Canadian National Railway Company


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Q3 2021 Canadian National Railway Co Earnings Release

Latest Developments


Canadian National Outlines Details Of Strategic Plan

Kansas City Southern Terminates Canadian National Railway Merger Agreement and Is Entering Into Merger Agreement with Canadian Pacific Railway

TCI Funds Requisition Special Meeting Of Canadian National Railway Shareholders


About Canadian National Railway Company

Canadian National Railway Co is engaged in the rail and related transportation business. The Company's network of approximately 20,000 route miles of track spans Canada and mid-America, connecting approximately three coasts, including the Atlantic, the Pacific and the Gulf of Mexico and serving the cities and ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert (British Columbia), Montreal, Halifax, New Orleans, and Mobile (Alabama), and the metropolitan areas of Toronto, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Calgary, Chicago, Memphis, Detroit, Duluth (Minnesota)/Superior (Wisconsin), and Jackson (Mississippi), with connections to all points in North America. Its network and connections to all Class I railroads provide its customers access to the three North American Free Trade Agreement nations. It carries over 300 million tons of cargo, serving exporters, importers, retailers, farmers and manufacturers. Its freight includes seven commodity representing a portfolio of goods.



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935 de la Gauchetiere St W


H3B 2M9



Executive Leadership

Robert L. Pace

Independent Chairman of the Board

Jean-Jacques Ruest

President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Ghislain Houle

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Robert Reilly

Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Dorothea Klein

Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President

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UPDATE 1-Canadian National to resume buyback after abandoning Kansas City deal

Canadian National Railway Co said on Friday it would resume a previously approved share buyback, days after walking away from its $29.6-billion deal for U.S. railroad operator Kansas City Southern.

Canadian National to resume previously approved share buyback

Canadian National Railway Co said on Friday it would resume share repurchases under the plan approved by its board in January.

UPDATE 3-Canadian Pacific clinches $27-bln Kansas City Southern deal as rival bows out

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd inked a $27.2 billion cash-and-stock deal to buy Kansas City Southern on Wednesday after Canadian National Railway Co conceded it could not save its own $29.6-billion deal for the U.S. railway.

Canadian National not to proceed with deal for Kansas City Southern

Canadian National Railway Co said on Wednesday it would not proceed with its $29.6 billion offer to buy Kansas City Southern, paving the way for the U.S. railroad operator to be bought by rival Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (Reporting by Abhijith Ganapavaram in Bengaluru...

Kansas City Southern determines Canadian Pacific bid superior to other offer

Kansas City Southern said on Sunday it has received a revised proposal from Canadian Pacific , which the board determined was superior to the offer from Canadian National Railway.

Canadian National Railway makes COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for workers

Canadian National Railway Co said on Wednesday that all its employees in Canada must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Nov. 1.

UPDATE 3-Markets cheer as Kansas City puts off shareholder meet after deal setback

* Shares of bidders, Kansas City rise (Recasts with comments, adds link to Breakingviews, timeline, updates share movement)

CANADA STOCKS-Rail merger news lifts industrial stocks to record high

Canada's main index rose on Wednesday as railroad stocks jumped after regulators halted Canadian National's deal to buy U.S. peer Kansas City Southern, potentially paving the way for rival Canadian Pacific to usurp the deal.

UPDATE 7-U.S. regulator rejects Canadian National's voting trust to buy Kansas City Southern

The U.S. rail regulator on Tuesday rejected a voting trust structure that would have allowed Canadian National Railway Co to proceed with its $29 billion proposed acquisition of U.S. peer Kansas City Southern .

UPDATE 2-Kansas City Southern may delay Canadian National deal vote

Kansas City Southern said on Thursday it has turned down a $27 billion bid from Canadian Pacific Railway and will delay a shareholder vote on a $29 billion deal to sell itself to Canadian National Railway Co if the rail regulator does not rule on the deal in the next five...

Kansas City rejects Canadian Pacific's new proposal, sticks with Canadian National

Kansas City Southern said on Thursday its board determined that the unsolicited proposal received from Canadian Pacific Railway does not constitute a "superior proposal" to its agreement with Canadian National Railway Co.

UPDATE 6-Canadian Pacific challenges Canadian National with $27 bln Kansas City Southern bid

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd presented a new $27 billion offer for U.S. peer Kansas City Southern on Tuesday, lower than a $29 billion rival bid from Canadian National Railway Co, hoping antitrust concerns over the latter will give it an edge.

UPDATE 2-Broad rail freight recovery fuels Canadian National's revenue, profit

Canadian National Railway Co on Tuesday reported a rise in quarterly revenue and profit that was broadly in line with estimates as a North American economic recovery boosted freight volumes at the country's biggest railroad operator.

Canadian National Railway revenue rises 12.1%

Canadian National Railway Co on Tuesday reported a 12.1% rise in quarterly revenue, as the country's biggest railroad operator shipped more petroleum, chemicals and intermodal freight.

UPDATE 1-Kansas City Southern revenue jumps 37% as freight volumes rebound

Kansas City Southern, which has agreed to be taken over by Canadian National Railway Co , on Friday reported a 37% jump in quarterly revenue, as a recovery from the pandemic-led downturn boosted freight volumes and fuel surcharges.

UPDATE 3-Canada orders rail restrictions to reduce wildfire risk

Canada on Sunday ordered rail transport restrictions for areas where there is a high wildfire risk after a blaze wiped out the town of Lytton, British Columbia, and killed two people earlier this month.

UPDATE 1-Canadian National to divest Kansas City Southern's 70-mile rail overlap

Canadian National Railway said on Wednesday it would divest Kansas City Southern's 70-mile rail line between New Orleans and Baton Rouge to eliminate the only overlap between the two railroad operators.

Canadian National to divest Kansas City Southern's 70-mile rail overlap

Canadian National Railway said on Wednesday it would divest Kansas City Southern's 70-mile rail line between New Orleans and Baton Rouge to eliminate the only overlap between the two railroad operators.

UPDATE 2-Kansas City Southern sticks to Canadian National after Canadian Pacific fails to raise bid

Kansas City Southern on Friday reiterated that Canadian National Railway's offer was "superior" after Canadian Pacific Railway refused to raise its bid, moving a step closer to creating the largest ever merger of North American railways by transaction value.

Canadian Pacific says open to re-engaging with Kansas City, does not raise bid

Canadian Pacific Railway said on Friday it was willing to re-engage with Kansas City Southern , without raising its offer for the U.S. railroad operator, hoping that rival Canadian National Railway's bid would be shot down by a U.S. transport regulator.

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