CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) showed P/E ratio of 30.09

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Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

CSX Corporation (CSX) reported sales (ttm) of 11.32 Billion, whereas, 19 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 2842.49 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 2935 million and lower end at 2764.4 million while the year ago reported sale was 2787.6 million.

19 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 2959.52 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 3123 million and 2834 million respectively.

CSX Corporation (CSX) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Jul 18 AMC, whereas, 26 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.59. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.62 and lower end at 0.56 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.49.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.61 reported by 26 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Jun2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.61 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.65 and 0.57 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.48. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 6 analysts is at 14.54%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 22.2 and 10.

Valuation Ratios of CSX Corporation (CSX) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the CSX Corporation (CSX). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

CSX Corporation (CSX) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 30.09 while the company’s industry has 24.27 P/E and the sector P/E is 22.92. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 19.88 and low P/E is 10.85, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 27.05 and 46.16 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 13.94 for the industry and 13.97 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, CSX has Beta of 1.32 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.79 and 0.94 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of CSX stands at 4.49 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 4.36. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 16.78, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 16.4 and 26.91 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of CSX Corporation (CSX) stands at -1.26 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 5.3 and 6.72 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 1.2 and 0.86.

CSX Corporation (CSX) Trading Statistics:

The company surged 0.46% and closed its last trading session at $54.83. The market capitalization of the company is at $50.59 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $55.48 on 07/13/17 and 52-week Low of $27.46 on 08/02/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.35% and Monthly Volatility of 1.54%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.32 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.86.