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

$166.52
+4.89 (+3.03 %)
(As of 01/20/2020 09:04 AM ET)
Today's Range
$159.50
Now: $166.52
$168.81
50-Day Range
$149.22
MA: $154.55
$166.52
52-Week Range
$101.11
Now: $166.52
$168.81
Volume3.57 million shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$16.51 billion
P/E Ratio30.78
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$10.49 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 12th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, January 22nd. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. This is a positive change 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 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 return on equity of 13.41% and a net margin of 18.80%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.56 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 Wednesday, April 15th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Kansas City Southern.

What price target have analysts set for KSU?

17 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Kansas City Southern's stock. Their forecasts range from $73.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate Kansas City Southern's stock price to reach $146.63 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kansas City Southern.

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

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kansas City Southern in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings, 10 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?

News coverage about KSU stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kansas City Southern earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Kansas City Southern.

Are investors shorting Kansas City Southern?

Kansas City Southern saw a drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,740,000 shares, a drop 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 presently 3.6 days. Currently, 3.8% of the company's stock are short sold. 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), Union Pacific (UNP), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU), Boeing (BA), Home Depot (HD), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Centene (CNC).

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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.28%), PGGM Investments (0.14%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.03%) and LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Kansas City Southern stock include Adam J Godderz, Antonio O Garza, Brian D Hancock, 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., LGT Capital Partners LTD., Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Tower View Investment Management & Research LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd and Tocqueville Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Kansas City Southern company stock in the last year include Adam J Godderz, Antonio O Garza, Brian D Hancock, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GPM Growth Investors Inc., Johanson Financial Advisors Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, DNB Asset Management AS, Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc., Perigon Wealth Management LLC and Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC. 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 $166.52.

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:  589 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  869 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,458
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 1/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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