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I Hear the Train A' Coming...

North American rail transportation has proven to be a very rewarding sector to be in recent years. The rail industry has attracted the attention of several notable investors for several key reasons: it is one of the most fuel efficient methods of transporting goods and barriers to entry are extremely high - they simply aren't going to be making any more railways soon. Railroads also hold a very special place in the hearts of the students of Ben Graham, as many of the examples set forth in Security Analysis discuss the valuation of railroad bonds.

In an earlier article, I discussed a possible "cigar-butt" opportunity in a rail car producer, FreightCar America (NASDAQ:RAIL...

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