Canadian National Railway (TSE:CNR) (NYSE:CNI) has been assigned a C$117.00 price target by analysts at Morgan Stanley in a report released on Monday. Morgan Stanley’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 8.09% from the company’s current price.

A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on CNR. BMO Capital Markets set a C$116.00 price target on Canadian National Railway and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a report on Thursday, January 31st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on Canadian National Railway from C$116.00 to C$119.00 in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. TD Securities boosted their price target on Canadian National Railway from C$125.00 to C$130.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. Raymond James reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a C$125.00 price target on shares of Canadian National Railway in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. Finally, CIBC boosted their price target on Canadian National Railway from C$118.00 to C$119.00 in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of C$118.00.

Shares of TSE CNR traded down C$1.40 during trading on Monday, reaching C$108.24. The company had a trading volume of 500,218 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,177,100. Canadian National Railway has a twelve month low of C$90.84 and a twelve month high of C$118.62. The stock has a market cap of $80.31 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.45. The company has a quick ratio of 0.41, a current ratio of 0.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 71.25.

In related news, Director Gordon D. Giffin bought 1,796 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 31st. The stock was bought at an average price of C$110.15 per share, with a total value of C$197,823.07. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 50,367 shares of the company’s stock, valued at C$5,547,747.56. Also, Senior Officer Sean Finn sold 10,426 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of C$109.98, for a total value of C$1,146,685.89. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 13,750 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately C$1,512,270.38.

Canadian National Railway Company Profile

Canadian National Railway Company engages in rail and related transportation business. The company transports cargo serving exporters, importers, retailers, farmers, and manufacturers. It operates a network of approximately 20,000 route miles of track spans Canada and mid-America connecting the Atlantic, the Pacific, and the Gulf of Mexico.

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