Kirby Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:KEX)

About Kirby Corp.

Kirby Corp. logoKirby Corporation is a domestic tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in two segments: Marine Transportation and Diesel Engine Services. The Company, through its Marine Transportation segment, is a provider of marine transportation services, operating tank barges and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all the three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. Its engine services segment, sells replacement parts, provides service mechanics to overhaul and repair medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, pumps and compression products, maintains facilities to rebuild component parts or entire medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Sub-Industry: Marine
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KEX
  • CUSIP: 49726610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $60.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $58.57
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $61.33
  • 52-Week Range: $44.63 - $73.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.96
  • P/E Growth: -2.96
  • Market Cap: $3.24B
  • Outstanding Shares: 53,855,000
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Net Margins: 9.63%
  • Return on Equity: 8.02%
  • Return on Assets: 4.42%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 1.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.26%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $63.45 (5.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/28/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$50.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
9/20/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
9/20/2016RBC Capital MarketsUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$55.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
9/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$55.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
9/12/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/21/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$60.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016BB&T Corp.UpgradeHold -> Buy$80.00View Rating Details
4/29/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$60.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
4/28/2016Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> Hold$59.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
1/28/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/29/2016StephensLower Price Target$66.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
10/1/2015MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$64.00View Rating Details
5/1/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Underperform$86.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$274.21 millionN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.70$0.72$454.12 million$441.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.78$0.71$461.51 million$458.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q415$0.97$0.94$518.17 million$484.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$1.03$1.04$540.95 million$532.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$1.03$1.04$564.26 million$543.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$1.08$1.09$611.20 million$587.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$1.15$1.19$633.23 million$668.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q214$1.36$1.34$632.10 million$680.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q114$1.30$1.31$614.10 million$628.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014$1.09$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$1.13$1.13$554.75 million$568.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$1.12$1.13$573.20 million$551.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$1.05$1.08$566.44 million$563.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013$0.93$1.00$529.71 million$558.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$0.86$1.03$502.84 million$512.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312$0.90$0.95$504.40 million$521.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.82$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.91$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$1.00$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.58$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.54$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.62 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.87 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.76$0.79$0.78
Q2 20164$0.71$0.79$0.76
Q3 20163$0.59$0.82$0.72
Q4 20164$0.58$1.03$0.81
Q1 20172$0.87$1.02$0.95
Q2 20172$0.88$1.07$0.98
Q3 20172$0.88$1.07$0.98
Q4 20171$0.87$0.87$0.87
