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NYSE: NSC
Norfolk Southern Corp Stock

$286.97-0.04 (-0.01%)
Updated May 6, 2021
NSC Price
$286.97
Fair Value Price
N/A
Market Cap
$72.29B
52 Week Low
$157.48
52 Week High
$291.07
P/E
31.64x
P/B
4.94x
P/S
6.9x
PEG
1.69x
Dividend Yield
1.33%
Revenue
$9.80B
Earnings
$2.31B
Gross Margin
71%
Operating Margin
36.59%
Profit Margin
23.5%
Debt to Equity
1.59
Operating Cash Flow
$4B
Beta
1.17
Next Earnings
N/A
Ex-Dividend
May 6, 2021
Next Dividend
May 20, 2021

Zen Score

High
Medium
Low
44
Industry average

Reasons for this score

NSC ($286.97) is trading below its intrinsic value of $694.49, according to Benjamin Graham's Formula from Chapter 11 of "The Intelligent Investor"
Valuation
NSC is poor value based on its earnings relative to its share price (31.64x), compared to the US market average (27.98x)
Valuation
NSC is poor value based on its earnings relative to its share price (31.64x), compared to the US Railroads industry average (29.94x)
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Valuation

NSC price to earnings (PE)

For valuing profitable companies with steady earnings
Company
31.64x
Industry
29.94x
Market
27.98x
NSC is poor value based on its earnings relative to its share price (31.64x), compared to the US market average (27.98x)
Valuation
NSC is poor value based on its earnings relative to its share price (31.64x), compared to the US Railroads industry average (29.94x)
Valuation

NSC price to book (PB)

For valuing companies that are loss-making or have lots of physical asset
Company
4.94x
Industry
5.46x
Market
0.6x
NSC is poor value based on its book value relative to its share price (4.94x), compared to the US market average (0.6x)
Valuation
NSC is good value based on its book value relative to its share price (4.94x), compared to the US Railroads industry average (5.46x)
Valuation

NSC price to earnings growth (PEG)

For valuing profitable companies with growth potential
NSC is poor value relative to its rate of earnings growth, measured by PEG ratio (1.69x)
Valuation

NSC's financial health

Profit margin

Revenue
$2.6B
Net Income
$673.0M
Profit Margin
25.5%
NSC's Earnings (EBIT) of $3.59B can safely cover interest payments on company debt ($12.62B)
Financials
NSC's profit margin has increased (+1.6%) in the last year from (21.9%) to (23.5%)
Financials

Assets to liabilities

Assets
$37.9B
Liabilities
$23.3B
Debt to equity
0.86
NSC's short-term assets ($2.30B) exceed its short-term liabilities ($2.25B)
Financials
NSC's long-term liabilities ($21.05B) exceed its short-term assets ($2.30B)
Financials
NSC's debt relative to shareholder equity (1.59) has decreased or remained constant compared to 5 years ago (1.76)
Financials
NSC's debt to equity ratio (1.59) is considered high
Financials

Cash flow

Operating
$1.0B
Investing
-$202.0M
Financing
-$930.0M
NSC's operating cash flow ($3.70B) is sufficient to service the company's debt ($12.62B)
Financials

Norfolk Southern Corp Stock FAQ

What is Norfolk Southern Corp's quote symbol?

(NYSE: NSC) Norfolk Southern Corp trades on the NYSE under the ticker symbol NSC. Norfolk Southern Corp stock quotes can also be displayed as NYSE: NSC.

What is the 52 week high and low for Norfolk Southern Corp (NYSE: NSC)?

(NYSE: NSC) Norfolk Southern Corp's 52-week high was $291.07, and its 52-week low was $157.48. It is currently -1.41% from its 52-week high and 82.23% from its 52-week low.

How much is Norfolk Southern Corp stock worth today?

(NYSE: NSC) Norfolk Southern Corp currently has 251,911,634 outstanding shares. With Norfolk Southern Corp stock trading at $286.97 per share, the total value of Norfolk Southern Corp stock (market capitalization) is $72.29B.

Norfolk Southern Corp stock was originally listed at a price of $30.50 in Dec 31, 1997. If you had invested in Norfolk Southern Corp stock at $30.50, your return over the last 23 years would have been 840.89%, for an annualized return of 10.24%.

How much is Norfolk Southern Corp's stock price per share?

(NYSE: NSC) Norfolk Southern Corp stock price per share is $286.97 today (as of May 6, 2021).

What is Norfolk Southern Corp's Market Cap?

(NYSE: NSC) Norfolk Southern Corp's market cap is $72.29B, as of May 9, 2021.

Market cap (market capitalization) is the total market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.

Norfolk Southern Corp's market cap is calculated by multiplying NSC's current stock price of $286.97 by NSC's total outstanding shares of 251,911,634.
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