Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd

Most Recent

  • KCS and CN trains
    Investments & Deals

    These Mergers and Acquisitions Are the Biggest in 2021

    By Rachel Curry
  • uploads///CSX OpMar
    Earnings Report

    Will CSX’s 4Q16 Operating Margin Exceed Analysts’ Estimates?

    For CSX Corporation (CSX), Reuters-surveyed analysts estimate an operating margin of 30.5% for 4Q16, compared to an operating margin of 28.4% in 4Q15.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///UNP ANR
    Earnings Report

    Why Most Analysts Are Recommending a ‘Buy’ on Union Pacific

    On Wall Street, 28 analysts rate Union Pacific (UNP) common stock. Out of the analysts, 21 of the analysts gave a “buy” recommendation.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///ANR
    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Is Norfolk Southern Valued against Its Peers?

    NSC’s next-12-months PE (price-to-earnings) multiple is valued at 15.2x against the peer average of 14.8x. This indicates a premium of 3%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///KSU Article
    Earnings Report

    What to Expect from Kansas City Southern’s 1Q16 Earnings

    Kansas City Southern (KSU) will release its first quarter 2016 earnings before the US market opens on April 19, 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///unp fcf
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Can Union Pacific’s Free Cash Flows Support Its Higher Dividend?

    Union Pacific had FCF of $3.02 billion in the first nine months of 2017, compared with $2.86 billion in the corresponding period of 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    Canadian National Railway: The Class I Freight Story

    So far in 2017, Canadian National Railway (CNI) has emerged as the front-runner in terms of YoY (year-over-year) carload growth among its Class I peers.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///GWR Stock Price Relative
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Genesee & Wyoming Fare So Poorly in Its Peer Group?

    On March 8, 2016, Genesee & Wyoming’s (GWR) market capitalization was ~$3.5 billion. The railroad industry had a bad 2015, and GWR was not immune.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Original Deal
    Miscellaneous

    What Was Canadian Pacific’s Original Indication of Interest?

    Canadian Pacific (CP) proposed a 50% cash and 50% stock transaction based on CP’s and Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) stock closing prices on November 13, 2015.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Stock
    Earnings Report

    CSX Stock Rises on Record 2Q15 Earnings

    CSX reported its second quarter earnings on July 14. The company beat the Wall Street analysts’ EPS estimates of $0.52, posting earnings per share of $0.56.

    By Robert Karr
  • uploads///Indexed
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Canadian Pacific Railway’s Returns in 2017

    Investors should note that after the recent 3Q17 earnings, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) was the only railroad to revise its outlook upward.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloasd
    Miscellaneous

    Canadian National Railway’s Volumes Rose despite Coal’s Fall

    Since January 1, 2017, Canadian National Railway’s (CNI) volumes have risen the most YoY (year-over-year) among Class I railroad companies.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///WYN
    Healthcare

    Why Chilton starts new position in Wyndham Worldwide

    Approximately 63% of Wyndham’s revenues come from fees for providing services referred to as its “fee-for-service” businesses.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///CNI ANR
    Earnings Report

    Why Analysts Have a ‘Hold’ Rating for Canadian National Railway

    There are 21 analysts covering CNI. Of those, only five, or 24.0%, have a “buy” rating for the stock.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Canadian National Railway: The Unstoppable Freight Growth Story

    In the week ended April 1, 2017, Canadian National Railway saw its overall volumes rising 8.4% on a YoY basis.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP FCF
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Canadian Pacific’s Free Cash Flow Enough for Dividend Growth?

    Now let’s examine the free cash flow levels of Canadian Pacfic and compare it to its arch-rival Canadian National Railway (CNI).

