Today’s top gainers include the company Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) which is in the industry Railroads, gaining 1.63% today. In the last week its performance is -2.02%, and -0.84% for the past quarter. Currently, Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC has a target price of 91.52, so today’s gain of 1.63% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.63%.
Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), has a market cap of 25787.13, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 68.50%.
At the current price of 89.04, it has a dividend yield of 2.69%, and its target price is 91.52. This is with a profit margin of 15.80%, and total debt/equity of 0.82. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) has a P/E of 16.42, as well as a forward P/E of 14.4.
With a current EPS of 5.33, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.42%,Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 4.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.78%.
Performance for the year is 9.28%. Since its IPO date on 6/2/1982, the total performance to date is 5.90%.
Volume today for Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), is 383952, while its average volume is 1617.13. Whilst the total gain today was 1.63%, it did have a day high of -3.71%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.64%, and 1.91% for the month. The 52-week low for Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC has been 39.88%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.81%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.90%, and its return on assets is 4.70%. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) has an operating margin of 29.30%. With a sales growth of -9.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.78, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.9 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Norfolk Southern Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.52, and the P/S is 2.55, along with a P/B of 2.1. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 29.78.