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Posts Tagged ‘CSX Corp (CSX)’

CSX Corporation (CSX)

James River Coal Company Coal (JRCC), CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): This Coal Miner Owns the Wrong Coal

James River Coal Company Coal (NASDAQ:JRCC)’s main operations are in the Central Appalachian coal basin (CAPP). That’s a region that’......(read more)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (NYSE:CP)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX): Will This Railway Deliver for Investors?

Many investors liken railways to utilities and government bonds – relatively safe and predictable investments that are, well, maybe a bit boring. Investors......(read more)
Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:CLD)

Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (CLD), Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU), Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP): 3 Coal Miners Square Off With Natural Gas

Coal is one of the most plentiful and least expensive sources of energy on Earth. That’s the good news. The bad news is that it’s dirty compared......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Joy Global Inc. (JOY), Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP): The Upside Of The “Unfavorable” Trends In Coal

Eastern U.S. focused CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) is projecting that just two of its customer groupings will face difficult markets through the rest of......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Can U.S. Railroads Prosper in Spite of Coal?

Many of the U.S.-based publicly traded railroads are suffering from extremely tough operating conditions, and there’s only one culprit: coal. Due......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Kansas City Southern (KSU): This Railroad Company Is Chugging Along Nicely

Railroad company CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has done very well this year, with its stock gaining around 27% year to date. Its recent second-quarter......(read more)
Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)

Ecolab Inc. (ECL), Fastenal Company (FAST), CSX Corporation (CSX): Other Reasons To Value Dividend Growth So Highly

Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield, but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That......(read more)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:TEVA)

Raytheon Company (RTN), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): This Strategy Survives Even When the Market Drops

Sometimes the market drops, as do even the greatest companies within it. Last week was one of those weeks, as both the S&P 500 index and the real-......(read more)
Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL), CSX Corporation (CSX), FedEx Corporation (FDX): Where to Invest When Oil Prices Decline?

In a recent Forbes article, Bill Conerly claims that the price for oil may decline by as much as $20 per barrel. I am not sure if it will happen, but......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU): Why Everyone Needs to Relax About Coal

A few days ago, Fool analyst Michael Olson added CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX), a freight railroad company that dominates the east coast, to his real-money......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): The Single Biggest Risk Facing Railroads Today

Coal is the single most important commodity to the U.S. railroad industry. It accounts for nearly one-quarter of revenue among U.S. railroads, more than......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX): Six Reasons to Invest in This Railroad

When investing in a publicly traded business you want that company to maintain its ability to generate and grow free cash flow over the long term. Western......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): This Transportation Business Is a Good Pick Now

Recently, Fool contributor Michael Olsen picked CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) for his Real Money portfolio. In the past five years, CSX has had sluggish......(read more)
Mine Safety Appliances (NYSE:MSA)

Mine Safety Appliances (MSA), Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (APD): 20% Returns in Less Than Eight Months?

After some nice gains since the previous week’s snapshot, the real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio closed on Friday with a slightly......(read more)
NV Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NVE)

NV Energy, Inc. (NVE), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A): The Not-So-Dirty Secret Behind Warren Buffett’s Recent Buy

Back in late May, MidAmerican Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), made a $5.59 billion offer to buy ......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX): Should You Make a Bakken Oil Play With the Railroad Companies?

The Bakken play produces vast amounts of gas and oil that need to be transported, either by pipeline or railroad. Thus, as gas production expands, railroads......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), RF Micro Devices, Inc. (RFMD): Three Predictions for Next Week

I went out on a limb last week, and now it’s time to see how that decision played out. I predicted that Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) would......(read more)
Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU)

Why Earnings Aren’t the Whole Story for Kansas City Southern (KSU)

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) will release its quarterly report on Friday, with the stock having risen to levels it hasn’t seen since it spun......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX): Surging Profits at This Company Bode Well for Investors

Warren Buffett made a fortune investing in great businesses that were unlikely to fall from glory, but that is not the only way to make money in the market......(read more)
Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI)

Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI), CSX Corporation (CSX): 3 Canadian Rail Companies to Have on Your Radar

With Canadian rail firms outperforming their United States counterparts in recent quarters, it’s easy to see why many American investors are looking......(read more)
Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG)

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG), CSX Corporation (CSX): Three Predictions for Next Week

I went out on a limb last week, and now it’s time to see how that decision played out. I predicted that Noodles & Co (NASDAQ:NDLS) would close......(read more)
Biggest IPOs in US History

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS), Walgreen Company (WAG): Is the Market Getting Frothy Again?

The real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio just finished an astonishingly strong week, rising by more than $1,080 since the prior week......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

How CSX Corporation (CSX) Can Restart Its Earnings Growth Engine

CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) will release its quarterly report next Tuesday, and investors have already prepared for a slight reduction in the company&#......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Is Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) the Best Railroad Stock?

