Freightcar America, Inc. (RAIL): Price and Financial Metrics

Freightcar America, Inc. (RAIL): $2.36

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RAIL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $2.36 52-week high $3.94
Prev. close $2.36 52-week low $2.25
Day low $2.31 Volume 28,007
Day high $2.36 Avg. volume 31,061
50-day MA $2.53 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $2.86 Market Cap 42.25M

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RAIL Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for RAIL is -8.14 -- better than just 1.98% of US stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.12, FREIGHTCAR AMERICA INC has a higher such ratio than merely 3.09% of stocks in our set.
  • RAIL's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of merely 3.47% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to RAIL, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are NATH, PMTS, DIN, CCO, and BRBR.
  • RAIL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit FREIGHTCAR AMERICA INC's official web site, go to

RAIL Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, RAIL's EV/EBIT ratio is 169.97% lower, now standing at -11.3.
  • RAIL's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 0.7 over the prior 227 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for RAIL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
RAIL 2023-11-30 0.1 -0.9 -1.4 -11.3
RAIL 2023-11-29 0.1 -1.0 -1.4 -11.4
RAIL 2023-11-28 0.1 -1.0 -1.4 -11.5
RAIL 2023-11-27 0.1 -1.0 -1.4 -11.3
RAIL 2023-11-24 0.1 -1.0 -1.4 -11.5
RAIL 2023-11-22 0.1 -1.0 -1.4 -11.4

RAIL Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at -68.05%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -180.66%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -93.16%.
Over the past 33 months, RAIL's revenue has gone up $80,826,000.

The table below shows RAIL's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 310.784 -12.024 -27.949
2022-06-30 283.348 -13.684 -9.412
2022-03-31 263.916 -25.476 -26.521
2021-12-31 203.05 -55.397 -41.447
2021-09-30 188.621 -76.882 -54.601
2021-06-30 155.516 -82.231 -95.654

RAIL's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • RAIL has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 20.26% of graded US stocks.
  • RAIL's asset turnover comes in at 0.862 -- ranking 6th of 10 Shipbuilding Railroad Equipment stocks.
  • GD, MCFT, and WAB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with RAIL.

The table below shows RAIL's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.862 0.044 -0.578
2021-03-31 0.673 -0.021 -0.646
2020-12-31 0.483 -0.125 -0.482
2020-09-30 0.386 -0.292 -0.420
2020-06-30 0.417 -0.263 -0.346
2020-03-31 0.586 -0.099 -0.327

RAIL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of RAIL, see our RAIL price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $6.25 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

Freightcar America, Inc. (RAIL) Company Bio

FreightCar America designs, manufactures, and sells aluminum-bodied railcars and coal cars that transport various non-liquid commodities and products primarily in North America. The company operates through two segments, Manufacturing and Services. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

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Latest RAIL News From Around the Web

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FreightCar America's (NASDAQ:RAIL) Returns On Capital Are Heading Higher

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Yahoo | November 15, 2023

FreightCar America, Trinity Industries take hit from migrant crossings

High numbers of migrant crossings in September disrupted freight rail operations, including Trinity Industries’ and FreightCar America’s ability to send new rail cars into the U.S., executives said on recent earnings calls. The post FreightCar America, Trinity Industries take hit from migrant crossings appeared first on FreightWaves.

Yahoo | November 8, 2023

FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript November 7, 2023 Operator: Greetings, and welcome to FreightCar America Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Victoria Roseman, Investor Relations. Thank you, Ms. Roseman. You may begin. Victoria […]

Yahoo | November 8, 2023

Q3 2023 FreightCar America Inc Earnings Call

Q3 2023 FreightCar America Inc Earnings Call

Yahoo | November 8, 2023

FreightCar America Inc (RAIL) Reports Q3 2023 Earnings: Gross Margin Expands Despite Revenue Decline

FreightCar America Inc (RAIL) reports a decrease in revenues but a significant increase in gross margin for Q3 2023

Yahoo | November 6, 2023

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RAIL Price Returns

1-mo 1.72%
3-mo -9.92%
6-mo -12.27%
1-year -32.76%
3-year -10.94%
5-year -72.07%
YTD -26.25%
2022 -13.28%
2021 53.11%
2020 16.43%
2019 -69.06%
2018 -60.83%

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