Results, Partnerships, Increased Dividends, Appointments and Debt Pricing - Research Report on Union Pacific, CSX, Kansas City

 Results, Partnerships, Increased Dividends, Appointments and Debt Pricing -
    Research Report on Union Pacific, CSX, Kansas City Southern, Genesee &
               Wyoming, and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies

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NEW YORK, August 14, 2013

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Union
Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), CSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX), Kansas City Southern
(NYSE: KSU), Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE: GWR), and Westinghouse Air Brake
Technologies Corporation (NYSE: WAB). Today's readers may access these reports
free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst
ratings - via the links below.

Union Pacific Corporation Research Report

On August 1, 2013, Union Pacific Corporation (Union Pacific) reported that its
Board of Directors has approved an increase in its quarterly dividends on the
Company's common shares by 14.5%, to $0.79 per share. Union Pacific reported
that shareholders of record as of August 30, 2013 will be paid the dividends
on October 1, 2013. Rob Knight, Union Pacific CFO, commented, "We're
generating strong cash flows and have confidence in our ability to continue to
earn reinvestible returns on our diverse franchise opportunities. This enables
us to reward our shareholders, while at the same time, support significant
capital investments for safety, service, growth and customer value. This
dividend increase is a positive step forward as we focus on our new dividend
payout target range of 30 to 35 percent on a declared basis." The Full
Research Report on Union Pacific Corporation - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/2c77_UNP ]

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CSX Corp. Research Report

On August 7, 2013, CSX Corp. (CSX) reported that it has purchased the Eastern
Associated Terminal in Tampa, Florida, from the Ingram Barge Company. The
Company stated that the phosphate export facility is adjacent to the CSX
Transportation Inc.'s Rockport terminal on Tampa Bay, and the combined entity
will be called Rockport Terminals. CSX further stated that Shantel
Johnson-Davis, who led CSX's phosphates sales and marketing efforts in Tampa,
was appointed as the Assistant Vice President and General Manager - Phosphates
and Fertilizers, and will lead both commercial activities and operations at
Rockport Terminals. Davis commented, "Purchasing the Eastern terminal provides
strategic long-term value for CSX. We will leverage synergies of the two
terminals to better serve our customers and grow this important business." The
Full Research Report on CSX Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/cc8a_CSX ]

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Kansas City Southern Research Report

On August 9, 2013, Kansas City Southern (KCS) reported that Kelly R. Smith has
been appointed as its Assistant Vice President of Damage Prevention and
Freight Claims. According to KCS, Mr. Smith will spearhead the Company's loss
prevention and freight claims efforts for the U.S. and Mexico and will work
under Vice President of Administration, Gene M. Goode. Mr. Goode commented,
"Kelly is a great addition to the KCS team. His extensive transportation
leadership experience will enhance our freight loss prevention efforts and
continue to ensure we provide appropriate on-site resources for our external
and internal customers with respect to all cargo loss and damage issues." With
24 years of experience in the transportation industry, Mr. Smith joins KCS
from Hulcher Services, Inc. where he previously served as Vice President -
national accounts. The Full Research Report on Kansas City Southern -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/4551_KSU ]

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Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Research Report

On August 1, 2013, Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) reported results for Q2 2013.
The Company's total operating revenues increased 84.3% YoY to $400.7 million.
G&W reported a growth of 35.7% YoY in diluted earnings per share of $1.14 in
Q2 2013. Commenting on the results, Jack Hellmann, President and CEO of G&W
said, "The second quarter of 2013 was the second reporting period in which
G&W's consolidated results included the former RailAmerica railroads. We are
pleased to report continued strength in our financial results, with adjusted
earnings per share up more than 50%. As a result, in North America, our
adjusted operating ratio improved 2.1 percentage points to 74% and in
Australia our adjusted operating ratio improved 4.8 percentage points to 70%."
The Full Research Report on Genesee & Wyoming Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/c822_GWR ]

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Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation Research Report

On August 5, 2013, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (WAB)
reported that it has finalized the pricing of a public offering of $250
million of 4.38% Senior Notes due 2023. The offered Senior Notes pays interest
semi-annually in arrears and matures on August 15, 2023 (unless earlier
redeemed or repurchased by shareholders). The Company informed that J.P.
Morgan Securities LLC and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated
will act as joint book-running managers for the offering are. Wabtec intends
to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay borrowings under its
revolving credit facility and for general corporate purposes. The Full
Research Report on Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation - including
full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/897f_WAB ]

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