Railroads are an industry looked favorably upon by many investors, including Warren Buffett. He’s perhaps the most famous investor in the world, and......(read more)
Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI)

Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI), CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Three Stocks to Consider in the Railroad Business

With rumors of a possible Berkshire-owned BNSF Railway expansion, let’s look at other major railroad companies with potential for future partnerships......(read more)
Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI)

TransCanada Corporation (USA) (TRP), Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI) – Everything You Need to Know About Keystone XL: Why Railroads Care

By now, you’ve probably heard about TransCanada Corporation (USA) (NYSE:TRP)’s Keystone XL pipeline. For even the most casual observer of......(read more)
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Halliburton Company (HAL), CSX Corporation (CSX): How Can You Profit If the EPA Gets Tough on Coal?

President Obama recently announced that he is directing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to create regulations that would limit the amount of......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A): All Aboard the Rails in Search of Black Gold?

The United States is pumping out more crude oil than the country’s pipelines can carry. The risk associated with oil drilling in the United States has......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI), CSX Corporation (CSX): Why These Rail Companies Offer a Rewarding Ride

So far this year railroad companies are performing better than in 2012. This is because of increased demand for natural resources like oil, gas, coal......(read more)
Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP)

Precision Castparts Corp. (PCP), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS): Make Money in Recovering Industrial Stocks the Easy Way

Exchange-traded funds offer a convenient way to invest in sectors or niches that interest you. If you’d like to add some industrial stocks to your......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX): This Company Will Grow its Profits in the Recovery

Lately, I have been exploring companies that should benefit the most from the continuing economic recovery and the various activities that go along with......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

Why I’m Buying CSX Corporation (CSX)

Railroads, robber barons of yore, and Monopoly (the board game) evoke several likenesses: of wealth earned via nepotistic monopolies, fat men smoking......(read more)
United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX)

United Technologies Corporation (UTX), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Why Low-Maintenance Investing Rules

Over the past two weeks, life has been more chaotic than usual for our family. We’ve dealt with no less than: The unexpected passing of my wife&#......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Is It a Good Idea to Invest in U.S. Railroads?

Why invest in U.S. railroads? They operate in a seller’s market and enjoy strong pricing power, for one. Two, they have geographically strong moats......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX) Stock Is Picking Up Steam

CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has undergone a huge transformation over the past decade, as the steep spike in energy prices sent railroads from being nearly......(read more)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (NYSE:CP)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP), Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI): Continue to Bet on Rail Stocks

As the North American economy recovers, the rail sector has been one of the biggest beneficiaries. The demand for goods to be transported safely and efficiently......(read more)
AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)

AFLAC Incorporated (AFL), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA): The Dividends Just Keep Coming

The real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio rose in value by a bit more than $245 since last week’s update to end the week at $34......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Profits Flow From Southeast Logistics Hubs

Investing opportunities in logistics seem ripe these days. Indications are that people are now getting more inclined to spend, and thus, more goods need......(read more)
Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC)

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC), CSX Corporation (CSX), Hub Group Inc (HUBG): New Trucking Rules Could Boost Intermodal Segment

New regulations that cap work hours and mandate rest breaks for commercial truck drivers go into effect July 1. Called hours-of-service or HOS rules,......(read more)

AFLAC Incorporated (AFL), Apple Inc. (AAPL), HollyFrontier Corp (HFC): Five Hits From a Stock Screen

The latest issue of the T. Rowe Price Report includes an interview with David Giroux, manager of Price’s Capital Appreciation Fund, who wraps up......(read more)
Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ACI)

Arch Coal Inc (ACI): Will Coal Companies Recover in 2013?

Shares of leading coal mining companies have tumbled down in the last several months: Shares of Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ACI) plummeted by 26.5%. Do these......(read more)

The Procter & Gamble Company (PG), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Five Dividend Companies in a Bubble?

The latest word I’ve been hearing in regards to the popularity of dividend companies is “bubble.” People are arguing that many dividend stocks are......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): What Do I Need To Know?

When looking for promising candidates for your stock portfolio, it’s easy to just think about the prominent names of the day, such as Facebook......(read more)

Play the Coal Rebound With These Stocks: CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX), Arch Coal Inc (ACI), CSX Corporation (CSX)

It’s important for investors to understand that there are two types of coal mined. The first is thermal coal which is used by power plants to heat......(read more)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Kansas City Southern (KSU): A Shifting Landscape

There’s a storm brewing in 2013, and it has major implications for U.S. rail infrastructure. Two important things are happening simultaneously:......(read more)

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): The Big Three Is Becoming a Two-Person Race

I understand the need for companies to put on a good front and say that they are pleased with the work of their employees. However, sometimes a CEO needs......(read more)

NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA), Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) & Three Earnings Reports That Caught My Attention Last Week

As we enter the heart of second-quarter earnings reports, I can’t help but point out that the majority we’ve covered over the past year have......(read more)

Kansas City Southern (KSU), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) & Should You Hop Onto These Stocks?

Railways have historically been popular investment vehicles. Transportation is an important aspect of domestic and global commerce, so much so that Warren......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX), & Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): There Is No One Better in This Industry

When you compare the company to its peers, and find that they are the best at many performance metrics, it’s a good bet the stock will perform well......(read more)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): Five Ways This Company Is Getting Back on Track

Many investors pay a lot of money for magazine subscriptions, newsletters, and other research to try and determine the direction of the economy. In truth......(read more)