Financial Indicators and Analyst Sentiment for CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)


A good way of assessing a public company's profitability is by looking at its Earnings per Share (EPS). The improved coal scenario is encouraging. CSX's high debt levels is also worrisome. The company provides rail, intermodal, and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural and consumer products. Automotive sector revenues declined 12% in the third quarter.

Analysts' ultimate objective when projecting revenue is to determine the appropriate value for a stock. Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 16,620,538 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $773,686,000 after acquiring an additional 4,114,395 shares during the last quarter. The stock of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 4 by Loop Capital. Wolfe Research raised shares of CSX Corp. from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $35.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, September 13th. Jefferies downgraded the shares of PEP in report on Monday, October 2 to "Hold" rating. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a "buy" rating on shares of CSX a research report on Tuesday, September 13th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and seventeen have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Through this figure traders can analyze that CSX show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side.

Publicly-traded company CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) had a closing price of $52.54 yesterday. The company has a market capitalization of $46.75 billion, a PE ratio of 26.60 and a beta of 1.35. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $52.87 and a 200-day moving average of $51.95. CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has risen 97.18% since October 30, 2016 and is uptrending.

(NASDAQ:CSX) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 13th. 628.79 million shares or 0.40% less from 631.34 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. CSX Corporation had a return on equity of 17.28% and a net margin of 15.45%. The firm had revenue of $2.74 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.77 billion. The business's revenue was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter previous year. On average, equities analysts expect that CSX will post $2.22 earnings per share for the current year.


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WARNING: This article was originally published by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal. The correct version of this report can be read at The company's market cap is $45.95 Billion, and the average volume is 6.15 Million. Advisors Asset Management Inc acquired 8,015 shares as Citigroup Inc (C)'s stock rose 1.55%. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share. The data is represented graphically by fluctuating between a value of 0 and 100. CSX Corporation's dividend payout ratio is 41.24%.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Spectrum Asset Mngmt Incorporated (Nb Ca), a California-based fund reported 5,600 shares. Brick & Kyle Associates now owns 4,000 shares of the company's stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. Brick & Kyle Associates increased its stake in shares of CSX 8.1% in the second quarter. In the past 52 weeks the company's stock price has moved within the range of $30.01 to $55.48. The original version of this report can be accessed at Stephens Inc Ar invested in 0.15% or 82,166 shares.

Novare Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Pepsico Inc (PEP) by 9.97% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Gulf Intl State Bank (Uk) Ltd owns 292,967 shares or 0.23% of their U.S. portfolio. Guardian Invest owns 0.89% invested in CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) for 14,800 shares.

CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, is a transportation company.