Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) is an American short line railroad holding company, maintaining an interest in 120 railroads throughout 6 countries. The company started off “Genesee and Wyoming Railroad” in 1899, and currently has its headquarters in Darien, Connecticut. The Implied Volatility (IV) of the company for 30 day ATM is at 51%, close to its 52 week high of 53%, having increased sharply from 33%. The ATM straddle premium is at its 52 week high of 10.34% while the put-call ratio (based on open interest) is at 0.19.