Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

New Analyst Ratings On Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX).

Most recent broker ratings

09/28/2016 – Kirby Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a USD 54 price target on the stock.

09/20/2016 – Kirby Corporation was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 68 price target on the stock.

07/25/2016 – Kirby Corporation was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Wells Fargo. They now have a USD 46 price target on the stock.

06/30/2016 – Kirby Corporation was downgraded to “negative” by analysts at OTR Global.

06/21/2016 – Kirby Corporation was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a USD 60 price target on the stock.

05/02/2016 – Kirby Corporation was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at BB&T Capital Markets. They now have a USD 80 price target on the stock.

04/29/2016 – Kirby Corporation was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at Cowen. They now have a USD 65 price target on the stock.

04/28/2016 – Kirby Corporation was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Evercore ISI. They now have a USD 54 price target on the stock.

03/09/2016 – Kirby Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 70 price target on the stock.

11/09/2015 – Kirby Corporation had its “market perform” rating reiterated by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They now have a USD 75 price target on the stock.

10/01/2015 – Kirby Corporation was upgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a USD 64 price target on the stock.

06/22/2015 – Kirby Corporation was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Stephens.

05/01/2015 – Kirby Corporation had its “sell” rating reiterated by analysts at Zacks.

05/01/2015 – Kirby Corporation was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. They now have a USD 72 price target on the stock.

09/30/2014 – Goldman Sachs began new coverage on Kirby Corporation giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 130 price target on the stock.

Kirby Corporation has a 50 day moving average of 57.90 and a 200 day moving average of 61.34. The stock’s market capitalization is 3.13B, it has a 52-week low of 44.63 and a 52-week high of 73.25.

The share price of the company (NYSE:KEX) was down -0.95% during the last trading session, with a high of 59.73 and the volume of Kirby Corporation shares traded was 313603.

Kirby Corporation is a domestic tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in two segments: Marine Transportation and Diesel Engine Services. The Company, through its Marine Transportation segment, is a provider of marine transportation services, operating tank barges and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all the three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. Its engine services segment, sells replacement parts, provides service mechanics to overhaul and repair medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, pumps and compression products, maintains facilities to rebuild component parts or entire medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines.