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How Are Major US Railroads Valued by the Market?
Kansas City Southern (KSU) was trading at a forward PE multiple of 19.5x, the highest in its peer group of major US railroads, on August 26, 2016.
This US Railroad Had Highest Dividend Yield after 2Q17 Earnings
Norfolk Southern (NSC) has paid cash dividends on its equity stock for 140 consecutive quarters since inception in 1982.
Which US Railroad Had the Highest Capital Expenditure in 1H17?
Now, we’ll examine the capital expenditure of these major US railroads in 2Q17.
Should Dividend Investors Look at Major US Railroads?
In recent years, major US railroads have initiated stock buyback programs to return cash to shareowners.
Railroads’ Capital Expenditure in 3Q16: Who Spent More?
Among the major railroads, Kansas City Southern (KSU) and Canadian National Railway (CNI) have the highest capital expenditure as a percentage of revenue.
Behind the Class I Railroad Intermodal Revenues in 2Q16
Union Pacific experienced the worst hit in its 2Q16 intermodal revenues, which fell by 16%, as compared to the 5.3% drop registered by archrival BNSF.
Which US Railroad Was in the Revenue Fast Lane in 2Q16?
Not a single US Class I railroad was able to grow its revenues in 2Q16. Despite its Freightliner acquisition, not even Genesee & Wyoming could grow revenue.