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NASDAQ:RAILFreightCar America Stock Price, Forecast & News

$1.78
-0.37 (-17.21 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$1.60
Now: $1.78
$1.97
50-Day Range
$1.23
MA: $1.50
$2.15
52-Week Range
$0.73
Now: $1.78
$5.67
Volume536,530 shs
Average Volume135,839 shs
Market Capitalization$23.71 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.87
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. 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, intermodal doublestack railcars, and articulated bulk container railcars. In addition, the company sells used railcars; leases, and 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 railroads, shippers, and financial institutions. FreightCar America, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.49 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroad equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:RAIL
CUSIP35702310
Phone800-458-2235

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$229.96 million
Book Value$9.23 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-75,180,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees1,077
Market Cap$23.71 million
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$1.78
-0.37 (-17.21 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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FreightCar America (NASDAQ:RAIL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FreightCar America's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

FreightCar America's stock was trading at $1.16 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, RAIL shares have increased by 53.4% and is now trading at $1.78.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of FreightCar America?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FreightCar America in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is FreightCar America's next earnings date?

FreightCar America is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were FreightCar America's earnings last quarter?

FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 10th. The transportation company reported ($0.97) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.79) by $0.18. The transportation company earned $17.46 million during the quarter. FreightCar America had a negative net margin of 47.49% and a negative return on equity of 40.18%.
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What price target have analysts set for RAIL?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for FreightCar America's stock. Their forecasts range from $1.20 to $3.50. On average, they expect FreightCar America's share price to reach $2.35 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.0% from the stock's current price.
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Has FreightCar America been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about RAIL stock has trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 media sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting FreightCar America?

FreightCar America saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 268,100 shares, an increase of 25.5% from the January 15th total of 213,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 170,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, 2.3% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 Canaccord Genuity (), BMO Capital Markets (), Stifel Nicolaus (), Wunderlich (), Standpoint Research (), Duncan Williams (), Soleil Securities (), Sterne Agee CRT (), Robert W. Baird () and Wellington Shields ().

Who are FreightCar America's key executives?

FreightCar America's management team includes the following 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)

What is FreightCar America's stock symbol?

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

Who are FreightCar America's major shareholders?

FreightCar America's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC (4.24%), Parthenon LLC (1.36%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.30%) and Wittenberg Investment Management Inc. (0.29%). 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.
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Which institutional investors are selling FreightCar America stock?

RAIL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parthenon LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying FreightCar America stock?

RAIL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Virtu Financial LLC, and Wittenberg Investment Management Inc.. 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.
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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 $1.78.

How big of a company is FreightCar America?

FreightCar America has a market capitalization of $23.71 million and generates $229.96 million in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $-75,180,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($4.48) on an earnings per share basis. FreightCar America employs 1,077 workers across the globe.

What is FreightCar America's official website?

The official website for FreightCar America is www.freightcaramerica.com.

How can I contact FreightCar America?

FreightCar America's mailing address is 125 S. WACKER DRIVE SUITE 1500, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 800-458-2235 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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