NYSE:NSC - Norfolk Southern Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $299.89
  • Forecasted Upside: 33.77 %
  • Number of Analysts: 17
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 10 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for NSC

Analyst Price Target is $299.89
▲ +33.77% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Norfolk Southern in the last 3 months. The average price target is $299.89, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a 33.77% upside from the last price of $224.18.

This chart shows the closing price for NSC for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 17 investment analysts is to hold stock in Norfolk Southern. This rating has held steady since August 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 13 buy ratings
  • 7 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 12 buy ratings
  • 5 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
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  • 6 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
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  • 2 sell ratings
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Latest Recommendations

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  • 2 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/27/2022Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$267.00Low
6/14/2022BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$300.00 ➝ $255.00Low
5/19/2022CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$345.00 ➝ $260.00High
4/28/2022TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$300.00 ➝ $305.00Low
4/8/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$318.00 ➝ $308.00Low
4/7/2022Susquehanna BancsharesLower Price Target$356.00 ➝ $350.00Low
4/7/2022SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositive$356.00 ➝ $350.00Medium
1/27/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Target$262.00 ➝ $273.00Low
1/26/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price Target$313.00 ➝ $320.00Low
1/10/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$316.00 ➝ $337.00High
1/5/2022CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$310.00 ➝ $345.00Low
1/4/2022StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$325.00 ➝ $310.00High
12/15/2021UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$320.00 ➝ $343.00Low
12/2/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$175.00 ➝ $200.00High
10/28/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$315.00 ➝ $330.00Low
10/28/2021Susquehanna BancsharesBoost Price TargetPositive$324.00 ➝ $335.00Low
10/28/2021StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$305.00 ➝ $325.00Low
10/28/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$290.00 ➝ $300.00Medium
10/28/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Overweight$305.00 ➝ $313.00Low
10/28/2021SusquehannaBoost Price TargetPositive$324.00 ➝ $335.00Low
10/28/2021BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$300.00 ➝ $316.00Low
10/28/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperform$232.00 ➝ $262.00Low
10/28/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$263.00 ➝ $325.00Low
10/7/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$318.00 ➝ $312.00Low
10/6/2021CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$325.00 ➝ $310.00High
7/12/2021Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$276.00Low
7/9/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$315.00 ➝ $318.00Low
7/9/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$301.00 ➝ $303.00High
6/21/2021Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldLow
5/24/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$165.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
5/4/2021ArgusBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$275.00 ➝ $310.00Medium
4/29/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Target$234.00 ➝ $254.00Low
4/29/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$305.00 ➝ $315.00Low
4/29/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$250.00 ➝ $285.00Medium
4/29/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$272.00 ➝ $300.00Medium
4/29/2021BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$295.00 ➝ $315.00Medium
4/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$145.00 ➝ $165.00Low
3/26/2021Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageHold$240.00Medium
3/22/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$232.00 ➝ $261.00High
3/3/2021Evercore ISIReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ In-LineN/A
2/8/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$135.00 ➝ $145.00Low
2/1/2021ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$225.00 ➝ $275.00Low
1/28/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$283.00 ➝ $271.00Medium
1/28/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperform$220.00 ➝ $234.00High
1/28/2021CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$224.00 ➝ $254.00High
1/12/2021Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$286.00Low
1/11/2021Smith Barney CitigroupBoost Price Target$250.00 ➝ $290.00Low
1/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$134.00 ➝ $135.00N/A
11/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$215.00 ➝ $237.00High
10/29/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $245.00High
10/29/2020ArgusBoost Price Target$210.00 ➝ $225.00High
10/29/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$220.00 ➝ $230.00High
10/16/2020BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$202.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
10/8/2020CSFBBoost Price TargetOutperform$241.00 ➝ $246.00Low
10/8/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$241.00 ➝ $246.00Low
10/8/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Buy$214.00 ➝ $250.00Low
10/8/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$180.00 ➝ $202.00Low
10/8/2020CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$208.00 ➝ $221.00Low
10/5/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$132.00 ➝ $134.00Low
9/30/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral$207.00 ➝ $230.00High
9/25/2020BenchmarkUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$250.00Medium
9/1/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Conviction-Buy$213.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
8/3/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$122.00 ➝ $132.00Low
7/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$201.00 ➝ $213.00Low
7/30/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $214.00Low
7/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$176.00 ➝ $190.00Low
7/30/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$199.00 ➝ $216.00Medium
7/2/2020TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$215.00Medium
6/25/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$196.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
6/17/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageSellMedium
6/3/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$185.00 ➝ $195.00Low
5/22/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$183.00 ➝ $194.00Low
5/21/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/20/2020Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ OutperformLow
5/12/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$116.00 ➝ $122.00High
5/6/2020ArgusLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$235.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
5/1/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$166.00 ➝ $197.00Medium
