NASDAQ:RAIL - FreightCar America Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$16.28 +0.02 (+0.12 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 12:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.27
Today's Range$16.20 - $16.28
52-Week Range$12.53 - $20.46
Volume362 shs
Average Volume31,031 shs
Market Capitalization$206.02 million
P/E Ratio-14.03
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.57
FreightCar America logoFreightCar America, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells railcars for the transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America. The company offers a range of freight cars, including open top hoppers, covered hoppers, and gondolas; intermodal flats, such as well cars; and non-intermodal flat cars comprising slab, hot slab, ribbon rail, and bulkhead flats. It also provides stainless steel and hybrid stainless steel, and aluminum-bodied railcars, such as coal cars; and mill gondolas, coil gondolas, triple hoppers, ore hoppers and gondola railcars, ballast hopper cars, aggregate hopper cars, boxcars, woodchip hoppers, aluminum vehicle carriers, and articulated bulk container railcars. In addition, the company leases freight cars; refurbishes and rebuilds railcars; and sells forged, cast, and fabricated parts for various railcars. It also exports its manufactured railcars to Latin America and the Middle East. The company's customers primarily include railroads, shippers, and financial institutions. FreightCar America, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Railroad equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorTransportation
SymbolNASDAQ:RAIL
CUSIP35702310
Phone800-458-2235

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio3.24
Quick Ratio2.34

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-14.03
Forward P/E Ratio-13.91
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$409.47 million
Price / Sales0.50
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$18.69 per share
Price / Book0.87

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.16)
Net Income$-22,560,000.00
Net Margins-10.46%
Return on Equity-10.78%
Return on Assets-7.90%

Miscellaneous

Employees985
Outstanding Shares12,460,000
Market Cap$206.02 million

FreightCar America (NASDAQ:RAIL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is FreightCar America's stock symbol?

FreightCar America trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RAIL."

How were FreightCar America's earnings last quarter?

FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The transportation company reported ($0.19) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.46) by $0.27. The transportation company had revenue of $66.74 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $78.30 million. FreightCar America had a negative return on equity of 10.78% and a negative net margin of 10.46%. View FreightCar America's Earnings History.

When is FreightCar America's next earnings date?

FreightCar America is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for FreightCar America.

What price target have analysts set for RAIL?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for FreightCar America's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect FreightCar America's stock price to reach $17.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FreightCar America.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FreightCar America?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FreightCar America in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for FreightCar America.

Who are some of FreightCar America's key competitors?

Who are FreightCar America's key executives?

FreightCar America's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James R. Meyer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Matthew S. Kohnke, VP of Fin., CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Georgia L. Vlamis, VP of HR, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Theodore W. Baun, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Maliekel, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 57)

Has FreightCar America been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about RAIL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. FreightCar America earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for FreightCar America.

Who are FreightCar America's major shareholders?

FreightCar America's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (11.92%), Royce & Associates LP (11.72%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.32%), Boston Partners (8.20%), BlackRock Inc. (6.75%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (6.12%). Company insiders that own FreightCar America stock include Andrew B Schmitt, James R Meyer, S Carl Soderstrom Jr, Theodore W Baun and Thomas A Madden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FreightCar America.

Which institutional investors are selling FreightCar America stock?

RAIL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Putnam Investments LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Boston Partners, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold FreightCar America company stock in the last year include S Carl Soderstrom Jr and Thomas A Madden. View Insider Buying and Selling for FreightCar America.

Which institutional investors are buying FreightCar America stock?

RAIL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc. and SG Americas Securities LLC. Company insiders that have bought FreightCar America stock in the last two years include Andrew B Schmitt and James R Meyer. View Insider Buying and Selling for FreightCar America.

How do I buy shares of FreightCar America?

Shares of RAIL 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 FreightCar America's stock price today?

One share of RAIL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.26.

How big of a company is FreightCar America?

FreightCar America has a market capitalization of $206.02 million and generates $409.47 million in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $-22,560,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.16) on an earnings per share basis. FreightCar America employs 985 workers across the globe.

How can I contact FreightCar America?

FreightCar America's mailing address is TWO NORTH RIVERSIDE PLAZA SUITE 1300, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 800-458-2235 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for FreightCar America (NASDAQ RAIL)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  177 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  399
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FreightCar America and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RAIL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RAIL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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