CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: CSX) open the trading on February 25, 2021, with a bit cautious approach as it glided -1.26% to $92.19. During the day, the stock rose to $93.34 and sunk to $91.7341 before settling in for the price of $93.37 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, CSX posted a 52-week range of $46.81-$97.54.
The Industrials Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was -2.20%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 12.50%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -13.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $763.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $761.40 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $68.72 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $90.33, while the 200-day Moving Average is $80.14.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 19300 employees. It has generated 548,342 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 143,264. The stock had 11.15 Receivables turnover and 0.27 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +41.97, operating margin was +40.96 and Pretax Margin of +34.27.
CSX Corporation (CSX) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Railroads industry. CSX Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 78.40% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 12, this organization’s EVP – Sales & Marketing sold 26,527 shares at the rate of 89.44, making the entire transaction reach 2,372,575 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 62,910. Preceding that transaction, on Nov 05, Company’s EVP – Sales & Marketing sold 3,986 for 87.57, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 349,054. This particular insider is now the holder of 54,607 in total.
CSX Corporation (CSX) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 12/30/2020 suggests? It has posted $1.04 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $1) by $0.04. This company achieved a net margin of +26.13 while generating a return on equity of 22.17. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.07 per share during the current fiscal year.
CSX Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -13.70% and is forecasted to reach 4.90 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 15.42% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 12.50% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: CSX) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for CSX Corporation (CSX). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 2.10. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.12. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $25.61, and its Beta score is 1.15. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 6.49. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 37.35.
In the same vein, CSX’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.60, a figure that is expected to reach 1.02 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 4.90 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of CSX Corporation (CSX)
[CSX Corporation, CSX] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 75.26% While, its Average True Range was 2.08.
Raw Stochastic average of CSX Corporation (CSX) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 75.85%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 78.23% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 18.01% that was lower than 26.18% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.