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///KSU Intermodal
    Earnings Report

    Why Kansas City Southern’s Intermodal Revenue Slid in 1Q17

    In this article, we’ll discuss Kansas City Southern’s Intermodal segment’s performance in 1Q17.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    Canadian National Railway: Growth Undeterred by Coal’s Fall in Week 23

    In contrast to the industry’s trend, CNI’s coal carloads contracted 20% in week 23 of 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Intermodal
    Company & Industry Overviews

    This Railroad Led in First-Quarter Intermodal Revenue Growth

    Norfolk Southern (NSC), an Eastern US railroad, reported the highest intermodal revenue growth of 19% YoY among its peers in the first quarter.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Energy & Utilities

    Canadian Pacific’s Carloads: Even Coal’s Rise Failed to Stop the Decline

    Canadian Pacific (CP) registered a fall of 7.3% in total railcars in the week ended July 23, 2016. The company hauled ~23,000 railcars that week.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Energy & Utilities

    Rising Coal Volumes Not Enough to Stop CP’s Fall in Carloads

    Canadian Pacific (CP) registered a fall of 5.2% in total railcars in the week ended August 27, 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///US Weekly
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    US Rail Traffic Sees Highest Fall in North America in Week Ended June 4

    During the week ended June 4, 2016, the total number of US railcars fell to just above 224,000 units. This reflects a fall of 16.6% from 269,000 units reported in the week ended June 6, 2015.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Intermodal
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Canadian Pacific: Domestic Intermodal Growth Matters

    In the week ended April 1, 2017, Canadian Pacific reported a 6.3% rise in overall intermodal traffic.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Intermodal
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    How Canadian Pacific’s Intermodal Traffic Trended

    Canadian Pacific’s (CP) intermodal volumes have been rising for the past few weeks.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Materials

    Canadian National Railway Sees Highest Volume Growth in Week 49

    CNI’s freight volumes in Week 49 Recently, Canada’s largest freight railway, Canadian National Railway (CNI), has seen its carload traffic fall YoY (year-over-year). However, in the last two weeks, the trend has reversed. In the week ended December 9, 2017, or Week 49, the railroad’s carload traffic grew 4.9% to ~62,600 carloads from ~59,700 units […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Image
    Industrials

    US Rail Freight Traffic Got a Push from Intermodal in Week 32

    In Week 32, US railroads’ overall rail volumes, including intermodal, rose 2.8% YoY to ~556,900 railcars from ~541,600 in Week 32 of 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloadsa
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    What Pulled Down Canadian Pacific’s Carloads Last Week?

    Canadian Pacific (CP) registered an 8% fall in total railcars in the week ended November 5, 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///article_
    Earnings Report

    Burlington Northern Santa Fe: A Dominant Class I Railroad

    On August 4, 2017, Burlington Northern Santa Fe (or BNSF) filed a Form 10-Q with the SEC for the quarter ended June 30, 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///BNSF Carloads
    Industrials

    BNSF Railway Started Week 1 with Higher Freight Volumes

    In the week ended January 6, 2018, Berkshire Hathaway–controlled BNSF Railway (BRK-B) reported a low single-digit rise in carload traffic.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    This Drove Canadian National’s Upward Momentum in Carloads

    In 2017, Canadian National has clearly emerged as the front runner in terms of YoY carload growth among Class I peers.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Intermodal
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Comparing Canadian Pacific’s Intermodal Volumes

    Canadian Pacific’s intermodal volumes Although Canadian Pacific’s (CP) intermodal volumes have been marching forward for the past few weeks, in the week ended January 28, 2017, CP reported a fall of 7.5% in overall intermodal traffic. Intermodal data indicates that the fall was due to a drop in its international intermodal business, where volumes fell […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Intermodal
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    What Led to the Decline in Canadian Pacific’s Intermodal Volumes?

    Canadian Pacific’s intermodal volumes Although Canadian Pacific’s (CP) intermodal volumes have been marching forward for the past few quarters, for the week ended January 14, 2017, CP reported a fall of 4.5% in overall intermodal traffic. The intermodal data indicates that the fall was led by a drop in its international intermodal business, where volumes […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Image
    Industrials

    Week 38: US Rail Traffic Growth Stood Out in North America

    The Association of American Railroads published its weekly rail traffic data for 12 key North American railroad companies on September 26.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///BNSF
    Earnings Report

    BNSF: A Jewel in Berkshire Hathaway’s Crown

    Burlington Northern Santa Fe (or BNSF) owns and operates the largest rail network in North America through its wholly owned subsidiary, BNSF Railway Company.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Drop in Volumes Weighs On Canadian Pacific’s Carloads

    Canadian Pacific’s carloads Canadian Pacific (CP) registered a fall of 9% in total railcars in the week ended December 17, 2016. The company hauled 29,000 railcars that week, compared with ~32,000 in the corresponding week last year. CP’s railcars, excluding coal, fell 11% to settle at just more than 23,000 units in the reported week […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Canadian National’s Carloads versus Canadian Pacific’s

    Canadian National’s carloads For the past few weeks, Canadian National Railway’s (CNI) carloads have been following a rising trend. In the week ended January 28, 2017, overall volumes rose 6.3% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. In the same week, CNI’s railcar volumes rose to ~57,000 units from nearly 52,000 units in the comparable week of […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    Coal Boosts Canadian Pacific’s Volumes in Week 17

    Canadian Pacific’s carloads Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) total carloads rose 15.0% in the week ended April 29, 2017. The company hauled more than 34,000 railcars that week, similar to its total carloads in the corresponding week of 2016. CP’s railcars, excluding coal, rose 7.4% YoY (year-over-year) to settle at more than 27,000 units, compared with […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Unloading Canadian Pacific’s Latest Carloads

    Canadian Pacific’s total carloads shrank 0.6% in the week ended February 25, reaching ~30,000 railcars.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Investment Analy_ANR
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Brace Yourself for What Analysts Estimate for Norfolk Southern

    The average target price for Norfolk Southern is $89.25 compared with its current market price of $78.00, representing a potential return of 14.4%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///UNP Intermodal
    Earnings Report

    How the Widening of Panama Canal Could Affect Union Pacific

    In 1Q16, revenues from Union Pacific’s (UNP) Intermodal segment fell by 9% YoY (year-over-year) to $879 million from $967 million in 1Q15.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Energy & Utilities

    Canadian National Railway: What Led Volume Growth in Week 35

    Since the beginning of 2017, Canadian National Railway (CNI) has continually kept its positive momentum. In the week ended September 2, 2017, CNI’s carloads rose 4.2%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    How Canadian Pacific Railway’s Volumes Compared to Peers

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) is Canada’s second-largest freight rail.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    Canadian Pacific Railway: Rise in Railcars Cover Intermodal Fall in Week 33

    Canadian Pacific Railway witnessed a volume loss in the intermodal space in week 33 of 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Image
    Industrials

    Week 41: Affirmed Slow Growth Trend in US Rail Traffic Volumes

    On October 17, the AAR (Association of American Railroads) published its weekly traffic data for Week 41, which ended on October 13.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///BNSF OpMar Q
    Earnings Report

    Why BNSF’s Operating Margin Slumped in 3Q16

    Along with BNSF, other Class I railroad companies’ operating margins have been in focus in recent quarters amid weak industry fundamentals.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Intermodal
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Canadian Pacific versus Canadian National: A Key Intermodal Comparison

    Canadian Pacific’s (CP) intermodal volumes have been on roll for the past few weeks. It reported a 3.6% YoY rise for the week ended February 4.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Did Coal Push Up Canadian Pacific’s Carloads in the 10th Week?

    Canadian Pacific’s (CP) total carloads rose a marginal 0.9% in the week ended March 11, 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads Intermodal
    Miscellaneous

    Canadian Pacific Railway: A Summary of Freight Traffic in Week 18

    Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) total carloads rose 12.4% in the week ended May 6, 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Industrials

    Why Did Canadian Pacific’s Carloads Fall in the Week Ending July 16?

    Canadian Pacific (CP) registered a rise of 1.2% in total railcars in the week ended July 16, 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    A Rise in Coal Volumes Failed to Lift Canadian Pacific’s Carloads

    Canadian Pacific (CP) registered a 3.9% fall in total railcars in the week ended November 12, 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads and Intermodal
    Miscellaneous

    Canadian Pacific Railway: Inside the Freight Volumes in Week 15

    Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) total carloads rose 6.1% in the week ended April 15, 2017.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    What Boosted Canadian Pacific’s Railcar Traffic in Week 2

    Canadian Pacific’s railcar traffic Calgary-based Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) posted a marginal gain of 0.6% in its carload traffic in the week ended January 13, 2018, from 29,000 carloads in the week ended January 14, 2017, to 29,300 units. The company’s volume growth was in tune with that of US railroads but contrasted with the decline […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Miscellaneous

    What Led to Canadian Pacific Railway’s Volume Rise in Week 30?

