Canadian National Railway Company Company Profile (TSE:CNR)

About Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)

Canadian National Railway Company logoCanadian National Railway Company is engaged in the rail and related transportation business. The Company's network of approximately 20,000 route miles of track spans Canada and mid-America, connecting approximately three coasts, including the Atlantic, the Pacific and the Gulf of Mexico and serving the cities and ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert (British Columbia), Montreal, Halifax, New Orleans, and Mobile (Alabama), and the metropolitan areas of Toronto, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Calgary, Chicago, Memphis, Detroit, Duluth (Minnesota)/Superior (Wisconsin), and Jackson (Mississippi), with connections to all points in North America. Its network and connections to all Class I railroads provide its customers access to the three North American Free Trade Agreement nations. It carries over 300 million tons of cargo, serving exporters, importers, retailers, farmers and manufacturers. Its freight includes seven commodity representing a portfolio of goods.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:CNR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$77.49 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 756,099,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$100.11
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$94.13
  • 52 Week Range: C$72.78 - C$104.04
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.20
  • P/E Growth: 1.98
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$12.28 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.31
  • Book Value: C$19.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.22
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$6.64 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.33 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 10.97
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)

What is Canadian National Railway Company's stock symbol?

Canadian National Railway Company trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CNR."

How often does Canadian National Railway Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian National Railway Company?

Canadian National Railway Company declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 24th. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of 0.4125 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.65 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.61%. View Canadian National Railway Company's Dividend History.

When will Canadian National Railway Company make its next earnings announcement?

Canadian National Railway Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian National Railway Company.

Where is Canadian National Railway Company's stock going? Where will Canadian National Railway Company's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Canadian National Railway Company's stock. Their predictions range from C$89.00 to C$112.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian National Railway Company's share price to reach C$101.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Canadian National Railway Company.

Who are some of Canadian National Railway Company's key competitors?

How do I buy Canadian National Railway Company stock?

Shares of Canadian National Railway Company and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Canadian National Railway Company stock cost?

