NASDAQ:CSX - CSX Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$64.25 +0.25 (+0.39 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 03:24 PM ET)
Previous Close$63.69
Today's Range$63.24 - $64.30
52-Week Range$47.99 - $67.69
Volume463,190 shs
Average Volume4.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$56.64 billion
P/E Ratio27.68
Dividend Yield1.36%
CSX logoCSX 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Railroads, line-haul operating


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.96
Current Ratio1.87
Quick Ratio1.68


Trailing P/E Ratio27.68
Forward P/E Ratio19.53
P/E Growth1.4

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.41 billion
Price / Sales4.93
Cash Flow$3.7906 per share
Price / Cash16.95
Book Value$16.47 per share
Price / Book3.90


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.30
Net Income$5.47 billion
Net Margins50.85%
Return on Equity18.00%
Return on Assets6.42%


Outstanding Shares875,350,000
Market Cap$56,644.16

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 30th. View CSX's Dividend History.

How will CSX's stock buyback program work?

CSX declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, February 14th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically 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) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 17th. The transportation company reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.66 by $0.12. The transportation company earned $2.88 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.80 billion. CSX had a return on equity of 18.00% and a net margin of 50.85%. The firm's revenue was up .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.51 earnings per share. View CSX's Earnings History.

When is CSX's next earnings date?

CSX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 17th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for CSX.

What price target have analysts set for CSX?

20 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for CSX's shares. Their predictions range from $49.00 to $79.00. On average, they anticipate CSX's stock price to reach $66.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for CSX.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CSX?

20 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 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting CSX?

CSX saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 10,434,347 shares, a decline of 19.4% from the June 15th total of 12,951,845 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,978,679 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. View CSX's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of CSX's key competitors?

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 & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Peter J. Shudtz, VP of Federal Regulation

Has CSX been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CSX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. CSX earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 44.40 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are CSX's major shareholders?

CSX's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.15%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.07%), Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC (0.06%), Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware (0.06%), NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.03%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.03%). Company insiders that own CSX stock include Clarence W Gooden, E Hunter Harrison, Gary Keith Anderson, James M Foote, Michael J Ward, Ridge Lp Mantle and Steven Brassard. 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 Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Bank of Montreal Can, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Cullinan Associates Inc., Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic, FormulaFolio Investments LLC and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. View Insider Buying and Selling for CSX.

Which major investors are buying CSX stock?

CSX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., V Wealth Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, First PREMIER Bank, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Guardian Investment Management and Harvest Capital Management Inc. Company insiders that have bought CSX stock in the last two years include E Hunter Harrison, Gary Keith Anderson, James M Foote, Ridge Lp Mantle and Steven Brassard. 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 $64.18.

How big of a company is CSX?

CSX has a market capitalization of $56.64 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.

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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  119 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  292
MarketBeat'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 7/17/2018 by Staff

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