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Norfolk Souther Corporation (NSC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 03, 2018

Norfolk Souther Corporation ( NSC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 03, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.8 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NSC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $167.93, the dividend yield is 1.91%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NSC was $167.93, representing a -2.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $172.81 and a 50.69% increase over the 52 week low of $111.44.

NSC is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). NSC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $19.97. Zacks Investment Research reports NSC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 36.21%, compared to an industry average of 22.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NSC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to NSC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have NSC as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
  • Invesco Russell Top 200 Pure Value ETF ( PXLV )
  • Principal Contrarian Value Index ETF ( PVAL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is LRGF with an increase of 0.09% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NSC at 1.94%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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