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NSC
Norfolk Southern

  • STOCK
  • NSC
  • PRICE AS OF: Jun 22, 06:42 PM EDT
  • $117.40 -$0.07 -0.1%
  • INDUSTRY
  • Railroads

NSC
Stock Dividend Data

DIVIDEND YIELD ?

2.08%
Services Average 1.97%

ANNUALIZED PAYOUT ?

$2.44
Paid Quarterly

PAYOUT RATIO ?

38.7%
EPS $6.31

DIVIDEND GROWTH ?

7 yrs
Since 2010

NSC
Daily Snapshot

PRICE

$117.40

QUOTE TIME

Jun 22, 06:42 PM

TODAY'S VOLUME

1,145,000

OPEN PRICE

$117.45

DAY'S RANGE

$116.30 - $117.85

PREVIOUS CLOSE

$117.47

52 WEEK LOW / HIGH

$78.73 - $125.31

PERCENT OFF 52 WEEK HIGH

-6.31%

NSC
Upcoming Dividend Payouts

NSC has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

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NSC
Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for NSC

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Metric NSC Rank NSC Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is better than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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NSC
Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2016
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
-4.6% -25.0% 7 years
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NSC
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NSC
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
2016
2015
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NSC
Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.6100 2017-04-25 2017-05-03 2017-05-05 2017-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6100 2017-01-24 2017-02-01 2017-02-03 2017-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2016-10-25 2016-11-02 2016-11-04 2016-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2016-07-29 2016-08-04 2016-08-08 2016-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2016-01-26 2016-02-03 2016-02-05 2016-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2015-10-27 2015-11-04 2015-11-06 2015-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2015-07-24 2015-08-05 2015-08-07 2015-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2015-04-28 2015-05-06 2015-05-08 2015-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2015-01-23 2015-02-04 2015-02-06 2015-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5700 2014-10-21 2014-11-05 2014-11-07 2014-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5700 2014-07-22 2014-07-30 2014-08-01 2014-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5400 2014-04-22 2014-04-30 2014-05-02 2014-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5400 2014-01-21 2014-02-05 2014-02-07 2014-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5200 2013-10-22 2013-10-30 2013-11-01 2013-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5200 2013-07-23 2013-07-31 2013-08-02 2013-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2013-04-23 2013-05-01 2013-05-03 2013-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2013-01-22 2013-01-30 2013-02-01 2013-03-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2012-10-23 2012-10-31 2012-11-02 2012-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2012-08-01 2012-08-09 2012-08-13 2012-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4700 2012-04-24 2012-05-02 2012-05-04 2012-06-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4700 2012-01-24 2012-02-01 2012-02-03 2012-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4300 2011-10-25 2011-11-02 2011-11-04 2011-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4300 2011-07-26 2011-08-03 2011-08-05 2011-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2011-04-26 2011-05-04 2011-05-06 2011-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2011-01-25 2011-02-02 2011-02-04 2011-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3600 2010-10-26 2010-11-03 2010-11-05 2010-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3600 2010-07-27 2010-08-04 2010-08-06 2010-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2010-04-27 2010-05-05 2010-05-07 2010-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2010-01-26 2010-02-03 2010-02-05 2010-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2009-10-27 2009-11-04 2009-11-06 2009-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2009-07-28 2009-08-05 2009-08-07 2009-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2009-04-21 2009-04-29 2009-05-01 2009-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2009-01-27 2009-02-04 2009-02-06 2009-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2008-10-21 2008-11-05 2008-11-07 2008-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2008-07-22 2008-07-30 2008-08-01 2008-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2900 2008-02-22 2008-04-30 2008-05-02 2008-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2900 2008-01-22 2008-01-30 2008-02-01 2008-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2007-10-23 2007-10-31 2007-11-02 2007-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2007-07-24 2007-08-01 2007-08-03 2007-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2200 2007-04-24 2007-05-02 2007-05-04 2007-06-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2200 2007-01-23 2007-01-31 2007-02-02 2007-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2006-10-23 2006-11-01 2006-11-03 2006-12-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2006-07-25 2006-08-02 2006-08-04 2006-09-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2006-04-25 2006-05-03 2006-05-05 2006-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2006-01-24 2006-02-01 2006-02-03 2006-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2005-10-19 2005-11-02 2005-11-04 2005-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2005-07-26 