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NYSE:KSU - Kansas City Southern Stock Price, Forecast & News

$166.58
-0.15 (-0.09 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$165.72
Now: $166.58
$168.17
50-Day Range
$151.07
MA: $156.63
$166.73
52-Week Range
$101.11
Now: $166.58
$168.81
Volume697,266 shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$16.51 billion
P/E Ratio30.79
Dividend Yield0.96%
Beta0.99
Kansas City Southern, a transportation holding company, provides domestic and international rail transportation services in North America. The company serves a ten-state region in the midwest and southeast regions of the United States and has the shortest north/south rail route between Kansas City, Missouri, and ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-IndustryRailroads
SectorTransportation
CUSIP48517030
Phone816-983-1303

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.87 billion
Cash Flow$10.48 per share
Book Value$50.79 per share

Profitability

Net Income$538.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,200
Market Cap$16.51 billion
Next Earnings Date4/15/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kansas City Southern's stock symbol?

Kansas City Southern trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KSU."

How often does Kansas City Southern pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kansas City Southern?

Kansas City Southern declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 12th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, January 22nd. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 30th. This is a boost from Kansas City Southern's previous quarterly dividend of $0.36. View Kansas City Southern's Dividend History.

How were Kansas City Southern's earnings last quarter?

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, January, 17th. The transportation company reported $1.82 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.83 by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $729.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $730.99 million. Kansas City Southern had a net margin of 18.80% and a return on equity of 13.41%. The business's revenue was up 5.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.56 EPS. View Kansas City Southern's Earnings History.

When is Kansas City Southern's next earnings date?

Kansas City Southern is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 15th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Kansas City Southern.

What price target have analysts set for KSU?

18 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Kansas City Southern's stock. Their forecasts range from $127.00 to $193.00. On average, they expect Kansas City Southern's stock price to reach $164.13 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kansas City Southern.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kansas City Southern?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kansas City Southern in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings, 9 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Kansas City Southern.

Has Kansas City Southern been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about KSU stock has been trending extremely negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kansas City Southern earned a media sentiment score of -4.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Kansas City Southern.

Are investors shorting Kansas City Southern?

Kansas City Southern saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,740,000 shares, a decrease of 26.4% from the December 15th total of 5,080,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,030,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.6 days. Currently, 3.8% of the company's stock are sold short. View Kansas City Southern's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Kansas City Southern's key competitors?

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 CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Walt Disney (DIS), Union Pacific (UNP), Micron Technology (MU), Boeing (BA), Home Depot (HD), IBM (IBM) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Kansas City Southern's key executives?

Kansas City Southern's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Patrick J. Ottensmeyer, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Michael W. Upchurch, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Songer, COO & Exec. VP (Age 49)
  • Mr. Warren K. Erdman, Exec. VP of Admin. & Corp. Affairs (Age 60)
  • Mr. Brian D. Hancock, Exec. VP & Chief Innovation Officer (Age 53)

Who are Kansas City Southern's major shareholders?

Kansas City Southern's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.28%), AMI Asset Management Corp (0.26%), Columbus Circle Investors (0.22%), Strs Ohio (0.21%), PGGM Investments (0.14%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%). Company insiders that own Kansas City Southern stock include Adam J Godderz, Antonio O Garza, Brian D Hancock, Delano Jose Guillermo Zozaya, Henry J Maier, Jeffrey M Songer, Lora S Cheatum, Lu M Cordova, Michael J Naatz, Michael W Upchurch, Patrick J Ottensmeyer, Robert J Druten, Suzanne M Grafton and Warren K Erdman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kansas City Southern.

Which institutional investors are selling Kansas City Southern stock?

KSU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Scout Investments Inc., Strs Ohio, Whitehelm Capital Pty Ltd, AMI Asset Management Corp, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Kansas City Southern company stock in the last year include Adam J Godderz, Antonio O Garza, Brian D Hancock, Delano Jose Guillermo Zozaya, Jeffrey M Songer, Lora S Cheatum, Lu M Cordova, Michael J Naatz, Michael W Upchurch, Patrick J Ottensmeyer, Robert J Druten, Suzanne M Grafton and Warren K Erdman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kansas City Southern.

Which institutional investors are buying Kansas City Southern stock?

KSU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Columbus Circle Investors, Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., GPM Growth Investors Inc., Covenant Asset Management LLC, Johanson Financial Advisors Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kansas City Southern.

How do I buy shares of Kansas City Southern?

Shares of KSU 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 Kansas City Southern's stock price today?

One share of KSU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $166.58.

How big of a company is Kansas City Southern?

Kansas City Southern has a market capitalization of $16.51 billion and generates $2.87 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $538.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.90 on an earnings per share basis. Kansas City Southern employs 7,200 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Kansas City Southern.

What is Kansas City Southern's official website?

The official website for Kansas City Southern is http://www.kcsouthern.com/.

How can I contact Kansas City Southern?

Kansas City Southern's mailing address is 427 WEST 12TH STREET, KANSAS CITY MO, 64121. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 816-983-1303 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kansas City Southern (NYSE KSU)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  595 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  876 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,471
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kansas City Southern and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KSU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KSU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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