Road and Rail Railroads

  • 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.

  • DOT issues emergency order on Bakken shipments

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the Department of Transportation is ordering all company's transporting Bakken oil by rail to notify the communities they are traveling through.

  • A train is derailed west of Casselton, North Dakota

    U.S. companies moving crude via rail must tell states when a cargo is moving across their jurisdiction, the Transportation Secretary said.

  • Energy revolution fueling economy: BNSF

    Matthew Rose, BNSF executive chairman, explains how domestic energy production is helping the economy grow.

  • Josh Brown buys Greenbrier

    FMHR trader Josh Brown explains why investors should buy railroad freight car maker The Greenbrier Companies.

  • The cargo conundrum

    CNBC's Dominic Chu provides insight on road and rail stocks, in addition to providing perspective on air freight and logistics.

  • Gas pump prices

    Gasoline prices have increased in part because of an ethanol price hike, but the national average will stay low this summer.

  • Gartman: US learned way without Keystone

    Discussing whether the U.S. really needs the Keystone XL oil pipeline, with Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter.

  • Riding the economic rails: BNSF CEO

    Carl Ice, CEO of BNSF Railway, shares his thoughts on the renaissance in the railroad industry as commodity shipping picks up steam after this winter's harsh weather. We handled half the growth that the industry had, says Ice.

  • Gauging the rail industry

    Discussing whether the increase in oil shipments by railway in the U.S. is causing congestion on the rail for other commodities, with Tony Hatch, ABH Consulting. Also, a look at the investment environment for rail stocks.

  • Oil by rail shipments causing congestion: WSJ

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman & CEO, weighs in on the WSJ report saying there is a surge in oil being shipped by rail which is "sidetracking" other industries. Dan Gilbert, Quicken Loans founder & Chairman, weighs in.

  • New rail rules for oil shipments

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports U.S. rail has agreed to slow trains carrying oil through cities, following a string of explosions.

  • Riding the rail stocks

    Large blocks of rail stocks were bought today, according to the Fast Money traders. What's the play on the rails?

  • Transports skid into nasty winter

    Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, explains how severe winter weather is impacting the transports. There may be an opportunity to buy some of these stocks at a discount, says Broughton.

  • Train derails in Pennsylvania

    A train carrying propane and oil derailed in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, reports WXPI-TV reporter Dave Bondy. The oil is leaking, but it is not endangering any residences in the area.

  • Train hauling oil derails in Pennsylvania

    A Norfolk Southern train carrying crude oil derails in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania.

  • Warning signals on Dow transports

    Are regulations slowing down transports? Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners, shares his thoughts on what's driving transportation stocks lower and provides an outlook on the sector.

  • Norfolk Southern CEO: Really good quarter

    Norfolk Southern CEO Wick Moorman says his company continues to run a "very good railroad," and discusses how "people and technology" have helped boost efficiency.

  • This photo provided by Cass County Commissioner Ken Pawluk shows a train derailment and fire west of Casselton, N.D.

    Recent accidents have analysts looking at companies that could be exposed to new rules governing oil shipments from the Bakken region.

  • Amtrak spokeswoman on modified schedule

    How the winter storm has impacted train travel, with Amtrak spokeswoman Christina Leeds.