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

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$88.65 -0.75 (-0.84 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$89.27
Today's Range$88.58 - $90.23
52-Week Range$70.59 - $90.57
Volume91,118 shs
Average Volume989,920 shs
Market Capitalization$65.37 billion
P/E Ratio23.47
Dividend Yield1.58%
Beta1.1
Canadian National Railway logoCanadian 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
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorTransportation
SymbolNYSE:CNI
CUSIPN/A
Phone514-399-7091

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.47
Forward P/E Ratio21.31
P/E Growth2.29

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.06 billion
Price / Sales6.47
Cash Flow$5.2301 per share
Price / Cash16.95
Book Value$17.30 per share
Price / Book5.12

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

Employees23,945
Outstanding Shares734,170,000
Market Cap$65.37 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Investors 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, October 25th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 31,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The transportation company reported $1.51 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.05 by $0.46. The transportation company had revenue of $3.63 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates 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 quarterly revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.34 EPS. 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.

What guidance has Canadian National Railway issued on next quarter's earnings?

Canadian National Railway issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 5.30-5.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.26.

What price target have analysts set for CNI?

19 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Canadian National Railway's stock. Their predictions range from $77.00 to $102.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian National Railway's share price to reach $88.8810 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian National Railway.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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 11 hold ratings and 8 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, Interim Pres, CEO, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • 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

Has Canadian National Railway been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CNI stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Canadian National Railway earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the transportation company an impact score of 47.31 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Canadian National Railway.

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 (5.41%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.24%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.20%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (1.91%), CIBC World Markets Inc. (1.11%) and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.01%). Company insiders that own Canadian National Railway stock include Michael Leslie Hunter and Peter Lee. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Canadian National Railway.

Which institutional investors are selling Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, CIBC World Markets Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., TD Asset Management Inc. and Schroder Investment Management Group. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian National Railway.

Which institutional investors are buying Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Toronto Dominion Bank, Fiera Capital Corp, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Addenda Capital Inc., USS Investment Management Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Intact Investment Management Inc. and Bridgewater Associates LP. 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 $88.66.

How big of a company is Canadian National Railway?

Canadian National Railway has a market capitalization of $65.37 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.

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:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  464 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  730 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,194
MarketBeat'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 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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