Chain. Who are some of CSX's key competitors? Some companies that are related to CSX include Union Pacific (UNP), Canadian National Railway (CNI), Norfolk Southern (NSC), CENT JAPAN RWY/ADR (CJPRY), Canadian Pacific Railway (CP), Kansas City Southern (KSU), Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) and Guangshen Railway Co. Ltd ADR Class H (GSH). Who are CSX's key executives? CSX's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James M. Foote, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)Mr. Frank A. Lonegro, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)Ms. Sarah Kathleen Brandt, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54)Mr. Mark K. Wallace, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 48)Mr. Peter J. Shudtz, VP of Federal Regulation Who are CSX's major shareholders? CSX's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.70%), BlackRock Inc. (5.72%), Capital Research Global Investors (4.69%), Capital World Investors (3.52%), FMR LLC (2.40%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.49%). Company insiders that own CSX stock include Clarence W Gooden, E Hunter Harrison, Gary Keith Anderson, James M Foote and Ridge Lp Mantle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CSX. Which major investors are selling CSX stock? CSX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Eaton Vance Management, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Vanguard Group Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for CSX. Which major investors are buying CSX stock? CSX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Morgan Stanley, Prudential Financial Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought CSX stock in the last two years include E Hunter Harrison, Gary Keith Anderson, James M Foote and Ridge Lp Mantle. View Insider Buying and Selling for CSX. How do I buy shares of CSX? Shares of CSX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is CSX's stock price today? One share of CSX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.30. How big of a company is CSX? CSX has a market capitalization of $57.45 billion and generates $11.41 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $5.47 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.30 on an earnings per share basis. CSX employs 24,000 workers across the globe. What is CSX's official website? The official website for CSX is http://www.csx.com. How can I contact CSX? CSX's mailing address is 500 WATER STREET 15TH FLOOR, JACKSONVILLE FL, 32202. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 904-359-3200. MarketBeat Community Rating for CSX (NASDAQ CSX)Community Ranking: 3.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 288 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 200 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 488MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CSX and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CSX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CSX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Different Types of Leveraged Buyouts?