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.

2.68%

Railroads Industry Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of dividend yields in this group
Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
NSC Norfolk Southern 2.50% $94.48 $2.36 8/4 9/10
CSX CSX Corp 2.43% $29.62 $0.72 8/29 9/15
KSU Kansas City Southern 1.44% $91.60 $1.32 9/8 10/5
UNP Union Pacific 2.32% $94.85 $2.20 8/29 9/30
ARII American Railcar Industries 4.07% $39.34 $1.60 9/7 9/23
RAIL FreightCar America 2.65% $13.57 $0.36 8/16 8/24
GBX Greenbrier Co. 2.47% $34.06 $0.84 1/22 2/16
TRN Trinity Industries 1.85% $23.84 $0.44 10/12 10/31
WAB Westinghouse Air Brakes Technologies 0.51% $78.27 $0.40 8/11 8/29
CNI Canadian National Railway Company 2.34% $64.00 $1.50 9/7 9/30
PWX Providence & Worchester RR 0.64% $24.82 $0.16 8/8 8/24
CP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. 1.36% $146.99 $2.00 9/28 10/24
GSH Guangshen Railway Co., Ltd. ADR (Sponsored) ADR 2.07% $25.56 $0.53 5/27 NA
USDP USD Partners LP 10.82% $11.65 $1.26 8/4 8/12