CSX Corporation is one of the nation's leading transportation suppliers. The company’s rail and intermodal businesses provide rail-based transportation services including traditional rail service and the transport of intermodal containers and trailers. 

The company's transportation network serves some of the largest population centers in the nation. Nearly two-thirds of Americans live within CSX’s service territory. CSX serves major markets in the eastern United States and has access to ocean, river and lake port terminals. The company also has access to Pacific ports through alliances with western railroads.

CSX moves a broad portfolio of products across the country in a way that minimizes the effect on the environment, takes traffic off an already congested highway system, and minimizes fuel consumption and transportation costs.

Company Growth (employees)
Jacksonville, US
Size (employees)
27,000 (est)
CSX was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Jacksonville, US

Key People/Management at CSX

Ellen Fitzsimmons

Ellen Fitzsimmons

Executive Vice President of Law and Public Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Frank Lonegro

Frank Lonegro

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Cindy Sanborn

Cindy Sanborn

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Mike Pendergrass

Mike Pendergrass

Vice President and Chief Transportation Officer
Hunter Harrison

Hunter Harrison

Chief Executive Officer​

CSX Office Locations

CSX has an office in Jacksonville
Jacksonville, US (HQ)
500 Water St

CSX Financials and Metrics

CSX Financials

CSX's revenue was reported to be $11.1 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

2.7 b

Net income (Q3, 2017)

459 m

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

876 m

Market capitalization (08-Dec-2017)

51.2 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

591 m


62.3 b
CSX's current market capitalization is $51.2 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


12 b12.7 b11.8 b11.1 b

Revenue growth, %



3.5 b3.6 b3.6 b3.4 b

EBIT margin, %

USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


3 b3 b3.2 b3.2 b3 b3.1 b2.9 b2.6 b2.7 b2.7 b2.9 b2.9 b2.7 b


854 m739 m997 m976 m843 m1 b933 m704 m840 m841 m712 m958 m876 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

136 m140 m135 m137 m134 m134 m136 m143 m141 m139 m137 m137 m132 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


592 m669 m628 m603 m


252 m273 m350 m407 m

Current Assets

2.6 b2.6 b3 b2.5 b

Total Assets

31.8 b33.1 b35 b35.4 b
USDQ3, 2013Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


591 m438 m541 m731 m566 m603 m930 m620 m591 m


267 m295 m309 m370 m399 m397 m415 m428 m392 m

Current Assets

2.2 b2.7 b2.5 b2.6 b2.2 b2.2 b2.7 b2.6 b2.2 b

Total Assets

30.9 b33.8 b34 b34.6 b34.6 b34.7 b35.7 b35.9 b35.6 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.9 b1.9 b2 b1.7 b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.3 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

529 m509 m442 m553 m507 m356 m445 m455 m362 m

Depreciation and Amortization

287 m291 m295 m299 m302 m313 m319 m321 m320 m
USDY, 2017


71.2 x


101.6 k

Financial Leverage

3.3 x
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CSX Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Miles of Track Operated

21 k21 k21 k

Carloads / Units

6.92 m1.64 m1.76 m1.71 m6.76 m1.55 m1.6 m1.57 m6.45 m1.59 m1.62 m

Revenue per Carload / Unit

$1.83 k$1.85 k$1.74 k$1.72 k$1.75 k$1.69 k$1.7 k$1.72 k$1.72 k$1.8 k$1.81 k
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CSX Market Value History

CSX Revenue Breakdown

CSX's Web-traffic and Trends

CSX Online and Social Media Presence

CSX News and Updates

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