Kansas City Southern
IndexS&P 500 P/E25.77 EPS (ttm)4.30 Insider Own1.00% Shs Outstand110.36M Perf Week-2.53%
Market Cap12.23B Forward P/E20.21 EPS next Y5.48 Insider Trans-2.58% Shs Float109.02M Perf Month-10.45%
Income475.20M PEG1.64 EPS next Q1.23 Inst Own93.30% Short Float2.97% Perf Quarter-8.80%
Sales2.55B P/S4.80 EPS this Y-7.30% Inst Trans-0.66% Short Ratio3.23 Perf Half Y0.48%
Book/sh33.04 P/B3.35 EPS next Y14.66% ROA6.30% Target Price124.47 Perf Year9.69%
Cash/sh2.59 P/C42.79 EPS next 5Y15.70% ROE13.60% 52W Range87.65 - 126.20 Perf YTD-9.19%
Dividend1.12 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y11.60% ROI7.60% 52W High-12.18% Beta1.23
Dividend %1.01% Quick Ratio0.90 Sales past 5Y5.00% Gross Margin68.90% 52W Low26.43% ATR2.82
Employees6260 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q9.00% Oper. Margin32.50% RSI (14)44.34 Volatility2.67% 2.38%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.60 EPS Q/Q16.80% Profit Margin18.60% Rel Volume1.28 Prev Close109.00
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.51 EarningsJan 23 BMO Payout23.00% Avg Volume1.00M Price110.82
Recom2.50 SMA20-1.96% SMA50-5.08% SMA200-1.44% Volume1,269,300 Change1.67%
Jan-26-15Reiterated Cowen Market Perform $123 → $120
Oct-14-14Initiated UBS Neutral $121
Apr-02-14Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $106 → $115
Jan-27-14Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $115 → $106
Jan-13-14Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $112 → $115
Jul-22-13Reiterated Cowen Market Perform $115 → $119
May-28-13Upgrade BMO Capital Markets Underperform → Market Perform $93 → $107
May-20-13Downgrade Stifel Hold → Sell
Apr-08-13Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Underperform $80 → $93
Mar-27-13Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $86 → $95
Feb-05-13Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Underperform $75 → $80
Jan-23-13Reiterated UBS Sell $76 → $83
Jan-23-13Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Underperform $73 → $75
Jan-23-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $94 → $99
Jan-07-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $81 → $94
Dec-18-12Downgrade FBR Capital Outperform → Mkt Perform $95 → $75
Nov-29-12Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $81
Oct-22-12Reiterated FBR Capital Outperform $85 → $90
Oct-22-12Downgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Buy → Hold
Sep-07-12Initiated FBR Capital Outperform $85
Jan-29-15 05:00PM  Kansas City Southern Increases Common Stock Dividend and Declares Dividends on 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock; Establishes Annual Meeting Date Business Wire
Jan-28-15 09:50AM  Canadian National Q4 Earnings & Revenues Beat, Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-26-15 05:10PM  Equity markets ended little changed... Yahoo Finance Contributors
03:01PM  Norfolk Southern Squeaks Past Q4 Earnings Estimates at Investor's Business Daily
10:41AM  Norfolk Southern Q4 Earnings Unchanged Y/Y, as Expected - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-23-15 04:22PM  Kansas City Southern (KSU) Stock Declined Today on Mixed Earnings Results at TheStreet -5.20%
04:09PM  Kansas City Southern (KSU) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
12:27PM  Midday movers: UPS, FedEx, Herbalife, Box & More at CNBC
11:13AM  Kansas City Southern EPS Up, Fuel Prices Hurt Sales at Investor's Business Daily
11:07AM  Kansas City Southern Beats on Q4 Earnings, Lags Revenues - Analyst Blog Zacks
10:46AM  KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
09:34AM  Kansas City Southern (KSU) Beats on Earnings, Sales Slip - Tale of the Tape Zacks
09:07AM  Kansas City Southern profit rises, expects solid 2015 growth Reuters
08:41AM  Kansas City Southern Earnings Rise on Automotive, Chemicals Segments at The Wall Street Journal
08:39AM  Stock futures fluctuate in aftermath of ECB stimulus at CNBC
08:19AM  Kansas City Southern beats 4Q profit forecasts AP
08:18AM  Kansas City Southern profit rises, beats expectations Reuters
08:00AM  Kansas City Southern Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2014 Business Wire
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Kansas City Southern Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Jan-22-15 04:05PM  KCS to Host Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Live on Friday, January 23, 2015 Accesswire
03:32PM  Union Pacific's (UNP) Q4 Earnings Grow, Beats Estimates - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-21-15 10:48AM  Are the Transports Turning the Corner? at Forbes
