Kansas City Southern

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Kansas City Southern, a transportation holding company, provides domestic and international rail transportation services in North America. The company serves a ten-state region in the midwest and southeast regions of the United States and has the shortest north/south rail route between Kansas City, Missouri, and ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. It operates a commercial corridor of the Mexican railroad system and has its direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas. The company provides rail access to the United States and Mexico border crossing at Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas; and controls and operates the southern half of the rail bri...[Read more]



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The PE Ratio as of May 2024 (TTM) for Kansas City Southern (KSU) is 277.50

According to Kansas City Southern’s latest financial reports and current stock price. The company's current PE Ratio is 277.50. This represents a change of 1.14% compared to the average of 22.40 of the last 4 quarters.

Kansas City Southern (KSU) Historical PE Ratio (quarterly & annually)

How has KSU PE Ratio performed in the past?

The mean historical PE Ratio of Kansas City Southern over the last ten years is 23.47. The current 277.50 PE Ratio has changed 118.16% with respect to the historical average. Over the past ten years (40 quarters), KSU's PE Ratio was at its highest in in the June 2013 quarter at 193.55. The PE Ratio was at its lowest in in the June 2021 quarter at -16.99.

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Kansas City Southern (KSU) PE Ratio by Quarter and Year

Discovering the peaks and valleys of Kansas City Southern PE Ratio, unveiling quarterly and yearly fluctuations to gain insights into the company’s financial performance and market dynamics, offering valuable data for investors and analysts alike.

Maximum Annual Increase = 82.20%

Maximum Annual PE Ratio = 38.75

Minimum Annual Increase = -39.99%

Minimum Annual PE Ratio = 11.45

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Kansas City Southern (KSU) Average PE Ratio

How has KSU PE Ratio performed in the past?

The current PE Ratio of Kansas City Southern (KSU) is greater than its 3-year, greater than its 5-year, and greater than its 10-year historical averages

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Kansas City Southern (KSU) PE Ratio vs. Peers

How is KSU’s PE Ratio compared to its peers?

Kansas City Southern’s PE Ratio is

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