Kansas City Southern (KSU)

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102.21 -1.10  -1.06% NYSE Mar 31, 4:45PM BATS Real time Currency in USD

Kansas City Southern Price to Book Value:

3.005 for March 31, 2015

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March 31, 2015 3.005
March 30, 2015 3.037
March 27, 2015 3.027
March 26, 2015 3.032
March 25, 2015 3.039
March 24, 2015 3.090
March 23, 2015 3.130
March 20, 2015 3.401
March 19, 2015 3.378
March 18, 2015 3.382
March 17, 2015 3.370
March 16, 2015 3.410
March 13, 2015 3.364
March 12, 2015 3.384
March 11, 2015 3.367
March 10, 2015 3.327
March 9, 2015 3.340
March 6, 2015 3.344
March 5, 2015 3.411
March 4, 2015 3.414
March 3, 2015 3.405
March 2, 2015 3.441
Feb. 27, 2015 3.406
Feb. 26, 2015 3.442
Feb. 25, 2015 3.487
Feb. 24, 2015 3.513
   
Feb. 23, 2015 3.512
Feb. 20, 2015 3.428
Feb. 19, 2015 3.467
Feb. 18, 2015 3.509
Feb. 17, 2015 3.506
Feb. 13, 2015 3.473
Feb. 12, 2015 3.469
Feb. 11, 2015 3.421
Feb. 10, 2015 3.426
Feb. 9, 2015 3.391
Feb. 6, 2015 3.426
Feb. 5, 2015 3.422
Feb. 4, 2015 3.362
Feb. 3, 2015 3.378
Feb. 2, 2015 3.314
Jan. 30, 2015 3.237
Jan. 29, 2015 3.258
Jan. 28, 2015 3.205
Jan. 27, 2015 3.213
Jan. 26, 2015 3.248
Jan. 23, 2015 3.169
Jan. 22, 2015 3.342
Jan. 21, 2015 3.252
Jan. 20, 2015 3.233
Jan. 16, 2015 3.233

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About Price to Book Ratio

Price to book value is a financial ratio used to compare a company's book value to its current market price. Book value is an accounting term denoting the portion of the company held by the shareholders at accounting value (not market value). In other words, book value is the company's total tangible assets less its total liabilities.

The ratio has two calculation methods. In the first way, the company's market capitalization is divided by the company's total book value from its balance sheet. The second way, using per-share values, is to divide the company's current share price by the book value per share. In general, a low price to book value indicates that a stock is undervalued and thus more desirable.

In theory, if you purchased stock with a price to book value less than 1 and the company immediately went bankrupt, you would gain money on your investment. In reality, this may not be true since there are times when liquidation value, or the price at which a company's assets can be sold, is less than the book value of those assets.

For more information on evaluating valuation multiples similar to this, please see our original white paper research : Making Sense Of Valuation Multiples.
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KSU Price to Book Value Benchmarks

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CSX 2.962
Norfolk Southern 2.577
Union Pacific 4.579

KSU Price to Book Value Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 1.425 Aug 24 2010
Maximum 4.218 Nov 14 2013
Average 2.919

KSU Price to Book Value Excel Add-In Codes

  • Metric Code: price_to_book_value
  • Latest data point: =YCP("KSU", "price_to_book_value")
  • Last 5 data points: =YCS("KSU", "price_to_book_value", -4)

To find the codes for any of our financial metrics, see our Complete Reference of Metric Codes.

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