Freightcar America Company Profile (NASDAQ:RAIL)

About Freightcar America

Freightcar America logoFreightCar America, Inc. is a manufacturer of railcars and railcar components. The Company operates in the Manufacturing segment. The Company designs and manufactures a range of railcar types for transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America, including open top hoppers, covered hoppers, and gondolas along with intermodal and non-intermodal flat cars. The Company manufactures aluminum-bodied railcars, including coal cars. The Manufacturing segment includes new railcar manufacturing, used railcar sales, railcar leasing and major railcar rebuilds. The Company refurbishes and rebuilds railcars, and sells forged, cast and fabricated parts for all of the railcars. The Company also leases freight cars through its JAIX Leasing Company subsidiary. The Company's railcar manufacturing facilities are located in Cherokee, Alabama (Shoals), Danville, Illinois and Roanoke, Virginia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Railroads
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: RAIL
  • CUSIP: 35702310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.19
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.66
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.46
  • P/E Growth: 8.29
  • Market Cap: $180.97M
  • Outstanding Shares: 12,387,000
  • Beta: 2.03
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.00 (9.51% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/13/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
6/22/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$15.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/27/2015Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
2/19/2015Sterne Agee CRTBoost Price TargetBuy$37.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/2016Q2$0.43($0.04)$163.43 million$126.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.43$0.28$153.38 million$148.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415$0.79$0.94$237.00 million$203.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.78$0.96$254.14 million$241.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.34$0.60$191.91 million$235.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.32($0.17)$175.00 million$92.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$0.46$0.39$189.96 million$212.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.50$0.53$192.50 million$190.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.01$0.13$125.48 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014Q114$0.06($0.58)$85.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013($0.10)($0.29)$88.17 million$47.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.26($0.08)$136.09 million$116.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.32$0.40$152.85 million$160.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.57$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.33$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.03($0.20)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011($0.03)$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.20)($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011($0.13)($0.29)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.60 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q2 20162$0.20$0.41$0.31
Q3 20161$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q4 20161$0.56$0.56$0.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:2.46%
Payout Ratio:11.50% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
60.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
92.31% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2016Matthew S KohnkeVPBuy7,500$14.07$105,525.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Joseph E McneelyCEOBuy6,686$14.88$99,487.68View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Joseph J MaliekelVPBuy1,000$22.31$22,310.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Joseph E McneelyCEOBuy1,055$23.47$24,760.85View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014S Carl Soderstrom JrDirectorSell1,519$29.80$45,266.20View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Andrew SchmittDirectorBuy10,000$24.95$249,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Charles Avery, Jr.CFOBuy1,510$22.75$34,352.50View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Charles Avery, Jr.CFOBuy1,500$22.66$33,990.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Charles Avery, Jr.CFOBuy3,000$18.14$54,420.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Andrew SchmittDirectorBuy10,000$18.56$185,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL)
DateHeadline logoFreightCar America, Inc. Declares Regular Dividend (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 8 at 7:15 PM logoFreightCar America, Inc. :RAIL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 5 at 7:16 PM logoEdited Transcript of RAIL earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 3 at 10:20 AM logoFreightCar America (RAIL) Stock Down on Unexpected Q2 Loss (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 2 at 7:25 PM logoFreightCar America Inc.: FreightCar America, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 2 at 11:59 AM
