Kansas City Southern
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back Kansas City Southern, with 11 of 15 rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like Kansas City Southern better than competitor Canadian Pacific Railway overall. Analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, but they are a bit more wary about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $537.8 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 22.7% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.75 per share. Estimates range from $0.70 to $0.79.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly behind the stock with 97.1% granting it an "outperform" rating. The community at large concurs with the All-Stars with 96.9% awarding it a rating of "outperform." Fools have embraced Kansas City Southern and haven't been shy with their opinions lately, logging 156 posts in the past 30 days. Even with a robust four out of five stars, Kansas City Southern's CAPS rating falls a little short of the community's upbeat outlook.
Kansas City Southern's profit has risen year over year by an average of 96.5% over the past five quarters.
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