Norfolk Southern Corporation operates in the Railroads, line-haul operating sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Norfolk Southern with three other
railroad operators in North America:
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited
sales of 7.71 billion Canadian Dollars [US$6.23 billion]
of which 98%
was Freight Revenues),
of which 22%
was Chemicals), and
Canadian National Railway Company
based in CANADA
(13.82 billion Canadian Dollars [US$11.17 billion]
of which 27%
During the second
quarter of 2021, sales at Norfolk Southern totalled
an increase of 34.2%
from the $2.09 billion in sales at the company during the second quarter of 2020.
This was the biggest same quarter rise in sales at Norfolk Southern in the previous 35 quarters.
During the first two
quarters of 2021, sales totalled $5.44 billion, which is
than through the first two quarters of 2020.
Norfolk Southern reported sales of $9.79 billion
December of 2020.
decrease of 13.3%
versus 2019, when the company's sales were $11.30 billion.
The sales level in 2020 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2015, Norfolk Southern had sales
of $10.51 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 37.3% decline
in Coal, from $1.67 billion to $1.05 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Merchandise (down 10.5% to $6.09 billion)
Intermodal (down 6.0% to $2.65 billion)