Surface Transportation Board February 24, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Railroad Cost of Capital-2010
Document Number: 2011-4157
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-02-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is instituting a proceeding to determine the railroad industry's cost of capital for 2010. The decision solicits comments on the following issues: (1) The railroads' 2010 current cost of debt capital; (2) the railroads' 2010 current cost of preferred equity capital (if any); (3) the railroads' 2010 cost of common equity capital; and (4) the 2010 capital structure mix of the railroad industry on a market value basis. Comments should focus on the various cost of capital components listed above using the same methodology followed in Railroad Cost of Capital2009, EP 558 (Sub-No. 13) (STB served Oct. 29, 2010).
BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 2011-4105
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-02-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation