Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

    • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
    • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
    • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
    • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
    • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
    • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
    • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
    • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
    • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
    • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
    • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
    • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
    Highlights

    Norfolk Southern Corp (Norfolk Southern) is a rail transport company. It provides transportation of raw materials, intermediate products and finished goods. The company offers freight services for coal, chemicals, agriculture, consumer products, metals, construction materials, automotive, paper, clay and forest products. Norfolk Southern provides supply management solutions through its transload network. Norfolk Southern manages overseas freight transport services through several Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports. The company provides intermodal shipments through trailers, domestic and international containers. It operates railway network in several US states including New York, Virginia, Kansas and North Carolina. Norfolk Southern is headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, the US.

    Norfolk Southern Corp Key Recent Developments

    Oct 08,2019: ?Preliminary Report Pipeline: Enbridge Natural Gas Pipeline Rupture and Fire
    Jul 25,2018: Norfolk Southern reports second-quarter 2018 results
    Jun 25,2018: Norfolk Southern names Vanessa L Allen Sutherland vice president law
    Apr 25,2018: Norfolk Southern reports first-quarter 2018 results
    Jan 24,2018: Norfolk Southern reports fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results

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    Section 1 - About the Company
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Key Facts
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Key Employees
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Key Employee Biographies
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Major Products and Services
    Norfolk Southern Corp - History
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Company Statement
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Locations And Subsidiaries
    Head Office
    Other Locations & Subsidiaries
    Section 2 – Company Analysis
    Company Overview
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Business Description
    Business Segment: Agriculture/Consumer/Government
    Overview
    Performance
    Business Segment: Automotive
    Overview
    Performance
    Key Stats
    Business Segment: Chemicals
    Overview
    Performance
    Business Segment: Coal
    Overview
    Performance
    Key Stats
    Business Segment: Intermodal
    Overview
    Performance
    Key Stats
    Business Segment: Merchandise
    Overview
    Performance
    Key Stats
    Business Segment: Metals/Construction
    Overview
    Performance
    Business Segment: Paper/Clay/Forest
    Overview
    Performance
    Norfolk Southern Corp - SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis - Overview
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Strengths
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Weaknesses
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Opportunities
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Threats
    Norfolk Southern Corp - Key Competitors
    Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
    Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
    Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
    Performance Chart
    Financial Performance
    Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
    Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
    Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
    Oct 08, 2019: ​Preliminary Report Pipeline: Enbridge Natural Gas Pipeline Rupture and Fire
    Jul 25, 2018: Norfolk Southern reports second-quarter 2018 results
    Jun 25, 2018: Norfolk Southern names Vanessa L Allen Sutherland vice president law
    Apr 25, 2018: Norfolk Southern reports first-quarter 2018 results
    Jan 24, 2018: Norfolk Southern reports fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results
    Jan 22, 2018: Jennifer F. Scanlon elected to Norfolk Southern board of directors
    Section 5 – Appendix
    Methodology
    Ratio Definitions
    About GlobalData
    Contact Us
    Disclaimer
    List of Tables
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Key Facts
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Key Employees
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Key Employee Biographies
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Major Products and Services
    Norfolk Southern Corp, History
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Subsidiaries
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Key Competitors
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Ratios based on current share price
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Annual Ratios
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Interim Ratios
    Currency Codes
    Capital Market Ratios
    Equity Ratios
    Profitability Ratios
    Cost Ratios
    Liquidity Ratios
    Leverage Ratios
    Efficiency Ratios
    List of Figures
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
    Norfolk Southern Corp, Ratio Charts

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