Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

Check out top investors' recommendation for NSC
Last closing price (N/A)
(0.00%) ? 
Last closing price is the stock price upon last market close (date specified in parenthesis).
Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
N/A ? 
Return to date is the stock return for the specified period of time.
Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
126.83
 ? 
Consensus price target is the average analyst price target for a specified period of time.
Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
67%/33%
 ? 
Buy/sell mix the percentage mix between Buy and Sell recommendations for a given company or a research firm. Hold recommendations are excluded.
Description:
Norfolk Southern Corporation engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods in the United States. It transports coal products, including utility, export, metallurgical, and industrial coal products; chemical products comprising sulfur and related chemicals, petroleum products, chlorine and bleaching compounds, plastics, rubber, industrial chemicals, chemical wastes, and municipal wastes; agriculture, consumer products, and government products, such as soybeans, wheat, corn, fertilizer, livestock and poultry feed, food oils, flour, beverages, canned goods, sweeteners, consumer products, and ethanol, as well as various items for the military; and metals and construction products consisting of steel, aluminum products, machinery, scrap metals, cement, aggregates, bricks, and minerals. The company also transports automotive products that include finished vehicles and auto parts; and paper, clay, and forest products, which comprise lumber and wood products, pulp board and paper products, wood fibers, wood pulp, scrap paper, and clay. In addition, the company is involved in the intermodal operations comprising shipments moving in trailers, the United States and international containers, and RoadRailer equipment. Further, it transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports, as well as provides a range of logistics services; and operates passenger and commuter trains. Additionally, the company engages in the acquisition, leasing, and management of coal, oil, gas, and minerals; development of commercial real estate properties; and leasing or sale of rail property and equipment, as well as in telecommunications activities. As of December 31, 2012, it operated approximately 20,000 miles of route in 22 states and the District of Columbia. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Norfolk, Virginia.
Sector:
Industry:
Analyst
An analyst is a professional research analyst or an Investor Wand user who issued a recommendation for a given company.
Research Firm
A Research Firm is a company that researches and rates stocks and publishes recommendations.
Signal
Signal is a recommendation issued by an analyst. Investor Wand considers two types of recommendations: BUY and SELL.
Signal Date
A signal date is a date when a BUY or SELL recommendation was issued for given security.
Initial Price
Initial Price is the first closing price for a specified company upon recommendation release. If the recommendation is issued in after-market hours, the Initial Price is the next day’s closing price (for a given symbol). In case of dividend distributions and stock splits, Initial Price is adjusted.
Price Target
A Price Target is an analyst’s projection of a company’s stock price by the end of the recommendation period. It represents the price at which the analyst would exit his or her existing position.
Closing Date
Closing Date is the expiration date of a recommendation. The validity timeframe of a professional analyst’s recommendation is 12 months. Investor Wand analysts can set their recommendation timeframe to one, three, six, or 12 months.
Return
The return on a single open recommendation is calculated as the maximum of the current return (based on the latest closing price) and the target price return, if the symbol reached the target. The return on a single closed recommendation is calculated as the maximum of the return on the closing date (at the end of recommendation timeframe) and the target price return, if the stock hit the target price. The return is adjusted for one-time events (e.g., stock splits).
Jason Seidl Cowen And Company Buy   Sep 12, '17     130.00  Sep 12, '18  N/A 
Walter Spracklin RBC Capital Markets Sell   Aug 29, '17     117.00  Aug 29, '18  N/A 
Jason Seidl Cowen And Company Buy   Aug 11, '17     130.00  Aug 11, '18  N/A 
Allison Landry Credit Suisse Buy   Jul 13, '17     139.00  Jul 13, '18  N/A 
Jason Seidl Cowen And Company Buy   Jul 10, '17     130.00  Jul 10, '18  N/A 
Walter Spracklin RBC Capital Markets Sell   Jul 06, '17     115.00  Jul 06, '18  N/A 
Thomas Wadewitz JPMorgan Buy   Jan 26, '17     135.00  Jan 26, '18  N/A 
Jason Seidl Cowen And Company Buy   Jan 26, '17     130.00  Jan 26, '18  N/A 
John Eade Argus Research Company Buy   Nov 02, '16       Nov 02, '17  N/A 
Amit Mehrotra Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Nov 02, '16     110.00  Nov 02, '17  N/A 
Mark Levin BB&T Capital Markets Buy   Oct 28, '16     101.00  Oct 28, '17  N/A 
Donald Broughton Avondale Partners LLC Sell   Oct 12, '16       Oct 12, '17  N/A 
Ken Hoexter BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Oct 11, '16       Oct 11, '17  N/A 
William Greene Morgan Stanley Sell   Jun 03, '16       Jun 03, '17  N/A 
Chris Ceraso Credit Suisse Buy   Apr 22, '16     97.00  Apr 22, '17  N/A 
Jason Seidl Cowen And Company Buy   Jan 28, '16   68.13  89.00  Jan 28, '17  76.65% 
Jason Seidl Cowen And Company Buy   Oct 05, '15   77.65  91.00  Oct 05, '16  23.36% 
Brandon Oglenski Barclays Sell   Oct 05, '15   77.65  76.00  Oct 05, '16  4.98% 
Edward Wolfe Wolfe Trahan & Co. Buy   Oct 01, '15   75.08    Oct 01, '16  29.28% 
Ken Hoexter BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Sep 11, '15   76.86  90.00  Sep 11, '16  18.11% 
< previous1234