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NYSE:CNICanadian National Railway Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.39 (+0.38 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $101.84
50-Day Range
MA: $92.86
52-Week Range
Now: $101.84
Volume882,165 shs
Average Volume1.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$72.43 billion
P/E Ratio26.80
Dividend Yield1.62%
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: 2.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.66 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.30 billion
Cash Flow$6.22 per share
Book Value$19.09 per share


Net Income$3.18 billion


Market Cap$72.43 billion
Next Earnings Date10/27/2020 (Estimated)
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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 31.6% and is now trading at $101.84.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Canadian National Railway?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian National Railway in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Canadian National Railway's next earnings date?

Canadian National Railway is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 27th 2020.
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How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 21st. The transportation company reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.36. The transportation company earned $2.32 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.41 billion. Canadian National Railway had a return on equity of 20.92% and a net margin of 25.66%.
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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, July 21st. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.425 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $1.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 8th. This is an increase from Canadian National Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41.
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What price target have analysts set for CNI?

19 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Canadian National Railway's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $145.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian National Railway's share price to reach $106.24 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price.
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Has Canadian National Railway been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CNI stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Canadian National Railway earned a daily sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,500,000 shares, an increase of 50.5% from the January 15th total of 2,990,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 852,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.3 days. Approximately 0.6% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Starbucks (SBUX), AT&T (T) and Pfizer (PFE).

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Nova Scotia (0.91%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (0.73%), Swiss National Bank (0.43%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.37%), Scotia Capital Inc. (0.27%) and Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.25%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Toronto Dominion Bank, QV Investors Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., M&G Investment Management Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA.
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Which institutional investors are buying Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Asset Management Inc, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Swiss National Bank, Intact Investment Management Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Natixis Advisors L.P., Addenda Capital Inc., and Bank of Nova Scotia.
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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 $101.84.

How big of a company is Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway has a market capitalization of $72.43 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.

What is Canadian National Railway's official website?

The official website for Canadian National Railway is 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 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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