CNR - Canadian National Railway

Canadian National Railway (TSE:CNR)

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Canadian National Railway is a leading transportation and logistics company in North America. The company owns the only transcontinental railway line in North America and provides intermodal, trucking, freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution services.

As North America’s leading supply chain player, Canadian National Railway carries more than 300 million tons of cargo annually. It is a fully integrated rail and transportation services company and is the top mover of aluminum, iron ore and base metal ore in North America.

Canadian National handles over 50% of all Canadian chemicals production and services the three major petrochemical centers in North America. Its product portfolio is well diversified with intermodal accounting for 25% of revenues, followed by petroleum & chemicals, and grains & fertilizers each at 17%. Forest products, metal, minerals, automotives, etc. constitute the remainder.

Stock Chart & Metrics

  • Ticker: tse:cnr
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Railroads
  • Market Cap: 101.43B
  • Market Cap Group: Large Cap
  • P/E: 21.48
  • Dividend Yield: 2.00%

Competitors

The competitive landscape is important as they compete for the same business. Below is the list of competitors in the same industry. While not displayed, a number of metrics you can also use to evaluate your picks are the Chowder Score, the Relative Strength Index (RSI), the Graham Number, and the Piotroski F-Score.

Ticker Ticker Company Market Cap P/E Aristocrat Graph SectorID IndustryID
UNP NYSE:UNP Union Pacific Corp. 135.52 20.51 NO 1 9 78
CNR TSE:CNR Canadian National Railway 101.43 21.48 YES 1 9 78
CP TSE:CP Canadian Pacific Railway 84.57 23.10 YES 1 9 78
CSX NASDAQ:CSX CSX 64.29 18.14 NO 1 9 78
NSC NYSE:NSC Norfolk Southern 54.92 18.60 NO 1 9 78

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Canadian National Railway - FAQ

What is the stock ticker for Canadian National Railway?

The stock ticker for Canadian National Railway is TSE:cnr.

Is Canadian National Railway a good stock to buy?

You need to consider your investment strategy and how TSE:cnr can fit in your portfolio.

The current dividend income score of 4/10 and dividend growth score of 6/10. Those 2 metrics together should help you decide the fit for your portfolio. Be it for income or for growth.

Is Canadian National Railway a Buy, Sell or Hold?

The Dividend Snapshot Opportunity Score of 65 out of 100.

The score reflects the strength of a buy signal but it does not show a sell signal if it's low. The higher the better.

A sell signal is more difficult as it often relies on the reason you bought the stock in the first place.


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