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241. Norfolk Southern
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 241 (Previous rank: 261)
CEO: Charles W. Moorman IV
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2010
Revenues 11,172.0 17.4
Profits 1,916.0 28.1
Assets 28,538.0
Stockholders' equity 9,911.0
Market value (3/29/2012) 21,845.4
Profits as % of  
Revenues 17.2
Assets 6.7
Stockholders' equity 19.3
Earnings per share  
2011 $ 5.45
% change from 2010 36.3
2001-2011 annual growth rate % 18.8
Total return to investors %
2011 18.8
2001-2011 annual rate 17.0
Industry: Railroads
Rank Company 500
rank
Revenues
($ millions)
1 Union Pacific 143 19,557.0
2 CSX 226 11,743.0
3 Norfolk Southern 241 11,172.0
Issue date: May 21, 2012
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Norfolk Southern
3 Commercial Place
Norfolk, VA 23510
757-629-2600
www.nscorp.com
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