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NASDAQ:RAIL

FreightCar America (RAIL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$2.99
-0.08 (-2.61%)
(As of 02/27/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$2.98
$3.07
50-Day Range
$2.40
$3.12
52-Week Range
$2.25
$3.82
Volume
9,872 shs
Average Volume
28,502 shs
Market Capitalization
$53.52 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$4.25

FreightCar America MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
42.1% Upside
$4.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.47% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.09mentions of FreightCar America in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$52,216 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($0.36) to $0.25 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.

3.03 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

71st out of 114 stocks

Railroad Equipment Industry

4th out of 4 stocks


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About FreightCar America Stock (NASDAQ:RAIL)

FreightCar America, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells railcars and railcar components for the transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America. It operates in two segments, Manufacturing and Parts. The company offers a range of freight cars, including open top hoppers; covered hopper cars; gondolas; triple hoppers and hybrid aluminum/stainless steel railcars; ore hopper and gondola railcars; ballast hopper cars; aggregate hopper cars; intermodal flats; and non-intermodal flat cars. It also provides railcars, including coal cars, bulk commodity cars, covered hopper cars, coil steel cars, and boxcars; and woodchip hoppers, aluminum vehicle carriers, and articulated bulk container railcars. In addition, the company sells used railcars; leases, rebuilds, and converts 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 financial institutions, railroads, and shippers. FreightCar America, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

RAIL Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/10/2023
Today
2/27/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
3/25/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Railroad equipment
Sub-Industry
Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:RAIL
CUSIP
35702310
Employees
1,435
Year Founded
1901

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$4.25
High Stock Price Target
$5.00
Low Stock Price Target
$3.50
Potential Upside/Downside
+42.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-38,850,000.00
Pretax Margin
-8.08%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$364.75 million
Book Value
($1.66) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
13,570,000
Market Cap
$53.52 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.92

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Key Executives

  • Mr. James R. Meyer (Age 62)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.19M
  • Mr. Michael Anthony Riordan (Age 39)
    VP of Finance, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $463.66k
  • Mr. W. Matthew Tonn (Age 58)
    Chief Commercial Officer
    Comp: $548.38k
  • Mr. Nicholas J. Randall (Age 51)
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Juan Carlos Fuentes Sierra (Age 47)
    Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Ms. Celia R. Perez J.D. (Age 37)
    VP of Human Resources, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
  • Mr. Steve Cianci
    Senior Vice President of Railcar Sales & Marketing
  • Mr. Jesus Salvador Gil Benavides (Age 60)
    Director
  • Ms. Lisa Fortuna
    Investor














RAIL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell FreightCar America stock right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FreightCar America in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" RAIL shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in RAIL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is FreightCar America's stock price target for 2024?

2 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for FreightCar America's shares. Their RAIL share price targets range from $3.50 to $5.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $4.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have RAIL shares performed in 2024?

FreightCar America's stock was trading at $2.70 at the beginning of the year. Since then, RAIL stock has increased by 10.7% and is now trading at $2.99.
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When is FreightCar America's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 25th 2024.
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.

How were FreightCar America's earnings last quarter?

FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 10th. The transportation company reported ($0.21) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.20) by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $81 million for the quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.22) EPS.

What is Edward J. Whalen's approval rating as FreightCar America's CEO?

19 employees have rated FreightCar America Chief Executive Officer Edward J. Whalen on Glassdoor.com. Edward J. Whalen has an approval rating of 42% among the company's employees. This puts Edward J. Whalen in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of FreightCar America own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FreightCar America investors own include BMO Capital Markets (), Stifel Nicolaus (), Wunderlich (), Standpoint Research (), Duncan Williams (), Soleil Securities (), Sterne Agee CRT (), Robert W. Baird (), Wellington Shields () and Macquarie ().

Who are FreightCar America's major shareholders?

FreightCar America's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wittenberg Investment Management Inc. (1.22%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.13%), Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%), Simplex Trading LLC (0.00%), Cutler Group LLC CA (0.00%) and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Benavides Alejandro Gil, James R Meyer, Michael Anthony Riordan, Nigris Felan Jose De and W Matthew Tonn.
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How do I buy shares of FreightCar America?

Shares of RAIL 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:RAIL) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff