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NYSE:CNICanadian National Railway Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.07 (-1.33 %)
(As of 04/10/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $79.51
50-Day Range
MA: $80.27
52-Week Range
Now: $79.51
Volume1.16 million shs
Average Volume1.49 million shs
Market Capitalization$56.63 billion
P/E Ratio18.07
Dividend Yield2.08%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.1Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.39 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.30 billion
Cash Flow$6.03 per share
Book Value$19.09 per share


Net Income$3.18 billion


Market Cap$56.63 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2020 (Confirmed)

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Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Canadian National Railway's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Canadian National Railway's stock was trading at $77.36 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CNI stock has increased by 2.8% and is now trading at $79.51. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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 12 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Canadian National Railway.

When is Canadian National Railway's next earnings date?

Canadian National Railway is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 27th 2020. View our earnings forecast 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 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 28th. The transportation company reported $1.25 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.34. The transportation company had revenue of $3.58 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.54 billion. Canadian National Railway had a net margin of 28.25% and a return on equity of 23.28%. Canadian National Railway's revenue was down 5.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.49 earnings per share. View Canadian National Railway's earnings history.

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

Canadian National Railway declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 28th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.443 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.77 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 9th. This is a positive change from Canadian National Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. View Canadian National Railway's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for CNI?

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Canadian National Railway's stock. Their forecasts range from $75.00 to $138.00. On average, they expect Canadian National Railway's share price to reach $100.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Canadian National Railway.

Has Canadian National Railway been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CNI stock have been trending very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Canadian National Railway earned a media sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutCanadian National Railway.

Are investors shorting Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 4,469,500 shares, a drop of 9.0% from the February 27th total of 4,910,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 883,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.1 days. Currently, 0.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Canadian National Railway's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Canadian National Railway own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Canadian National Railway investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Canadian National Railway (CNR), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Micron Technology (MU), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Canadian National Railway's key executives?

Canadian National Railway's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jean-Jacques Ruest, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Ghislain Houle, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael A. Cory, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael Foster, Sr. VP and Chief Information & Technology Officer
  • Mr. Sean Finn, Exec. VP of Corp. Services, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 60)

What is Canadian National Railway's stock symbol?

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

Who are Canadian National Railway's major shareholders?

Canadian National Railway's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.12%), M&G Investment Management Ltd. (0.06%), Callahan Advisors LLC (0.01%), First Financial Bank Trust Division (0.01%), Hexavest Inc. (0.01%) and Chemung Canal Trust Co. (0.00%). 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 M&G Investment Management Ltd., Fulton Bank N.A., Chemung Canal Trust Co., CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, and Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Hexavest Inc., CHICAGO TRUST Co NA, First Financial Bank Trust Division, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Callahan Advisors LLC, Gradient Investments LLC, and Nexus Investment Management Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian National Railway's stock price today?

One share of CNI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.51.

How big of a company is Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway has a market capitalization of $56.63 billion and generates $11.30 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $3.18 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.39 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian National Railway employs 25,975 workers across the globe. View additional information about Canadian National Railway.

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.

This page was last updated on 4/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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