NYSE:KSU - Kansas City Southern Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $102.68 -1.33 (-1.28 %) (As of 10/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$104.01Today's Range$101.97 - $104.3052-Week Range$99.47 - $120.34Volume94,996 shsAverage Volume1.15 million shsMarket Capitalization$11.57 billionP/E Ratio19.84Dividend Yield1.37%Beta0.82 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiaries, provides domestic and international rail transportation services in North America. It 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. The company operates a commercial corridor of the Mexican railroad system and has its direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas. It provides rail access to the United States and Mexico border crossing at Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas; and controls and operates the southern half of the rail bridge at Laredo, Texas, as well as the northern half of this bridge. The company also provides rail access to the port of Lazaro Cardenas on the Pacific Ocean; and owns a 157-mile rail line extending from Laredo, Texas to the port city of Corpus Christi, Texas. Its rail network comprises approximately 6,700 route miles. The company serves the chemical and petroleum, industrial and consumer products, agriculture and minerals, energy, intermodal, and automotive markets. Kansas City Southern was founded in 1887 and is based in Kansas City, Missouri. Receive KSU News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KSU and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Railroads, line-haul operating Sub-IndustryRailroads SectorTransportation SymbolNYSE:KSU CUSIP48517030 Webwww.kcsouthern.com Phone816-983-1303 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio1.20 Quick Ratio0.85 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.84 Forward P/E Ratio16.89 P/E Growth1.43 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.58 billion Price / Sales4.06 Cash Flow$7.6684 per share Price / Cash13.39 Book Value$47.15 per share Price / Book2.18 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.25 Net Income$962 million Net Margins36.91% Return on Equity12.01% Return on Assets6.28% Miscellaneous Employees7,130 Outstanding Shares102,160,000Market Cap$11.57 billion 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Wednesday, October 3rd. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 7th. View Kansas City Southern's Dividend History. How will Kansas City Southern's stock buyback program work? Kansas City Southern declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Wednesday, August 16th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $800,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 7.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Kansas City Southern's earnings last quarter? Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 20th. The transportation company reported $1.54 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.02. The transportation company had revenue of $682.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $686.12 million. Kansas City Southern had a net margin of 36.91% and a return on equity of 12.01%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.33 earnings per share. 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 Friday, October 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Kansas City Southern. How can I listen to Kansas City Southern's earnings call? Kansas City Southern will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, October 19th at 8:45 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8774070782. What price target have analysts set for KSU? 11 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Kansas City Southern's stock. Their forecasts range from $105.00 to $140.00. On average, they expect Kansas City Southern's share price to reach $123.9091 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kansas City Southern. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kansas City Southern? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kansas City Southern in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Kansas City Southern. Who are some of Kansas City Southern's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Kansas City Southern include Union Pacific (UNP), Canadian National Railway (CNI), CSX (CSX), Norfolk Southern (NSC), Canadian Pacific Railway (CP), Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) and Guangshen Railway Co. Ltd ADR Class H (GSH). 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 60)Mr. Michael W. Upchurch, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 57)Mr. Jeffrey M. Songer, COO & Exec. VP (Age 48)Mr. Warren K. Erdman, Exec. VP of Admin. & Corp. Affairs (Age 59)Mr. David L. Starling, Sr. Advisor To The Chief Exec. Officer (Age 69) Who are Kansas City Southern's major shareholders? Kansas City Southern's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include RWC Asset Management LLP (0.37%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.30%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.20%), Bartlett & Co. LLC (0.15%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.13%) and LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.08%). Company insiders that own Kansas City Southern stock include Antonio O Garza, Brian D Hancock, Delano Jose Guillermo Zozaya, Henry J Maier, Jeffrey M Songer, Lu M Cordova, Mary K Stadler, Michael W Upchurch, Robert J Druten and Suzanne M Grafton. 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 State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust of NJ, Bartlett & Co. LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co and Murphy Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Kansas City Southern company stock in the last year include Brian D Hancock, Jeffrey M Songer, Lu M Cordova, Mary K Stadler, Michael W Upchurch and Suzanne M Grafton. 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 Busey Trust CO, RWC Asset Management LLP, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Aurora Investment Counsel, Consolidated Investment Group LLC, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC and Eidelman Virant Capital. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Kansas City Southern's stock price today? One share of KSU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $102.68. How big of a company is Kansas City Southern? Kansas City Southern has a market capitalization of $11.57 billion and generates $2.58 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $962 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.25 on an earnings per share basis. Kansas City Southern employs 7,130 workers across the globe. 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: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 490 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 646 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,136MarketBeat'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 10/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Tariff?