Kansas City Southern, a transportation holding company, provides domestic and international rail transportation services in North America.
Mediocre balance sheet with questionable track record.
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Pat Ottensmeyer (61yo)
Mr. Patrick J. Ottensmeyer, also known as Pat, has been the President of Kansas City Southern since March 1, 2015 and its Chief Executive Officer and director since July 1, 2016. Mr. Ottensmeyer served as ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
|CEO, President & Director||3.67yrs||US$5.52m||0.11% $14.3m|
|Executive VP & CFO||11.42yrs||US$1.70m||0.025% $3.1m|
|Executive VP & COO||4yrs||US$1.68m||0.033% $4.1m|
|Executive Vice President of Administration & Corporate Affairs||9.83yrs||US$1.27m||0.053% $6.6m|
|Executive VP & Chief Innovation Officer||1.42yrs||US$1.58m||0.030% $3.7m|
|VP & Chief Accounting Officer||2.67yrs||no data||0.010% $1.3m|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||2.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||1.17yrs||no data||0.0066% $826.0k|
|Vice President of Sales & Marketing Automotive||0.42yr||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer||1.42yrs||no data||0.016% $2.0m|
|CEO, President & Director||3.67yrs||US$5.52m||0.11% $14.3m|
|Presiding Director||no data||US$240.03k||0.12% $15.0m|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||no data||US$350.03k||0.018% $2.3m|
|Independent Director||9.83yrs||US$231.94k||0.0095% $1.2m|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||US$200.07k||0.0033% $408.0k|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||US$230.07k||0.0048% $602.1k|
|Independent Director||4yrs||US$190.07k||0.0021% $257.5k|
|Independent Director||9.83yrs||US$257.07k||0.0037% $455.3k|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||US$200.07k||0.0085% $1.1m|
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Kansas City Southern's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kansas City Southern
- Ticker: KSU
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1887
- Industry: Railroads
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: US$12.440b
- Shares outstanding: 96.15m
- Website: https://www.kcsouthern.com
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- Kansas City Southern
- 427 West 12th Street
- Kansas City
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KSU||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 1964|
|KCY||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Mar 1964|
|KSU *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Mar 1964|
|0JQ4||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Mar 1964|
|KSU.PR||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||PFD 4%||US||USD||Dec 1972|
|K1CS34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH 4 REPR 1 COM||BR||BRL||Jan 2020|
Kansas City Southern, a transportation holding company, provides domestic and international rail transportation services in North America. The company 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 ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. It operates a commercial corridor of the Mexican railroad system and has its direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas. The company provides rail access to the United States and Mexico border crossing at Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas; and controls and operates the southern half of the rail bridge at Laredo, Texas, as well as the northern half of this bridge. Kansas City Southern also provides rail access to the port of Lazaro Cardenas on the Pacific Ocean; and owns a 157-mile rail line extending from Laredo, Texas to the port city of Corpus Christi, Texas. Its rail network comprises approximately 6,700 route miles extending from the Midwest and Southeast portions of the United States south into Mexico. The company serves the chemical and petroleum, industrial and consumer products, agriculture and minerals, energy, intermodal, and automotive markets. Kansas City Southern was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/31 01:54|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/30 00:00|
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