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115.14 

-0.92 -0.8%

as of Mar 19 '19

52 Week Range:

90.55 120.34


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S2O Stock Analyzer - General Info

General Info


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Demonstrates how to use Stock Analyzer, shows how to analyze a stock and explains in detail "General Info" section of the Stock Analyzer result page.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Financial Statements

Financial Statements


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Explains information presented in the Financial Statements section of the S2O Stock Analyzer: financial statements charts, absolute values and growth rates.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Growth Grade and Financial Ratios

Growth Grade and Financial Ratios


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Demonstrates how to use Growth Grade & Financial Ratios section; shows the difference between historical and year-over-year Growth Grade on the real life example.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Value Price

Value Price


type: video (mp4); length: 6:03

Demonstrates how to use Value Price (intrinsic value) and the Graham Number, MOS (margin of safety) and IRT - Investment Recovery Time; explains 3 different projection models used to compute value price - pessimistic, moderate and optimistic.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Price Charts

Price Charts


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Demonstrates basic rules of how to read a candlestick chart, long and short term moving averages, stochastic, MACD and relative strength (RS) charts. Explains how bull or bear market condition is computed.

General Info

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 bridge at Laredo, Texas, as well as the northern half of this bridge. Kansas City Southern also provides rail access to the port of Lazaro Cardenas on the Pacific Ocean; and owns a 157-mile rail line extending from Laredo, Texas to the port city of Corpus Christi, Texas. Its rail network comprises approximately 6,700 route miles. The company serves the chemical and petroleum, industrial and consumer products, agriculture and minerals, energy, intermodal, and automotive markets. Kansas City Southern was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.

Financial Statements

The charts below show selected Annual and Quarterly Financial Data.

The purpose of these charts is to discover long and short term change dynamics. When numbers are growing year after year in the annual statements chart, the business become stronger and stronger and this is a good sign.

Quarterly Data Chart can be used to do a short term analysis. It makes sense to pay attention to the quarterly dynamics and do not wait for the next yearly statement. We should be alerted if we see that quarterly numbers are going down.

You can check "Annual Financial Statements" and "Quarterly Financial Statements" sections for exact numbers and growth rates.

Annual Statements

On a charts below the Line shows absolute values and the Bar chart shows Year-Over-Year Growth Rate for selected financial statement item. A consistent GROWTH is generally considered necessary to fund future growth from within a business.
NOTE: Growth Rate is not provided if either the latest period or the year-ago period contains a net loss. (source: WSJ Digest of Earnings)
TIP! move your mouse pointer over bar or a circle on any chart below to see details.

Financial Statements

Income Statement



 

Cash Flow Statement



 

Balance Sheet



 

Liquidity Ratios

Current Ratio


 

Current Ratio measures the ability to meet short term obligations. Generally accepted standard is 2 (current assets should be 2 times or 200% of current liabilities).

Quick Ratio


 

Measures immediate liquidity or the cash available to cover immediate liabilities. A safe margin would be at least 1 (100%).

Financial Leverage


 

Defined as total assets divided by total shareholders' equity. The higher the ratio, the more debt a company uses in its capital structure.

Profitability Ratios

ROA


 

Return on Assets (ROA) measures the income (profit) that is generated by the use of the assets of the business.

ROE


 

Return on Equity (ROE) is a measure of profitability that calculates how many dollars of profit a company generates with each dollar of shareholders equity. ROE is sometimes called "return on net worth."

ROIC


 

The Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) measure gives a sense of how well a company is using its money to generate returns. Some investors use this figure as a final evaluation to determine whether or not to invest in a company.

