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  • Previous Rank
    247
  • Revenues ($M)
    11,624
  • Revenue Percent Change
    3.4%
  • Profits ($M)
    2,000
  • Profits Percent Change
    4.7%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)
    31,527

The transportation company ships coal and industrial products on its railroad, serving every major port on the East Coast.

Company Info

CEO
James A. Squires
Industry
Railroads
Sector
Transportation
HQ Location
Norfolk, VA
Websitehttp://www.nscorp.com
Years on List21
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Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)11,6243.4%
Profits ($M)2,0004.7%
Total Stockholder Equity12,408-
Employees29,482-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)31,527-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues17.2%
Profits as % of Assets6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity16.1%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)6.39
EPS % Change (from 2013)5.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)18.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)10.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)20.7%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)18.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)14.3%