Kirby Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:KEX)

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$74.55 $1.3 (1.71%) KEX stock closing price Mar 22, 2018 (Closing)
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Updated on : Mar 23, 2018
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KEX 74.6 (0%)
S&P 500 2643.7 (0%)
Closing Price On: Mar 22, 2018
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RATING: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
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Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★ (0/5)
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Sector:   Transportation.   *PE adjusted for one time items.
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Kirby Stock Analysis

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View the Kirby stock analysis video on Amigobulls. Our KEX analysis video highlights revenue and profit trends along with other important metrics such as valuation to find what makes the stock attractive.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Kirby Corporation Stock Rating 2.8/5

Amigobulls KEX stock analysis takes into account various financial ratios like relative valuation, Kirby revenue, growth and return on equity based on latest quarter 2017 Q4 financial statements. We also check Kirby dividend performance. We compare Kirby valuation with its sector peers to gauge relative attractiveness of KEX stock. Our Kirby stock rating is based on company's fundamentals like balance sheet risk and cash flow position.

Should you buy KEX stock?

  • The Year Over Year (YoY) revenue growth for Kirby was 62.5% in 2017 Q4.
  • With its debt/equity ratio of  0.32, Kirby has a lower debt burden when compared to the Transportation average.
  • The company has a healthy free cash flow margin of 7.1%.

Should you sell KEX stock?

  • Cash flow from operations is 0.4 times net income which is a negative signal.
  • The KEX stock currently trades at a PE of 37.3, which is expensive, compared to the industry average of 20.2.

Comments on this video and Kirby stock

Amigobulls Kirby stock analysis helps investors in understanding how the company's fundamentals have performed in the last few quarters. Company's fundamentals remain one of the key driver of KEX stock and helps investors in making good buy and sell decision.

Among the financials of the company, Kirby revenue growth along with the profit or net income give a clear picture of the financial health. Investors could make use of KEX technical analysis to check whether the fundamental story is reflected in the market sentiment.