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Canadian National Railway NYSE:CNI Stock Report

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Canadian National Railway Company

NYSE:CNI Stock Report

Mkt Cap: US$76.8b

CNI Stock Overview

Canadian National Railway Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in rail and related transportation business.

CNI fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health2/6

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Canadian National Railway
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$116.75
52 Week HighCA$129.89
52 Week LowCA$103.79
1 Month Change-3.42%
3 Month Change0.56%
1 Year Change1.64%
3 Year Change28.32%
5 Year Change40.11%
Change since IPO3,725.36%

Recent News & Updates

Canadian National: Riding The Rails Of Profit

May 28

Recent updates

Canadian National: Riding The Rails Of Profit

May 28

Canadian National Railway Non-GAAP EPS of C$2.10 beats by C$0.02, revenue of C$4.54B beats by C$60M

Jan 24

CN ratifies new agreement for rail traffic controllers in Canada

Jan 03

Buying High-Quality Dividends With Canadian National

Nov 10

Canadian National Railway GAAP EPS of C$2.13 beats by C$0.12, revenue of C$4.51B beats by C$190M

Oct 25

Canadian National Railway: A Quality Dividend Stock At A Historically Attractive Price

Oct 05

CN proposes $1.5B debt offering

Aug 03

Canadian National Railway Non-GAAP EPS of C$1.93 beats by C$0.17, revenue of C$4.34B beats by C$250M

Jul 26

Canadian National announces investments in Mississippi, Minnesota

Jun 29

Canadian National: A Conservative Dividend Growth Gem

Jun 16

Canadian National: Weakness Is An Opportunity

Apr 27

Canadian National's Dividend Is Getting Attractive

Feb 23

Canadian National Railway: Closer But Not Quite Yet

Jan 17

Canadian National: Shareholder Activism And Good Earnings Boost Its Stock Price

Oct 25

Canadian National: Going Beyond The KSU Drama

Sep 16

Canadian National: Thoughts On 2Q21 Earnings And KSU Merger

Jul 26

Kansas City Southern: 17% Discount To Merger Deal Is Worth The Risk

Jul 11

Canadian National, Kansas City Southern submit final documents with regulator

Jun 15

Canadian National Railway A Company For Life

Jun 02

Canadian National commits to selling stretch of Louisiana track in Kansas City Southern deal

May 26

Canadian National Railway Company 2021 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

Apr 27

U.S. weekly rail traffic starts 2021 at +4.7%

Jan 13

US rail traffic finishes 2020 close to pre-pandemic levels, up 4.4% in December

Jan 06

Canadian National Railway records monthly grain movement on higher levels

Jan 04

America's autos ride the rail, weekly traffic up 8.4%

Dec 30

CN Rail, CP Rail topped 2019-20 grain revenue entitlement caps

Dec 22

Shareholder Returns

CNIUS TransportationUS Market

Return vs Industry: CNI matched the US Transportation industry which returned 2.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CNI matched the US Market which returned 1.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CNI's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CNI volatility
CNI Average Weekly Movement3.0%
Transportation Industry Average Movement5.7%
Market Average Movement6.7%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.9%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.1%

Stable Share Price: CNI is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CNI's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

191924,718Tracy Robinson

Canadian National Railway Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in rail and related transportation business. The company offers rail services, which include equipment, custom brokage services, transloading and distribution, business development and real estate, and private car storage services; and intermodal services including temperature controlled cargo, port partnership, transloading and distribution, logistic parks, customs brokerage, trucking, and moving grains in containers. It also provides trucking services, such as door-to-door services, import and export dray, interline services, and specialized services comprising flatbed trucks, on-deck mobile transport trays, expedited and temperature controlled cargo, and permit/overweight services; and supply chain services.

Canadian National Railway Company Fundamentals Summary

How do Canadian National Railway's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CNI fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$76.76b
Earnings (TTM)US$4.05b
Revenue (TTM)US$13.24b


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Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CNI income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueCA$7.63b
Gross ProfitCA$10.08b
Other ExpensesCA$4.66b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2023

Next Earnings Date

Jul 25, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)8.15
Gross Margin56.92%
Net Profit Margin30.60%
Debt/Equity Ratio79.8%

How did CNI perform over the long term?

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Does CNI pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy CNI by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Canadian National Railway dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJun 08 2023
Dividend Pay DateJun 30 2023
Days until Ex dividend0 days
Days until Dividend pay date22 days

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