Jan-20-15 11:20AM  Will Kansas City Southern (KSU) Beat Earnings in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-19-15 01:00PM  What's in Store for GATX (GMT) this Earnings Season? - Analyst Blog Zacks
12:30PM  Can Union Pacific (UNP) Retain its Earnings Streak in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
12:00PM  Is Alaska Air Group (ALK) Poised to Beat Earnings in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
11:30AM  Will Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) Surprise Earnings in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-16-15 10:24AM  RIDING THE RAILS Yahoo Finance Contributors
Jan-13-15 04:42PM  CSX 4Q EPS Up; Rev Meets Ests at
Jan-05-15 11:23AM  A look into J.B. Hunts Intermodal segment Market Realist
Dec-19-14 11:30AM  KCS Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release and Conference Call Time Business Wire
10:15AM  Kansas City Southern Releases Inaugural Sustainability Report Business Wire
Dec-16-14 09:02AM  Bank Of America Cites Declining Crude Prices In Lower Rail Estimates Benzinga
Dec-12-14 12:53PM  Toot Toot: Mexico Rail Reform Expected Next Week at
09:53AM  3 Railroad Stocks Facing the Brunt of Low Crude Prices Zacks
06:00AM  This sector may be oil's most surprising victim Talking Numbers
Dec-11-14 04:00PM  Canadian Pacific Railway expects earnings to grow 30% Market Realist
Dec-04-14 02:30PM  Norfolk Southern: Key Investments, Expense Control in Focus Zacks
11:50AM  CSX Corp. Maintains Q4 View, Projects Strong '15; Shares Up Zacks
Dec-01-14 10:02AM  Water-Logged And Getting Wetter Stock Of The Day: Kansas City Southern (KSU) at TheStreet
Nov-26-14 09:30AM  KCS Michael Upchurch to Address the Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference Business Wire
Nov-24-14 04:20PM  CSX Corp's Long-term Forecast Strong on Improved Demand Zacks
Nov-20-14 08:29AM  UPDATE: Bank Of America Reiterates On Kansas City Southern As Meetings Highlight Growth And Pricing Benzinga
Nov-14-14 12:09PM  3 Stocks Pushing The Transportation Industry Higher at TheStreet
Nov-13-14 07:48AM  Kansas City Southern Declares Dividends on 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock and Common Stock Business Wire
Nov-10-14 12:44PM  Kansas City Southern Announces Results of Holiday Express Fundraising Campaign; New App to Enhance the Visitor Experience Business Wire
Nov-05-14 09:30AM  KCS William Galligan to Address Two Conferences in November Business Wire
Nov-04-14 03:25PM  KCS Announces Revised Presenter at the Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference Business Wire
Oct-30-14 10:23AM  Insider Trading Alert - KSU, CRS And CLGX Traded By Insiders at TheStreet
09:00AM  KCS Michael Upchurch to Address the Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference Business Wire
Oct-27-14 12:57PM  Railroad Stocks May Strain To Meet Lofty Expectations at Forbes
07:07AM  Hub Group (HUBG) Crumbles: Stock Tanks 11.9% Zacks
Oct-24-14 04:14PM  KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial O EDGAR Online
Oct-23-14 01:04PM  KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN Financials EDGAR Online Financials
09:30AM  Union Pacific's (UNP) Q3 Earnings Grow, Beats Estimates Zacks
Oct-22-14 09:47AM  Kansas City Southern (KSU) is Oversold: Can It Recover? Zacks
06:41AM  Is Kansas City Southern (KSU) a Great Growth Stock? Zacks
Oct-21-14 02:44PM  CP Rail CEO says unlikely to go hostile in bid for CSX Reuters
Oct-20-14 02:10PM  Can Canadian National (CNI) Keep its Earnings Streak Alive? Zacks
12:47PM  Story Stocks from
11:51AM  Kansas City Southern Appoints Lora Cheatum Senior Vice President Human Resources Business Wire
10:35AM  Rejected Canadian Pacific Ends Talks With CSX at Investor's Business Daily
Oct-17-14 05:11PM  How Will Kansas City Southern (KSU) Stock React to Its Third Quarter Earnings Results? at TheStreet
03:54PM  Kansas City Southern (KSU) Earnings Report: Q3 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
01:49PM  Kansas City Southern Touts Solid Growth, But Stock Slips Further Behind Rivals at Forbes
01:18PM  Midday movers: Aeropostale, Netflix, Textron & more at CNBC
12:47PM  Kansas City Southern EPS Tops, But Will Autos Derail? at Investor's Business Daily
12:44PM  As clock winds down, CP Rail's Harrison hunts for his dream deal Reuters
11:30AM  Kansas City Southern's Q3 Earnings Beat on Higher Volume Zacks
09:57AM  KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
09:50AM  Unusual Social Activity Around Kansas City Southern (KSU) Today at TheStreet
