Kansas City Southern (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.215 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 03,
2013. Shareholders who purchased KSU stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
10.26% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $108.85, the dividend yield is .79%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KSU was $108.85,
representing a -8.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $118.88 and
a 76.36% increase over the 52 week low of $61.72.
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 $3.68. Zacks Investment Research reports KSU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 22.46%, compared to an
industry average of 18.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/BARRA Growth Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Growt (
- MidCap SPDR Trust Series I (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of
27.82% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent
weighting of KSU at 8.9%.