KEX Stock Price Today $85.45
Year To Date
The Year To Date (YTD) return is +26.03%.
52 Week Low
The 52 Week Low stock price is 59.25 set on Fri, Aug 11, 2017 which is 253 days ago.
The current price per share is 44.22% above the 52 week low.
52 Week High
The 52 Week High stock price is $88.80 set on Wed, Apr 18, 2018 which is 3 days ago.
The current price per share is -3.77% below the 52 week high.
All Time High
The All Time High stock price is $124.12 set on Wed, Sep 17, 2014 which is 1,312 days ago.
The current price per share is -31.16% below the all time high.
Kirby Stock Charts
5 Year Stock Chart
The Kirby 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
1 Year Stock Chart
The Kirby 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
50 Day Moving Average
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $77.70 which is 9.97% below the stock price of $85.45.
200 Day Moving Average
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 69.01 which is 23.82% below the stock price of $85.45.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are below the current stock price, this can be considered a bullish technical indicator.
KEX Company Profile
Kirby Corp is a Industrials stock that trades on the NYSE and has a market capitalization of $4.51 Billion.
Kirby is one of the 20 Dow Transports.
Kirby Corporation is a domestic tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in two segments: Marine Transportation and Diesel Engine Services. The Company, through its Marine Transportation segment, is a provider of marine transportation services, operating tank barges and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. Its 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.
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Earnings Per Share
The EPS is $5.38.
Price To Earnings Ratio
The P/E Ratio is 14.05%.
Kirby has a relatively low price to earnings ratio compared to the overal S&P 500 average, which is about 25%.
Some investors look for very low p/e stocks with the hopes of investing in an undervalued stock. Of course, this is just one factor to consider.
Stocks can make big percentage moves on the earnings announcement.
Companies announce earnings either before the market open or after the close.
The Earnings Release Date for Kirby Corp was Wed, Jan 31, 2018.
Since this earnings release 80 days ago, the stock price is up by +14.01%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The next Earnings Release Date is on Wed, Apr 25, 2018, which is in 4 days.2018-04-25 06:00:002018-04-25 13:00:00America/New_YorkKirby Corp (KEX) EarningsVisit http://www.symbolsurfing.com/KEX for more information.United StatesSymbol Surfinginfo@symbolsurfing.com
KEX currently does not pay a dividend.
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