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Two Hot Stocks on the Run: Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU)

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC)

The shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) started off the last trading session with the price of $139.74 while closing the day with the price of $139.3. The shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) Rise 0.09% with the Loss of -0.44 points.

The shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) traded with the day volume of 1.3 Million shares whereas its average trading volume is 1.68 Million.

While analyzing the past performance of the stock we can see that the shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) Loss -2.16% in the last week while Falling -2.34% in the last month. Past quarter performance shows the red light with -1.28%. The semi-annual and annual performance shows 9.38% and 21.3% respectively.

Some critical values of the shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) to be discussed here are: the beta which shows the value at 1.3 while Average True Range of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) demonstrate the value at 3.58. The weekly and monthly volatility of the shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) are indicated at 2.30% and 2.50%. Also to discuss here is the Relative Strength Index or RSI which is depicted at 44.47.

While studying the financial position of the shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC), we can see that the Market capitalization of the company is at 39.73 Billion. The shares outstanding for the company is 285.2 Million and the shares float stands at 283.5 Million. The income of the company stand at 2.07 Billion while the sales stand at 10.55 Billion.

Here are some critical ratios for a financial perspective: Earnings Per Share or EPS of the company stand at 7.13, Price to Earnings or P/E is at 19.53, Price to Sales P/S show the value of 3.77, the Return on Asset ROA stood at 0.153 and the Return on Equity ROE depicted at 0.398 while Return on Investment ROI is at 0.096.


Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU)

Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) started its previous trading session at $38.76 and closed at $39.83 showing a Rise of 3.13 Percent.

The Company traded with an average Volume of 1.15 Million whereas, its Day Volume stood at 1.24 Million.

Looking at the performance of the stock, Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) Gain 1.56% in the last week in its shares price and -1.78% in the last month. Quarterly performance shows a green of 12.2 Percent while Semi-Annual and Annual performances shows a 33.61 and 0 percent respectively.

Beta for Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) stands at 0 while the ATR (average true range) is at 1.16. The Stock’s Weekly and Monthly Volatility is 2.29% and 2.52% respectively showing a RSI value of 49.51.

While studying the financial position of the shares of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU), we can see that the Market capitalization of the company is at 5.13 Billion. The shares outstanding for the company is 128.78 Million and the shares float stands at 127.97 Million.

The Company generated an income of 791.6 Million and the sales of 5.58 Billion in the Trailing Twelve Months period.

While analyzing the stock from technical aspects, Diluted Earnings per share stands at $3.9 a share. P/E (price to earnings) and P/S (price to sales) values are 10.21 and 0.92 respectively.

The Return on Assets stands at 0.03, ROE shows a value of 0.135 and ROI for Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) is 0.253 as of Trailing Twelve Months period.

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Eldred Matthew

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