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

+0.02 (+1.25 %)
(As of 02/25/2020 08:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $1.62
50-Day Range
MA: $1.70
52-Week Range
Now: $1.62
Volume142,869 shs
Average Volume94,860 shs
Market Capitalization$20.55 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
FreightCar America, Inc, through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells railcars for the transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America. It operates through two segments, Manufacturing and Parts. 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroad equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:RAIL



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$316.52 million
Book Value$15.54 per share


Net Income$-40,580,000.00


Market Cap$20.55 million
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Confirmed)

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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) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 30th. The transportation company reported ($1.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.43) by $0.60. The transportation company earned $40.65 million during the quarter. FreightCar America had a negative net margin of 33.47% and a negative return on equity of 24.65%. 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, February 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for FreightCar America.

How can I listen to FreightCar America's earnings call?

FreightCar America will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 26th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for RAIL?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for FreightCar America's shares. Their forecasts range from $3.50 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate FreightCar America's stock price to reach $5.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 229.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FreightCar America.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FreightCar America?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FreightCar America in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for FreightCar America.

Has FreightCar America been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about RAIL stock have trended neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. FreightCar America earned a coverage optimism score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for FreightCar America.

Are investors shorting FreightCar America?

FreightCar America saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 213,700 shares, a drop of 29.4% from the January 15th total of 302,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 177,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.2 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's stock are short sold. View FreightCar America's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of FreightCar America's key competitors?

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 Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), Greenbrier Companies (GBX), Altria Group (MO), Pfizer (PFE), CSX (CSX), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Eastman Chemical (EMN), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Broadcom (AVGO).

Who are FreightCar America's key executives?

FreightCar America's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James R. Meyer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Matthew S. Kohnke, VP of Fin., CFO & Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Georgia L. Vlamis, VP of HR, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Theodore W. Baun, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Maliekel, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 58)

Who are FreightCar America's major shareholders?

FreightCar America's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC (3.60%), Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Can (3.55%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.81%), Royce & Associates LP (2.45%), Minerva Advisors LLC (2.44%) and Parthenon LLC (1.99%). Company insiders that own FreightCar America stock include Christopher J Eppel, James D Cirar, James R Meyer, Joseph J Maliekel, Malcolm F Moore, Thomas A Madden and William D Gehl. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FreightCar America.

Which major investors are selling FreightCar America stock?

RAIL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for FreightCar America.

Which major investors are buying FreightCar America stock?

RAIL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Can, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Parthenon LLC, Minerva Advisors LLC, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC and Game Plan Financial Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought FreightCar America stock in the last two years include Christopher J Eppel, James D Cirar, James R Meyer, Joseph J Maliekel, Malcolm F Moore, Thomas A Madden and William D Gehl. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is FreightCar America's stock price today?

One share of RAIL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.62.

How big of a company is FreightCar America?

FreightCar America has a market capitalization of $20.55 million and generates $316.52 million in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $-40,580,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.78) on an earnings per share basis. FreightCar America employs 1,077 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About FreightCar America.

What is FreightCar America's official website?

The official website for FreightCar America is http://www.freightcaramerica.com/.

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:  235 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  525
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 2/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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