NYSE:CNI - Canadian National Railway Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$84.95 +0.24 (+0.28 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 03:23 AM ET)
Previous Close$84.71
Today's Range$83.80 - $85.29
52-Week Range$70.59 - $91.90
Volume1.95 million shs
Average Volume1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$61.94 billion
P/E Ratio22.12
Dividend Yield1.66%
Canadian National Railway Company engages in rail and related transportation business. The company transports cargo serving exporters, importers, retailers, farmers, and manufacturers. It operates a network of approximately 20,000 route miles of track spans Canada and mid-America connecting the Atlantic, the Pacific, and the Gulf of Mexico. The company serves the cities and ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert (British Columbia), Montreal, Halifax, New Orleans, and Mobile (Alabama), as well as the metropolitan areas of Toronto, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Calgary, Chicago, Memphis, Detroit, Duluth (Minnesota)/Superior (Wisconsin), and Jackson (Mississippi) with connections to various points in North America. Canadian National Railway Company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Railroads, line-haul operating


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54
Current Ratio0.64
Quick Ratio0.52


Trailing P/E Ratio22.12
Forward P/E Ratio20.32
P/E Growth2.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.06 billion
Price / Sales6.18
Cash Flow$5.2699 per share
Price / Cash16.12
Book Value$17.30 per share
Price / Book4.91


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.84
Net Income$4.23 billion
Net Margins42.08%
Return on Equity22.90%
Return on Assets9.81%


Outstanding Shares731,220,000
Market Cap$61.94 billion

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Canadian National Railway's stock symbol?

Canadian National Railway trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNI."

How often does Canadian National Railway pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be given a dividend of $0.3429 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $1.37 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. View Canadian National Railway's Dividend History.

How will Canadian National Railway's stock buyback program work?

Canadian National Railway announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, October 25th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase 31,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The transportation company reported $1.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.46. The transportation company had revenue of $3.63 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.57 billion. Canadian National Railway had a net margin of 42.08% and a return on equity of 22.90%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 9.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.34 earnings per share. View Canadian National Railway's Earnings History.

When is Canadian National Railway's next earnings date?

Canadian National Railway is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian National Railway.

How can I listen to Canadian National Railway's earnings call?

Canadian National Railway will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 23rd at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8003554959.

What price target have analysts set for CNI?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Canadian National Railway's shares. Their forecasts range from $80.81 to $102.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian National Railway's stock price to reach $90.9810 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian National Railway.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canadian National Railway?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian National Railway in the last year. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Canadian National Railway.

Who are some of Canadian National Railway's key competitors?

Who are Canadian National Railway's key executives?

Canadian National Railway's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jean-Jacques Ruest, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Ghislain Houle, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Michael A. Cory, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Sean Finn, Chief Legal Officer, Exec. VP of Corp. Services & Corp. Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Salvatore Forgione, VP of Accounting & Corp. Comptroller

Who are Canadian National Railway's major shareholders?

Canadian National Railway's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (2.28%), Addenda Capital Inc. (0.08%), Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC (0.08%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.07%), Barometer Capital Management Inc. (0.04%) and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Canadian National Railway stock include Michael Leslie Hunter and Peter Lee. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Canadian National Railway.

Which major investors are selling Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cardinal Capital Management Inc., JLB & Associates Inc., Addenda Capital Inc., Fayerweather Charles, World Asset Management Inc, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Huntington National Bank and Patten & Patten Inc. TN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian National Railway.

Which major investors are buying Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, Aperio Group LLC, DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co, Callahan Advisors LLC and Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought Canadian National Railway stock in the last two years include Michael Leslie Hunter and Peter Lee. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian National Railway.

How do I buy shares of Canadian National Railway?

Shares of CNI 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 Canadian National Railway's stock price today?

One share of CNI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.95.

How big of a company is Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway has a market capitalization of $61.94 billion and generates $10.06 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $4.23 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.84 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian National Railway employs 23,945 workers across the globe.

What is Canadian National Railway's official website?

The official website for Canadian National Railway is http://www.cn.ca.

How can I contact Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway's mailing address is 935 DE LA GAUCHETIERE ST W, MONTREAL A8, H3B 2M9. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 514-399-7091.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Canadian National Railway (NYSE CNI)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  476 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  742 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,218
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This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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