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Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC)
Pretax Income
$2,965 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Norfolk Southern Corporation's pretax income for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $783 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $2,965 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corporation's pretax margin was 27.18%.

During the past 13 years, Norfolk Southern Corporation's highest Pretax Margin was 28.43%. The lowest was 4.06%. And the median was 23.27%.


Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

Norfolk Southern Corporation's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=3257+233+-525+0+0
=2,965

Norfolk Southern Corporation's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=881+39+-137+0+0
=783

Norfolk Southern Corporation Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 697 (Mar. 2013 ) + 737 (Jun. 2013 ) + 748 (Sep. 2013 ) + 783 (Dec. 2013 ) = $2,965 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Norfolk Southern Corporation's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=783/2881
=27.18%

During the past 13 years, Norfolk Southern Corporation's highest Pretax Margin was 28.43%. The lowest was 4.06%. And the median was 23.27%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Operating Income, Interest Expense, Interest Income, Non-Recurring Items, Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Norfolk Southern Corporation Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Pretax Income 1,3021,6972,2302,2372,7501,6222,3672,9182,7582,965

Norfolk Southern Corporation Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Pretax Income 884723654843640621697737748783
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