The top gainers for today include CSX Corporation CSX from the sector Services with a gain of 0.64%. The price is $ 46.93, at present and the target price is $ 52.21.
The weekly performance for CSX Corporation is -0.59%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 18.44%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 2.90%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by 0.18% and the 52-week low is 95.80%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for CSX Corporation is not as bright as it currently stands at 0.11% and 28.21%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
CSX Corporation has a total market capitalization of 43478.3 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 4.90%. It has a dividend yield of 1.53% while the payout ratio is 39.70%.
CSX Corporation has a gross margin of 74.90% and an operating margin of 29.60%. The net profit margin stands at 15.50%.
The weekly volatility is 1.93% and the monthly volatility is 1.93%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.