Norfolk Southern Corp. ($NSC) Confident Investor Rating: Poor

Company name Norfolk Southern Corp.
Stock ticker NSC
Live stock price [stckqut]NSC[/stckqut]
P/E compared to competitors Good

MANAGEMENT EXECUTION

Employee productivity Fair
Sales growth Poor
EPS growth Poor
P/E growth Fair
EBIT growth Poor

ANALYSIS

Confident Investor Rating Poor
Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario) $97.17
Target stock price (averages with growth) $89.39
Target stock price (averages with no growth) $52.08
Target stock price (manual assumptions) $99.57

The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=nsc

Norfolk Southern Corporation (Norfolk Southern) is a Virginia based company that controls a railroad, Norfolk Southern Railway Company. Norfolk Southern Railway Company is primarily engaged in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods primarily in the Southeast, East, and Midwest and, via interchange with rail carriers, to and from the rest of the United States. Norfolk Southern also transports overseas freight through several Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports. It provides logistics services and offers intermodal network in the eastern half of the United States.

 

Confident Investor comments: At this price and at this time, I do not think that a Confident Investor can confidently invest in Norfolk Southern Corp.

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