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Railroad Developments, Achievement of Certifications, Dividends, Acquisitions and High Traffic Volumes - Research Report on

Railroad Developments, Achievement of Certifications, Dividends, Acquisitions
and High Traffic Volumes - Research Report on Union Pacific, Norfolk Southern,
                     Kansas City Southern, Wabtec and G&W

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NEW YORK, August 22, 2013

NEW YORK, August 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Union
Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC), Kansas
City Southern (NYSE: KSU), Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation
(NYSE: WAB) and Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE: GWR). 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 8, 2013, Union Pacific Corp.'s principal operating company, Union
Pacific Railroad (Union Pacific) announced that it will invest $10.5 million
in the rail line between Allerton, Iowa, and Lock Springs, Mo., in an effort
to strengthen transportation infrastructure in Iowa and Missouri. "Union
Pacific helps link businesses with consumers, suppliers and markets across the
nation and around the world," said Donna Kush, Union Pacific vice president -
Public Affairs, Northern Region. "In addition to helping move customers' goods
more safely and efficiently, our investments support communities by reducing
traffic congestion, facilitating industrial development and, promoting
economic expansion." The Company informed that the project is scheduled to be
completed by the latter part of October 2013. 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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Norfolk Southern Corp. Research Report 

On August 16, 2013, Norfolk Southern Corp. (Norfolk Southern) announced that
its Birmingham Regional Intermodal Facility at McCalla, Ala. has received a
certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for meeting the standards
of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). Blair Wimbush,
Norfolk Southern's Vice President -Real Estate and Corporate Sustainability
Officer said, "LEED certification of our new McCalla intermodal building,
along with other design features of this and other facilities on our Crescent
Corridor rail improvement project, underscores Norfolk Southern's commitment
to a sustainable business strategy benefiting our customers and the
communities we serve." The Full Research Report on Norfolk Southern 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/acd0_NSC]

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Kansas City Southern Research Report

On August 6, 2013, Kansas City Southern (KCS) announced that its Board of
Directors has approved a regular dividend of $0.25 per share on the
outstanding 4% non-cumulative preferred stock. KCS informed that the dividend
will be payable on October 1, 2013 to preferred stockholders of record on
September 9, 2013. Further, the Company reported that its Board has also
declared a regular dividend of c.$0.22 per share on the outstanding KCS common
stock, payable on October 2, 2013, to common stockholders of record on
September 9, 2013. 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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Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation Research Report

On July 30, 2013, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (Wabtec)
announced its acquisition of Turbonetics Holdings, Inc. (Turbonetics), a
manufacturer of turbochargers and related components for various industrial
markets. Albert J. Neupaver, Chairman and CEO at Wabtec, said: "With its
technology focus and strong aftermarket presence, Turbonetics is a good fit
for Wabtec and a strategic complement to our recently acquired Napier
Turbocharger business. Together, they can leverage their strong engineering
and technical capabilities, and their complementary product lines should
enable both companies to expand in existing and new markets. We also expect to
use Wabtec's global presence to create new opportunities for Turbonetics'
products." The Company expects the transaction to be accretive in the first
year. 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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Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Research Report 

On August 13, 2013, Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) reported its traffic volumes
for the month of July 2013. G&W's traffic in July 2013 totaled 165,072
carloads, reflecting a growth 104.2% YoY. According to the Company, its metals
traffic for the month increased 32.4% YoY to 15,974 carloads, primarily in
Ohio Valley, Northeast and Southern regions due to increased shipment volumes
in all three regions. Besides, its agricultural products traffic recorded an
increase of 11.5% YoY to 21,487 carloads in July 2013, primarily due to
increased shipments in Australia and Midwest regions. Also, its Metallic Ores
traffic increased 36.8% YoY to 6,900 carloads, primarily due to higher iron
ore shipments in Australia Region. The Company further reported that its
Minerals & Stone traffic increased 8.9% YoY to 19,743 carloads primarily due
to growing rock salt shipments in G&W's Northeast Region. 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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