Broad sales gains for Norfolk Southern in Q4

|About: Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)|By:, SA News Editor

Norfolk Southern (NSC) beats estimates for Q4 led by strong revenue gains across commodity groups.

Coal was the only commodity to lag behind last year's revenue total.

A strong auto industry in the U.S. helped Norfolk Southern boost general merchandise revenue by 12% during the period.

The company says it plans to increase its investment total in 2014 by 12% to $2.2B.

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