The Critical Facts About CSX Today

Shares of CSX moved -0.8% Friday, and are now trading at a price of $32.31. In contrast, the S&P 500 index saw a 0.0% change. Today's trading volume is 8,026,565 compared to the stock's average volume of 12,803,498.

CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based freight transportation services. Based in Jacksonville, United States the company has 22,600 full time employees and a market cap of $65,687,846,912. CSX currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 1.3% per year.

The company is now trading -8.68% away from its average analyst target price of $35.38 per share. The 25 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $26.0 to $40.0, and on average give CSX a rating of buy.

Over the last year, CSX shares have gone up 9.7%, which represents a difference of -5.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $34.71 per share whereas its 52 week low is $25.8. With its gross margins declining a compounded average of -1.2% over the last 4 years, CSX may not have a strong enough business to maintain this trend.

Date Reported Revenue ($ k) Cost of Revenue ($ k) Gross Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-12-31 14,853,000 9,068,000 38.95 -5.12
2021-12-31 12,522,000 7,382,000 41.05 -0.41
2020-12-31 10,583,000 6,221,000 41.22 0.96
2019-12-31 11,937,000 7,063,000 40.83 n/a
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