2005-08-03 2005-08-05 2005-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2005-04-22 2005-05-04 2005-05-06 2005-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2005-01-25 2005-02-02 2005-02-04 2005-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2004-10-25 2004-11-03 2004-11-05 2004-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2004-07-27 2004-08-04 2004-08-06 2004-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2004-04-26 2004-05-05 2004-05-07 2004-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2004-01-27 2004-02-04 2004-02-06 2004-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2003-10-21 2003-11-05 2003-11-07 2003-12-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2003-07-22 2003-07-30 2003-08-01 2003-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2003-04-21 2003-04-30 2003-05-02 2003-06-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2003-01-28 2003-02-05 2003-02-07 2003-03-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2002-10-22 2002-10-30 2002-11-01 2002-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2002-07-23 2002-07-31 2002-08-02 2002-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2002-04-23 2002-05-01 2002-05-03 2002-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2002-01-22 2002-01-30 2002-02-01 2002-03-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2001-10-16 2001-10-31 2001-11-02 2001-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2001-07-24 2001-08-01 2001-08-03 2001-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2001-04-23 2001-05-02 2001-05-04 2001-06-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2001-01-23 2001-01-31 2001-02-02 2001-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2000-10-23 2000-11-01 2000-11-03 2000-12-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2000-07-25 2000-08-02 2000-08-04 2000-09-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2000-04-25 2000-05-03 2000-05-05 2000-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2000-01-25 2000-02-02 2000-02-04 2000-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1999-10-20 1999-11-03 1999-11-05 1999-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1999-07-27 1999-08-04 1999-08-06 1999-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1999-04-26 1999-05-05 1999-05-07 1999-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1999-01-26 1999-02-03 1999-02-05 1999-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1998-10-16 1998-11-04 1998-11-06 1998-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1998-07-28 1998-08-05 1998-08-07 1998-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1998-04-17 1998-04-29 1998-05-01 1998-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1998-01-27 1998-02-04 1998-02-06 1998-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1997-10-13 1997-11-05 1997-11-07 1997-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
3-for-1 1997-07-22 1997-10-10 1997-09-05 1997-10-09 NM Stock Split NM
$0.2000 1997-07-22 1997-07-30 1997-08-01 1997-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1997-04-22 1997-04-30 1997-05-02 1997-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 1997-01-28 1997-02-05 1997-02-07 1997-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1867 1996-10-22 1996-10-30 1996-11-01 1996-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1867 1996-07-23 1996-07-31 1996-08-02 1996-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1867 1996-04-19 1996-05-01 1996-05-03 1996-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1867 1996-01-23 1996-01-31 1996-02-02 1996-03-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1733 1995-10-24 1995-11-01 1995-11-03 1995-12-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1733 1995-07-25 1995-08-02 1995-08-04 1995-09-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1733 1995-04-25 1995-05-01 1995-05-05 1995-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1733 1995-01-24 1995-01-30 1995-02-03 1995-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1600 1994-10-24 1994-10-31 1994-11-04 1994-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1600 1994-07-26 1994-08-01 1994-08-05 1994-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1600 1994-04-26 1994-05-02 1994-05-06 1994-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1600 1994-01-25 1994-01-31 1994-02-04 1994-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1600 1993-10-21 1993-11-01 1993-11-05 1993-12-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1600 1993-07-27 1993-08-02 1993-08-06 1993-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1993-04-26 1993-05-03 1993-05-07 1993-06-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1993-01-26 1993-02-01 1993-02-05 1993-03-10 Unknown Regular Quarter

NSC
Investor Resources

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Company Website For more information, visit the company website.
Investor Relations Here you can find contact information on how to get in touch with the company.
Wiki Page Visit the company page on Wikipedia.
SEC Filings Get access to filings such as 8-K, 10-K, 13-D, Proxy Statements and more.

NSC
Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Services
Industry: Railroads

Norfolk Southern (NSC) is a holding company for the Norfolk Southern Railway which is a major Class I railroad system in the US. NSC focuses on rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods. The company also transports overseas freight through many Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports. It provides logistics services and offers intermodal network in the eastern half of the United States. The company was founded in 1982, and is based in Norfolf, VA.

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