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  • Previous Rank247
  • Revenues ($M)11,624
  • Revenue Percent Change3.4%
  • Profits ($M)2,000
  • Profits Percent Change4.7%
  • 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.

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Company Info

CEO
James A. Squires
Industry
Railroads
Sector
Transportation
HQ Location
Norfolk, VA
Websitehttp://www.nscorp.com
Years on List21

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%