Updated from 1:29 p.m. ET
shares surged on Wednesday, a day after the railcar maker reported
, leading the railroad sector higher.
The Chicago-based company's shares were up $1.19, or 7.3% to $17.48.
of China were up 93 cents, or 6.1%, to $16.26.
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
( BNI), a holding of
, was up 78 cents, or 1.2% to $63.72.
were up 37 cents, or 1.4% to $27.85.
shares were up 15 cents, or 0.4% to $40.96.