With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 11/5/1987. Kansas City Southern is in the Railroads industry and Services sector. Average volume for Kansas City Southern, is 1174.96, and so far today it has a volume of 1193300. Performance year to date since the 11/5/1987 is 26.35%.
To help you determine whether Kansas City Southern is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 20.34 and forward P/E is 17.49. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Kansas City Southern has a value for PEG of 2.11. P/S ratio is 4.24 and the P/B ratio is 2.5. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 34.08 and 89.74 respectively.
At the current price Kansas City Southern is trading at, 93.32 (-0.16% today), Kansas City Southern has a dividend yield of 1.41%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 28.70%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 4.59, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 12.34% after growing -3.30% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 10.00%, and -3.00% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 107.22, and the number of shares float is 106.51. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.50%, and institutional ownership is at 91.90%. The float short is 3.36%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.05. Management has seen a return on assets of 5.90%, and also a return on investment of 9.70%.
The ability for Kansas City Southern, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.1, and quick ratio is 0.9. Long term debt/equity is 0.57 and total debt/equity is 0.64. In terms of margins, Kansas City Southern has a gross margin of 65.40%, with its operating margin at 35.50%, and Kansas City Southern has a profit margin of 21.10%.
The 52 week high is -7.00%, with 51.68% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -1.62% and the 200 day simple moving average is 7.24%.
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