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  • Previous Rank854
  • Revenues ($M)$2,582.90
  • Revenue Percent Change10.7%
  • Profits ($M)$962
  • Profits Percent Change101.2%
  • Assets ($M)$9,198.70
  • Employees7,130
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$11,320.40
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Company Info

Patrick J. Ottensmeyer
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
HQ Location
Kansas City, Mo.
Years on Fortune 500 List-

Kansas City Southern Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,582.9010.7%
Profits ($M)$962101.2%
Assets ($M)$9,198.70-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,548.90-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$11,320.40-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues37.2%
Profits as % of Assets10.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity21.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)9.16
EPS % Change (from 2016)106.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)21.7%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)19.3%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)25.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)12.6%