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Kansas City Southern (KSU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 05, 2014

Kansas City Southern ( KSU ) 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 ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KSU Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( IYT )
  • EGShares Blue Chip ETF ( BCHP )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI ).

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%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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