UPS and FedEx Shares Closer Down Over 1% Among Largest Transportation Stocks Today

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information on today’s market action by the top stocks, as measured by market capitalization, in the Transportation sector:

  1. United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS): The shares closed at $64.35, down $1.26, or 1.92%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $60.74 to $77.00. Volume today was 7,347,044 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 5,537,340 shares. Its market capitalization is $63.11 billion, its trailing P/E is 15.85, its trailing earnings are $4.06 per share, and it pays a dividend of $2.08 per share, for a dividend yield of 3.20%. About the company: United Parcel Service, Inc.(NYSE:UPS) delivers packages and documents throughout the United States and in other countries and territories. The Company also provides global supply chain services and less-than-truckload transportation, primarily in the U.S. UPS’s business consists of integrated air and ground pick-up and delivery network
  2. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP): The shares closed at $88.52, up $0.25, or 0.28%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $78.00 to $107.89. Volume today was 3,528,584 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 3,341,480 shares. Its market capitalization is $43.21billion, its trailing P/E is 14.73, its trailing earnings are $6.01 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.90 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.20%. About the company: Union Pacific Corporation is a rail transportation company. The Company’s railroad hauls a variety of goods, including agricultural, automotive, and chemical products. Union Pacific offersslong-haul routes from all major West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways as well as connects with Canada’s rail systems and serves the major gateways to Mexico.
  3. Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI): The shares closed at $70.88, down $0.78, or 1.09%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $62.54 to $81.26. Volume today was 1,135,799 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 1,021,970 shares. Its market capitalization is $31.95billion, its trailing P/E is 14.26, its trailing earnings are $4.97 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.33 per share, for a dividend yield of 1.90%. About the company: Canadian National Railway Company operates a network of track in Canada and the United States. The Company transports forest products, grain and grain products, coal, sulfur, and fertilizers, intermodal, and automotive products. Canadian National operates a fleet of locomotives and railcars.
  4. FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX): The shares closed at $73.60, down $1.3, or 1.74%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $71.33 to $98.66. Volume today was 4,048,058 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 3,183,430 shares. Its market capitalization is $23.40billion, its trailing P/E is 16.11, its trailing earnings are $4.57 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.52 per share, for a dividend yield of 0.70%. About the company: FedEx Corp. delivers packages and freight to multiple countries and territories throught an integrated global network. The Company provides worldwide express delivery, ground small-parcel delivery, less-than-truckload freight delivery, supply chain management services, customs brokerage services, and trade facilitation and electronic commerce solutions.
  5. CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX): The shares closed at $20.36, down $0.2, or 0.97%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $17.70 to $27.06. Volume today was 9,338,359 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 10,679,200 shares. Its market capitalization is $22.30billion, its trailing P/E is 13.09, its trailing earnings are $1.56 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.48 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.30%. About the company: CSX Corporation is an international freight transportation company. The Company provides rail, intermodal, domestic container-shipping, barging, and contract logistics services around the world. CSX’s rail transportation services are provided principally throughout the eastern United States.
  6. Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC): The shares closed at $65.03, down $0.09, or 0.14%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $57.18 to $78.40. Volume today was 4,574,866 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 2,821,480 shares. Its market capitalization is $22.62billion, its trailing P/E is 13.73, its trailing earnings are $4.74 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.72 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.60%. About the company: Norfolk Southern Corporation provides rail transportation services. The Company transports raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods primarily in the Southeast, East, and Midwest and, via interchange with rail carriers, to and from the rest of the United States. Norfolk Southern also transports overseas freight through several Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports
  7. C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRW): The shares closed at $65.40, down $1.59, or 2.37%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $62.30 to $82.61. Volume today was 2,078,324 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 1,268,080 shares. Its market capitalization is $10.81billion, its trailing P/E is 26.16, its trailing earnings are $2.50 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.16 per share, for a dividend yield of 1.70%. About the company: C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. provides multimodal transportation services and logistics solutions. The Company operates a network of offices in North America, Europe, Asia, South America, and the Middle East. C.H. Robinson provides a variety of logistics services, such as fresh produce sourcing and freight consolidation.
  8. Expeditors International of Washington (NASDAQ:EXPD): The shares closed at $41.84, down $1.24, or 2.88%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $40.14 to $57.15. Volume today was 2,335,443 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 2,140,490 shares. Its market capitalization is $8.87billion, its trailing P/E is 23.91, its trailing earnings are $1.75 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.50 per share, for a dividend yield of 1.20%. About the company: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. is a global logistics company. The Company provides air and ocean freight forwarding, vendor consolidation, customs clearance, marine insurance, distribution, and other international logistics services.
  9. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP): The shares closed at $54.28, down $1.12, or 2.02%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $53.00 to $69.92. Volume today was 774,635 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 733,058 shares. Its market capitalization is $9.20billion, its trailing P/E is 16.64, its trailing earnings are $3.26 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.22 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.20%. About the company: Canadian Pacific Railway Limited is a Class 1 transcontinental railway, providing freight and intermodal services over a network in Canada and the United States. The Company’s mainline network serves major Canadian ports and cities from Montreal to Vancouver, and key centers in the United States Midwest and Northeast.
  10. China Southern Airlines Limited (ADR) (NYSE:ZNH): The shares closed at $33.02, up $0.8, or 2.48%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $19.80 to $39.30. Volume today was 30,078 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 48,950 shares. Its market capitalization is $6.48 billion, its trailing P/E is 5.95, its trailing earnings are $5.55 per share. About the company: China Southern Airlines Company Limited provides commercial airline services throughout China, Southeast Asia and other parts of the world. The Company also provides other airline related services including aircraft maintenance and air catering.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Yahoo Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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