    CP hauled slightly more than 30,000 railcars in the 30th week compared with over 29,000 railcars in the 30th week last year.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads Intermodal
    Miscellaneous

    Coal’s Rise Pushed Up Canadian Pacific’s Carloads in Week 16

    Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) total carloads rose 14.0% in the week ended April 22, 2017. The company hauled more than 33,000 railcars that week.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Carloads
    Energy & Utilities

    Why Did Canadian Pacific’s Carloads Fall in the Week Ending July 9?

    Canadian Pacific (CP) registered a fall of 6.8% in total railcars in the week ended July 9, 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CP Intermodal
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    What Led to the Fall in Canadian Pacific’s Intermodal Volumes?

    Canadian Pacific’s intermodal volumes Although Canadian Pacific’s (CP) intermodal volumes have been marching forward for the past few quarters, for the week ended January 21, 2017, CP reported a fall of 2.5% in overall intermodal traffic. Intermodal data indicates that the fall was due to a drop in its international intermodal business, where volumes fell […]

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///US Weekly
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    US and Canadian Rail Traffic Fell

    In the week ended May 7, 2016, total US railcars went down by ~233,000, a double-digit fall of 15%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///UNP Share Repurchase
    Earnings Report

    Understanding Union Pacific’s Share Repurchases in the Face of Rising Stock in 1Q16

    Union Pacific’s (UNP) stock price has risen by 14.6% since the beginning of 2016, but the company continued its share repurchase program in 1Q16.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Annotated Stock Price
    Miscellaneous

    Norfolk Southern: Is Canadian Pacific Heading for a Proxy Fight?

    On December 23, 2015, Norfolk Southern (NSC) rejected a third proposal from Canadian Pacific (CP) in the latter’s bid to acquire Norfolk Southern.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Artilce
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Reading US Class I Railroads’ Recent Stock Buybacks

    In 1H17, Union Pacific (UNP) repurchased common stock worth $1.6 billion, compared with $1.2 billion in 1H16. Its FCF was lower in 1H17 YoY.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Operating ratio
    Earnings Report

    CSX’s Increased Operating Efficiency Leads to Improved Margins

    CSX’s operating expense declined by 13%, or $301 million, from 4Q14. The decline was mainly due to lower labor, fuel, materials, and other expenses.

    By Robert Karr
  • uploads///IndexedStockPrice
    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Did Major US Railroads Fare in 1Q16?

    The last day of April was the end of all major US railroads’ 1Q16 earnings season. A railroad’s health is a true mirror of the economic activities in a country.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///KSU Article
    Earnings Report

    Will Kansas City Southern Beat 1Q16 Earnings Estimates?

    Analysts are expecting Kansas City Southern’s (KSU) GAAP EPS to be $0.98 per share for 1Q16.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Canadian National’s Carloads: What’s Offsetting the Coal Decline?

    In the week ended January 7, 2017, CNI’s overall volumes rose 1.8% YoY. Railcar volumes rose to ~57,000 units from ~56,000 units in the first week of 2016.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Chart  NSC
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Analyzing Norfolk Southern’s Rail Traffic Performance in Week 14

    Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) rail freight traffic grew 3% YoY in Week 14 to 154,293 railcars from 149,798 railcars.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///CSX Valuation
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    How Is CSX Valued by the Market ahead of 3Q16?

    CSX’s current forward PE multiple is 16.2x. The peer group’s forward PE multiple is 17.6x. This translates to a discount of 8%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///NSC OpExp
    Earnings Report

    Why Did Norfolk Southern’s Operating Profitability Fall in 4Q15?

    Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) reported quarterly operating expenses of $1.8 billion in 2015, down by 5% from 4Q14, whereas the revenues for the same period fell by 12%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Valuation
    Earnings Report

    Why is Canadian National’s Valuation Gap Narrowing against Peers?

    The slowdown in the Canadian and US economies, coupled with dull growth in manufacturing output in the US, weakened Canadian National’s (CNI) freight-hauling prospects going forward.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Pershing
    Financials

    Pershing Square takes on Zoetis, adds to Canadian Pacific in 3Q14

    Activist hedge fund manager William Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Holdings filed its third quarter 13F last month. The fund’s year-to-date returns as of October 31, 2014, net of fees, was 35.0%.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///cp revenue
    Earnings Report

    Why Canadian Pacific’s Revenue Soared in 4Q17

    In 4Q17, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) witnessed a 4% rise in its total freight revenue to $1.7 billion Canadian dollars.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///CNI Carloads
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Despite Coal Downfall, Canadian National’s Carloads Kept Soaring

    In 2017, Canadian National (CNI) has clearly emerged as the front runner in terms of YoY (year-over-year) carload growth among Class I peers.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///KSU Chemicals
    Earnings Report

    Kansas City Southern: Chemicals and Petroleum Shine in 1Q16

    For Kansas City Southern’s (KSU) Chemicals and Petroleum division, the chemical revenues in 1Q16 were $117.3 million, up by 2% on a year-over-year basis.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///KSU Intermodal
    Earnings Report

    Why Did Kansas City Southern’s Intermodal Revenues Fall in 1Q16?

    Kansas City Southern’s intermodal revenues in 1Q16 fell to $85.1 million from $95.0 million in 1Q15. This represents a fall of 10% on a year-over-year basis.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///HLF put options
    Consumer

    Limited risk of Herbalife stock price increase, Ackman believes

    Ackman believes there’s little chance of an Herbalife stock price increase and said Herbalife’s stock price is down almost 50%.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///CP
    Financials

    Canadian Pacific Railway expects earnings to grow 30%

    In October, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) announced new growth targets and said it expects to more than double its diluted earnings per share (or EPS) over the next four years.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///Cp comps
    Financials

    Canadian Pacific pushes for rail-sector consolidation

    In October, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) said it has ended discussions with CSX Corporation (CSX), the largest railroad in the eastern United States, about a possible business combination.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///MSB issuance
    Financials

    Pershing Square adds to positions in Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae

    Pershing Square Management added more shares in mortgage financiers Freddie Mac (FMCC) and Fannie Mae (FNMA) during the drop in stock prices in October.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///Pershing
    Materials

    Will Ackman’s bearish stance on Herbalife (HLF) finally pay off?

    In this six part series, we’ll go through some of the main positions Pershing Square Capital Management LP traded this past quarter.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///NSC
    Earnings Report

    Norfolk Southern Impresses in the Third Quarter, Stock Up 2.5%

    Norfolk Southern (NSC) announced its Q3 earnings this morning. NSC’s adjusted EPS of $2.52 beat the analysts’ estimate of $2.44 by 3.1%.

    By Samuel Prince
  • uploads///Image
    Industrials

    Union Pacific Fell Over 2% on Rating Downgrade from Barclays

    Union Pacific stock (UNP) fell 2.4% on June 13 after Barclays (BCS) lowered its recommendation on the stock from “overweight” to “equal weight.” Barclays analyst Brandon Oglenski believes that the earnings estimate for Union Pacific doesn’t reflect the slower demand environment.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Image
    Earnings Report

    Pricing, Volumes to Boost Canadian Pacific’s Q2 Earnings

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) is set to report its second-quarter earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Canadian Pacific
    Earnings Report

    Canadian Pacific Posts Record Q2 Earnings, US Peers Struggle

    On Tuesday, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) reported strong second-quarter earnings. The company’s top and bottom lines touched a record mark.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Image
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Canadian Pacific: Intermodal Volumes Boosted Its Rail Traffic

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) reported a year-over-year improvement in its overall rail traffic in Week 24, which ended on June 15. The company hauled 54,099 railcars, containers, and trailers in Week 24.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Image
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Downtrend in US Rail Traffic Continued in Week 24

    The downtrend in the US rail traffic volume continued for the 21st consecutive week. On June 19, the Association of American Railroads reported that US companies’ air traffic fell 5.4% in Week 24.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Image
    Company & Industry Overviews

    US Rail Traffic Volumes Fell for the 20th Straight Week

    US railroad companies’ traffic volume fell for the 20th consecutive week in Week 23, which ended on June 8. Norfolk Southern (NSC) saw the biggest drop of 9.7%. Will US railroad companies’ traffic volume continue to fall?