4/30/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$145.00 ➝ $180.00Low
4/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$180.00 ➝ $183.00Medium
4/30/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$170.00 ➝ $185.00High
4/30/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $196.00High
4/30/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$182.00 ➝ $203.00High
4/30/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$189.00 ➝ $199.00Medium
4/30/2020CowenLower Price TargetOutperform$200.00 ➝ $197.00High
4/17/2020BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$150.00High
4/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$226.00 ➝ $180.00Medium
4/12/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSell$140.00High
4/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$229.00 ➝ $189.00Medium
4/9/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$179.00 ➝ $172.00High
4/8/2020Susquehanna BancsharesLower Price TargetPositive$247.00 ➝ $189.00Low
4/8/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$120.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
4/6/2020Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$163.00Low
3/26/2020Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageInline$177.00High
3/23/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$134.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
3/19/2020CowenReiterated RatingBuy$200.00Medium
3/16/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$247.00 ➝ $166.00High
3/12/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$228.00 ➝ $179.00High
3/9/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$237.00 ➝ $226.00High
1/31/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$200.00 ➝ $215.00Low
1/30/2020Susquehanna BancsharesBoost Price Target$227.00 ➝ $247.00High
1/30/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSell$175.00Low
1/30/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$127.00 ➝ $134.00Medium
1/30/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$197.00 ➝ $230.00Low
1/30/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$226.00 ➝ $241.00Low
1/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Positive$230.00 ➝ $237.00Low
1/30/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$225.00 ➝ $247.00Low
1/30/2020StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $240.00Low
1/30/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$195.00 ➝ $210.00Low
1/30/2020ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$235.00Low
1/30/2020BenchmarkInitiated CoverageHoldLow
1/29/2020CfraReiterated RatingHold$225.00Low
12/19/2019TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$205.00 ➝ $200.00Low
10/28/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$216.00Medium
10/24/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Equal Weight$200.00 ➝ $195.00Low
10/23/2019CowenReiterated RatingBuy$215.00Low
10/23/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$198.00Low
10/8/2019Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetBuy$212.00 ➝ $198.00High
9/17/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$230.00 ➝ $216.00Low
9/5/2019Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$212.00 ➝ $215.00Low
7/25/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$225.00 ➝ $220.00Low
7/17/2019Cascend SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
7/10/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$237.00Low
7/8/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetSell$130.00Low
6/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$198.00 ➝ $196.00Low
5/7/2019ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$210.00 ➝ $220.00Medium
4/29/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$133.00 ➝ $138.00Low
4/25/2019Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$237.00Low
4/25/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$210.00 ➝ $225.00Low
4/25/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$185.00 ➝ $210.00Low
4/25/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$200.00 ➝ $210.00Low
4/24/2019CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$200.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
4/8/2019ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Positive$210.00Low
4/4/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$200.00 ➝ $225.00Low
4/1/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$205.00High
2/19/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$180.00 ➝ $178.00Low
2/12/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$185.00 ➝ $195.00Low
2/12/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$185.00Medium
2/12/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$181.00 ➝ $195.00Medium
2/12/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$116.00 ➝ $133.00Medium
2/12/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$190.00 ➝ $202.00Medium
2/12/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Positive$214.00Medium
2/12/2019CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$194.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
2/11/2019Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$210.00Medium
1/25/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$180.00 ➝ $185.00Low
1/25/2019Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$197.00Medium
1/25/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$177.00Medium
1/8/2019Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralHigh
1/7/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$115.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
1/7/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$187.00 ➝ $175.00Low
1/3/2019ArgusReiterated RatingBuyHigh
12/18/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$198.00 ➝ $203.00Low
11/26/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$188.00Low
10/29/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$113.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
10/25/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$188.00 ➝ $187.00Low
10/25/2018Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$186.00 ➝ $181.00Low
10/25/2018TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
10/24/2018Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$189.00Medium
10/24/2018Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$179.00 ➝ $190.00Low
10/22/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetSell$113.00Low
10/18/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$182.00High
10/9/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Sell$112.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
10/1/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$183.00 ➝ $187.00Low
9/28/2018Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
9/26/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$190.00Medium
8/16/2018Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetHold$179.00Low
8/14/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$205.00Low
8/8/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetHold$180.00Low
7/31/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$170.00 ➝ $185.00Low
7/26/2018TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$165.00 ➝ $175.00Low
7/26/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$176.00 ➝ $182.00Low
7/26/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$182.00 ➝ $189.00Low
7/26/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$159.00 ➝ $176.00Low
7/26/2018Loop CapitalUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$135.00Low
7/25/2018ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$175.00Low
