Kansas City Southern (KSU): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure

Kansas City Southern (KSU) has been rated by 14 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $110 and the lowest price target forecast is $73. The average forecast of all the analysts is $95.64 and the expected standard deviation is $11.64.

Kansas City Southern (KSU) encountered a drop of 2.2% or -95,581 shares in the short positions. The number dropped from 4,337,972 on June 15,2016 to 4,242,391 on June 30,2016. The final interest is 4% of the floated stock. The days to cover figure of 3 can be arrived using the average daily exchange of 1,318,154 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 12th.

Also, Oppenheimer initiates coverage on Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) . Analysts at the Oppenheimer have a current rating of Outperform on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on June 16, 2016.


Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU): stock turned positive on Thursday. Though the stock opened at $93.49, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $95.49 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $93.26 and closed the trading day at $94.91, in the green by 2.57%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,983,738. The stock had closed at $92.53 in the previous days trading.

Kansas City Southern (KCS) is a transportation holding company with domestic and international rail operations in North America that are focused on the north/south freight corridor connecting commercial and industrial markets in the central United States with industrial cities in Mexico. The Companys rail network includes The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), which 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 several key ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas; Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (KCSM), which serves Mexicos principal industrial cities and three of its major seaports, and Mexrail, Inc. (Mexrail), which owns The Texas Mexican Railway Company (Tex-Mex), which connects the operations of KCSR with KCSM.

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