Kirby Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:KEX)

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$84.4 $0.15 (0.18%) KEX stock closing price Jun 22, 2018 (Closing)

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 2.4/5

Amigobulls KEX stock analysis takes into account various financial ratios like relative valuation, Kirby revenue, growth and return on equity based on latest quarter 2018 Q1 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 50.8% in 2018-03.
  • With its debt/equity ratio of 0.45, Kirby has a lower debt burden when compared to the -sectordesc- average.

Should you sell KEX stock?

  • The company has an operating cash flow which is 0.5759 times the net income. This is not a healthy sign.
  • The KEX stock currently trades at a PE of 38.2, which is expensive, compared to the sector average of 19.
  • The company has a negative free cash flow margin of -3.

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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.