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U.S. Railroads Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies6
  • 7D4.3%
  • 3M-8.4%
  • 1Y-4.9%
  • YTD-12.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Railroads industry has risen 4.3%, driven by gains from every company within the industry. In contrast, the industry has lost 4.9% in the last 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 5.7% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Railroads Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$266.9bUS$47.2bUS$13.8b18.9x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$285.8bUS$46.9bUS$13.7b20.7x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$343.0bUS$48.4bUS$13.4b24.1x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$327.6bUS$48.4bUS$13.4b23.1x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$336.0bUS$46.9bUS$12.8b24.8x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$333.8bUS$46.9bUS$12.8b24.5x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$327.8bUS$46.9bUS$12.8b24x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$306.2bUS$45.2bUS$12.1b24x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$297.3bUS$45.2bUS$12.1b23x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$302.9bUS$45.2bUS$12.1b23.7x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$320.3bUS$42.3bUS$10.8b29.3x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$276.7bUS$42.5bUS$10.7b27.3x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$249.4bUS$42.8bUS$10.7b24.4x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$237.5bUS$44.2bUS$11.1b22.3x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$215.4bUS$47.3bUS$12.3b18.1x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$253.8bUS$47.8bUS$12.5b20.4x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$230.9bUS$48.8bUS$12.8b18.1x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$245.7bUS$49.4bUS$12.9b19.4x
Median PE Ratio

19x


Total Market Cap: US$241.6bTotal Earnings: US$12.9bTotal Revenue: US$49.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Railroads Industry Median PE3Y Average 22.6x202020212022
Current Industry PEThere are only 3 profitable companies in this industry, so there is insufficient data to make an industry-wide assessment of PE.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Railroads industry have grown 2.3% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat.
  • This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Railroads compare with similar industries?

US Market6.18%
Industrials6.01%
Transportation3.88%
Railroads4.26%
Trucking3.34%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
UNP Union PacificUS$222.504.2%
+US$5.6b
-1.0%PS20.5x
NSC Norfolk SouthernUS$241.035.3%
+US$2.9b
-14.2%PS18.9x
CSX CSXUS$32.053.6%
+US$2.4b
-4.0%PS17.7x
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