Annual Statements

Item Name Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16 Dec '17 Dec '18
Equity (BVPS) 20.87
21.33
23.62
24.22
28.06
29.68
32.97
35.67
38.14
39.64
47.24
growth rate 2.2% 10.7% 2.5% 15.9% 5.8% 11.1% 8.2% 6.9% 3.9% 19.2%
Earnings BIT 248.70
103.60
289.20
455.00
616.40
551.60
847.40
813.40
818.50
921.60
968.40
growth rate -58.3% 179.2% 57.3% 35.5% -10.5% 53.6% -4.0% 0.6% 12.6% 5.1%
Avg.PE 12.24
67.57
30.40
22.73
24.39
38.91
25.61
17.21
19.41
12.03
17.77
growth rate 452.0% -55.0% -25.2% 7.3% 59.5% -34.2% -32.8% 12.8% -38.0% 47.7%
ROA 2.96
0.84
3.04
5.56
6.00
5.08
6.47
5.88
5.57
10.68
6.72
growth rate -71.6% 261.9% 82.9% 7.9% -15.3% 27.4% -9.1% -5.3% 91.7% -37.1%
ROE 8.47
2.32
7.56
12.68
12.89
10.88
14.12
12.62
11.96
22.30
13.42
growth rate -72.6% 225.9% 67.7% 1.7% -15.6% 29.8% -10.6% -5.2% 86.5% -39.8%
ROIC 6.87
4.03
6.61
9.99
9.65
7.86
9.53
8.77
8.52
15.63
9.62
growth rate -41.3% 64.0% 51.1% -3.4% -18.6% 21.3% -8.0% -2.9% 83.5% -38.5%
Cur. Ratio 0.63
1.49
1.39
1.47
1.23
1.29
0.91
0.71
0.87
0.70
1.42
growth rate 136.5% -6.7% 5.8% -16.3% 4.9% -29.5% -22.0% 22.5% -19.5% 102.9%
Quick Ratio 0.40
0.63
0.57
0.55
0.68
0.92
0.59
0.50
0.64
0.50
0.99
growth rate 57.5% -9.5% -3.5% 23.6% 35.3% -35.9% -15.3% 28.0% -21.9% 98.0%
Leverage 2.86
2.67
2.33
2.24
2.07
2.21
2.16
2.13
2.16
2.02
1.97
growth rate -6.6% -12.7% -3.9% -7.6% 6.8% -2.3% -1.4% 1.4% -6.5% -2.5%
Balance Sheet Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16 Dec '17 Dec '18
Acct.Receivable 163.80
139.40
160.00
391.00
275.70
329.90
237.50
243.50
304.20
354.50
343.30
growth rate -14.9% 14.8% 144.4% -29.5% 19.7% -28.0% 2.5% 24.9% 16.5% -3.2%
Acct.Payable 401.10
364.60
398.60
215.00
176.70
247.80
225.10
180.50
growth rate -9.1% 9.3% -46.1% -17.8% 40.2% -9.2% -19.8%
Cur.Assets 685.60
613.80
598.20
642.50
522.30
942.40
718.20
537.00
648.00
680.10
635.40
growth rate -10.5% -2.5% 7.4% -18.7% 80.4% -23.8% -25.2% 20.7% 5.0% -6.6%
Total Assets 5,439.20
5,454.30
5,640.90
6,145.10
6,395.90
7,435.40
7,976.40
8,341.00
8,817.50
9,198.70
9,469.80
growth rate 0.3% 3.4% 8.9% 4.1% 16.3% 7.3% 4.6% 5.7% 4.3% 3.0%
Cash 229.90
117.50
85.40
72.40
72.60
429.50
348.00
136.60
170.60
134.10
100.50
growth rate -48.9% -27.3% -15.2% 0.3% 491.6% -19.0% -60.8% 24.9% -21.4% -25.1%
Inventory 96.30
106.40
101.40
109.60
125.60
121.30
111.00
137.90
152.60
150.80
160.30
growth rate 10.5% -4.7% 8.1% 14.6% -3.4% -8.5% 24.2% 10.7% -1.2% 6.3%
Cur.Liabilities 1,092.80
410.80
431.20
437.40
424.80
730.60
898.80
757.60
744.40
971.70
447.00
growth rate -62.4% 5.0% 1.4% -2.9% 72.0% 23.0% -15.7% -1.7% 30.5% -54.0%
Liabilities 3,527.70
3,411.30
3,209.80
3,380.60
3,299.30
4,064.80
3,912.30
4,116.30
4,413.00
4,333.30
4,337.10
growth rate -3.3% -5.9% 5.3% -2.4% 23.2% -3.8% 5.2% 7.2% -1.8% 0.1%
