Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) (TSE:CNR) Insider Iii Gates William Henry Sells 18,597 Shares of Stock

Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) (TSE:CNR) (NYSE:CNI) insider Iii Gates William Henry sold 18,597 shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) stock in a transaction on Monday, December 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$146.05, for a total transaction of C$2,716,127.71. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 17,063,042 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately C$2,492,090,181.64.

Iii Gates William Henry also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, December 30th, Iii Gates William Henry sold 36,796 shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) stock. The shares were sold at an average price of C$145.26, for a total transaction of C$5,344,940.60.
  • On Wednesday, December 23rd, Iii Gates William Henry sold 36,061 shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) stock. The shares were sold at an average price of C$143.98, for a total transaction of C$5,192,007.68.

CNR opened at C$139.94 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 73.63, a current ratio of 1.05 and a quick ratio of 0.59. The company has a market capitalization of C$99.39 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.35. The firm’s fifty day moving average price is C$140.95 and its two-hundred day moving average price is C$135.56. Canadian National Railway Company has a 1 year low of C$92.01 and a 1 year high of C$149.11.

Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) (TSE:CNR) (NYSE:CNI) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 20th. The company reported C$1.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of C$1.45 by C($0.07). The business had revenue of C$3.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$3.51 billion. As a group, equities analysts anticipate that Canadian National Railway Company will post 6.2915347 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 30th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 9th were issued a $0.575 dividend. This represents a $2.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.64%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, December 8th. Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO)’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 47.45%.

A number of analysts have commented on CNR shares. CIBC boosted their price target on shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) from C$141.00 to C$153.00 in a research note on Monday, December 7th. TD Securities boosted their price target on shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) from C$155.00 to C$165.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 21st. Raymond James set a C$145.00 price target on shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 21st. UBS Group decreased their price target on shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) from C$150.00 to C$148.00 in a research note on Wednesday, October 21st. Finally, Scotiabank boosted their price target on shares of Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) from C$137.00 to C$152.00 in a research note on Friday, October 9th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO) presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of C$140.27.

About Canadian National Railway Company (CNR.TO)

Canadian National Railway Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rail and related transportation business. The company's portfolio of goods comprises petroleum and chemicals, fertilizers, coal, metals and minerals, forest products, grain, intermodal, and automotive products serving exporters, importers, retailers, farmers, and manufacturers.

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