News IconRail supplier news from Wabtec, Greenbrier, FreightCar America, Granite Construction, Vossloh and moovel (Aug. 2) (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 2 at 11:59 AM logoFreightCar America Plummets to Lowest Ever on Unexpected Loss (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 2 at 11:59 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of FreightCar America, Inc. Q2 Earnings Report (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 1 at 6:49 PM logoFreightCar America To Reduce 15% Of Its Salaried Workforce - Quick Facts (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 1 at 6:49 PM logoFreightcar America reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 1 at 6:49 PM logoFreightCar America, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 1 at 6:49 PM logoQ2 2016 FreightCar America Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:RAIL) - August 1 at 7:07 AM logoGetzner Werkstoffe: Repeat Order from Hitachi for Floating Floors (NASDAQ:RAIL) - July 21 at 9:00 AM logoFreightCar America, Inc. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:RAIL) - July 18 at 4:15 PM logoIs RAIL Chugging Toward a Takeover? (NASDAQ:RAIL) - July 13 at 1:07 PM logoIs RAIL America Chugging Toward a Takeover? (NASDAQ:RAIL) - July 13 at 1:07 PM logoFreightCar America Inc. Announces Appointment of Howard Broadfoot as Vice President, Manufacturing - Shoals (NASDAQ:RAIL) - July 11 at 5:23 PM logoETF’s with exposure to FreightCar America, Inc. : July 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:RAIL) - July 1 at 6:35 PM logoCowen recorded (NASDAQ:RAIL) Freightcar America, increasing its target price to $15 earlier today (NASDAQ:RAIL) - June 25 at 6:28 PM logoFREIGHTCAR AMERICA, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NASDAQ:RAIL) - June 14 at 10:09 AM logoFreightCar America : Announces Appointment of Ted Baun as Chief Commercial Officer (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 30 at 11:24 AM logoFreightCar America, Inc. Announces Appointment of Ted Baun as Chief Commercial Officer - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 29 at 12:51 AM
News IconStock Rating Review for Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 27 at 8:03 PM
News IconFreightCar America appoints Ted Baun Chief Commercial Officer (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 27 at 8:03 PM
News IconRail supplier news from Protran, FreightCar America, AllTranstek, Baker International and WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff (May 27) (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 27 at 8:03 PM logoFreightCar America, Inc. Announces Appointment of Ted Baun as Chief Commercial Officer (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 27 at 7:07 AM logoFREIGHTCAR AMERICA, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhi (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 27 at 7:05 AM
News IconTarget Check and Stock Performance Recap Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 26 at 7:55 AM
News IconInsiders Are Gradually Buying FreightCar America Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 26 at 12:58 AM
News IconFreightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) Updated Broker Price Targets - Share Trading News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 25 at 7:44 PM
News IconLatest Analyst Ratings For Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Share Trading News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 21 at 12:52 AM
News IconAnalyst Rating Check on Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 20 at 11:42 AM logoFreightCar America Inc (RAIL) Jumps 5.19% on May 19 - (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 20 at 12:59 AM
News IconShare Performance and Target Price Review for Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 19 at 7:47 PM
News IconInsiders Are Buying FreightCar America Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 19 at 11:21 AM logoFreightCar America(NASDAQ:RAIL) Declares Dividend of $0.0900. - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 19 at 12:57 AM logoRevenue Update on FreightCar America(NASDAQ:RAIL) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 18 at 12:42 AM logoFreightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) One-Year Price Projection At $18.333 - (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 17 at 7:34 PM
News IconFreightcar America Incorporated (NASDAQ:RAIL) Sellers Covered 15.1% of Their Shorts - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 17 at 12:39 AM logoFreightcar America, Inc. (RAIL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2016 - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 16 at 7:30 PM
News IconFreightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Share Trading News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 16 at 1:09 PM
News IconConsensus Rating Review for Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - Wall Street Hints and News (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 13 at 8:05 PM logoFREIGHTCAR AMERICA, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 13 at 3:18 PM logoFreightCar America Inc (RAIL) Hits New 52-week Low During May 09 Session - (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 11 at 8:14 PM logoFreightCar America Inc (RAIL) Jumps 5.99% on May 10 - (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 11 at 8:14 PM logoFreightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) One-Year Mean Price Target At $18.333 - (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 10 at 8:09 PM logoFreightCar America Got Railroaded - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 8 at 8:58 PM logoFREIGHTCAR AMERICA, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 7 at 1:04 PM
News IconAverage Analyst Rating for Freightcar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) - B.O.D.Y Confidential (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 6 at 8:07 PM logoFREIGHTCAR AMERICA, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and (NASDAQ:RAIL) - May 3 at 10:33 AM


Freightcar America (NASDAQ:RAIL) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by Staff