LT Debt 1,448.70
1,911.90
1,621.60
1,602.80
1,547.60
1,856.90
1,826.50
2,045.00
2,271.50
2,235.50
2,670.60
growth rate 32.0% -15.2% -1.2% -3.4% 20.0% -1.6% 12.0% 11.1% -1.6% 19.5%
Equity 1,911.50
2,043.00
2,431.10
2,764.50
3,096.60
3,370.60
3,749.40
3,908.20
4,083.80
4,542.80
4,807.30
growth rate 6.9% 19.0% 13.7% 12.0% 8.9% 11.2% 4.2% 4.5% 11.2% 5.8%
Common Shares 99.00
94.00
108.00
110.00
110.00
110.00
110.00
110.00
108.00
105.00
102.00
growth rate -5.1% 14.9% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% -1.8% -2.8% -2.9%
Cash Flow Statement Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16 Dec '17 Dec '18
Capital Expenditures -20.90
-13.90
-8.30
495.00
540.00
806.60
970.30
832.20
590.20
628.00
619.20
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 9.1% 49.4% 20.3% -14.2% -29.1% 6.4% -1.4%
Cash Dividends 15.20
11.00
11.00
3.00
86.10
71.20
116.60
140.10
142.80
142.50
147.50
growth rate -27.6% 0.0% -72.7% 2,770.0% -17.3% 63.8% 20.2% 1.9% -0.2% 3.5%
Cash From OA 413.00
290.50
496.30
638.00
673.20
798.30
906.00
909.20
919.00
1,028.40
945.70
growth rate -29.7% 70.8% 28.6% 5.5% 18.6% 13.5% 0.4% 1.1% 11.9% -8.0%
FCF per Share -1.23
-0.60
1.94
2.10
1.21
-0.25
-0.61
-0.32
2.99
2.97
3.57
growth rate 0.0% 100.0% 8.3% -42.4% -100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% -0.7% 20.2%
Sale Purchase of Stock 2.10
1.90
1.50
2.00
4.20
0.90
0.70
growth rate -9.5% -21.1% 33.3% 110.0% -78.6% -22.2%
FCF -120.00
-56.00
209.00
143.00
133.00
-8.00
-64.00
77.00
323.00
400.00
327.00
growth rate 0.0% 100.0% -31.6% -7.0% -100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 319.5% 23.8% -18.3%
Income Statement Dec '08 Dec '09 Dec '10 Dec '11 Dec '12 Dec '13 Dec '14 Dec '15 Dec '16 Dec '17 Dec '18
Sales 1,852.10
1,480.20
1,814.80
2,098.30
2,238.60
2,369.30
2,577.10
2,418.80
2,334.20
2,582.90
2,714.00
growth rate -20.1% 22.6% 15.6% 6.7% 5.8% 8.8% -6.1% -3.5% 10.7% 5.1%
Op.Income 390.20
266.80
486.50
309.80
376.50
251.00
847.40
813.40
818.50
921.60
968.40
growth rate -31.6% 82.4% -36.3% 21.5% -33.3% 237.6% -4.0% 0.6% 12.6% 5.1%
IBT 248.70
102.20
289.20
455.00
616.40
551.60
713.10
672.60
662.70
874.30
886.90
growth rate -58.9% 183.0% 57.3% 35.5% -10.5% 29.3% -5.7% -1.5% 31.9% 1.4%
Net Income 168.70
67.10
180.20
309.80
376.50
251.00
502.60
483.50
478.10
962.00
627.40
growth rate -60.2% 168.6% 71.9% 21.5% -33.3% 100.2% -3.8% -1.1% 101.2% -34.8%
EPS 1.86
0.60
1.67
3.00
3.43
3.18
4.55
4.40
4.43
9.16
6.13
growth rate -67.7% 178.3% 79.6% 14.3% -7.3% 43.1% -3.3% 0.7% 106.8% -33.1%
Gross Profit 1,001.40
777.10
1,040.70
1,368.00
1,469.30
1,564.00
1,105.50
1,098.00
1,075.60
1,215.40
1,295.20
growth rate -22.4% 33.9% 31.5% 7.4% 6.5% -29.3% -0.7% -2.0% 13.0% 6.6%