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Image
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Downtrend in US Rail Traffic Persisted for 19th Consecutive Week

    In Week 22, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) was the only volume gainer. The company recorded rail traffic growth of 25.1%.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  Operating Ratio
    Industrials

    More Railroads Implemented PSR to Enhance Efficiency

    Most railroad companies have implemented the PSR system to optimize their assets and maintain a strict service plan.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  CNI
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Canadian National’s Rail Traffic Grew on Higher Carload Volumes

    Canadian National Railway (CNI) registered a 1.3% YoY (year-over-year) improvement in its overall rail traffic in Week 19.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  Price
    Earnings Report

    What’s Ahead for Canadian Pacific Railway Stock?

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) stock has risen ~23.4% YTD, outperforming the broader market as of April 23.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///locomotive _
    Earnings Report

    Harsh Winter and Derailment Hurt Canadian Pacific’s Q1 Earnings

    Canadian Pacific Railway reported lower-than-expected Q1 2019 results, as harsh winter conditions disrupted business operations and increased operating expenses.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  CP
    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Drove Canadian Pacific’s Rail Traffic Higher in Week 15?

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) recorded a 0.7% YoY (year-over-year) improvement in its overall rail traffic in Week 15.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///railway station _
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Weak Intermodal Volumes Drag US Railroad Companies’ Traffic Down

    On April 17, the Association of American Railroads reported that overall volumes for US railroad companies had fallen 1.2% in Week 15.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  CP
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Analyzing Canadian Pacific’s Rail Traffic Volumes in Week 13

    Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) overall rail traffic fell 0.4% YoY to 54,879 railcars in Week 13 from 53,422.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  KSU
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Intermodal Volume Gains Boost KSU’s Rail Traffic

    Kansas City Southern’s (KSU) overall rail traffic improved marginally in Week 12.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  CSX
    Company & Industry Overviews

    CSX’s Rail Traffic Fell Due to Weak Intermodal Performance

    CSX’s (CSX) total rail traffic fell 4.7% YoY (year-over-year) to 118,788 railcars in week 10 from 124,618 railcars in the same week last year.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  CP
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Analyzing Canadian Pacific’s Rail Traffic in Week 10

    Canadian Pacific Railway registered a 7.7% YoY decline in its total rail traffic in week 10. The company carried 48,329 railcars during the week.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  UNP
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Union Pacific: Weak Rail Traffic for the Sixth Straight Week

    Union Pacific recorded an 8.2% YoY decline in its rail traffic in week 10 to 155,845 railcars from 169,846 railcars carried in the same week in 2018.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///train _
    Industrials

    Norfolk Southern: Investors’ Industry Favorite in 2019

    Norfolk Southern (NSC) has been investors’ industry favorite since the beginning of 2019. The stock has risen 21.3% YTD.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  NSC
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Norfolk Southern: Weak Carload Performance in Week 7

    Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) rail freight traffic fell 3.4% YoY (year-over-year) in week 7. The company hauled 147,531 railcars during week 7.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
  • uploads///Chart  CSX
    Company & Industry Overviews

    CSX: Rail Traffic Growth Continued for the Second Week

    CSX’s total rail traffic volumes rose 1% YoY to 122,833 units in week 7. The company’s rail volumes improved for the second consecutive week.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
    • CONNECT with Market Realist
    • Link to Facebook
    • Link to Twitter
    • Link to Instagram
    • Link to Email Subscribe
    Market Realist Logo
    Do Not Sell My Personal Information

    © Copyright 2021 Market Realist. Market Realist is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.