• Return to Headlines

Top 5 Companies in the Railroads Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (GWR, KSU, NSC, CSX, UNP)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Railroads industry with the lowest return on equity. The ROE is a general indication of the company's efficiency; investors usually look for companies with ROEs that are high and are growing.

Genesee & Wyomin ranks lowest with a ROE of 1,803.9%. Kansas City Sout is next with a ROE of 2,192.0%. Norfolk Southern ranks third lowest with a ROE of 3,814.1%.

Csx Corp follows with a ROE of 4,458.8%, and Union Pac Corp rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 4,964.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Csx Corp on February 16th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $55.89. Since that recommendation, shares of Csx Corp have risen 31.5%. We continue to monitor Csx Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest return on equity genesee & wyomin kansas city sout Norfolk Southern csx corp union pac corp

Ticker(s): GWR KSU NSC CSX UNP