Quarterly Statements

Item Name Dec '17 Mar '18 Jun '18 Sep '18 Dec '18
Earnings BIT 237.80
218.70
245.80
256.00
247.90
growth rate -8.0% 12.4% 4.2% -3.2%
Balance Sheet Dec '17 Mar '18 Jun '18 Sep '18 Dec '18
Acct.Receivable 354.50
271.20
250.00
272.00
343.30
growth rate -23.5% -7.8% 8.8% 26.2%
Acct.Payable 225.10
425.00
413.50
447.20
180.50
growth rate 88.8% -2.7% 8.2% -59.6%
Cur.Assets 680.10
565.90
527.80
615.90
635.40
growth rate -16.8% -6.7% 16.7% 3.2%
Total Assets 9,198.70
9,128.10
9,263.10
9,409.10
9,469.80
growth rate -0.8% 1.5% 1.6% 0.7%
Cash 134.10
47.00
61.10
107.10
100.50
growth rate -65.0% 30.0% 75.3% -6.2%
Inventory 150.80
160.80
154.00
155.20
160.30
growth rate 6.6% -4.2% 0.8% 3.3%
Cur.Liabilities 971.70
823.80
440.90
465.90
447.00
growth rate -15.2% -46.5% 5.7% -4.1%
Liabilities 4,333.30
4,196.70
4,266.90
4,318.30
4,337.10
growth rate -3.2% 1.7% 1.2% 0.4%
LT Debt 2,224.10
2,230.20
2,682.30
2,680.70
2,670.60
growth rate 0.3% 20.3% -0.1% -0.4%
Equity 4,542.80
4,608.40
4,671.50
4,765.90
4,807.30
growth rate 1.4% 1.4% 2.0% 0.9%
Common Shares 1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Cash Flow Statement Dec '17 Mar '18 Jun '18 Sep '18 Dec '18
Capital Expenditures 138.50
121.20
245.00
129.50
123.50
growth rate -12.5% 102.2% -47.1% -4.6%
Cash Dividends 37.40
37.10
37.00
36.80
36.60
growth rate -0.8% -0.3% -0.5% -0.5%
Cash From OA 294.70
140.60
285.20
280.00
239.90
growth rate -52.3% 102.8% -1.8% -14.3%
Sale Purchase of Stock 0.20
0.40
0.30
growth rate 100.0% -25.0%
FCF 156.20
19.40
40.20
150.50
116.40
growth rate -87.6% 107.2% 274.4% -22.7%
Income Statement Dec '17 Mar '18 Jun '18 Sep '18 Dec '18
Sales 660.40
638.60
682.40
699.00
694.00
growth rate -3.3% 6.9% 2.4% -0.7%
Op.Income 237.80
218.70
245.80
256.00
247.90
growth rate -8.0% 12.4% 4.2% -3.2%
IBT 193.20
221.70
196.10
247.00
222.10
growth rate 14.8% -11.6% 26.0% -10.1%
Net Income 551.70
144.50
148.20
173.60
161.10
growth rate -73.8% 2.6% 17.1% -7.2%
EPS
growth rate
Gross Profit 308.60
296.90
328.70
338.70
330.90
growth rate -3.8% 10.7% 3.0% -2.3%
R&D
growth rate

Growth Grade & Financial Ratios

All financial ratios below are calculated based on latest annual statements available and present the most up to date snapshot of a company finances.

Growth Grade

Historical Growth Grade:

C (55.58)

YOY Growth Grade:

D (42.30)

Click on buttons above for detailed yearly growth rates.

Market Ratios

Profitability Ratios

Liquidity Ratios

Efficiency Ratios

Value Price

PE and EPS

Historical Current Forward
PE 18.68 18.78 14.95
EPS / Growth 6.0% 6.13 15.3%

Value Price & Investment Recovery Time

Read more about Stock2Own value price in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

Equity Growth Rate: 8.0%

Estimates Pessimistic Moderate Optimistic My Numbers
Rate of Return 15.0%
MOS Price % 50 %
Future EPS Growth 6.0% 9.7% 9.7%
Future PE 11.90 17.70 17.70
Future EPS 10.93 15.51 15.51
Value Price
MOS %
32.14
-72.1%
67.86
-41.1%
67.86
-41.1%
MOS Price 16.07 33.93 33.93
IRT 12.45 10.55 10.55

Graham Number:

NOTE: The Graham Number applies only to certain types of stocks in combination with a number of other criteria.

Read more about Graham Number in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

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