09:06AM  Stock Futures Show Solid Gains; Morgan Stanley, GE Climbing at Investor's Business Daily
08:55AM  [$$] Kansas City Southern Profit Rises at The Wall Street Journal
08:40AM  Kansas City Southern revenue beats on higher auto, grain shipments Reuters
08:30AM  US stock futures rally on Fed view, earnings at CNBC
08:13AM  Kansas City Southern revenue rises on higher grain, auto shipments Reuters
08:09AM  Kansas City Southern tops Street 3Q forecasts AP
08:00AM  Kansas City Southern Reports Record Quarterly Revenues and Carloads Business Wire
07:07AM  Q3 2014 Kansas City Southern Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Oct-16-14 12:08PM  Pershing Square's Ackman says some railway deals pro-competitive Reuters
Oct-15-14 09:35AM  Zacks Industry Rank Analysis Highlights: Fed Ex, Kansas City Southern, Kirby, Knight Transportation and SAIA Zacks
09:32AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: CSX, Kansas City Southern, Norfolk Southern and Union Pacific Zacks
06:55AM  Why Kansas City (KSU) Might Surprise This Earnings Season Zacks
Oct-14-14 05:15PM  Transport world trades CNBC
05:15PM  [video] Transport world trades at CNBC
12:17PM  Coverage initiated on KC Southern by UBS
09:10AM  Is Kansas City Southern (KSU) Poised to Beat Q3 Earnings? Zacks
Oct-13-14 01:01PM  CSX leads railroads higher; Fiat debuts in U.S. market at MarketWatch
12:28PM  CSX, Canadian Pacific Merger Talk Spurs Stock Surge at Investor's Business Daily
08:02AM  CSX Earnings Seen Chugging Up But Oil Outlook Dims at Investor's Business Daily
Sep-25-14 01:48PM  [video] Check on road & rail stocks at CNBC
Sep-22-14 10:18AM  KCS Announces Revised Presenter at the Citi Industrials Conference Business Wire
Sep-19-14 09:00AM  KCS Announces Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call Time Business Wire
08:28AM  Zacks Industry Rank Analysis Highlights: Greenbrier Industries, Union Pacific, Kansas City Southern, Trinity Industries and Wabtech Zacks
Sep-17-14 11:44AM  Stocks Bide Time Ahead Of Fed; FedEx Gaps Up On Earnings at Investor's Business Daily
09:55AM  Cramer's Stop Trading: Greenbrier CNBC
Sep-16-14 01:53PM  Kansas City Southern Says FY2014 Guidance To Improve Benzinga
01:52PM  KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
01:50PM  Kansas City Southern Provides Full-Year 2014 Guidance Update Business Wire
09:00AM  KCS Michael Upchurch to Address the Citi Industrials Conference Business Wire
Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiaries, engages in the freight rail transportation business. The company operates north/south rail route between Kansas City, Missouri, and various ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas in the midwest and southeast regions of the United States. It also operates direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas serving various Mexico's industrial cities and 3 of its seaports; a 157-mile rail line extending from Laredo, Texas to the port city of Corpus Christi, Texas; and KCSR rail line between Meridian, Mississippi and Shreveport, Louisiana, as well as owns the northern half of the rail bridge at Laredo, Texas. In addition, the company operates a bulk materials handling facility with deep-water access to the Gulf of Mexico at Port Arthur, Texas that stores and transfers petroleum coke from rail cars to ships primarily for export; and a railroad wood-tie treatment facility. Its coordinated rail network comprises approximately 6,400 route miles extending from the midwest and southeast portions of the United States and south into Mexico, and connects with various other Class I railroads. The company serves customers conducting business in various industries, including electric-generating utilities, chemical and petroleum products, paper and forest products, agriculture and mineral products, automotive products, and intermodal transportation. Kansas City Southern was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Wochner William JSr VP & Chief Legal OfficerOct 28Option Exercise34.1120,000682,20079,526Oct 29 05:10 PM
Wochner William JSr VP & Chief Legal OfficerOct 28Sale121.4020,0002,428,03659,526Oct 29 05:10 PM
Starling David LPresident & CEOOct 28Sale121.527,500911,39881,272Oct 29 05:08 PM
ERDMAN WARREN KExecutive Vice PresidentSep 09Sale115.601,731200,10939,768Sep 10 05:21 PM
Stadler Mary KSVP & Chief Accounting OfficerApr 29Option Exercise30.723,570109,65313,696May 01 04:17 PM
Stadler Mary KSVP & Chief Accounting OfficerApr 29Sale99.9710,5701,056,6583,126May 01 04:17 PM