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Last $87.83 USD
Change Today -0.27 / -0.31%
Volume 2.2M
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norfolk southern corp (NSC) 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 (NSC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $750.0K
Executive Chairman and Chairman of Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
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 (NSC) Key Developments

Norfolk Southern Announces Additional Responsibilities for Jeffrey S. Heller and Cary G. Booth in Intermodal Department

Norfolk Southern announced that Jeffrey S. Heller and Cary G. Booth have assumed additional responsibilities in Norfolk Southern's intermodal department. Heller, currently vice president intermodal and automotive marketing, is now vice president intermodal and automotive, and will report to Shaw. Heller will continue responsibility for intermodal and automotive marketing and sales, adding responsibility for intermodal operations and systems. Booth, currently assistant vice president intermodal service development, is now group vice president intermodal operations, and will report to Heller, with responsibility for intermodal terminals, equipment, and service. In their expanded roles, Heller and Booth are handling the responsibilities formerly conducted by Shaw as the corporation's previous vice president intermodal operations. Both changes were effective May 16. Heller and Booth have offices in Norfolk. Heller joined Norfolk Southern's international intermodal group in 1994 after working with container shipping and intermodal companies both in the U.S. and abroad. He was named group vice president international intermodal in 2004 and then vice president of intermodal and automotive marketing, his most recent position, in 2013. Booth joined Norfolk Southern in 1984 as a management trainee. He served in positions of increasing responsibility in the corporation's marketing and intermodal departments before being named director intermodal operations East in 1998 and then assistant vice president intermodal service development, his most recent position, in 2006.

Norfolk Southern Corp. Names Alan Shaw as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Alan H. Shaw has been named executive vice president and chief marketing officer by the board of directors of Norfolk Southern Corp. The appointment is effective May 16, 2015, with an office in Norfolk, and Shaw will report to NS President James A. Squires. He succeeds Donald W. Seale, who retired after 39 years in management positions in NS' marketing division. Reporting to Shaw will be NS' merchandise, intermodal, and coal marketing organizations; the teams that manage shipping options such as short line connections and the transload network; real estate services; and the corporation's industrial development services for companies that want to locate and expand rail-served businesses.

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.


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