Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) Dividends

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC): $289.83

2.82 (+0.98%)

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Industry: Railroads


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Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • NSC has issued more total dividends (as measured in absolute US dollars) over the past six years than 89.55% of other US stocks currently paying dividends.
  • In terms of absolute dollars distributed to common shareholders over the past 12 months, NSC has returned $967,000,000 US dollars, more than 88.3% of US dividend issuers.
  • As for stocks whose price is uncorrelated with NSC's price and thus may be suitable peers for a diversified dividend portfolio, check out the following: ZYXI, HX, AMK, SPH and NLOK.
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NSC Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$289.83$91.3 -62.61%

The Dividend Discount Model (DDM) is a valuation model that attempts to determine a fair share price for a stock, based on the dividend it provides in comparison to several company-specific metrics indicative of the riskiness of the stock and the financial health of the company. Regarding Norfolk Southern Corp, the DDM model, as implemented by StockNews, implies a negative return of 62.61% relative to its current price. To help understand and contextualize the model's evaluation of NSC, investors may wish to consider are:

  • NSC generates about 10 billion US dollars in revenue annually; relative to its peers in the large-sized revenue class, it has a dividend yield higher than 30.82%.
  • In terms of opportunity, NSC's provides a return of -62.61% based on the forecast of the dividend discount model we used relative to its current share price; this is a better return than 28.06% of all stocks we measured with our dividend discount model.
  • Beta, a measure of volatility relative to the stock market overall, is lower for Norfolk Southern Corp than it is for 29.65% of other dividend issuers in the Industrials sector.

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Norfolk Southern Corp Common Stock (NSC) Dividend History | Nasdaq
Dividend History for Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC) - Dividend Investor
Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC) Dividend History - Seeking Alpha

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