One share of Canadian National Railway Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$102.49.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: C$101.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/2/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$105.00View Rating Details
4/26/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperformC$110.00 -> C$112.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$105.00 -> C$110.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$105.00 -> C$108.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017DesjardinsLower Price TargetC$105.00 -> C$99.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$100.00 -> C$105.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$102.00 -> C$110.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$94.00 -> C$101.00View Rating Details
4/13/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetC$100.00 -> C$98.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetC$91.00 -> C$92.00View Rating Details
9/27/2016Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/12/2016Canadian National RailwayBoost Price TargetC$85.00 -> C$89.00View Rating Details
9/12/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$85.00 -> C$89.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Atlantic SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/1/2016FirstEnergy CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/27/2016FirstEnergy Corp.UpgradeOutperformView Rating Details
1/27/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$84.00 -> C$83.00View Rating Details
7/21/2015Salman PartnersBoost Price TargetBuyC$86.50 -> C$89.00View Rating Details
7/7/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperformC$79.00 -> C$66.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Earnings by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/25/2017        
7/21/2014$1.00$1.03$3.10 billion$3.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014$0.63$0.66$2.65 billion$2.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.00
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.54
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$1.09$1.14$1.11
Q2 20175$1.16$1.30$1.25
Q3 20175$1.35$1.39$1.36
Q4 20175$1.25$1.34$1.28
Q1 20182$1.17$1.27$1.22
Q2 20182$1.39$1.41$1.40
Q3 20182$1.49$1.51$1.50
Q4 20182$1.38$1.45$1.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/24/2017quarterly$0.416/9/20176/30/2017
1/24/2017quarterly$0.411.79%3/8/20173/10/20173/31/2017
10/25/2016quarterly$0.381.68%12/7/201612/9/201612/30/2016
7/25/2016quarterly$0.381.76%9/7/20169/9/20169/30/2016
4/25/2016quarterly$0.381.92%6/7/20166/9/20166/30/2016
1/26/2016quarterly$0.381.91%3/8/20163/10/20163/31/2016
10/27/2015quarterly$0.311.58%12/8/201512/10/201512/31/2015
7/20/2015quarterly$0.311.7%9/4/20159/9/20159/30/2015
4/20/2015quarterly$0.311.66%6/5/20156/9/20156/30/2015
1/27/2015quarterly$0.311.44%3/6/20153/10/20153/31/2015
10/21/2014quarterly$0.251.19%12/8/201412/10/201412/31/2014
7/21/2014quarterly$0.251.3%9/5/20149/9/20149/30/2014
4/22/2014quarterly$0.251.53%6/5/20146/9/20146/30/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.251.6%3/6/20143/10/20143/31/2014
12/6/2013Quarterly$0.221.45%12/6/201312/31/201312/31/2013
12/6/2013Quarterly$0.431.45%12/6/201312/31/201312/31/2013
10/22/2013quarterly$0.1312/10/201312/31/2013
7/22/2013quarterly$0.439/9/20139/30/2013
4/24/2013quarterly$0.436/7/20136/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/28/2017Donald CartyDirectorBuy5,000C$72.35C$361,750.00
4/27/2017Sean FinnInsiderSell2,841C$98.82C$280,747.62
3/22/2017Denis LosierDirectorSell2,000C$95.05C$190,100.00
3/21/2017Jean-Jacques RuestInsiderSell15,417C$95.94C$1,479,106.98
3/17/2017Sean FinnInsiderSell2,100C$96.71C$203,091.00
3/15/2017Edith E HolidayDirectorSell6,441C$72.61C$467,681.01
3/15/2017Michael A CoryInsiderSell2,100C$96.58C$202,818.00
3/13/2017Sean FinnInsiderSell1,000C$97.81C$97,810.00
1/26/2017James E O'connorDirectorBuy2,850C$70.05C$199,642.50
1/26/2017Sean FinnInsiderSell14,460C$91.63C$1,324,969.80
3/21/2016Michael A CoryInsiderBuy122C$81.73C$9,971.06
3/17/2016Sean FinnInsiderSell7,415C$81.35C$603,173.18
3/8/2016Sean FinnInsiderSell6,300C$79.85C$503,073.90
3/1/2016Claude MongeauDirectorSell82,101C$79.03C$6,488,310.67
2/1/2016Robert L PhillipsDirectorBuy145C$73.48C$10,654.60
1/28/2016James E O'connorDirectorBuy3,884C$51.50C$200,018.23
12/15/2015Sean FinnInsiderSell2,516C$74.79C$188,174.16
12/11/2015Jim V VenaInsiderSell21,756C$72.79C$1,583,725.84
12/3/2015John Frederick OrrInsiderSell3,630C$77.51C$281,347.87
12/2/2015Sean FinnInsiderSell1,129C$79.76C$90,049.04
12/1/2015Michael A CoryInsiderSell1,300C$80.00C$104,000.00
11/16/2015Jean-Jacques RuestInsiderSell20,111C$76.32C$1,534,901.69
11/9/2015Jean-Jacques RuestInsiderSell6,624C$79.61C$527,347.90
11/5/2015Jim V VenaInsiderSell83,860C$60.07C$5,037,495.36
11/3/2015Claude MongeauDirectorSell120,000C$60.83C$7,299,540.00
10/30/2015Luc JobinInsiderSell167,400C$80.55C$13,483,450.62
10/29/2015Kimberley A MadiganInsiderSell16,800C$81.79C$1,374,066.96
9/22/2015Sean FinnInsiderSell2,500C$74.52C$186,302.50
9/16/2015Sean FinnInsiderSell4,000C$75.54C$302,176.00
9/8/2015Sean FinnInsiderSell2,000C$72.19C$144,372.00
8/21/2015Donald CartyDirectorBuy1,000C$56.30C$56,298.00
8/18/2015William Henry Gates IIIInsiderBuy25,000C$60.90C$1,522,500.00
6/15/2015Sean FinnInsiderSell45,000C$73.19C$3,293,644.50
3/19/2015Denis LosierDirectorSell10,000C$87.07C$870,700.00
10/24/2014Sean FinnInsiderSell12,600C$76.21C$960,205.68
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Latest Headlines for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
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seekingalpha.com logoCanadian National Railway Company 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 19 at 9:19 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises broadly as banks, resources lead rally
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:19 PM
reuters.com logoCanada to keep revenue cap on rail grain shipments, farmers glad
www.reuters.com - May 18 at 11:07 AM
nasdaq.com logoCanadian Stocks Has Reversed Early Losses - Canadian Commentary
www.nasdaq.com - May 18 at 11:07 AM
fool.ca logoCanadian National Railway Company: All Aboard the Profit Train!
www.fool.ca - May 17 at 9:28 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoOttawa loosens ownership limits on CN Rail and major airlines
www.theglobeandmail.com - May 16 at 4:26 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanada Hikes Ownership Limit for Bill Gates-Held CN Rail
www.bloomberg.com - May 16 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 10:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCN's JJ Ruest inducted into Maritime Hall of Fame
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 10:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoADVISORY - Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address RBC Capital Markets Automotive, Transportation & Industrials Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 5:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Earns Hold Rating from TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew CN Grain Insight podcast now available
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) Director Buys 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) Director Buys 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) Insider Sells 2,841 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCormark Comments on Canadian National Railway Company's Q3 2017 Earnings (CNR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Canadian National Railway Company Lifted by Analyst (CNR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX slips as Home Capital slumps; energy stocks gain - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 26 at 10:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoCanadian National Railway Revises 2017 Financial Outlook - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 26 at 10:18 PM
fool.ca logoWhy The Drop in Canadian National Railway Company Stock is the Perfect Opportunity to Buy
www.fool.ca - April 26 at 5:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Price Target Increased to C$112.00 by Analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 4:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Forecasted to Post FY2017 Earnings of $5.06 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 12:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Issue Forecasts for Canadian National Railway Company's Q2 2017 Earnings (CNR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Canadian National Railway Company Boosted by Analyst (CNR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Price Target Raised to C$105.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 10:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTD Securities Lowers Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) Price Target to C$105.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoScotiabank Boosts Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) Price Target to C$110.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Price Target Cut to C$99.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Given New C$108.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCN announces election of directors
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 4:11 PM
rttnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Revises 2017 Financial Outlook - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 25 at 12:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCN's Winnipeg national training centre named after former CEO Claude Mongeau
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 12:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.41
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 6:10 PM
marketbeat.com logoCN beats Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - April 24 at 4:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:42 PM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher as CP Rail, mining shares gain - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 9:34 PM
nasdaq.com logoCSX posts higher profit, new CEO says better is to come - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 4:32 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:32 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Earnings Season Could Be Great for Canadian National Railway Co. (CNI)
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoResearch Analysts Offer Predictions for Canadian National Railway Company's FY2017 Earnings (CNR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 12:49 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Company (CNR) PT Lowered to C$98.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 5:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoCanadian Stocks Are Slipping In Early Trade - Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 11 at 12:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian National (CNI) Up 3.1% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:05 AM
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