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.

2.28%

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 2.10% $116.37 $2.44 2/1 3/10
CSX CSX Corp 1.58% $50.77 $0.80 5/26 6/15
KSU Kansas City Southern 1.50% $87.99 $1.32 3/9 4/5
UNP Union Pacific 2.23% $108.28 $2.42 2/24 3/31
ARII American Railcar Industries 3.81% $41.98 $1.60 3/15 3/24
RAIL FreightCar America 2.81% $12.81 $0.36 2/14 2/22
GBX Greenbrier Co. 1.98% $44.45 $0.88 1/22 2/16
TRN Trinity Industries 1.68% $26.13 $0.44 4/11 4/28
WAB Westinghouse Air Brakes Technologies 0.49% $81.15 $0.40 5/10 5/26
CNI Canadian National Railway Company 1.65% $74.72 $1.23 3/8 3/31
PWX Providence & Worchester RR 0.00% $25.03 $0.00 8/8 8/24
CP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. 0.98% $152.99 $1.50 3/29 4/24
GSH Guangshen Railway Co., Ltd. ADR (Sponsored) ADR 1.74% $30.40 $0.53 5/27 8/1
USDP USD Partners LP 9.40% $14.05 $1.32 2/9 2/17