S&P 500   3,108.46 (-0.38%)
DOW   27,821.09 (-0.40%)
QQQ   202.15 (-0.45%)
AAPL   263.19 (-1.16%)
FB   197.51 (-0.91%)
MSFT   149.62 (-0.51%)
GOOGL   1,301.86 (-0.82%)
AMZN   1,745.53 (-0.41%)
CGC   17.64 (+15.14%)
NVDA   211.18 (+1.53%)
MU   45.57 (-2.17%)
BABA   182.35 (-1.57%)
GE   11.39 (-0.96%)
TSLA   352.22 (-2.03%)
T   37.18 (-2.16%)
AMD   40.98 (-0.75%)
ACB   2.64 (+12.82%)
F   8.73 (-1.91%)
PRI   131.52 (-0.09%)
NFLX   305.16 (+0.85%)
BAC   32.69 (-0.76%)
GILD   64.88 (-0.18%)
DIS   146.93 (-0.98%)
S&P 500   3,108.46 (-0.38%)
DOW   27,821.09 (-0.40%)
QQQ   202.15 (-0.45%)
AAPL   263.19 (-1.16%)
FB   197.51 (-0.91%)
MSFT   149.62 (-0.51%)
GOOGL   1,301.86 (-0.82%)
AMZN   1,745.53 (-0.41%)
CGC   17.64 (+15.14%)
NVDA   211.18 (+1.53%)
MU   45.57 (-2.17%)
BABA   182.35 (-1.57%)
GE   11.39 (-0.96%)
TSLA   352.22 (-2.03%)
T   37.18 (-2.16%)
AMD   40.98 (-0.75%)
ACB   2.64 (+12.82%)
F   8.73 (-1.91%)
PRI   131.52 (-0.09%)
NFLX   305.16 (+0.85%)
BAC   32.69 (-0.76%)
GILD   64.88 (-0.18%)
DIS   146.93 (-0.98%)
S&P 500   3,108.46 (-0.38%)
DOW   27,821.09 (-0.40%)
QQQ   202.15 (-0.45%)
AAPL   263.19 (-1.16%)
FB   197.51 (-0.91%)
MSFT   149.62 (-0.51%)
GOOGL   1,301.86 (-0.82%)
AMZN   1,745.53 (-0.41%)
CGC   17.64 (+15.14%)
NVDA   211.18 (+1.53%)
MU   45.57 (-2.17%)
BABA   182.35 (-1.57%)
GE   11.39 (-0.96%)
TSLA   352.22 (-2.03%)
T   37.18 (-2.16%)
AMD   40.98 (-0.75%)
ACB   2.64 (+12.82%)
F   8.73 (-1.91%)
PRI   131.52 (-0.09%)
NFLX   305.16 (+0.85%)
BAC   32.69 (-0.76%)
GILD   64.88 (-0.18%)
DIS   146.93 (-0.98%)
S&P 500   3,108.46 (-0.38%)
DOW   27,821.09 (-0.40%)
QQQ   202.15 (-0.45%)
AAPL   263.19 (-1.16%)
FB   197.51 (-0.91%)
MSFT   149.62 (-0.51%)
GOOGL   1,301.86 (-0.82%)
AMZN   1,745.53 (-0.41%)
CGC   17.64 (+15.14%)
NVDA   211.18 (+1.53%)
MU   45.57 (-2.17%)
BABA   182.35 (-1.57%)
GE   11.39 (-0.96%)
TSLA   352.22 (-2.03%)
T   37.18 (-2.16%)
AMD   40.98 (-0.75%)
ACB   2.64 (+12.82%)
F   8.73 (-1.91%)
PRI   131.52 (-0.09%)
NFLX   305.16 (+0.85%)
BAC   32.69 (-0.76%)
GILD   64.88 (-0.18%)
DIS   146.93 (-0.98%)
Log in

Kirby Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:KEX)

