CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) shares traded 1.54% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $50.23. The stock exchanged hands 9.55 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 8.22 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $46.35 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $56.67 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 24 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) high price target of $65 and with a conservative view have low price target of $36.

Raymond James “Upgrades” CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) in a research note issued to investors on 4/21/17 to Outperform with price target of $55.

Additionally on 3/15/17 Atlantic Equities “Upgrades” CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) to Overweight setting price target at $0 and on 2/28/17 Deutsche Bank “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $56. Furthermore on 2/10/17 Avondale Partners “Upgrades” the stock to Market Outperform at $0.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 50.66 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.05, Consequently CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.23%, 1.89% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.33.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.1. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.53 and can go high up to $0.63. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.59 derived from a total of 26 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.08. The company posted an earnings surprise of 18.6%.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 22.9% whereas during current quarter it has 25.5% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 26% during current year and 20.2% for next year. Past 5 years growth of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) observed at 1.82%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 14.48% over growth.

CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.89 Billion according to 19 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $3 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $2.76 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $11.58 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $11.25 Billion and high estimates of $11.84 Billion according to 25 number of analysts.

Currently CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.3%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 74.2%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -34.5%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -1.39%.

CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) 52-week high price stands at $52.65 and low price stands at $23.97, its price distance from 52-week high is -4.6% while its distance from 52-week low price is 109.57%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 05/08/17, and 52-week low on 06/27/16.

CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $11.32 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 4.09. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $12.57 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 4, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $1.32, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 38.08. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 1.89 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 27.43.