Railroads are an excellent barometer of the health of the economy and so far in 2014 rail traffic is pointing to a slowdown in the first-quarter economy in North America.
Will 2014 be another record setting year for North America's railroads?
The premium on railroad stocks is justified as the economy continues to improve.
Canadian National delivers record volume and revenue, and declares a dividend increase.
A record-setting financial and operational performance may not do much for this expensive stock.
Investors hunting for market-beating returns will need more from Canadian National.
With its stock priced to perfection,Canadian Pacific's fourth-quarter results need to impress
Facing a dismal outlook for coal loads, one of the nation's leading railroads keeps chugging along.
Union Pacific stock has soared despite challenging conditions in the railroad industry, as the company has been opportunistic in dealing with shifting demand. Will earnings keep climbing?
The railroads are all doing well, with CSX, Norfolk Southern, and Union Pacific all at all-time record highs. What sets CSX apart? Find out here.