Kirby (KEX) - FREE Research Report

Coulter Michael W. who is President-United Holdings LLC at Kirby sold 1,787 shares at $98.31 on Feb. 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the President-United Holdings LLC owned 8,361 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.61% with the 1,787-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $101.70, up $3.39, or 3.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kirby go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,681
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,681
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 211,154

The average volume for Kirby has been 358,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kirby has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 1.61% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Kirby Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides marine transportation and diesel engine services primarily in the United States. Its Marine Transportation segment provides transportation services for the inland and coastal markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.4. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Kirby a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kirby as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Kirby Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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