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.41%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/1/2016Monte J MillerDirectorSell3,000$69.31$207,930.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Amy D HustedVPSell500$69.25$34,625.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016James F FarleyVPSell1,500$63.73$95,595.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Dorman Lynn StrahanInsiderSell2,883$64.20$185,088.60View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016David R MosleyVPSell2,000$64.35$128,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Renato A CastroTreasurerSell589$64.52$38,002.28View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Amy D HustedVPSell1,000$59.65$59,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016William M Lamont JrDirectorSell3,500$60.22$210,770.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Joseph H ReniersVPSell2,470$59.81$147,730.70View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016William M Lamont JrDirectorSell3,500$55.76$195,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015William M Lamont JrDirectorSell3,000$55.06$165,180.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015William M. Lamont, Jr.DirectorSell1,500$67.95$101,925.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015William M Lamont JrDirectorSell3,000$70.05$210,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015William M Lamont JrDirectorSell3,000$70.03$210,090.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015William M Lamont JrDirectorSell1,000$76.25$76,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015William M Lamont JrDirectorSell1,000$78.25$78,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Joseph H ReniersVPSell2,459$79.00$194,261.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014William M Lamont JrDirectorSell1,000$122.33$122,330.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014James F FarleyInsiderSell4,000$121.09$484,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014William M Lamont JrDirectorSell2,000$120.22$240,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Ronald A DraggVPSell1,337$120.27$160,800.99View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014J H PyneChairmanSell41,178$110.18$4,536,992.04View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014William M Lamont JrDirectorSell2,500$110.19$275,475.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014William G IveyInsiderSell11,050$110.65$1,222,682.50View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014William Lamont, Jr.DirectorSell26,000$106.55$2,770,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014William IveyInsiderSell2,000$107.00$214,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014William WatermanDirectorSell14,763$102.05$1,506,564.15View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014William WatermanDirectorSell79,793$103.67$8,272,140.31View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014William WatermanDirectorSell53,194$104.37$5,551,857.78View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014William Lamont, Jr.DirectorSell5,000$106.05$530,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014David MosleyVPSell1,000$102.74$102,740.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Dorman Lynn StrahanInsiderSell4,000$101.38$405,520.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014David LemmonDirectorSell6,000$102.00$612,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Gregory BinionInsiderSell41,038$100.98$4,144,017.24View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Joseph ReniersVPSell3,400$100.73$342,482.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Richard Ross StewartDirectorSell4,790$99.08$474,593.20View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Gregory BinionCOOSell1,681$98.50$165,578.50View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Richard Ross StewartDirectorSell11,210$99.03$1,110,126.30View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014James FarleyInsiderSell1,000$100.00$100,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014David LemmonDirectorSell6,000$97.00$582,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Gregory BinionCOOSell10,000$98.23$982,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014William IveyInsiderSell2,000$94.39$188,780.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013William IveyInsiderSell1,000$95.77$95,770.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Ronald DraggVPSell1,473$95.06$140,023.38View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013David GrzebinskiCFOSell5,000$95.07$475,350.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Bob GowerDirectorSell26,574$92.14$2,448,528.36View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Amy D HustedVPSell5,250$84.01$441,052.50View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013William M Lamont JrDirectorSell4,000$84.06$336,240.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013J H PyneCEOSell39,993$81.76$3,269,827.68View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013J PyneCEOSell160,007$80.34$12,854,962.38View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013David LemmonDirectorSell6,000$82.56$495,360.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Dorman Lynn StrahanInsiderSell2,200$85.45$187,990.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Gregory BinionCOOSell10,000$87.38$873,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Richard Ross StewartDirectorSell6,000$88.25$529,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013William G IveyInsiderSell12,800$83.90$1,073,920.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013David W GrzebinskiCFOSell2,996$83.26$249,446.96View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013William M Lamont JrDirectorSell1,000$80.65$80,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013William M Lamont JrDirectorSell3,000$76.50$229,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013James F FarleyInsiderSell7,103$80.41$571,152.23View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Dorman Lynn StrahanInsiderSell6,649$79.51$528,661.99View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Joseph H ReniersVPSell1,400$79.51$111,314.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013James F FarleyInsiderSell12,000$77.12$925,440.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Dorman Lynn StrahanInsiderSell2,471$70.46$174,106.66View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013David L LemmonDirectorSell6,000$69.96$419,760.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013David R MosleyVPSell1,500$70.26$105,390.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012J H PyneCEOSell83,000$57.56$4,777,480.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX)
