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256. Norfolk Southern
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 256 (Previous rank: 276)
Compare tool: Norfolk Southern vs. Top 10
CEO: Charles W. Moorman IV
Address: 3 Commercial Place
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 757-629-2600
Website: www.nscorp.com
  $ millions % change from 2007
Revenues 10,661.0 13.0
Profits 1,716.0 17.2
Assets 26,297.0
Stockholders' equity 9,607.0
Market value (3/27/2009) 12,782.2
Profits as % of  
Revenues 16.1
Assets 6.5
Stockholders' equity 17.9
Earnings per share  
2008 $ 4.52
% change from 2007 22.8
1998-2008 annual growth rate % 8.9
Total return to investors %
2008 -4.7
1998-2008 annual rate 6.2
Industry: Railroads
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 Burlington Northern Santa Fe 142 18,018.0
2 Union Pacific 143 17,970.0
3 CSX 240 11,255.0
4 Norfolk Southern 256 10,661.0
5 Kansas City Southern 948 1,852.1
Issue date: May 4, 2009
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