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Last €92.62 EUR
Change Today +2.83 / 3.16%
Volume 100.0
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norfolk southern corp (NFS) Details

Norfolk Southern Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods. As of December 31, 2014, it operated approximately 20,000 miles of road in 22 states and the District of Columbia. The company also operates scheduled passenger trains; transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports; and provides logistics services. In addition, it provides bimodal truckload transportation services primarily utilizing RoadRailer trailers, a hybrid technology that facilitates over-the-road and on-the-rail transportation in the eastern United States, as well as in Ontario and Quebec through a network of terminals. Further, the company engages in the acquisition, leasing, and management of coal, oil, gas, and minerals; development of commercial real estate; telecommunications; and leasing or sale of rail property and equipment. The company was founded in 1883 and is based Norfolk, Virginia.

29,482 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/11/15
Founded in 1883

norfolk southern corp (NFS) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
President and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $750.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

norfolk southern corp (NFS) Key Developments

Norfolk Southern Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter of 2015

Norfolk Southern Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter of 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net income of $310 million,16% lower compared with $368 million during the same period of 2014. Diluted earnings per share were $1.00 compared with $1.17 per diluted share earned in the first quarter last year. Total railway operating revenues were $2,567 million compared to $2,689 million a year ago. Income from railway operations were $606 million compared to $667 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $495 million compared to $554 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $605 million compared to $588 million a year ago. Property additions were $392 million compared to $381 million a year ago.

Norfolk Southern Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on June 10, 2015

Norfolk Southern Corporation announced the regular quarterly dividend of 59 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June 10, 2015 to stockholders of record on May 1, 2015.

Norfolk Southern Corporation Announces Board Changes

Bruno Maestri and Robert E. Mart?nez will assume additional responsibilities for Norfolk Southern Corp. This follows the retirement of F. Blair Wimbush, the railroad's vice president real estate and corporate sustainability officer. The changes are effective May 1, 2015. Maestri, vice president government relations and corporate communications, is named vice president government relations, corporate communications, and corporate sustainability officer, with office in Washington. His responsibilities include federal legislative and regulatory affairs, state relations, community affairs, and corporate communications, in addition to the new responsibilities relating to NS' sustainability programs to improve locomotive fuel efficiency and emissions, energy use, land conservation, waste management, and water conservation. Maestri joined NS in 1995 and served in several positions relating to environmental management and protection, and then public affairs, before being named to his most recent position in 2005. Mart?nez, vice president business development, is named vice president business development and real estate, with office in Norfolk. His responsibilities include business development, market research, ports and international, and industrial development, in addition to his new responsibilities relating to NS' real estate services, including purchase, sale, and development of property; natural resource management; and projects associated with wire, pipeline, and fiber optics. Mart?nez rejoined NS in 1998 and served in several marketing positions before being named to his most recent position in 2003. Earlier, he had worked at NS for a year before serving a four-year stint as Secretary of Transportation for Virginia.


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