Best Railroads Dividend Stocks

Railroad companies operate railroad track and/or trains. They generally transport cargo or passengers, many times over great distances. Railroad companies are generally stable, established corporations that offer lower-than-average dividend yields. Railroads are also part of the "transports" sector that is traditionally used as a gauge of the overall economy.

2.61%

Railroads Industry Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of company dividend yields in this group excluding inactive stocks
Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
NSC Norfolk Southern 1.89% $129.10 $2.44 11/2 12/11
CSX CSX Corp 1.59% $50.22 $0.80 11/29 12/15
KSU Kansas City Southern 1.37% $104.94 $1.44 12/28 1/17
UNP Union Pacific 2.27% $117.12 $2.66 11/29 12/28
ARII American Railcar Industries 4.20% $38.07 $1.60 12/7 12/22
RAIL FreightCar America 2.34% $15.39 $0.36 8/15 8/23
GBX Greenbrier Co. 1.98% $46.55 $0.92 11/14 12/6
TRN Trinity Industries 1.54% $33.80 $0.52 10/12 10/31
WAB Westinghouse Air Brakes Technologies 0.65% $73.33 $0.48 11/10 11/27
CNI Canadian National Railway Company 2.07% $79.77 $1.65 12/7 12/29
PWX Providence & Worchester RR 0.00% $25.03 $0.00 8/8 8/24
CP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. 1.07% $170.50 $1.82 9/28 10/30
GSH Guangshen Railway Co., Ltd. ADR (Sponsored) ADR 1.85% $27.42 $0.51 6/19 8/25
USDP USD Partners LP 13.66% $10.10 $1.38 11/3 11/13