Canadian National Railway Company Company Profile (TSE:CNR)

About Canadian National Railway Company

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
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: CNR
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $93.85
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $91.91
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $87.46
  • 52-Week Range: C$72.78 - C$93.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.10
  • P/E Growth: 2.06
  • Market Cap: $71.35B
  • Outstanding Shares: 760,299,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: C$95.27

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/25/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$94.00 -> C$97.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017RBC Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$100.00 -> C$102.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$96.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$91.00 -> C$92.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformC$104.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$100.00 -> C$102.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetC$91.00 -> C$92.00View Rating Details
1/16/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$92.00 -> C$97.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$90.00 -> C$99.00View Rating Details
10/26/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$90.00 -> C$92.00View Rating Details
9/27/2016Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/12/2016Canadian National Railway CompanyBoost 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 CorporationUpgradeOutperformView 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 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/24/2017        
7/22/2014$1.00$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014$0.63$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.96 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.91$0.97$0.94
Q2 20165$1.03$1.12$1.07
Q3 20165$1.20$1.28$1.23
Q4 20165$1.16$1.26$1.19
Q1 20174$1.04$1.10$1.08
Q2 20174$1.16$1.29$1.23
Q3 20174$1.31$1.39$1.36
Q4 20174$1.25$1.30$1.27
Q1 20182$1.17$1.18$1.18
Q2 20182$1.31$1.32$1.32
Q3 20182$1.44$1.50$1.47
Q4 20182$1.46$1.47$1.47
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/24/2017quarterlyC$0.413/10/20173/31/2017
10/25/2016quarterlyC$0.381.68%12/7/201612/9/201612/30/2016
7/25/2016quarterlyC$0.381.76%9/7/20169/9/20169/30/2016
4/25/2016quarterlyC$0.381.92%6/7/20166/9/20166/30/2016
1/26/2016quarterlyC$0.381.91%3/8/20163/10/20163/31/2016
10/27/2015quarterlyC$0.311.58%12/8/201512/10/201512/31/2015
7/20/2015quarterlyC$0.311.7%9/4/20159/9/20159/30/2015
4/20/2015quarterlyC$0.311.66%6/5/20156/9/20156/30/2015
1/27/2015quarterlyC$0.311.44%3/6/20153/10/20153/31/2015
10/21/2014quarterlyC$0.251.19%12/8/201412/10/201412/31/2014
7/21/2014quarterlyC$0.251.3%9/5/20149/9/20149/30/2014
4/22/2014quarterlyC$0.251.53%6/5/20146/9/20146/30/2014
1/30/2014quarterlyC$0.251.6%3/6/20143/10/20143/31/2014
12/6/2013QuarterlyC$0.221.45%12/6/201312/31/201312/31/2013
12/6/2013QuarterlyC$0.431.45%12/6/201312/31/201312/31/2013
10/22/2013quarterlyC$0.1312/10/201312/31/2013
7/22/2013quarterlyC$0.439/9/20139/30/2013
4/24/2013quarterlyC$0.436/7/20136/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)
DateHeadline
seekingalpha.com logoCanadian National - With An Assumed Fair Value At $76 For 2017, Look To Accumulate At Sub-$70 Levels (TSE:CNR)
seekingalpha.com - February 19 at 4:06 PM
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davidsonregister.com - February 16 at 11:26 AM
marketrealist.com logoThe Long Ride of Canadian National’s Carloads (TSE:CNR)
marketrealist.com - February 16 at 11:26 AM
marketrealist.com logoWill Canadian National’s Intermodal Volumes Keep Growing? (TSE:CNR)
marketrealist.com - February 14 at 5:13 PM
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bentonbulletin.com - February 14 at 5:13 PM
4-traders.com logoCanadian National Railway : Cni) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations by $0.32 Eps (TSE:CNR)
www.4-traders.com - February 13 at 5:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCanadian National Rail Traffic Continues To Outperform Class I Peers (TSE:CNR)
seekingalpha.com - February 9 at 4:52 PM
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sherwooddaily.com - February 7 at 5:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Canadian National Railway Co. : February 2, 2017 (TSE:CNR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 2 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCN's 2016 Annual Financial Statements and Annual Information Form available on Company website (TSE:CNR)
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twincountynews.com - February 1 at 4:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoADVISORY - Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address investor conferences on Feb.15 and 22 (TSE:CNR)
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capitalcube.com logoCanadian National Railway Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNR-CA : February 1, 2017 (TSE:CNR)
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www.wsj.com - January 24 at 10:00 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Canadian National Railway reports Q4 earnings per share C$1.32 (TSE:CNR)
www.reuters.com - January 24 at 4:59 PM
rttnews.com logoCanadian National Railway Co Announces 1% Advance In Q4 Bottom Line (TSE:CNR)
www.rttnews.com - January 24 at 4:59 PM

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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 Tuesday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 10th will be given a dividend of 0.4125 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $1.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.76%. This is a boost from Canadian National Railway Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38.

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

12 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Canadian National Railway Company's shares. Their predictions range from C$87.50 to C$104.00. On average, they expect Canadian National Railway Company's share price to reach C$95.27 in the next year.

When will Canadian National Railway Company announce their earnings?

Canadian National Railway Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

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$93.85.

Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


Institutional Ownership Chart

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)

Earnings History Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)

Dividend History Chart

Dividend Payments by Quarter for Canadian National Railway Company (TSE:CNR)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff