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NYSE:CNI

Canadian National Railway - CNI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$118.12
-0.24 (-0.20%)
(As of 02/7/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$117.04
$119.28
50-Day Range
$117.40
$128.46
52-Week Range
$103.79
$137.19
Volume
1.11 million shs
Average Volume
1.04 million shs
Market Capitalization
$79.43 billion
P/E Ratio
20.69
Dividend Yield
1.80%
Price Target
$142.50

Canadian National Railway MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.29 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
20.6% Upside
$142.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
0.88% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.65
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.58mentions of Canadian National Railway in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
10.60%
From $5.85 to $6.47 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.48 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

29th out of 119 stocks

Railroads, Line - Haul Operating Industry

3rd out of 6 stocks

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About Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) Stock

Canadian National Railway Co. engages in rail and related transportation business. The firm services include rail, intermodal, trucking, supply chain services, business development and maps and network. Its offers their services in automotive, coal, fertilizer, food and beverages, forest products, dimensional loads, grain, metals and minerals and petroleum and chemicals industries. The company was founded on June 6, 1919 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

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CNI Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/18/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/29 Dividend
12/07/2022
Dividend Payable
12/29/2022
Today
2/07/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/31 Dividend
3/09/2023
Dividend Payable
3/31/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Railroads, line - haul operating
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
22,604
Year Founded
1919

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$142.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$180.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$109.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+20.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.29
Research Coverage
17 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$3.94 billion
Pretax Margin
39.53%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$13.16 billion
Cash Flow
$7.73 per share
Book Value
$24.44 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
656,284,000
Market Cap
$79.43 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.91

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Key Executives

  • Tracy A. RobinsonTracy A. Robinson
    President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Edmond L. Harris
    Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Ghislain HouleGhislain Houle
    Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Nayan Bharadwa
    Vice President-Automated Rail & Technology
  • Dominique Malenfant
    EVP, Chief Information & Technology Officer













CNI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Canadian National Railway stock right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian National Railway in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" CNI shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CNI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Canadian National Railway's stock price forecast for 2023?

17 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Canadian National Railway's stock. Their CNI share price forecasts range from $109.00 to $180.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $142.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have CNI shares performed in 2023?

Canadian National Railway's stock was trading at $118.88 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, CNI stock has decreased by 0.6% and is now trading at $118.12.
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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 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,630,000 shares, an increase of 9.7% from the December 31st total of 5,130,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,070,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.3 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Canadian National Railway's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 25th 2023.
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How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 18th. The transportation company reported $1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.12 by $0.40. The transportation company earned $3.59 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.51 billion. Canadian National Railway had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.30% and a net margin of 29.87%. Canadian National Railway's revenue for the quarter was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.04 EPS.

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 24th. Investors of record on Friday, March 10th will be given a dividend of $0.5906 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $2.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 9th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.53.
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Is Canadian National Railway a good dividend stock?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.80%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 37.83%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CNI will have a dividend payout ratio of 33.38% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Jean-Jacques Ruest's approval rating as Canadian National Railway's CEO?

125 employees have rated Canadian National Railway Chief Executive Officer Jean-Jacques Ruest on Glassdoor.com. Jean-Jacques Ruest has an approval rating of 46% among the company's employees. This puts Jean-Jacques Ruest in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE) and Starbucks (SBUX).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include TD Asset Management Inc (1.80%), Egerton Capital UK LLP (1.63%), National Bank of Canada FI (0.89%), Toronto Dominion Bank (0.53%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.22%) and Cidel Asset Management Inc. (0.10%).
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How do I buy shares of Canadian National Railway?

Shares of CNI stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Canadian National Railway's stock price today?

One share of CNI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.12.

How much money does Canadian National Railway make?

Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) has a market capitalization of $79.43 billion and generates $13.16 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $3.94 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.71 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Canadian National Railway have?

The company employs 22,604 workers across the globe.

Does Canadian National Railway have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Canadian National Railway: Grand Trunk Corporation, Grand Trunk Western Railroad Company, Illinois Central Corporation, Illinois Central Railroad Company, North American Railways Inc., TransX, and Wisconsin Central Ltd.
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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 official website for the company is www.cn.ca. The transportation company can be reached via phone at (888) 888-5909 or via fax at 514-399-6090.

This page (NYSE:CNI) was last updated on 2/7/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff