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.

2.14%

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 1.61% $151.47 $2.44 11/2 12/11
CSX CSX Corp 1.39% $57.73 $0.80 11/29 12/15
KSU Kansas City Southern 1.30% $110.96 $1.44 12/28 1/17
UNP Union Pacific 1.87% $141.97 $2.66 11/29 12/28
ARII American Railcar Industries 3.99% $40.13 $1.60 12/7 12/22
RAIL FreightCar America 0.00% $16.27 $0.00 8/15 8/23
GBX Greenbrier Co. 1.76% $52.30 $0.92 1/25 2/16
TRN Trinity Industries 1.42% $36.51 $0.52 1/11 1/31
WAB Westinghouse Air Brakes Technologies 0.58% $82.50 $0.48 11/10 11/27
CNI Canadian National Railway Company 1.63% $79.90 $1.30 12/7 12/29
PWX Providence & Worchester RR 0.00% $25.03 $0.00 8/8 8/24
CP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. 1.21% $185.85 $2.25 12/28 1/29
GSH Guangshen Railway Co., Ltd. ADR (Sponsored) ADR 1.45% $34.97 $0.51 6/19 8/25
USDP USD Partners LP 11.74% $11.75 $1.38 11/3 11/13