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Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Railroads Industry Detected in Shares of Genesee & Wyomin (GWR, CSX, KSU, UNP, NSC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Railroads industry with the highest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Genesee & Wyomin ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 18.8%. Following is Csx Corp with a future earnings growth of 15.2%. Kansas City Sout ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 13.9%.

Union Pac Corp follows with a future earnings growth of 11.0%, and Norfolk Southern rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 10.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Kansas City Sout on September 28th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $113.75. Since that call, shares of Kansas City Sout have fallen 9.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest future earnings growth genesee & wyomin csx corp kansas city sout union pac corp Norfolk Southern

Ticker(s): GWR CSX KSU UNP NSC