In the face of a gloomy economy where consumer spending is tepid, some of the smartest minds in the investment world have recently made big bets on the sleepy railway transporters. First it was Warren Buffett buying a big stake in Burlington Northern ( BNI). Bill Gates' investment vehicle also has a large stake in CN Railway. Both have been winning bets, appreciating 27% and 6% respectively in the last year.But both of these transporters' gains have been eclipsed by Jacksonville-based CSX ( CSX), which has racked up a 45% increase in its share price in the last 52 weeks -- mostly coming in the last three months.
Cramer Interviews CSX Corp. CEO