Kansas City Southern (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.215 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KSU stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that KSU has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $105.99, the dividend yield is .81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KSU was $105.99,
representing a -10.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $118.88
and a 45.59% increase over the 52 week low of $72.80.
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 $2.73. Zacks Investment Research reports KSU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 22.84%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
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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 (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 ETF (
- Vanguard Extended Market ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VXF with an increase of
6.82% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent weighting
of KSU at 8.47%.