NYSE:CNI - Canadian National Railway Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $89.04 +0.81 (+0.92 %) (As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$88.23Today's Range$88.08 - $89.3452-Week Range$70.59 - $90.57Volume539,000 shsAverage Volume1.29 million shsMarket Capitalization$64.59 billionP/E Ratio23.19Dividend Yield1.59%Beta1.1 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions 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 SymbolNYSE:CNI CUSIPN/A Webwww.cn.ca Phone514-399-7091 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio0.64 Quick Ratio0.52 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.19 Forward P/E Ratio21.46 P/E Growth2.27 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.06 billion Price / Sales6.50 Cash Flow$5.3158 per share Price / Cash16.75 Book Value$17.30 per share Price / Book5.15 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 Shares734,170,000Market Cap$64.59 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. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be paid 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 1.54%. The ex-dividend date 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 of Directors has approved a share buyback program 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 reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Canadian National Railway's earnings last quarter? Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The transportation company reported $1.51 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.46. The transportation company had revenue of $3.63 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.57 billion. Canadian National Railway had a net margin of 42.08% and a return on equity of 22.90%. The firm's revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.34 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 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 (EPS) 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 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Canadian National Railway's stock. Their forecasts range from $77.00 to $102.00. On average, they expect Canadian National Railway's share price to reach $88.8810 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.2%. 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? 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, Interim Pres, CEO, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing OfficerMr. 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 recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Canadian National Railway earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 45.52 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Canadian National Railway. Who are Canadian National Railway's major shareholders? Canadian National Railway's stock is owned by a variety 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 major 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 major 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 $89.04. How big of a company is Canadian National Railway? Canadian National Railway has a market capitalization of $64.59 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 ()Outperform Votes: 462 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 730 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,192MarketBeat'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 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a closed-end mutual fund (CEF)?