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2014-04-22 16:21:36

VANCOUVER, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2014 dividend on the Company's common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of twenty-five cents (C$0.25) per common share will be paid on June 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 9, 2014. CN is a true backbone of the economy, transporting approximately C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide...

2014-04-22 12:21:52

NORFOLK, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 54 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June 10, to stockholders of record on May 2. Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 127 consecutive quarters. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company...

2014-04-22 12:20:59

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX employees are joining together this month in celebration of Earth Day and CSX's longstanding commitments to sustainability. As part of that commitment, in addition to many Earth Day events throughout its network, this year CSX is bringing special attention to the importance of proper recycling of electronics. "Sustainability is vital to CSX's long-term prosperity," said Carl Gerhardstein, assistant vice president of health, environment...

2014-04-22 08:23:29

MONTREAL, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2014 financial and operating results today, April 22, 2014, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast at 4.30 p.m. EDT 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 to,...

2014-04-15 16:20:58

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- First-quarter earnings per share of $0.40 -- CSX continues to expect modest full-year earnings growth -- Merchandise and intermodal show continued strength, and the utility coal environment is improving -- Quarterly dividend increases 7 percent beginning in second quarter to $0.16 per share CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today announced first-quarter net earnings of $398 million, or $0.40 per...

2014-04-15 12:22:12

CALGARY, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Keith Creel, President and Chief Operating Officer, Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) will address The Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference 2014 on Thursday, May 8th at 12:00pm Eastern in Boston, Massachusetts. There will be a live audio webcast of Mr. Creel's fireside chat presentation. Replays of the webcast will be available in the Investor section of CP's website: www.cpr.ca About Canadian Pacific...

2014-04-14 12:21:29

NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A major expansion at Norfolk Southern's (NS) Bellevue Yard in Ohio that will make the facility one of the largest rail car classification and switching yards of its kind in North America, is nearing its completion thanks, in part, to STV, a leading engineering and construction management firm that has a history of supporting a number of significant freight rail initiatives. STV is providing construction management services for a $40 million...

2014-04-09 16:21:31

Intrusive re-regulation of railways alone will not increase rail volumes of grain, now or in the future WINNIPEG, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today Canada's grain handling and transportation system can only succeed in efficiently moving more grain to market if commercial incentives align the supply chain and if all supply chain participants are held accountable for their performance....

2014-04-09 12:21:57

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX (NYSE: CSX) today renewed its partnership with a syndication of minority-owned banks led by Citizens Trust Bank of Atlanta (CTB). The agreement marks the tenth anniversary of the relationship, part of the CSX commitment to working closely with businesses in the communities it serves. "At CSX, we recognize and applaud the role of local entrepreneurs in promoting the health of our nation's economy and growing jobs in their...

2014-04-07 12:22:25

WINNIPEG, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce on April 9, 2014. Mongeau will discuss CN's significant efforts to move a 100-year grain crop through a harsh winter, the federal government's ill-advised legislation to unfairly punish the rail industry with increased regulation of grain transportation, and the imperative for commercial alignment and supply...


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