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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 -1.25% today. In the last week its performance is 2.13%, and 2.16% for the past quarter. Currently, Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC has a target price of 91.62, so today’s gain of -1.25% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.00%.

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), has a market cap of 26369.76, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 69.40%.

At the current price of 88.36, it has a dividend yield of 2.64%, and its target price is 91.62. 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 16.78, as well as a forward P/E of 14.71.

With a current EPS of 5.33, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.59%,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 13.31%. Since its IPO date on 6/2/1982, the total performance to date is 8.16%.

Volume today for Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), is 1108629, while its average volume is 1608.76. Whilst the total gain today was -1.25%, it did have a day high of -4.44%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.60%, and 1.73% for the month. The 52-week low for Norfolk Southern Corporation, NSC has been 38.81%, while the 52-week-high has reached -8.51%.

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 1.56, and the P/S is 2.61, along with a P/B of 2.15. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 30.45.

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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