Norfolk Southern Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1826

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 20,700

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • NSC

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 10

  • Share Price
  • $231.47
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Norfolk Southern General Information

Description

Class-I railroad Norfolk Southern operates in the Eastern United States. On more than 20,000 miles of track, the rail hauls shipments of coal, intermodal traffic, and a diverse mix of automobile, agriculture, metal, chemical, and forest products.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Logistics
Other Industries
Rail
Stock Exchange
NYS
Corporate Office
  • 650 West Peachtree Street North West
  • Atlanta, GA 30308
  • United States
+1 (855) 000-0000

Norfolk Southern Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Norfolk Southern Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$231.47 $232.55 $183.09 - $263.66 $52.3B 226M 1.32M $6.23

Norfolk Southern Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 73,576,574 68,532,107 70,903,732 84,813,094
Revenue 12,028,000 12,156,000 12,745,000 11,142,000
EBITDA 3,820,000 4,340,000 6,043,000 5,705,000
Net Income 1,414,000 1,827,000 3,270,000 3,005,000
Total Assets 42,128,000 41,652,000 38,885,000 38,493,000
Total Debt 17,583,000 17,571,000 15,592,000 14,253,000
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Norfolk Southern Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Norfolk Southern Comparisons

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Norfolk Southern Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Union Pacific Formerly PE-Backed Omaha, NE 00000 0000 000000000000 0000
CSX Corporation Jacksonville, FL 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Canadian Pacific Kansas City Corporation Calgary, Canada 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
J.B. Hunt Transport Corporation Lowell, AR 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporate Backed or Acquired Fort Worth, TX 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
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Norfolk Southern Patents

Norfolk Southern Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11870659-B1 Industrial equipment diagnostic system Active 24-Jun-2022 0000000000 0
US-11507779-B1 Two-stage deep learning framework for detecting the condition of rail car coupler systems Active 24-Jul-2020 0000000000 00
US-11468551-B1 Machine-learning framework for detecting defects or conditions of railcar systems Active 24-Jul-2020 000000000 00
US-11663711-B1 Machine-learning framework for detecting defects or conditions of railcar systems Active 24-Jul-2020 0000000000 0
US-20240070834-A1 Machine-learning framework for detecting defects or conditions of railcar systems Pending 24-Jul-2020 G06T7/0002
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Norfolk Southern Executive Team (38)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Alan Shaw President, Board member, Member of Executive Committee & Chief Executive Officer
Mark George Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
John Orr Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Executive Vice President
Michael McClellan Chief Strategy Officer & Senior Vice President
Claiborne Moore Controller & Vice President
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Norfolk Southern Board Members (21)

Name Representing Role Since
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00000000000 00000 Norfolk Southern Board Member, Member of Audit, Governance and Nominating, Safety and Senior Real Estate Manager 000 0000
000000 0000000 Norfolk Southern Board Member, Member of Human Capital Management and Compensation Committee, Finance and Risk Management, Safety 000 0000
000000000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Norfolk Southern Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Norfolk Southern Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Norfolk Southern Investments & Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Transload group (Great Lakes Reload in Chicago) 02-Apr-2024 000000000 Buildings and Property 0000 0000
Cincinnati Southern Railway 15-Mar-2024 0000000000 00.00 Rail
DrayNow 06-Sep-2023 00000 0000 000 Logistics 0000000 0
Watco Companies 06-Jul-2021 000000000 Logistics
Rail Pulse 21-Oct-2020 Joint Venture Rail
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Norfolk Southern Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Retirement Plan of Norfolk Southern Corporation and Participating Subsidiary Companies Corporate Pension Atlanta, GA 1982
Cincinnati Southern Railway Rail Cincinnati, OH 0000
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Norfolk Southern ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated August, 25, 2023

23.92 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

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10-20

Med

20-30

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30-40

Severe

40+

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Peers Analysis

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Norfolk Southern FAQs

  • When was Norfolk Southern founded?

    Norfolk Southern was founded in 1826.

  • Who is the CEO of Norfolk Southern?

    Alan Shaw is the CEO of Norfolk Southern.

  • Where is Norfolk Southern headquartered?

    Norfolk Southern is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

  • What is the size of Norfolk Southern?

    Norfolk Southern has 20,700 total employees.

  • What industry is Norfolk Southern in?

    Norfolk Southern’s primary industry is Logistics.

  • Is Norfolk Southern a private or public company?

    Norfolk Southern is a Public company.

  • What is Norfolk Southern’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Norfolk Southern is NSC.

  • What is the current stock price of Norfolk Southern?

    As of 17-May-2024 the stock price of Norfolk Southern is $231.47.

  • What is the current market cap of Norfolk Southern?

    The current market capitalization of Norfolk Southern is $52.3B.

  • What is Norfolk Southern’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Norfolk Southern is $12B.

  • Who are Norfolk Southern’s competitors?

    Union Pacific, CSX, Canadian Pacific Kansas City, J.B. Hunt Transport, and Burlington Northern Santa Fe are some of the 9 competitors of Norfolk Southern.

  • What is Norfolk Southern’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Norfolk Southern’s EPS for 12 months was $6.23.

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