7/25/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$188.00High
7/13/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$158.00High
7/4/2018ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$168.00Medium
6/25/2018CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$176.00Low
6/2/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$158.00Medium
5/24/2018Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$158.00Medium
4/26/2018Sanford C. BernsteinBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$149.00 ➝ $155.00Low
4/26/2018Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetSell$140.00Low
4/26/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$156.00 ➝ $160.00Low
4/26/2018TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$155.00 ➝ $160.00Low
4/26/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$186.00 ➝ $192.00Medium
4/26/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$155.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
4/26/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$100.00 ➝ $103.00Medium
4/26/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$150.00 ➝ $157.00Medium
4/25/2018ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$167.00Medium
4/25/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$167.00Medium
4/10/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$145.00Low
3/15/2018Loop CapitalLower Price TargetSell ➝ Sell$139.00 ➝ $135.00Low
3/15/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$166.00 ➝ $164.00Low
3/8/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$178.00 ➝ $166.00Low
2/28/2018CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$165.00 ➝ $163.00High
1/25/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$154.00 ➝ $151.00Low
1/25/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$77.00 ➝ $100.00Low
1/25/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$177.00 ➝ $178.00Low
1/25/2018CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$143.00 ➝ $165.00Low
1/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector PerformLow
1/17/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$177.00Medium
1/15/2018Cleveland ResearchReiterated RatingHoldMedium
1/12/2018ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Buy$165.00Medium
1/12/2018Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetAverage ➝ Sell$144.00Low
1/9/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSell$137.00Low
1/8/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$156.00N/A
11/27/2017Loop CapitalDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$133.00 ➝ $133.00High
11/13/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$126.00N/A
11/10/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$136.00N/A
10/31/2017ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $150.00N/A
10/26/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$130.00 ➝ $135.00N/A
10/26/2017Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetHold$127.00 ➝ $133.00N/A
10/26/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$133.00 ➝ $154.00N/A
10/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$127.00 ➝ $135.00N/A
10/26/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$75.00 ➝ $78.00N/A
10/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$127.00N/A
10/16/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
10/12/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$121.00 ➝ $132.00N/A
10/12/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$133.00 ➝ $143.00N/A
10/10/2017AegisReiterated RatingHold$120.00 ➝ $125.00N/A
10/4/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$124.00 ➝ $135.00Low
10/2/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight$77.00 ➝ $75.00Low
9/12/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$124.00Low
8/29/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSell$117.00Low
8/14/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$133.00Low
8/7/2017Wolfe ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Buy$126.00Low
8/1/2017CowenReiterated RatingOutperform$130.00Low
7/31/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$132.00 ➝ $104.00Low
7/27/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$122.00 ➝ $124.00Low
7/27/2017StephensReiterated RatingOverweight$147.00 ➝ $140.00Low
7/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$139.00 ➝ $133.00High
7/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$133.00 ➝ $139.00Low
7/11/2017CowenReiterated RatingBuy$130.00Low
7/6/2017ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform ➝ Sector PerformMedium
(Data available from 7/5/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.65 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Norfolk Southern logo
Norfolk Southern Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods in the United States. The company transports agriculture, forest, and consumer products comprising soybeans, wheat, corn, fertilizers, livestock and poultry feed, food products, food oils, flour, sweeteners, ethanol, lumber and wood products, pulp board and paper products, wood fibers, wood pulp, scrap paper, beverages, canned goods, and consumer products; chemicals consist of sulfur and related chemicals, petroleum products, chlorine and bleaching compounds, plastics, rubber, industrial chemicals, chemical wastes, and sand; metals and construction materials, such as steel, aluminum products, machinery, scrap metals, cement, aggregates, minerals, clay, transportation equipment, and military-related products; and automotive, including finished motor vehicles and automotive parts, as well as coal. It also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports; and provides commuter rail passenger transportation services and operates an intermodal network. As of December 31, 2021, the company operated approximately 19,300 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Norfolk Southern Corporation was incorporated in 1980 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Today's Range

Now: $224.18
Low: $221.47
High: $227.17

50 Day Range

MA: $238.53
Low: $221.47
High: $265.85

52 Week Range

Now: $224.18
Low: $219.31
High: $299.20


932,481 shs

Average Volume

1,363,021 shs

Market Capitalization

$53.43 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Norfolk Southern?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Norfolk Southern in the last twelve months: Atlantic Securities, Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Benchmark Co., BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Evercore ISI, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, Stephens, StockNews.com, Susquehanna, Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc., TD Securities, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., UBS Group AG, and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for Norfolk Southern?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Norfolk Southern in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $299.89, suggesting a possible upside of 33.8%.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Norfolk Southern?

Norfolk Southern currently has 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in NSC, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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Norfolk Southern's physical mailing address is THREE COMMERCIAL PLACE, NORFOLK VA, 23510. The railroad operator's listed phone number is (855) 667-3655 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Norfolk Southern is www.norfolksouthern.com. Learn More about contacing Norfolk Southern investor relations.