DateHeadline logoKirby Reaches Analyst Target Price (NYSE:KEX) - October 21 at 5:51 PM
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News IconIn it for the Long Haul: Update on Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) - CSZ News (NYSE:KEX) - October 12 at 5:48 PM logoKirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) Deferred Tax Assets At $11.723 (NYSE:KEX) - October 11 at 6:02 PM logoKirby Corporation To Announce 2016 Third Quarter... (NYSE:KEX) - October 5 at 5:43 PM logoKirby Corporation to Announce 2016 Third Quarter Results on October 26, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - October 4 at 5:39 PM logoKirby Corporation To Announce 2016 Third Quarter Results On October 26, 2016 With Conference Call On October 27, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - October 4 at 5:39 PM logoKirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) Mean Price Target At $60 (NYSE:KEX) - September 28 at 5:37 PM logoLittle-Known Shipping Stock Kirby Is Worth Adding to Your Portfolio (NYSE:KEX) - September 28 at 5:37 PM logoKirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX): Price Target Stands At $60 (NYSE:KEX) - September 27 at 10:25 AM logoKirby Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KEX-US : September 20, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - September 20 at 10:54 AM logoKirby Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:KEX) : September 12, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - September 12 at 5:37 PM
News IconKirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) Analyst Opinion (NYSE:KEX) - September 11 at 10:01 AM logoPatience Before Pouncing Pays Off (NYSE:KEX) - September 9 at 5:36 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX); Earnings & Target Updates (NYSE:KEX) - September 9 at 10:31 AM logoKEX Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NYSE:KEX) - September 9 at 10:31 AM logoKirby Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KEX-US : September 9, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - September 9 at 10:31 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Kirby Corp. : September 2, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - September 2 at 10:38 AM logoKirby Corporation : to Attend 2016 RBC Global Industrials Conference (NYSE:KEX) - August 26 at 5:40 PM logoKirby Becomes Oversold (KEX) (NYSE:KEX) - August 26 at 5:40 PM logoKirby Corporation to Attend 2016 RBC Global Industrials Conference (NYSE:KEX) - August 25 at 5:49 PM logoBear of the Day: Kirby Corporation (KEX) (NYSE:KEX) - August 25 at 2:48 PM logoBear of the Day: Kirby (KEX) (NYSE:KEX) - August 25 at 10:52 AM logoAnalysts Set $56.666 Price Target For Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) (NYSE:KEX) - August 16 at 9:05 AM logoRoyce & Associates Lp Buys A Lot More Kirby Corporation Common Stock (KEX) Stock In The Last Quarter (NYSE:KEX) - August 8 at 6:02 PM logoKirby beats 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:KEX) - July 28 at 6:00 PM logoKirby Corp Reports 33% Fall In Q2 Bottom Line (NYSE:KEX) - July 28 at 6:00 PM logoKIRBY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:KEX) - July 28 at 6:04 AM logo5:32 pm Kirby beats by $0.02, misses on revs; guides Q3 EPS below Consensus; lowers FY16 EPS guidance (NYSE:KEX) - July 27 at 5:32 PM logoKirby Corporation Announces 2016 Second Quarter Results (NYSE:KEX) - July 27 at 5:00 PM logoQ2 2016 Kirby Corp Earnings Release - 5:00 pm ET (NYSE:KEX) - July 27 at 7:07 AM logoRSI Alert: Kirby (KEX) Now Oversold (NYSE:KEX) - July 25 at 2:22 PM logoKirby downgraded by Wells Fargo (NYSE:KEX) - July 25 at 7:09 AM logoKirby : Large Inflow of Money Detected in Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) - July 17 at 5:22 PM logoFitch Affirms Kirby Corporation's IDR at 'BBB'; Withdraws All Ratings (NYSE:KEX) - July 8 at 5:56 PM logoKirby Corporation To Announce 2016 Second Quarter Results On July 27, 2016 With Conference Call On July 28, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - June 28 at 4:15 PM logoKirby Corporation to Announce 2016 Second Quarter Results on July 27, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - June 28 at 11:51 AM logoKirby Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:KEX) : June 23, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - June 23 at 2:25 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Kirby Corp. : June 23, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - June 23 at 1:43 PM logoCredit Suisse issued a report on (NYSE:KEX) Kirby Corp, renewing its stock price target to $0 earlier today (NYSE:KEX) - June 23 at 11:45 AM logoKirby Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KEX-US : June 22, 2016 (NYSE:KEX) - June 22 at 8:16 AM logoCredit Suisse Warns Of 'More Ebbing Than Flowering' At Kirby, Downgrades (NYSE:KEX) - June 21 at 5:30 PM logoInsider Trading Activity – Kirby Corporation Common Stock (NYSE:KEX) (NYSE:KEX) - June 2 at 8:40 AM logoKirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) Upcoming Earnings: What matter for investors? (NYSE:KEX) - June 2 at 8:40 AM


Kirby Corp. (NYSE:KEX) Chart for Saturday, October, 22, 2016

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