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Norfolk Southern Corp (NYSE:NSC)
Pretax Income
$2,708 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2015)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Norfolk Southern Corp's pretax income for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $724 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $2,708 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's pretax margin was 26.69%.

During the past 13 years, Norfolk Southern Corp's highest Pretax Margin was 26.96%. The lowest was 19.90%. And the median was 24.93%.


Definition

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

Norfolk Southern Corp's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=3575+104+-545+9+-9
=3,134

Norfolk Southern Corp's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=822+39+-137+0+0
=724

Norfolk Southern Corp Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 790 (Dec. 2014 ) + 495 (Mar. 2015 ) + 699 (Jun. 2015 ) + 724 (Sep. 2015 ) = $2,708 Mil.

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


Explanation

Norfolk Southern Corp's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=724/2713
=26.69%

During the past 13 years, Norfolk Southern Corp's highest Pretax Margin was 26.96%. The lowest was 19.90%. And the median was 24.93%.

* 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 Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Pretax Income 2,2302,2372,7501,6222,3672,9182,7582,9653,1342,442

Norfolk Southern Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
Pretax Income 748783554898892790495699724524
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