Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Receives Accumulate Rating From Seaport Global Analysts


Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) had its stock rating indicated as ‘Accumulate’ in a report released by analysts at Seaport Global.

Seaport Global today set a target price of 104 on the company’s stock. According to the analyst this now indicates there is a potential increase of 12.2% from Kansas City Southern’s current price of 92.69.

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Over the last twelve months Kansas City Southern’s stock price has increased by 8.61% from 85.34 to 92.69.

There are currently 107,983,000 shares in issue with a current share value of 92.69 giving Kansas City Southern a market capitalisation of 10.01B USD .

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has a 50 day moving average of 93.17 and a 200 day moving average of 92.96. The 52 week high for the share price is 100.69 while the 52 week low for the stock is 62.2.

Kansas City Southern (KCS) is a transportation holding company with 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 controls and owns The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), a United States Class I railroad that serves a 10-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 several key ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. The Company controls and owns Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (KCSM), which serves Mexico’s principal industrial cities and three of its seaports. KCSM has the right to control and operate the southern half of the rail bridge at Laredo, Texas, which spans the Rio Grande River between the United States and Mexico.