Owners of Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 22 cents per share. At a price of $108.01 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.8%. The average volume for Kansas City Southern has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kansas City Southern has a market cap of $12.1 billion and is part of the transportation industry. Shares are up 30.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiaries, engages in the freight rail transportation business. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.72. TheStreet Ratings rates Kansas City Southern as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Kansas City Southern Ratings Report now.