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.

2.38%

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 1.84% $132.75 $2.44 8/3 9/11
CSX CSX Corp 1.47% $54.52 $0.80 11/29 12/15
KSU Kansas City Southern 1.37% $105.19 $1.44 9/8 10/4
UNP Union Pacific 2.14% $112.99 $2.42 8/29 9/29
ARII American Railcar Industries 4.07% $39.30 $1.60 9/7 9/22
RAIL FreightCar America 1.89% $19.02 $0.36 8/15 8/23
GBX Greenbrier Co. 1.72% $51.20 $0.88 7/14 8/8
TRN Trinity Industries 1.50% $34.61 $0.52 10/12 10/31
WAB Westinghouse Air Brakes Technologies 0.62% $76.87 $0.48 8/10 8/28
CNI Canadian National Railway Company 1.63% $81.58 $1.33 9/7 9/29
PWX Providence & Worchester RR 0.00% $25.03 $0.00 8/8 8/24
CP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. 1.02% $177.61 $1.82 9/28 10/30
GSH Guangshen Railway Co., Ltd. ADR (Sponsored) ADR 1.75% $29.02 $0.51 6/19 8/25
USDP USD Partners LP 12.25% $11.10 $1.36 8/3 8/11