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Jul 15 2015
Kansas City Southern Names Brian D. Hancock Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Kansas City Southern today announced the appointment of Brian D. Hancock to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer. Ottensmeyer.“ His understanding of U.S./ Mexico cross-border logistics and KCS’ rail network will be an invaluable resource both for our company and our customers.”. Hancock served as president– North America for The... Read more...
Jun 26 2015
KCS Announces Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call Time
Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in the U.S., Mexico and Panama. Its international holdings include Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., serving northeastern and central Mexico and the port cities of Lázaro Cárdenas, Tampico and Veracruz, and a 50 percent interest in... Read more...
Jun 08 2015
KCS and Sasol Sign Long-Term Agreement to Grow Petrochemical Business in Gulf Region
"We are very pleased to expand our relationship with Sasol by entering into this long-term lease agreement,” said KCS President Patrick J. Ottensmeyer.“ In addition to serving Sasol's needs in Lake Charles for many years to come, this investment will better position KCSR to serve the growing petrochemical industry and other customers in the Lake Charles area.”. Read more...
May 08 2015
KCS Holds Annual Meeting of Stockholders, Elects Two Directors and Announces Preferred and Common Dividends
Kansas City Southern held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 7, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. In addition, at their meeting today, the Board of Directors declared a regular dividend of $0.25 per share on the outstanding KCS 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred stock. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company that... Read more...
May 07 2015
KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address Two Conferences in May
Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in the U.S., Mexico and Panama. Its international holdings include Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., serving northeastern and central Mexico and the port cities of Lázaro Cárdenas, Tampico and Veracruz, and a 50 percent interest in... Read more...
Apr 21 2015
Kansas City Southern Reports First Quarter Results
Kansas City Southern reported first quarter 2015 revenues of $603 million. After adjusting for lease termination costs, operating expenses in the first quarter were $415 million, 1% lower than 2014, primarily due to lower U.S. fuel prices and the depreciating peso. Adjusted operating income for the first quarter of 2015 was $188 million compared with $190... Read more...
Apr 02 2015
KCS Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call Time
Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in the U.S., Mexico and Panama. Its international holdings include Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., serving northeastern and central Mexico and the port cities of Lázaro Cárdenas, Tampico and Veracruz, and a 50 percent interest in... Read more...
Mar 23 2015
Kansas City Southern Announces Updated Full-Year 2015 Guidance
Kansas City Southern is updating its guidance for full-year 2015. The Company now expects low single-digit revenue growth, reduced from the mid single-digit revenue growth provided in the previous full-year 2015 guidance issued in January 2015.. The reduced revenue guidance reflects slower year-to-date carload growth primarily from the energy sector,... Read more...
Feb 23 2015
KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address Two Conferences in March
Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in the U.S., Mexico and Panama. Its international holdings include Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., serving northeastern and central Mexico and the port cities of Lázaro Cárdenas, Tampico and Veracruz, and a 50 percent interest in... Read more...
Feb 20 2015
Kansas City Southern Announces Patrick J. Ottensmeyer as President
Kansas City Southern announced today that as part of its succession planning process, Patrick J. Ottensmeyer has been appointed president, effective March 1, 2015. He will continue to report to David L. Starling, who remains chief executive officer. Ottensmeyer holds a bachelor of science in finance from Indiana University. Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., KCS... Read more...