Ad blocking detected

Thank you for visiting CanadianInsider.com. We have detected you cannot see ads being served on our site due to blocking. Unfortunately, due to the high cost of data, we cannot serve the requested page without the accompanied ads.

If you have installed ad-blocking software, please disable it (sometimes a complete uninstall is necessary). Private browsing Firefox users should be able to disable tracking protection while visiting our website. Visit Mozilla support for more information. If you do not believe you have any ad-blocking software on your browser, you may want to try another browser, computer or internet service provider. Alternatively, you may consider the following if you want an ad-free experience.

Canadian Insider Club
$299/ year*
Daily Morning INK newsletter
+3 months archive
Canadian Market INK weekly newsletter
+3 months archive
30 publication downloads per month from the PDF store
Top 20 Gold, Top 30 Energy, Top 40 Stock downloads from the PDF store
All benefits of basic registration
No 3rd party display ads
JOIN THE CLUB

* Price is subject to applicable taxes.

Paid subscriptions and memberships are auto-renewing unless cancelled (easily done via the Account Settings Membership Status page after logging in). Once cancelled, a subscription or membership will terminate at the end of the current term.

Canadian National Railway Company (T:CNR)

Business Focus: Ground Freight & Logistics

This company is also listed in the United States as CNI on the NYSE. Click here to get the live US quote and see if there are any SEC insider filings..

Valuation Ratios

CNR
Industry
Sector
Beta
0.62
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
7.13
7.03
3.93
Price to Book - most recent quarter
5.37
4.44
3.25
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
20.06
18.90
10.86
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
79.85
70.12
17.82

Analysts

Latest
6 Months
1 Year
Consensus Recommendations
BUY
HOLD
HOLD
Number of Analysts
22.00
21.00
20.00

Dividends

CNR
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
1.62
1.28
3.58
Payout Ratio - TTM
45.51
32.53
79.63

Growth Rate

CNR
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-18.94
-14.15
-0.87
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
-5.54
-1.23
11.84
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
4.22
3.77
9.54
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-59.29
-34.47
-46.49
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
-19.87
-8.46
-45.80
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr8.69
12.18
3.53
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
10.97
6.78
9.57

Financial Strength

CNR
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
0.77
0.74
1.30
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
0.97
2.07
2.54
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
69.81
98.25
63.80
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
75.43
101.67
78.82
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
7.13
6.52
-9.97

Profitability Ratios

CNR
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
74.46
80.97
33.91
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
75.50
80.94
36.55
Operation Margin % - TTM
34.10
38.38
-166.54
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
39.79
39.48
-215.72
Pretax Margin % - TTM
32.67
36.27
-175.22
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
38.85
37.26
-234.83
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
24.58
27.05
-183.27
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
34.32
30.46
-235.18

Efficiency

CNR
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
545,447.60
583,224.85
409,540.75
Net Income/Employee - TTM
134,090.50
158,663.35
-1,286.43
Receivables Turnover - TTM
12.12
11.08
8.16
Inventory Turnover - TTM
5.56
5.33
9.97
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.32
0.33
0.76

Management Effectiveness

CNR
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
7.90
9.06
-40.78
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
12.09
--
-40.54
Return on Investment - TTM
8.63
9.83
-28.99
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
12.09
--
-40.54
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
18.95
18.95
-36.14
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
28.77
--
-39.31