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NYSE:KSU

Kansas City Southern (KSU) Stock Price, News & Analysis

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.
Today's Range
$289.03
$297.00
50-Day Range
$287.54
$311.40
52-Week Range
$190.64
$315.39
Volume
40.68 million shs
Average Volume
1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization
$26.71 billion
P/E Ratio
287.84
Dividend Yield
0.74%
Price Target
N/A

Kansas City Southern MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.02
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.18mentions of Kansas City Southern in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
19.68%
From $8.13 to $9.73 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.60 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

105th out of 114 stocks

Railroads, Line - Haul Operating Industry

5th out of 5 stocks


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About Kansas City Southern Stock (NYSE:KSU)

Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company. It focuses on the growing north or south freight corridor connecting key commercial and industrial markets in the central United States with major industrial cities in Mexico. The firm also engages in the freight rail transportation business operating through a single coordinated rail network. The company was founded by Arthur E. Stilwell in 1887 and is headquartered in Kansas City, MO.


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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/18/2021
Today
2/24/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Railroads, Line - Haul Operating
Sub-Industry
Railroads
CUSIP
48517030
Employees
6,522
Year Founded
1887

Profitability

Net Income
$617 million
Pretax Margin
7.08%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.63 billion
Cash Flow
$10.98 per share
Book Value
$48.19 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
90,225,000
Market Cap
$26.71 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.10

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These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of Kansas City Southern was last updated on Monday, February 19, 2024 at 8:50 PM.














KSU Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How were Kansas City Southern's earnings last quarter?

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 18th. The transportation company reported $2.02 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.04 by $0.02. The transportation company had revenue of $744 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $720.29 million. Kansas City Southern had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.69% and a net margin of 3.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.96 EPS.
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Is Kansas City Southern a good dividend stock?

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.74%. The dividend payout ratio is 211.77%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, KSU will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.20% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for KSU.

What is David L. Starling's approval rating as Kansas City Southern's CEO?

23 employees have rated Kansas City Southern Chief Executive Officer David L. Starling on Glassdoor.com. David L. Starling has an approval rating of 61% among the company's employees. This puts David L. Starling in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kansas City Southern own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kansas City Southern investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU), BlackRock (BLK), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Xtrackers California Municipal Bond ETF (CA), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Union Pacific (UNP) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Does Kansas City Southern have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Kansas City Southern: Arrendadora KCSM S. de R.L. de C.V., Canama Transportation, Caymex Transportation Inc., Ferrocarril y Terminal del Valle de México S.A. de C.V., Financiera Inspira S.A. de C.V. SOFOM E.N.R., Gateway Eastern Railway Company, Highstar Harbor Holdings Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Internacional Railway Support S.A. de C.V., Joplin Union Depot Co., KCS Holdings I Inc., KCS Spectrum Inc., KCS Ventures I Inc., KCSM B.V., KCSM Holdings LLC, KCSRC y Compania S. de N.C. de C.V., KSU Holdings LLC, Kansas City Southern International Ventures S. de R.L. de C.V., Kansas City Southern Mexico Holdings Inc., Kansas City Southern de México S.A. de C.V., Kansas City Terminal Railway Company, MTC Puerta Mexico Logistics S. de R.L. de C.V., MTC Puerta Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Meridian Speedway LLC, Mexrail Inc., NAFTA Rail S. de R.L. de C.V., North American Freight Transportation Rail Company S. de R.L. de C.V., PTC-220 LLC, Pabtex Inc., Panama Canal Railway Company, Panarail Tourism Company, Servicios Puerta Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Soporte Logistico Ferroviaria S. de R.L. de C.V., Southern Development Company, Southern Industrial Services Inc., Stillwell RE Holdings LLC, TFCM S. de R.L. de C.V., The Kansas City Northern Railway Company, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, The Texas Mexican Railway Company, Trans-Serve Inc., TransFin Insurance Ltd., Transportacion y Soluciones en Logistica Ferroviaria S. de R.L. de C.V., Vamos a Mexico S.A. de C.V., and Veals Inc..
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This page (NYSE:KSU) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff