Norfolk Southern Earnings Date, Estimates, & History

+2.65 (+1.11 %)
(As of 09/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.33 million shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$59.81 billion
P/E Ratio22.42
Dividend Yield1.82%

Earnings Summary

Earnings Date
Oct. 27

Actual EPS
(Jul. 28)
Beat By $0.34

Consensus EPS
(Jul. 28)

Last Year's Q3 EPS

Norfolk Southern Earnings Estimates and Actuals by Quarter

The chart below shows up to four years of a company's earnings history. The dark blue line represents the company's actual earnings per share. The light blue area represents the range of Wall Street analysts' earnings estimates for each quarter.

Norfolk Southern Estimated Revenue and Actual Revenue by Quarter

The chart below shows up to four years of a company's revenue history. The dark blue line represents the company's actual revenue. The light blue line represents the company's estimated revenue based on the consensus of Wall Street analysts for each quarter.

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.9 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.12 EPS

NSC Earnings Information

Norfolk Southern last issued its earnings data on July 28th, 2021. The railroad operator reported $3.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.94 by $0.34. The business had revenue of $2.80 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.75 billion. Norfolk Southern has generated $9.25 earnings per share over the last year ($10.80 diluted earnings per share) and currently has a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.4. Earnings for Norfolk Southern are expected to grow by 10.25% in the coming year, from $11.90 to $13.12 per share. Norfolk Southern has not formally confirmed its next earnings publication date, but the company's estimated earnings date is Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 based off prior year's report dates.

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateReported EPSBeat/MissGAAP EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueActions
7/28/20216/30/2021$2.94$3.28+$0.34$3.28$2.75 billion$2.80 billion      
4/28/20213/31/2021$2.55$2.66+$0.11$2.66$2.62 billion$2.64 billion    
1/26/202112/31/2020$2.48$2.64+$0.16$2.64$2.54 billion$2.60 billion  
10/28/20209/30/2020$2.36$2.51+$0.15$2.80$2.53 billion$2.51 billion    
7/29/20206/30/2020$1.33$1.53+$0.20$1.53$2.06 billion$2.09 billion    
4/29/20203/31/2020$2.25$2.58+$0.33$3.69$2.57 billion$2.63 billion    
1/29/2020Q4 2019$2.28$2.55+$0.27$2.55$2.70 billion$2.69 billion  
10/23/2019Q3$2.57$2.49($0.08)$2.67$2.86 billion$2.84 billion    
7/24/2019Q2$2.77$2.70($0.07)$2.70$2.95 billion$2.93 billion    
4/24/20193/31/2019$2.17$2.51+$0.34$2.51$2.82 billion$2.84 billion    
1/24/2019Q4 2018$2.30$2.57+$0.27$2.57$2.85 billion$2.90 billion  
10/24/20189/30/2018$2.44$2.52+$0.08$2.52$2.90 billion$2.95 billion  
7/25/2018Q2 2018$2.31$2.50+$0.19$2.50$2.87 billion$2.90 billion  
4/25/2018Q1 2018$1.77$1.93+$0.16$1.93$2.68 billion$2.72 billion  
1/24/2018Q4 2017$1.56$1.69+$0.13($10.41)$2.66 billion$2.67 billion  
10/25/2017Q3 2017$1.64$1.75+$0.11$1.75$2.65 billion$2.67 billion
7/26/2017Q2 2017$1.65$1.71+$0.06$1.71$2.64 billion$2.64 billion
4/26/2017Q1 2017$1.36$1.48+$0.12$1.48$2.55 billion$2.58 billion
1/25/2017Q416$1.36$1.42+$0.06$1.42$2.47 billion$2.49 billion  
10/26/2016Q316$1.45$1.55+$0.10$1.55$2.25 billion$2.52 billion  
7/27/2016Q216$1.35$1.36+$0.01$1.36$2.51 billion$2.45 billion  
4/21/2016Q116$0.97$1.29+$0.32$1.29$2.38 billion$2.42 billion  
1/27/2016Q415$1.23$1.20($0.03)$1.20$2.58 billion$2.50 billion  
10/28/2015Q315$1.41$1.57+$0.16$1.65$2.72 billion$2.71 billion  
7/27/2015Q215$1.43$1.41($0.02)$1.41$2.81 billion$2.71 billion  
4/29/2015Q115$1.00$1.00$1.00$2.71 billion$2.60 billion  
1/26/2015Q414$1.64$1.64$1.64$2.94 billion$2.90 billion  
10/22/2014Q314$1.83$1.79($0.04)$1.79$287.62 million$3.02 billion  
7/23/2014Q214$1.74$1.79+$0.05$1.79$3.00 billion$3.04 billion  
4/23/2014Q114$1.15$1.17+$0.02$1.17$2.74 billion$2.70 billion  
1/22/2014Q4 2013$1.50$1.64+$0.14$1.64$2.85 billion$2.88 billion  
10/23/2013Q3 2013$1.39$1.53+$0.14$1.53$2.77 billion$2.82 billion  
7/23/2013Q2 2013$1.50$1.46($0.04)$1.46$2.85 billion$2.80 billion  
4/23/2013Q1 2013$1.18$1.22+$0.04$1.03$2.76 billion$2.74 billion  
1/22/2013Q4 2012$1.20$1.30+$0.10$2.67 billion$2.68 billion  
4/24/2012Q1 2012$1.12$1.23+$0.11$1.23
7/26/2011Q2 2011$1.29$1.38+$0.09$1.20
10/27/2010Q3 2010$1.09$1.19+$0.10$1.19
7/27/2010Q2 2010$0.99$1.05+$0.06$1.05
4/27/2010Q1 2010$0.67$0.68+$0.01$0.68
1/27/2010Q4 2009$0.84$0.82($0.02)$0.82
10/27/2009Q3 2009$0.79$0.81+$0.02$0.81
7/28/2009Q2 2009$0.65$0.66+$0.01$0.66
4/21/2009Q1 2009$0.58$0.47($0.11)$0.47
1/27/2009Q4 2008$1.19$1.21+$0.02$1.21
10/21/2008Q3 2008$1.21$1.37+$0.16$1.37
7/22/2008Q2 2008$1.05$1.18+$0.13$1.18
4/22/2008Q1 2008$0.77$0.78+$0.01$0.80
1/22/2008Q4 2007$0.92$1.02+$0.10$1.02
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
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Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) Earnings Frequently Asked Questions

When is Norfolk Southern's earnings date?

Norfolk Southern has not confirmed its next earnings publication date, but the company's estimated earnings date is Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 based off last year's report dates. Learn more on NSC's earnings history

Did Norfolk Southern beat their earnings estimates last quarter?

In the previous quarter, Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) reported $3.28 earnings per share (EPS) to beat the analysts' consensus estimate of $2.94 by $0.34. Learn more on NSC's earnings details

How can I listen to Norfolk Southern's earnings conference call?

The conference call for Norfolk Southern's latest earnings report can be listened to online. Listen to Conference Call

How can I read Norfolk Southern's conference call transcript?

The conference call transcript for Norfolk Southern's latest earnings report can be read online. Read Transcript

How can I view Norfolk Southern's earnings report?

Norfolk Southern's earnings report can be found in their filing with the SEC. View SEC filing

How much revenue does Norfolk Southern generate each year?

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) has a recorded annual revenue of $9.79 billion.

How much profit does Norfolk Southern generate each year?

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) has a recorded net income of $2.01 billion. NSC has generated $9.25 earnings per share over the last four quarters.

What is Norfolk Southern's price-to-earnings ratio?

Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) has a trailing price-to-earnings ratio of 22.42 and a forward price-to-earnings ratio of 20.35. The price/earnings-to-growth ratio is 1.75.

What is Norfolk Southern's EPS forecast for next year?

Norfolk Southern's earnings are expected to grow from $11.90 per share to $13.12 per share in the next year, which is a 10.25% increase.

This page was last updated on 9/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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