$84.27
+1.00 (+1.20 %)
(As of 11/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$82.74
Now: $84.27
$84.93
50-Day Range
$78.15
MA: $81.43
$84.35
52-Week Range
$60.63
Now: $84.27
$86.44
Volume454,529 shs
Average Volume466,999 shs
Market Capitalization$5.05 billion
P/E Ratio29.47
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.06
Kirby Corporation operates domestic tank barges in the United States. Its Marine Transportation segment provides marine transportation services and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products, as well as operates tank barges throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along three United States coasts, and in Alaska and Hawaii. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water transportation
Sub-IndustryMarine
SectorTransportation
CUSIP49726610
Phone713-435-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.97 billion
Cash Flow$7.46 per share
Book Value$53.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income$78.45 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,500
Market Cap$5.05 billion
Next Earnings Date1/30/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Receive KEX News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KEX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.


Kirby (NYSE:KEX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kirby's stock symbol?

Kirby trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KEX."

How were Kirby's earnings last quarter?

Kirby Co. (NYSE:KEX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 25th. The shipping company reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.09. The shipping company earned $666.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $724.17 million. Kirby had a net margin of 3.96% and a return on equity of 5.60%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 5.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.70 EPS. View Kirby's Earnings History.

When is Kirby's next earnings date?

Kirby is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 30th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Kirby.

What guidance has Kirby issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kirby issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.80-3.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.97.

What price target have analysts set for KEX?

4 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Kirby's stock. Their forecasts range from $67.40 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Kirby's stock price to reach $81.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kirby.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kirby?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kirby in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Kirby.

Has Kirby been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about KEX stock have been trending very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kirby earned a media sentiment score of -3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the shipping company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Kirby.

Are investors shorting Kirby?

Kirby saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,330,000 shares, a decrease of 6.1% from the September 30th total of 4,610,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 442,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 9.8 days. Approximately 7.8% of the company's shares are sold short. View Kirby's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Kirby's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Kirby own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kirby investors own include Brookdale Senior Living (BKD), Caterpillar (CAT), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Chevron (CVX), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Alphabet (GOOG), Alibaba Group (BABA) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Kirby's key executives?

Kirby's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David W. Grzebinski C.F.A., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. William G. Harvey, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Amy D. Husted, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 50)
  • Mr. Joseph H. Reniers, Pres of Kirby Distribution & Services, Inc. (Age 44)
  • Mr. Christian G. O'Neil, Pres of Kirby Inland Marine & Kirby Offshore Marine, LLC (Age 46)

Who are Kirby's major shareholders?

Kirby's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (4.13%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.39%), Lathrop Investment Management Corp (0.28%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.24%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.22%). Company insiders that own Kirby stock include Amy D Husted, Christian G O'neil, David R Mosley, David W Grzebinski, Dorman Lynn Strahan, J H Pyne, Joseph H Reniers, Monte J Miller, Renato A Castro, Richard J Alario, Richard Ross Stewart, Ronald A Dragg and William M Waterman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kirby.

Which institutional investors are selling Kirby stock?

KEX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Americas Securities LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc. and Tower Research Capital LLC TRC . Company insiders that have sold Kirby company stock in the last year include Amy D Husted, Christian G O'neil, David W Grzebinski, Dorman Lynn Strahan, Joseph H Reniers, Monte J Miller, Richard Ross Stewart, Ronald A Dragg and William M Waterman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kirby.

Which institutional investors are buying Kirby stock?

KEX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Rhumbline Advisers, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Texas Permanent School Fund. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kirby.

How do I buy shares of Kirby?

Shares of KEX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kirby's stock price today?

One share of KEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.27.

How big of a company is Kirby?

Kirby has a market capitalization of $5.05 billion and generates $2.97 billion in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $78.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.86 on an earnings per share basis. Kirby employs 2,500 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Kirby.

What is Kirby's official website?

The official website for Kirby is http://www.kirbycorp.com/.

How can I contact Kirby?

Kirby's mailing address is 55 WAUGH DRIVE SUITE 1000, HOUSTON TX, 77251. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 713-435-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kirby (NYSE KEX)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  484 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  589 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,073
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kirby and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KEX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KEX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: G-20

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel