Kirby Corporation (KEX) Shares Slide -13.88%

Kirby Corporation (KEX) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Kirby Corporation (KEX), hence the stock is down -16.64% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -13.82% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -13.84% and the stock has fallen -13.88% in the past 1 week.

The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 11.89% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 17.21%. Kirby Corporation has dropped 14.62% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 3.55%.


Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $54, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $55.25 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $53.59 and closed the trading day at $54.49, in the green by 0.59%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,454,561. The stock had closed at $54.17 in the previous days trading.

Kirby Corporation is the domestic tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in two segments: Marine Transportation and Diesel Engine Services. The Marine Transportation segment is a provider of marine transportation services, operating tank barges and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products. The Diesel Engine Services segment, sells replacement parts, provides service mechanics to overhaul and repair medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, pumps and compression products, maintains facilities to rebuild component parts or entire medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions and entire reduction gears, and manufactures and remanufactures oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units. Its customers include oil service companies, offshore fishing companies, nuclear power industry, compression companies and construction companies, among others.

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