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Kansas City Southern (KSU)

Stock Price: $184.20 USD 1.07 (0.58%)
Updated Aug 14, 2020 12:59 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 17.38B
Revenue (ttm) 2.76B
Net Income (ttm) 568.90M
Shares Out 94.35M
EPS (ttm) 5.85
PE Ratio 31.49
Forward PE 28.49
Dividend $1.60
Dividend Yield 0.87%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 14, 2020
Last Price $184.20
Previous Close $183.13
Change ($) 1.07
Change (%) 0.58%
Day's Open 182.97
Day's Range 182.40 - 185.26
Day's Volume 284,714
52-Week Range 92.86 - 195.47

More Stats

Market Cap 17.38B
Enterprise Value 20.59B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 16, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 5, 2020
Shares Outstanding 94.35M
Float 93.72M
EPS (basic) 5.86
EPS (diluted) 5.85
FCF / Share 5.90
Dividend $1.60
Dividend Yield 0.87%
Earnings Yield 3.18%
FCF Yield 3.21%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 1.70M
Short Ratio 1.63
Short % of Float 2.04%
Beta 0.96
PE Ratio 31.49
Forward PE 28.49
P/FCF Ratio 31.16
PS Ratio 6.30
PB Ratio 3.94
Revenue 2.76B
Operating Income 987.20M
Net Income 568.90M
Free Cash Flow 557.80M
Net Cash -3.21B
Net Cash / Share -34.07
Gross Margin 51.68%
Operating Margin 35.81%
Profit Margin 20.60%
FCF Margin 20.23%
ROA 6.61%
ROE 11.54%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (22)

Buy 8
Overweight 1
Hold 12
Underweight 1
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(-6.76% downside)
Current: $184.20
Target: 171.74
*Average 12-month price target from 19 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth5.6%5.08%10.65%-3.5%-6.14%8.77%5.84%6.69%15.62%-
Gross Profit1,9351,7731,6921,5231,5401,5801,4041,3021,1961,041
Operating Income886986922819804809739716612487
Net Income539627962478484503351377330180
Shares Outstanding99.32102105108110110110110108100
Earnings Per Share5.406.139.164.434.404.553.183.433.001.67
EPS Growth-11.91%-33.08%106.77%0.68%-3.3%43.08%-7.29%14.33%79.64%-
Dividend Per Share1.481.441.381.321.321.120.860.78--
Dividend Growth2.78%4.35%4.55%0%17.86%30.23%10.26%---
Operating Cash Flow1,1049461,028919909906798673638496
Capital Expenditures-604-611-619-585-828-970-798-525-485-279
Free Cash Flow49933540933481.60-64.30-0.10148153217
Cash & Equivalents14910113417113734843072.6072.4085.40
Total Debt3,3322,6892,6192,4782,4012,3012,1891,6081,6391,640
Net Cash / Debt-3,183-2,589-2,485-2,308-2,265-1,953-1,759-1,535-1,567-1,554
Book Value4,4234,8134,5494,0903,9143,7563,3713,0972,7652,431
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Kansas City Southern
Country United States
Employees 7,040
CEO Patrick J. Ottensmeyer

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol KSU
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Industrials
Industry Railroads
Unique Identifier NYSE: KSU


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. It operates a commercial corridor of the Mexican railroad system and has its direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas. The company 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. Kansas City Southern 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 extending from the Midwest and Southeast portions of the United States south into Mexico. 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 headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.