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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) which is in the industry Railroads, gaining -0.29% today. In the last week its performance is 0.92%, and 8.24% for the past quarter. Currently, Kansas City Southern, KSU has a target price of 102.31, so today’s gain of -0.29% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.35%.

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU), has a market cap of 10476.85, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 97.40%.

At the current price of 96.98, it has a dividend yield of 1.36%, and its target price is 102.31. This is with a profit margin of 21.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.64. Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has a P/E of 21.2, as well as a forward P/E of 18.24.

With a current EPS of 4.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.34%,Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 3.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.65%.

Performance for the year is 0.96%. Since its IPO date on 11/5/1987, the total performance to date is 31.24%.

Volume today for Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU), is 647617, while its average volume is 1272.83. Whilst the total gain today was -0.29%, it did have a day high of -2.78%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.68%, and 2.06% for the month. The 52-week low for Kansas City Southern, KSU has been 57.09%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.78%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.70%, and its return on assets is 5.90%. Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has an operating margin of 35.50%. With a sales growth of -3.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Kansas City Southern, KSU is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.57, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Kansas City Southern? Well its PEG is 2.2, and the P/S is 4.44, along with a P/B of 2.61. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 35.68.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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