IndustrialsIndustrial Transportation
  • Price (USD)179.27
  • Today's Change-3.57 / -1.95%
  • Shares traded682.58k
  • 1 Year change35.77%
  • Beta0.9332
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About the company

Kansas City Southern (KCS) is a holding company. The Company has domestic and international rail operations in North America that are focused on the north/south freight corridor connecting commercial and industrial markets in the central United States with industrial cities in Mexico. The Company's subsidiaries include The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) and Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (KCSM). KCSR serves a 10-state region in the midwest and southeast regions of the United States and has the north/south rail route between Kansas City, Missouri and various ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. KCSM operates a corridor of the Mexican railroad system. KCSM's rail lines provide rail access to the United States and Mexico border crossing at Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas. KCSM also provides rail access to the Port of Lazaro Cardenas on the Pacific Ocean.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)2.76bn
  • Net income in USD568.70m
  • Incorporated1962
  • Employees7.04k
  • Location
    Kansas City Southern427 W 12th StKANSAS CITY 64105-1403United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (816) 983-1360
  • Fax+1 (302) 655-5049
  • Websitehttps://www.kcsouthern.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp8.04bn424.50m12.91bn27.50k30.601.3114.431.612.222.2241.9951.740.42973.105.16292,
Kansas City Southern2.76bn568.70m17.25bn7.04k31.323.9118.676.265.845.8428.3746.860.27675.7010.62391,590.905.735.956.336.7470.4765.9420.7220.642.165.890.443527.275.602.15-11.151.41-8.397.00
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd5.97bn1.76bn40.74bn11.99k23.467.2117.496.8216.9216.9257.3555.090.34655.1110.04621,002.1010.239.2311.0410.1087.4786.3729.5126.600.69725.910.561217.456.513.3125.0610.582.5917.53
Norfolk Southern Corp.10.24bn2.09bn56.39bn24.59k27.543.7917.395.518.038.0339.3458.250.272620.5911.01416,520.905.586.055.936.4848.4345.0620.4719.901.085.750.460736.63-1.41-0.57082.146.38-0.952810.15
CSX Corporation10.97bn2.90bn61.07bn19.00k21.465.0314.325.573.723.7214.1215.880.285710.4011.13522,523.807.546.898.007.3077.8274.7326.3921.011.516.260.575729.21-2.56-1.180.695311.58-7.528.79
Canadian National Railway Company10.73bn2.64bn74.69bn22.11k28.555.2419.586.964.865.0619.7826.450.32135.5612.12545,447.607.9012.098.6313.2574.4675.5024.5834.320.77327.130.4327.304.164.22-2.595.8910.9716.54
Data as of Sep 21 2020. Currency figures normalised to Kansas City Southern's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

41.94%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20209.97m10.56%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.as of 30 Jun 20207.67m8.13%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Jun 20204.88m5.18%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20204.36m4.62%
Boston Partners Global Investors, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20202.97m3.15%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 30 Jun 20202.39m2.54%
Parnassus Investmentsas of 30 Jun 20202.31m2.45%
Wells Capital Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20201.76m1.86%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20201.71m1.81%
TIAA-CREF Investment Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20201.56m1.65%
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