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Genesee & Wyoming is Among the Companies in the Railroads Industry With the Highest PEG Ratio (GWR, KSU, NSC, UNP, CSX)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Railroads industry with the highest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Genesee & Wyoming ranks highest with a a PEG ratio of 2.63. Kansas City Southern is next with a a PEG ratio of 2.03. Norfolk Southern ranks third highest with a a PEG ratio of 1.90.

Union Pacific follows with a a PEG ratio of 1.74, and CSX rounds out the top five with a a PEG ratio of 1.47.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Norfolk Southern on May 18th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $86.18. Since that call, shares of Norfolk Southern have fallen 7.5%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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