Railroads Jump as Commodities Rally Boosts Outlook for Carloads

  • CSX’s Lonegro says good crop prices will boost shipments
  • Falling coal stockpiles are also stoking investor optimism

CSX Corp., Norfolk Southern Corp., and Union Pacific Corp. climbed as lower coal stockpiles and a commodities rally led by grain and oil hinted that a cargo slump may have hit bottom. 

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