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Jan 15, 2013, 06:30 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports December 2012 and Fourth Quarter 2012 Carloads

 RailAmerica today reported that its total freight carloads for the month ended December 31, 2012 were 67,562, down 4.7% from 70,889 in...


Dec 13, 2012, 06:30 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports November 2012 Carloads

RailAmerica today reported that its total freight carloads for the month ended November 30, 2012 were 70,877, up 1.9% from 69,541 in November...


Nov 13, 2012, 06:00 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports October 2012 Carloads

RailAmerica today reported that its total freight carloads for the month ended October 31, 2012 were 75,833, up 6.2% from 71,418 in October...


Nov 05, 2012, 06:00 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results

Third Quarter Highlights - Revenue increased 11% versus third quarter 2011. - Operating income down 31%; (up 25% excluding 45G...


Oct 11, 2012, 17:01 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports September 2012 Monthly Carloads

On October 1, 2012, RailAmerica, Inc. (RailAmerica) was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWI) (NYSE: GWR) and simultaneously deregistered...


Sep 12, 2012, 17:00 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports August 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads for the month ended August 31, 2012 were 74,813, up 2.9% from 72,697 in...


Aug 13, 2012, 17:10 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports July 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads for the month ended July 31, 2012 were 72,433, up 5.4% from 68,727 in...


Jul 25, 2012, 07:00 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results

Second Quarter Highlights - Revenue increased 12% versus second quarter 2011. - Operating income up 19%; (up 28% excluding 45G benefit,...


Jun 12, 2012, 07:30 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports May 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads for the month ended May 31, 2012 were 75,384, up 8% from 69,776 in May...


May 21, 2012, 17:01 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Announces Plan to Redeem $74 million of 9.25% Senior Secured Notes due 2017

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today announced that it is redeeming $74 million of its 9.25% Senior Secured Notes on June 25, 2012, in accordance...


May 10, 2012, 17:01 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports April 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads in April 2012 were 71,936 compared with 72,081 in April 2011. The...


May 01, 2012, 17:10 ET RailAmerica Completes Acquisition Marquette Rail

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Marquette Rail LLC for approximately $40...


Apr 25, 2012, 16:31 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2012 Results

First Quarter Highlights - Operating income up 32%; (up 57% excluding 45G benefit and asset sales[1]). - Net loss of $0.80 per share...


Apr 23, 2012, 17:29 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Chief Financial Officer to Present at Wells Fargo Securities 2012 Industrial and Construction Conference

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) Chief Financial Officer, Clyde Preslar, will present at the Wells Fargo Securities 2012 Industrial and Construction...


Apr 11, 2012, 06:30 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports March 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads in March 2012 were 74,414, down 3.0% from 76,732 in March 2011. The...


Apr 09, 2012, 18:09 ET RailAmerica Completes Acquisition of Majority Interest in the Wellsboro and Corning Railroad and Industrial Waste Group

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of a seventy-percent interest in the Wellsboro and Corning...


Apr 05, 2012, 08:58 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings Call and Webcast

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) will present its first quarter 2012 earnings on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. Eastern Time via live...


Mar 07, 2012, 17:15 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports February 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads in February 2012 were 69,590, up 9.9% from 63,347 in February...


Mar 01, 2012, 17:15 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Announces Completion of Cash Tender Offer, New Credit Facility, and Upsized Revolving Credit Facility

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that it has closed on a new $585 million credit facility.  The new seven-year term loan carries a...


Feb 23, 2012, 15:07 ET RailAmerica, Inc. to Present at Upcoming Conferences

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) will present at the following two conferences: - Chief Financial Officer, Clyde Preslar will present at the...


Feb 14, 2012, 19:07 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Announces Initial Results of its Cash Tender Offer for up to $444,000,000 of its 9.25% Senior Secured Notes Due 2017

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) (the "Company") announced today the initial results of its previously announced cash tender offer to purchase up to...


Feb 14, 2012, 18:43 ET The Providence and Worcester Railroad and RailAmerica Announce Strategic Alliance

The Providence and Worcester Railroad (Nasdaq: PWX) and the New England Central Railroad, part of the RailAmerica (NYSE: RA) family, are pleased to...


Feb 14, 2012, 06:30 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports January 2012 Monthly Carloads

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) today reported that its total freight carloads in January 2012 were 71,737, up 4.0% from 68,963 in January 2011. The...


Feb 08, 2012, 16:30 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results

Fourth Quarter Highlights - Revenue increased 15% versus fourth quarter 2010. - Net income of $0.29 per share. - Adjusted net...


Feb 01, 2012, 17:10 ET RailAmerica, Inc. Announces Cash Tender Offer for up to $444,000,000 of its 9.25% Senior Secured Notes Due 2017

RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE: RA) (the "Company") announced today that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase up to $444,000,000 in aggregate...