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NYSE:KEX

Kirby - KEX Stock Forecast, Price & News

$73.97
+0.80 (+1.09%)
(As of 02/3/2023 09:04 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$72.96
$74.63
50-Day Range
$60.64
$73.97
52-Week Range
$55.03
$75.08
Volume
489,300 shs
Average Volume
466,474 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.43 billion
P/E Ratio
36.44
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$85.00

Kirby MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
14.9% Upside
$85.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.26% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.49mentions of Kirby in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
34.56%
From $3.53 to $4.75 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.30 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

46th out of 119 stocks

Water Transportation Industry

7th out of 14 stocks

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About Kirby (NYSE:KEX) Stock

Kirby Corp. engages in the provision of diesel engines, reduction gears and ancillary products for marine and power generation applications. It operates through the following business segments: Marine Transportation and Distribution & Services segment. The Marine Transportation segment provides marine transportation services, operates tank barges and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products and transports petrochemicals, refined petroleum and black oil products, and agricultural chemicals by tank barge. The Distribution & Services segment sells genuine replacement parts, provides service mechanics to overhaul and repair medium and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, pumps and compression products, maintains facilities to rebuild component parts or entire medium and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions and reduction gears and manufactures and remanufactures oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units. The company was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

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KEX Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/31/2023
Today
2/05/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/27/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Water transportation
Sub-Industry
Marine
CUSIP
49726610
Employees
5,125
Year Founded
1921

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$85.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$90.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$80.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+14.9%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-246,950,000.00
Pretax Margin
5.92%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.78 billion
Cash Flow
$5.48 per share
Book Value
$48.06 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
58,822,000
Market Cap
$4.43 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.26

Key Executives

  • David W. GrzebinskiDavid W. Grzebinski
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Raj Kumar
    Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Scott P. MillerScott P. Miller
    Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • William G. Harvey
    Executive Vice President
  • Ronald A. Dragg
    Vice President & Controller













KEX Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Kirby stock right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kirby in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" KEX shares.
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What is Kirby's stock price forecast for 2023?

2 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Kirby's stock. Their KEX share price forecasts range from $80.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $85.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have KEX shares performed in 2023?

Kirby's stock was trading at $64.35 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, KEX shares have increased by 14.9% and is now trading at $73.97.
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When is Kirby's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 27th 2023.
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How were Kirby's earnings last quarter?

Kirby Co. (NYSE:KEX) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 31st. The shipping company reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.03. The shipping company earned $730.17 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $714.06 million. Kirby had a net margin of 4.39% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.31%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 23.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.27 EPS.

What is David W. Grzebinski's approval rating as Kirby's CEO?

23 employees have rated Kirby Chief Executive Officer David W. Grzebinski on Glassdoor.com. David W. Grzebinski has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts David W. Grzebinski in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kirby own?

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

What is Kirby's stock symbol?

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

Who are Kirby's major shareholders?

Kirby's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.94%), Lathrop Investment Management Corp (0.33%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.33%), Muhlenkamp & Co. Inc. (0.27%), VELA Investment Management LLC (0.21%) and Ziegler Capital Management LLC (0.21%). Insiders that own company stock include Amy D Husted, Barry E Davis, C Sean Day, Christian G O'neil, David W Grzebinski, Dorman Lynn Strahan, Eric S Holcomb, J H Pyne, Joseph H Reniers, Kim B Clarke, Kurt A Niemietz, Monte J Miller, Ronald A Dragg, Scott P Miller and William M Waterman.
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How do I buy shares of Kirby?

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

One share of KEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.97.

How much money does Kirby make?

Kirby (NYSE:KEX) has a market capitalization of $4.43 billion and generates $2.78 billion in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $-246,950,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.03 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Kirby have?

The company employs 5,125 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Kirby?

Kirby's mailing address is 55 WAUGH DRIVE SUITE 1000, HOUSTON TX, 77251. The official website for the company is www.kirbycorp.com. The shipping company can be reached via phone at (713) 435-1000, via email at investor.relations@kirbycorp.com, or via fax at 713-435-1010.

This page (NYSE:KEX) was last updated on 2/6/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff