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Road and Rail Railroads

  • File photo: An Amtrak worker walks along the tracks after checking for debris beneath the train

    Amtrak plans to move holiday travelers through a snowstorm forecast to hit the East Coast, but the system needs investment badly, said its CEO, Joseph Boardman.

  • Making trains profitable again: Amtrak CEO

    The U.S. is not making the investment in infrastructure, says Joseph Boardman, Amtrak president & CEO, discussing how to make trains profitable.

  • Amtrak CEO:  Ridership demand increasing

    Joseph Boardman, Amtrak president & CEO, discusses the increase in train ridership amid a deteriorating infrastructure in the U.S.

  • Crude collapse: Planes, trains & autos

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Morgan Brennan take a look at how shifting prices in crude oil are impacting planes, trains and automobiles.

  • Amtrak train pulls into the train station at Emeryville, California.

    As more goods travel by rail, Amtrak and other railway systems are seeing mounting collateral damage: gridlock.

  • Transports chug to new highs

    Jason Seidl, Cowen & Company, provides perspective on what's driving transports higher as oil prices slide lower.

  • Norfolk Southern CEO: Have growth potential without M&A

    Charles "Wick" Moorman, Norfolk Southern CEO, explains why he doesn't think the industry needs more mergers to have a bright and compelling future.

  • CSX freight lines run through center city Philadelphia

    CHICAGO, Oct 14- No. 3 U.S. railroad CSX Corp on Tuesday reported a rise in third-quarter profit, beating forecasts and predicting double-digit growth for 2015 as it moved more freight on its network due to a growing U.S. economy. CSX reported earnings per share of 51 cents, up from 45 cents a year ago and beating the 48 cents expected by Wall Street analysts.

  • CSX CEO: Moving about 3 crude trains daily

    After CSX reported record Q3 earnings, the company's CEO Michael Ward, discusses what the move in oil prices means for his business, and steps to ensure safety for oil transportation.

  • CSX Q3 earnings beat

    CSX is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.51 on revenue of $3.22 billion, with CNBC's Morgan Brennan.

  • Hop aboard the train trend?

    Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners senior research analyst, breaks down the freight flows in the railway sector to find the best plays in the space.

  • Rail stocks on a roll

    CNBC's Dominic Chu explains why railroad stocks have been steady all year and discusses if even bigger gains are ahead.

  • Check on road & rail stocks

    Up until today, transportation stocks had been showing signs of strength. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the road and rail group is still one of the best performing in the S&P this month, and provides insight to trucking and transport company Ryder System.

  • Grain elevators and freight train

    A record harvest will likely cause financial hardships on grain farmers due to a lack of rail service. Some point the finger at the oil industry for the problem.

  • Rail car stocks to watch

    Sal Vitale, Sterne Agee transportation analyst, digs into the best rail stock picks now, and discusses if a bust in the industry is coming.

  • Transports on a roll

    Looking at signals of a recovery from the rail and transport industry, with Jason Seidl, Cowen & Co.

  • Union Pacific CEO: Everything heading right direction

    Jack Koraleski, Union Pacific CEO, discusses the rail operators Q2 earnings and explains why he is optimistic about the second half.

  • Norfolk Southern CEO: Rail industry 'great safety record'

    Wick Moorman, Norfolk Southern CEO, discusses his company's quarter, low coal inventories, and the new safety precautions for shipping oil via railroads.

  • DOT readies new rail rules

    The Department of Transportation has proposed new safety rules for moving crude oil and ethanol by rail. CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at how this influencing rail stocks.

  • A Long Island Rail Road train sits at the platform in the Brooklyn borough of New York.

    A strike on New York's Long Island Rail Road has been averted after a tentative agreement was reached, a labor union said on its website.