KSU - Kansas City Southern

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
117.905
-0.325 (-0.27%)
As of 11:08AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close118.230
Open118.010
Bid117.890 x 1000
Ask118.040 x 1000
Day's Range117.520 - 118.770
52 Week Range99.470 - 120.340
Volume131,050
Avg. Volume967,937
Market Cap12.045B
Beta0.56
PE Ratio (TTM)12.52
EPS (TTM)9.421
Earnings DateOct 18, 2018 - Oct 22, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.44 (1.23%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-07
1y Target Est125.88
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  • Kansas City Southern’s Traffic Growth Was the Highest among Peers
    Market Realist38 minutes ago

    Kansas City Southern’s Traffic Growth Was the Highest among Peers

    Kansas City Southern (KSU), the US’s smallest class I railroad, continued its blockbuster volume growth journey in week 36. During the week, the railroad’s YoY (year-over-year) intermodal traffic growth of 22.4% was much higher compared to its carload traffic growth of 2.7%.

  • How CSX’s Traffic Growth Stacked Up against Norfolk Southern’s
    Market Realist2 hours ago

    How CSX’s Traffic Growth Stacked Up against Norfolk Southern’s

    Eastern US railroad CSX (CSX) posted 5.4% YoY (year-over-year) growth in carload traffic in week 36. Compared to 64,900 railcars excluding intermodal units in the same week last year, CSX moved 68,400 railcars in the comparable period this year. CSX’s carload traffic gains were much higher compared to rival Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) 1.2% YoY gains in week 36. The former’s carload gains were almost double the percentage of US railroads’ 2.6% YoY average gains in the week.

  • How Union Pacific’s Rail Traffic Trended in Week 36
    Market Realist19 hours ago

    How Union Pacific’s Rail Traffic Trended in Week 36

    Western US railroad giant Union Pacific (UNP) reported a 6.4% YoY (year-over-year) increase in carload traffic in week 36. During the week, UNP moved ~91,700 railcars excluding intermodal units compared to ~86,200 in the corresponding period of 2017.

  • North American Rail Volumes Rose in Week 36
    Market Realist22 hours ago

    North American Rail Volumes Rose in Week 36

    The AAR (Association of American Railroads) published weekly traffic data on September 12 from the 12 major North American railroads for week 36 (the week ended on September 8). AAR’s weekly freight data is classified into carload traffic and intermodal units. Intermodal units are expressed in containers and truck trailers.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kansas City Southern.
    Markityesterday

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kansas City Southern.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Industrials sector is rising.

  • TheStreet.com5 days ago

    Lots of Erratic Price Movement on Kansas City Southern

    The price action has been very choppy and the indicators are very mixed. In this updated daily bar chart of KSU, below, we can see a large, choppy sideways market from October to July. The On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line was neutral for much of the last year and only turned up in July.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kansas City Southern.
    Markit6 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kansas City Southern.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Industrials sector is rising.

  • Comparing CNI’s Railcar Traffic Growth with Its Peers in Week 35
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Comparing CNI’s Railcar Traffic Growth with Its Peers in Week 35

    In Week 35, Canada’s leading railroad, Canadian National Railway (CNI), recorded 4.6% YoY (year-over-year) growth in carload traffic. In the week, CNI moved ~67,000 railcars sans intermodal units compared to ~64,000 units in Week 35 of 2017.

  • Kansas City Southern Saw 24.4% Growth in Week 35’s Rail Traffic
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Kansas City Southern Saw 24.4% Growth in Week 35’s Rail Traffic

    Week 35 was the best week for the smallest Class I railroad—Kansas City Southern (KSU)—in 2018 so far. In the week, KSU topped in YoY carload traffic gains as well as intermodal volume gains. Kansas City Southern recorded 20.2% YoY (year-over-year) growth in Week 35’s carload traffic to ~25,000 railcars from ~20,800 railcars in Week 35 of 2017.

  • CSX’s Total Rail Traffic Remained Unchanged YoY in Week 35
    Market Realist8 days ago

    CSX’s Total Rail Traffic Remained Unchanged YoY in Week 35

    In Week 35, Eastern US rail freight giant CSX (CSX) registered a 1.0% YoY (year-over-year) decline in carload traffic. The railroad hauled 70,800 railcars excluding intermodal volume in Week 35, compared to 71,500 units in Week 35 of 2017.

  • Business Wire9 days ago

    Kansas City Southern Announces Executive Management Appointments

    Kansas City Southern (KCS) (KSU) today announced the appointment of Brian D. Hancock to the position of executive vice president and chief innovation officer and Michael J. Naatz to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer. Mr. Hancock and Mr. Naatz will continue to report to KCS president and chief executive officer Patrick J. Ottensmeyer.

  • Union Pacific’s Traffic Gains Remained in Second Place in Week 35
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Union Pacific’s Traffic Gains Remained in Second Place in Week 35

    Week 35 was one of the best weeks in 2018 for Western US railroad giant Union Pacific (UNP). In the week, the company reported double-digit volume growth in carload traffic as well as intermodal traffic. Union Pacific’s carload traffic witnessed solid 16.1% YoY (year-over-year) growth in Week 35. Union Pacific hauled ~102,300 railcars sans intermodal units compared to ~88,100 in the same week last year.

