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Last $76.09 USD
Change Today -1.48 / -1.91%
Volume 500.6K
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kirby corp (KEX) Snapshot

Open
$76.93
Previous Close
$77.57
Day High
$77.72
Day Low
$75.80
52 Week High
09/17/14 - $124.12
52 Week Low
01/29/15 - $70.89
Market Cap
4.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
454.9K
EPS TTM
$4.95
Shares Outstanding
55.7M
EX-Date
07/26/90
P/E TM
15.4x
Dividend
--
Dividend Yield
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Kirby Corporation operates domestic tank barges and transports bulk liquid products. The company's Marine Transportation segment provides marine transportation services and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products, as well as operates tank barges throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along three United States coasts, and in Alaska and Hawaii. This segment transports petrochemicals, black oil, refined petroleum products, and agricultural chemicals by tank barges. This segment also operates offshore dry-bulk barge and tugboat units that are engaged in the offshore transportation of dry-bulk cargoes in the United States coastal trade. As of February 23, 2015, this segment owned or operated 884 inland tank barges with 17.8 million barrels of capacity, 247 inland towboats, 69 coastal tank barges with 6 million barrels of capacity, 74 coastal tugboats, 6 offshore dry-bulk cargo barges, 7 offshore tugboats, and 1 docking tugboat. Its Diesel 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; and maintains facilities to rebuild component parts or entire medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions and entire reduction gears, and manufactures and remanufactures oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units. This segment serves inland and offshore barge operators, oilfield service companies, oil and gas operators and producers, compression companies, offshore fishing companies, and marine and on-highway transportation companies, as well as the United States Coast Guard; the United States Navy; and power generation, nuclear, and industrial companies. The company was formerly known as Kirby Exploration Company, Inc. and changed its name to Kirby Corporation in 1990. Kirby Corporation was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

4,675 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/23/15
Founded in 1921

kirby corp (KEX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and President
Total Annual Compensation: $440.0K
Executive Chairman and Member of Executive Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $827.5K
President of Kirby Inland Marine - LP and Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $352.5K
President of Kirby Offshore Marine - LLC
Total Annual Compensation: $337.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

kirby corp (KEX) Key Developments

Kirby Corporation Presents at BB&T Capital Markets 30th Annual Transportation Services Conference, Feb-12-2015 08:00 AM

Kirby Corporation Presents at BB&T Capital Markets 30th Annual Transportation Services Conference, Feb-12-2015 08:00 AM. Venue: The Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134, United States. Speakers: Andy Smith, Executive Vice President and CFO.

Kirby Mulls Acquisitions

Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is looking for acquisitions. David Grzebinski, President and Chief Executive Officer of Kirby Corporation said, "As I mentioned, we expect our cash flow to continue to grow in 2015. As such, we remain very well-positioned should any market weakness or disruption open up good investment opportunities including acquisitions and share repurchases."

Kirby Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the First Quarter and Full Year of 2015

Kirby Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenues of $668,297,000 compared with $568,397,000 for the same period last year. Operating income was $113,807,000 compared with $108,744,000 for the same period last year. Earnings before taxes on income were $108,783,000 compared with $102,905,000 for the same period last year. Net earnings attributable to the company was $68,051,000 or $1.19 diluted per share compared with $64,267,000 or $1.13 diluted per share for the same period last year. EBITDA was $157,946,000 compared with $149,414,000 for the same period last year. Capital expenditures were $121,046,000 compared with $46,180,000 for the same period last year. For the year, the company reported revenues of $2,566,318,000 compared with $2,242,195,000 for the same period last year. Operating income was $475,812,000 compared with $436,182,000 for the same period last year. Earnings before taxes on income were $454,390,000 compared with $408,678,000 for the same period last year. Net earnings attributable to the company was $282,006,000 or $4.93 diluted per share compared with $253,061,000 or $4.44 diluted per share for the same period last year. EBITDA was $642,561,000 compared with $597,749,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $355,144,000 compared with $253,227,000 for the same period last year. The company provided earnings guidance for the first quarter and full year of 2015. For the quarter, the company expects earnings of $1.05 to $1.15 per share compared with $1.09 per share. For the year, the company expects earnings of $4.50 to $4.70 per share compared with $4.93 per share earned in 2014. The 2015 capital spending guidance range is $300 to $310 million and includes approximately $75 million for the construction of 39 inland tank barges and three inland towboats, all expected to be delivered in 2015. The guidance range also includes approximately $85 million in progress payments on the construction of two 185,000 barrel coastal ATBs and two 155,000 barrel ATBs. The balance of $140 to $150 million is primarily for capital upgrades and improvements to existing inland and coastal marine equipment and facilities, as well as diesel engine services facilities.

 

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