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May 3, 2022, 5:11 p.m. EDT

Norfolk Southern Corp. stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYS:NSC) slipped 0.21% to $256.08 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.48% to 4,175.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.20% to 33,128.79. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Norfolk Southern Corp. closed $43.12 below its 52-week high ($299.20), which the company reached on December 31st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Union Pacific Corp. (NYS:UNP) fell 0.33% to $232.10, Canadian National Railway Co. (NYS:CNI) rose 0.55% to $118.15, and CSX Corp. (NAS:CSX) rose 0.70% to $34.53. Trading volume (1.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.

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