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.

2.12%

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 2.08% $113.59 $2.36 11/2 12/10
CSX CSX Corp 1.62% $44.33 $0.72 11/28 12/15
KSU Kansas City Southern 1.50% $87.91 $1.32 12/28 1/18
UNP Union Pacific 2.23% $108.60 $2.42 11/28 12/29
ARII American Railcar Industries 3.47% $46.13 $1.60 12/7 12/22
RAIL FreightCar America 2.44% $14.73 $0.36 11/15 11/23
GBX Greenbrier Co. 1.77% $47.50 $0.84 1/22 2/16
TRN Trinity Industries 1.54% $28.49 $0.44 1/11 1/31
WAB Westinghouse Air Brakes Technologies 0.46% $86.16 $0.40 11/9 11/28
CNI Canadian National Railway Company 1.61% $70.12 $1.13 12/7 12/30
PWX Providence & Worchester RR 0.00% $25.03 $0.00 8/8 8/24
CP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. 0.98% $150.99 $1.48 12/28 1/30
GSH Guangshen Railway Co., Ltd. ADR (Sponsored) ADR 1.65% $32.20 $0.53 5/27 NA
USDP USD Partners LP 8.30% $15.55 $1.29 11/3 11/14