Kansas City Southern (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 02,
2014. Shareholders who purchased KSU stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
30.23% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $105.47, the dividend yield is 1.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KSU was $105.47,
representing a -16.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $125.96
and a 19.09% increase over the 52 week low of $88.56.
KSU is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Union Pacific Corporation (
) and Canadian National Railway Company (
). KSU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.09. Zacks Investment Research reports KSU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.72%, compared to an
industry average of 16.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to KSU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KSU as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
- EGShares Blue Chip ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYT with an increase of
10.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of KSU at 7.46%.