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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) which is in the industry Railroads, gaining 0.11% today. In the last week its performance is 1.08%, and 11.06% for the past quarter. Currently, Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC has a target price of 90.09, so today’s gain of 0.11% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.69%.

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), has a market cap of 27223.14, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 68.30%.

At the current price of 91.85, it has a dividend yield of 2.57%, and its target price is 90.09. This is with a profit margin of 15.70%, and total debt/equity of 0.78. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) has a P/E of 17.03, as well as a forward P/E of 15.02.

With a current EPS of 5.39, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 10.95%,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 10.84%.

Performance for the year is 10.04%. Since its IPO date on 6/2/1982, the total performance to date is 10.16%.

Volume today for Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), is 766540, while its average volume is 1730.8. Whilst the total gain today was 0.11%, it did have a day high of -0.85%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.40%, and 2.03% for the month. The 52-week low for Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC has been 43.33%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.53%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.90%, and its return on assets is 4.80%. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) has an operating margin of 29.00%. With a sales growth of -5.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.77, 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 1.57, and the P/S is 2.63, along with a P/B of 2.23. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 46.22.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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