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Nebraska Governor OKs Keystone XL Pipeline

Governor Dave Heineman of Nebraska has sent a letter to President Obama today expressing his approval for the re-worked Keystone XL pipeline project through the state. Heineman’s approval can now ...
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Rail Sector Sinks on Norfolk Southern Earnings Warning (CNI, CP, CSX, KSU, NSC, UNP)

The rail sector has taken a hit this morning after Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC) warned late yesterday that its third-quarter earnings will fall well below expectations. Norfolk Southern now ...
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New Board at Canadian Pacific Wastes No Time

The 16-member board of directors of Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (NYSE: CP) today includes 7 new members nominated by William Ackman and his hedge fund, Pershing Square Capital Management. The ...
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Ackman Gets His Way at Canadian Pacific

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (NYSE: CP) announced this morning the resignation of Fred Green, President and CEO of the company following a 34-year career at the railroad. In its announcement ...
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CSX Kicks Off Railroad Earnings with a Bang (CNI, CP, CSX, KSU, NSC, UNP)

US railroads have suffered from the warm winter with falling volume on coal transportation, but rising prices for gasoline and diesel fuel have bumped up container (intermodal) traffic and taken ...
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Rail Dividends Trending Higher, 2011 Outlook (UNP, GSH, NSC, CSX, CNI, CP, BRK-A, BRK-B)

It turns out that Warren Buffett was right about railroads. They are part of a country's fabric, and their place as a relatively low-cost shipper is well-fixed in a country's ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AEP, AAPL, APOL, CNI, CEO, DD, FDO, FLIR, KLIC, LIZ, TKC, VZ, WYNN, YRCWD)

These are some of this Tuesday's key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls. American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE: AEP) Cut to Hold at Jefferies. ...
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Top 10 Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (CNI, CELG, FSLR, JCP, MGM, POT, QCOM, SYNA, TXN, WSM)

These are this Friday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls: Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE: CNI) Cut to Sector Peform at CIBC. Celgene Corporation ...
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Ten Canadian Companies With Management Compensation Issues

The Corporate Library’s latest annual review of corporate governance  at TSX 60 companies in Canada turned up eleven which present high or very high concerns with regard to CEO compensation: Kinross Gold ...
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Bill Gates Top Holdings (ABT, AN, BRK-A, BP, CNI, CAT, KO, COST, CCI, EK, XOM, FMX, JNJ, MCD, OTTR, RSG, SGP, WMT, WMI)

We compiled a list of the equity holdings of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and for Bill Gates' personal investment vehicle Cascade Investment.  These are as of December 31, ...
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Top Pre-Market Analyst Downgrades (AINV, BHI, CNI, RDEN, KSU, PALM, RL, RRGB, SII, TER)

These are some of the top pre-market analyst downgrades on Wall Street this Tuesday morning:Apollo Investment (AINV) Cut to Neutral at JPMorgan.Baker Hughes (BHI) Cut to Underweight at Morgan Stanley.Canadian ...
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Bill Gates & Cascade New Stock Holdings (AN, BRK-A, CNI, KOF, FSCI, FMX, GBL, TV, OTTR, PCX, LGBT, PNM, RSG, SIX, BEE)

These are the new holdings (sans ETF and sans derivatives) for Bill Gates' CASDADE INVESTMENT LLC As of September 30, 2008:AUTONATION (NYSE: AN)                       ...
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Bill Gates: Now Garbage Man & Gringo Investor (MSFT, CNI, TV, FMX, RSG, WMI, AW)

Tonight we received the quarterly filings for Cascade Investment LLC, which shows the personal investments of Bill Gates.  While the investment vehicle listed many unique holdings out there that were ...
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Bill Gates Personal Stock Holdings (MSFT, CNI, FSCI, OTTR, LGBT, PNM, RSG, SIX, FMX, TV, BRK.A)

Below are most of the equity holdings listed for Bill Gates' own Cascade Investment, L.L.C. as of December 31, 2007.  These were disclosed in a filing late in the week.  ...
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Union Pacific Warning, Warren Buffett Can Buy Rails Cheaper (UNP, CSX, BNI, NSC, CNI, BRK/A)

Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP) has just lowered earnings guidance for its fourth quarter 2007.  It said earnings will be reduced by approximately $0.20 per diluted share.  This warning is two-fold: ...
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