NYSE:CNI - Canadian National Railway Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $84.76 +0.66 (+0.78 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$84.10Today's Range$83.31 - $85.0552-Week Range$70.36 - $91.90Volume721,425 shsAverage Volume1.01 million shsMarket Capitalization$61.54 billionP/E Ratio20.38Dividend Yield1.63%Beta1.08 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive CNI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CNI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Railroads, line-haul operating Sub-IndustryN/A SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:CNI Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.cn.ca Phone514-399-7091Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65 Current Ratio0.78 Quick Ratio0.62Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.38 Forward P/E Ratio17.88 P/E Growth1.65 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.84 billion Price / Sales5.68 Cash Flow$5.8496 per share Price / Cash Flow14.49 Book Value$18.75 per share Price / Book4.52Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.16 Net Income$3.34 billion Net Margins30.19% Return on Equity23.28% Return on Assets10.07%Miscellaneous Employees25,720 Outstanding Shares726,044,000Market Cap$61.54 billion OptionableOptionable 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, January 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 8th will be given a dividend of $0.4026 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.61 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.90%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. This is an increase from Canadian National Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Canadian National Railway's Dividend History. How will Canadian National Railway's stock buyback program work? Canadian National Railway declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, October 25th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 31,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter? Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The transportation company reported $1.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.38. The transportation company earned $3.81 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.80 billion. Canadian National Railway had a return on equity of 23.28% and a net margin of 30.19%. The company's revenue was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.20 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 Monday, April 22nd 2019. 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 Monday, April 29th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for CNI? 17 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Canadian National Railway's stock. Their forecasts range from $80.81 to $102.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian National Railway's share price to reach $91.7810 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian National Railway. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canadian National Railway? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian National Railway in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Canadian National Railway. Has Canadian National Railway been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about CNI stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Canadian National Railway earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Canadian National Railway's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Canadian National Railway include Union Pacific (UNP), CSX (CSX), Norfolk Southern (NSC), CENT JAPAN RWY/ADR (CJPRY), Canadian Pacific Railway (CP), Kansas City Southern (KSU), Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) and Guangshen Railway Co. Ltd ADR Class H (GSH). 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 64)Mr. Ghislain Houle, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)Mr. Michael A. Cory, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57)Mr. Sean Finn, Chief Legal Officer, Exec. VP of Corp. Services & Corp. Sec. (Age 60)Mr. Salvatore Forgione, VP of Accounting & Corp. Comptroller Who are Canadian National Railway's major shareholders? Canadian National Railway's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (5.04%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.26%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.23%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (1.45%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.10%) and 1832 Asset Management L.P. (0.94%). 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 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Bank of Montreal Can, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Toronto Dominion Bank, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian National Railway. Which major investors are buying Canadian National Railway stock? CNI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackenzie Financial Corp, CIBC Asset Management Inc, Bank of Nova Scotia, Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., Fiera Capital Corp, Westpac Banking Corp, Aviva PLC and TD Asset Management Inc.. 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 $84.76. How big of a company is Canadian National Railway? Canadian National Railway has a market capitalization of $61.54 billion and generates $10.84 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $3.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.16 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian National Railway employs 25,720 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 WEST, 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 507 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 772 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,279MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canadian National Railway and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CNI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CNI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Leveraged Buyout (LBO)?