Norfolk Southern engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods in the United States. It also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports. In addition, the Company is involved in the operation of scheduled passenger trains; leasing or sale of rail property and equipment; development of commercial real estate; telecommunications; and the acquisition, leasing, and management of coal, oil, gas, and minerals, as well as the transport of automotive and industrial products.
Type
Public
HQ
Norfolk, US
Founded
1826
Size (employees)
27,110 (est)-3%
Website
nscorp.com
Norfolk Southern was founded in 1826 and is headquartered in Norfolk, US
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Key People/Management at Norfolk Southern

James Squires

James Squires

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Norfolk Southern Office Locations

Norfolk Southern has an office in Norfolk
Norfolk, US (HQ)
3 Commercial Pl
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Norfolk Southern Financials and Metrics

Norfolk Southern Financials

Norfolk Southern's revenue was reported to be $9.89 b in FY, 2016 which is a 5.9% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Net income (Q3, 2017)

506 m

Market capitalization (23-Apr-2018)

39.7 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

724 m

EV

48.2 b
Norfolk Southern's current market capitalization is $39.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

11.2 b11.6 b10.5 b9.9 b

Revenue growth, %

3%(10%)(6%)

Sales and marketing expense

2.7 b

Operating expense total

2.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Sales and marketing expense

724 m702 m723 m667 m691 m743 m703 m755 m

Operating expense total

724 m702 m723 m667 m691 m743 m703 m755 m

Pre tax profit

699 m724 m600 m636 m705 m655 m780 m800 m

Income tax expense

266 m272 m213 m231 m245 m222 m283 m294 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

1.4 b973 m1.1 b956 m

Accounts Receivable

1 b946 m945 m

Inventories

223 m236 m271 m257 m

Current Assets

3.1 b2.8 b2.6 b2.3 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

1.4 b524 m889 m433 m589 m866 m984 m955 m642 m724 m

Inventories

249 m268 m277 m288 m315 m306 m301 m281 m289 m245 m

Current Assets

3 b2.1 b2.4 b2 b2 b2.2 b2.3 b2.3 b1.9 b2 b

Total Assets

33.2 b32.8 b33.3 b33.5 b33.8 b34.3 b34.6 b35.1 b34.9 b35.2 b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.9 b2 b1.6 b1.7 b

Depreciation and Amortization

1 b

Inventories

(7 m)(13 m)(35 m)42 m

Cash From Operating Activities

3.1 b2.9 b2.9 b3 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

1.4 b368 m930 m1.5 b310 m743 m1.2 b387 m792 m1.3 b433 m930 m1.4 b

Depreciation and Amortization

687 m238 m478 m715 m246 m494 m770 m253 m511 m770 m260 m525 m791 m

Inventories

(8 m)(17 m)(28 m)(26 m)(32 m)(41 m)(52 m)(44 m)(35 m)(30 m)(24 m)(32 m)12 m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.4 b588 m1.4 b2.3 b605 m1.5 b2.2 b879 m1.4 b2.3 b846 m1.6 b2.5 b
USDY, 2017

EV/CFO

19.6 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Norfolk Southern Operating Metrics

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

Carloads / Units

7.67 m1.80 m1.94 m1.94 m7.48 m1.76 m1.80 m1.86 m7.26 m1.85 m1.91 m

Chassis

28.74 k28.71 k

Containers

21 k22.96 k20.95 k

Freight Cars

77.65 k76.64 k69.28 k
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