Kansas City Southern (KSU) has risen sharply, recording gains of 7.29% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -1.77% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.8% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.95% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.17%. Kansas City Southern is up 1.8% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 29.69%.
Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $95.25, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $96.83 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $94.86 and closed the trading day at $96.11, in the green by 0.51%. The total traded volume for the day was 981,081. The stock had closed at $95.62 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.