Railroad stocks in focus

|By:, SA News Editor

Canada's Transportation Safety Board would like to see regulators in the U.S. and Canada adopt stricter standards to ensure safety on both new and older railroad cars. A particular from the board is on tankers carrying oil and other dangerous products.

The early round of earnings report from railroad companies have been strong (Norfolk Southern, Union Pacific).

Railroad stocks: UNP, NSC, CSX, CNI, ARII, GBX, CP, KSU, CNI.