  • Week 35: One of the Best Weeks of US Rail Traffic Growth in 2018
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Week 35: One of the Best Weeks of US Rail Traffic Growth in 2018

    On September 5, the AAR (Association of American Railroads) released its weekly traffic data. The data covered 12 major North American railroads for Week 35, which ended on September 1. The Association’s weekly freight data is classified into carload traffic and intermodal units. Intermodal units are expressed in truck trailers and containers.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Kansas City Southern Announces 18th Annual Holiday Express Schedule; Kicks-off Fundraising to Help Kids in Need

    Kansas City Southern (KCS) (KSU) announced today its schedule for the 18th annual Holiday Express train, which will stop in 22 communities in eight states on 27 dates. At each stop, visitors can board the train, visit with Santa and his elves and tour the inside of three cars of the festive six-car train. In addition to free, public events, KCS’ Holiday Express has a charitable component.

  • GE receives order for dozens of locomotives, work to be done in Fort Worth
    American City Business Journals14 days ago

    GE receives order for dozens of locomotives, work to be done in Fort Worth

    GE Transportation and Canadian National reached a deal for 60 new locomotives, all of which will be made in Fort Worth.

  • Business Wire14 days ago

    KCS Releases “For the Long Haul” Sustainability Report on 2017 Performance

    Kansas City Southern has released its 2017 sustainability report, “For the Long Haul: Delivering Prosperity, Valuing People, Protecting the Planet”. The report is available in the Corporate Responsibility section of www.kcsouthern.com.

  • What You Must Know About Kansas City Southern’s (NYSE:KSU) Financial Strength
    Simply Wall St.16 days ago

    What You Must Know About Kansas City Southern’s (NYSE:KSU) Financial Strength

    There are a number of reasons that attract investors towards large-cap companies such as Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU), with a market cap of US$11.85b. Risk-averse investors who are attracted toRead More...

  • These Commodity Groups Pulled KSU’s Volumes Down in Week 34
    Market Realist16 days ago

    These Commodity Groups Pulled KSU’s Volumes Down in Week 34

    In Week 34, Kansas City Southern (KSU), the smallest Class I railroad company, reported a 0.9% YoY (year-over-year) slump in carload traffic. The company hauled ~24,400 railcars sans intermodal units in the week compared to ~24,600 units in the same week in 2017.

  • Comparing CSX’s Volume Gains with the Industry’s in Week 34
    Market Realist16 days ago

    Comparing CSX’s Volume Gains with the Industry’s in Week 34

    Eastern US rail freight giant CSX Corporation (CSX) witnessed a 3.7% YoY (year-over-year) carload traffic rise in Week 34. The company moved 73,000 railcars sans intermodal units in the week compared to 70,400 units in the same week last year.

  • Norfolk Southern Ranked Second in Week 34’s Volume Gains
    Market Realist16 days ago

    Norfolk Southern Ranked Second in Week 34’s Volume Gains

    Eastern US major railroad company Norfolk Southern (NSC) witnessed a minor 0.2% YoY (year-over-year) fall in its Week 34 carload traffic. NSC moved slightly more than 71,100 railcars sans intermodal units, which were almost equal compared to its levels in Week 34 of 2017.

  • Reuters17 days ago

    Trade deal, M&A potential could lift Kansas City Southern shares 20 pct -Barron's

    U.S. railroad operator Kansas City Southern could see shares rise as much as 20 percent thanks to a boost from a recent trade agreement between the United States and Mexico and its potential to be an acquisition target, Barron's magazine said. Kansas City Southern's shares have lagged peers in large part because of trade tensions between the United States and Mexico, Barron's said.

  • Benzinga17 days ago

    Barron's Picks And Pans: Best Buy, Kansas City Southern, Salesforce And More

    The cover story in this weekend's Barron's reviews what the sector overhaul could mean for the tech sector. Other featured articles examine the prospects for a railroad operator on the right track and a tech company trying out co-CEOs. "Alphabet and Facebook Are Out of the Tech Sector" by Daren Fonda takes a look at Standard & Poor's and MSCI's overhaul of the taxonomy that categorizes companies into sectors, industries, and the like.

  • Barrons.com19 days ago

    [$$] Trade Deal Puts Kansas City Southern on a Better Track

    With or without a “big, beautiful wall” between the U.S. and Mexico, trains pulling cars full of corn, plastic, and auto parts will still rumble south of the border and return full of cars and electronics. One company that controls the tracks, Kansas City Southern, is bound to profit from all of that activity, and its stock should benefit. Kansas City Southern (KSU) can thank President Donald Trump, whose heated rhetoric about Mexico mellowed on Monday as he announced a new trade agreement.

  • How Union Pacific’s Rail Traffic Volumes Trended in Week 34
    Market Realist19 days ago

    How Union Pacific’s Rail Traffic Volumes Trended in Week 34

    Western US rail freight giant Union Pacific (UNP) recorded 5.6% YoY (year-over-year) growth in carload traffic in Week 34. In the week, the railroad company moved ~101,500 railcars excluding intermodal units compared to ~96,100 in Week 34 of 2017.

  • Investopedia19 days ago

    Transports Nearing Breakouts Ahead of NAFTA News

    Many transportation stocks have turned higher in recent weeks and should break out if Canada, Mexico and the United States complete a trilateral trade agreement that replaces NAFTA. It could also be strong enough to quicken the ascent of the S&P 500 toward 3,000, which could mark resistance for months to come.