Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Kansas City Southern

Kansas City Southern (KSU) managed to eke out gains of 0.21% in intraday trade. The share price increased by 0.18 points to $86.09. Till last observation, the net money flow was recorded at a negative $(-2.05) million. The total inflow of $15.04 million in upticks was completely overshadowed by an outflow of $17.09 million in downticks, giving the up/down ratio a value of 0.88. The shares have seen a change of 0.1% in the past week.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.

Kansas City Southern has dropped 3.17% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 1.41% in the last 4 weeks. Kansas City Southern has dropped 1.57% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 1.41%. Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) rose 0.16% or 0.14 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $85.79 the stock was seen hitting $86.835 as a peak level and $85.4 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $86.05. The daily volume was measured at 2,028,359 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $100.6899 and the 52-week low is $69.6. The company has a market cap of $9,177 million.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 9, 2016, Warren K Erdman (Executive Vice President) sold 1,340 shares at 86.12 per share price.On Aug 5, 2016, Patrick J Ottensmeyer (President & CEO) sold 5,000 shares at 95.62 per share price.On Aug 1, 2016, Michael W Upchurch (EVP & Chief Financial Officer) sold 5,367 shares at 95.18 per share price.

Kansas City Southern Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 20, 2017. The company reported $1.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04. Analyst had a consensus of $1.17. The company had revenue of $598.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $603.78 million. The companys revenue was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.23 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Kansas City Southern was Downgraded by Seaport Global Securities on Jan 23, 2017 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $90.Kansas City Southern was Initiated by Buckingham Research to Buy on Jan 18, 2017. Company shares were Upgraded by Stifel on Dec 16, 2016 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 96 from a previous price target of $94 .Kansas City Southern was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to Neutral on Nov 9, 2016.

Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company with two primary subsidiaries. The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, is one of seven Class I railroads operating in the United States. Kansas City Southern de Mexico, SA. de C.V. is one of three large regional railroads in Mexico. KCS also owns 50% of the Panama Canal Railway Company in Panama. The combined North American rail network comprises approximately 6,000 miles of rail lines that link commercial and industrial markets in the United States and Mexico.

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