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NYSE:CNICanadian National Railway Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.39 (+0.38 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $101.84
50-Day Range
MA: $93.14
52-Week Range
Now: $101.84
Volume882,100 shs
Average Volume1.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$72.43 billion
P/E Ratio26.80
Dividend Yield1.61%
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 price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Canadian National Railway's stock was trading at $77.36 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CNI shares have 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) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 21st. The transportation company reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.36. The transportation company had revenue of $2.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.41 billion. Canadian National Railway had a net margin of 25.66% and a return on equity of 20.92%.
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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. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 9th will be given a dividend of $0.425 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $1.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 8th. This is a boost from Canadian National Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41.
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What price target have analysts set for CNI?

19 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Canadian National Railway's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $145.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian National Railway's stock price to reach $106.24 in the next twelve months. 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 articles about CNI stock have been trending extremely negative on Thursday, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Canadian National Railway earned a news impact score of -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company'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 in 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 trading volume of 852,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.3 days. Currently, 0.6% of the shares of the company 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 Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (1.56%), Bank of Nova Scotia (0.91%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (0.73%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.48%), Swiss National Bank (0.43%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.37%).
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Which major 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, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., QV Investors Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., M&G Investment Management Ltd., Cidel Asset Management Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank.
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Which major investors are buying Canadian National Railway stock?

CNI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., CIBC Asset Management Inc, Alberta Investment Management Corp, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Swiss National Bank, and Intact Investment Management Inc..
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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 8/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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