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2014-01-31 16:20:19

MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) provided updated information today with respect to its on-going share repurchase program after giving effect to the two-for-one stock split completed in December 2013. On a post-split basis, CN may purchase up to 30 million common shares by way of its normal course issuer bid during the period from Oct. 29, 2013, to Oct. 23, 2014. CN announced on Oct. 25, 2013, that it intends to purchase common shares pursuant...

2014-01-31 12:20:09

MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today that the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference - Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY) has advised the Company that the tentative labour agreements negotiated with the union in October 2013 have failed to ratify. The TCRC-CTY represents approximately 3,000 CN train conductors, trainpersons, yardpersons and traffic coordinators on CN's network in Canada. Jim Vena, CN executive vice-president...

2014-01-30 16:20:55

MONTREAL, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 16 per cent increase in the Company's cash dividend. With this increase, the Company's dividend on an annualized basis is C$1.00 per common share. A quarterly dividend of twenty-five cents (C$0.25) per common share will be paid on March 31, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 10, 2014. Luc Jobin, CN executive vice-president...

2014-01-30 08:22:31

MONTREAL, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 financial and operating results today, Jan. 30, 2014, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast at 4.30 p.m. ET today. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call. Parties in North America who are interested in participating in, or listening...

2014-01-08 12:20:27

OMAHA, Neb., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Pacific today announced that D. Lynn Kelley and Joseph O'Connor will assume new positions within the organization. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110304/LA59497LOGO) Kelley, currently vice president of Continuous Improvement, will take on the added responsibility of the company's supply organization. As vice president of Supply and Continuous Improvement, she will be responsible for purchasing, strategic sourcing, and the...

2014-01-07 12:20:21

MONTREAL, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 financial and operating results on Jan. 30, 2014, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast at 4.30 p.m. ET Jan. 30. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call. Parties in North America who are interested in participating in, or listening to,...

2014-01-06 16:21:04

OMAHA, Neb., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Pacific Railroad recently initiated a new intermodal service between Laredo, Texas, and Memphis, Tenn., supporting growing transportation needs for the automotive manufacturing and intermodal marketplaces. This industry-leading, third-morning service connects businesses in the southeastern United States and Mexico, via safe, cost-effective and environmentally friendly rail transportation. (Logo:...

2014-01-02 16:20:11

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE: GWR) CALGARY, AB and DARIEN, CT, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific (CP) (TSX:CP) (NYSE:CP) and Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) (NYSE: GWR) announced today that they have executed an agreement pursuant to which CP will sell the west end of its Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern (DM&E) line to G&W for continued rail operations. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140102/MM39721-a) (Photo:...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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