Norfolk Southern Reports $1.6 billion Net Income for 2015

Norfolk Southern Corp. reported that its railway operating revenues reached $10.5 billion in 2015, and income from railway operations was $2.9 billion.

Fourth-quarter net income was $361 million, or $1.20 per diluted share, compared with $511 million, or $1.64 per diluted share, in fourth-quarter 2014. For 2015, net income was $1.6 billion, or $5.10 per diluted share, compared with $2.0 billion, or $6.39 per diluted share, in 2014.

Results included expenses related to restructuring the company’s Triple Crown Services subsidiary and closing its Roanoke, Va., office, which together reduced fourth-quarter net income by $31 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, and lowered 2015 net income by $58 million, or $0.19 per diluted share.