The Insider, Gates Capital Management – L.P. Sold 936 Shares of Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:NES); Kansas City Southern (KSU) Covered By 13 Bulls

April 7, 2018 - By Shannon Black

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Ratings Coverage

Among 24 analysts covering Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Kansas City Southern had 82 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, February 19 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Friday, July 21. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, October 23. The stock of Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, October 12. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, April 15 by Buckingham Research. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Buy” rating and $121.0 target in Thursday, March 8 report. Barclays Capital maintained Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) rating on Monday, April 11. Barclays Capital has “Underweight” rating and $3 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Buckingham Research given on Wednesday, January 18. On Thursday, August 11 the stock rating was initiated by Atlantic Securities with “Neutral”. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Wednesday, October 19. See Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) latest ratings:

02/04/2018 Broker: Susquehanna Rating: Hold New Target: $121.0000 Maintain
08/03/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $121.0 Maintain
08/03/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $97 New Target: $102 Maintain
16/01/2018 Broker: Susquehanna Rating: Hold New Target: $119.0 Maintain
30/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $115.0 Maintain
24/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $109.0 Maintain
13/11/2017 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Neutral New Target: $109 Initiates Coverage On
23/10/2017 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $100 New Target: $105 Maintain
23/10/2017 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform Old Target: $122 New Target: $124 Maintain
23/10/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $88 New Target: $90 Maintain

Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.24, from 1.03 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 35 investors sold Kansas City Southern shares while 153 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 162 raised stakes. 86.48 million shares or 2.44% more from 84.43 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Paloma Prtnrs Management accumulated 0.02% or 10,812 shares. Avalon Advsr Limited Liability Corp accumulated 97,273 shares. Citigroup has 0% invested in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU). Moreover, Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees has 0.04% invested in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) for 3,613 shares. California Employees Retirement Systems holds 277,527 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Paragon Capital Ltd Com invested in 0.09% or 2,536 shares. Atria Invs Limited holds 7,320 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Fisher Asset Management Limited Company accumulated 694,783 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Geode Capital Limited Co holds 0.04% or 1.13M shares. Smithfield Trust accumulated 30 shares. Walleye Trading Ltd Limited Liability Company has 10,575 shares. Evercore Wealth Lc holds 0% or 200 shares in its portfolio. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability accumulated 1.03 million shares or 0.15% of the stock. Fred Alger Mgmt holds 0.01% or 15,050 shares in its portfolio. Fruth Investment Management invested in 4,800 shares or 0.21% of the stock.

Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiaries, provides freight rail transportation services. The company has market cap of $11.18 billion. The firm operates north/south rail route between Kansas City, Missouri, and various ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. It has a 11.84 P/E ratio. It also operates direct rail passageway between Mexico City and Laredo, Texas serving MexicoÂ’s industrial cities and three of its seaports; and owns a 157-mile rail line extending from Laredo, Texas to the port city of Corpus Christi, Texas.

The stock decreased 3.33% or $3.74 during the last trading session, reaching $108.48. About 1.53M shares traded or 9.95% up from the average. Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has risen 27.52% since April 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.97% the S&P500.

Since January 31, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $158,380 activity. The insider Hancock Brian D. sold 2,325 shares worth $262,725. Maier Henry J had bought 1,000 shares worth $104,345 on Monday, February 12.

Gates Capital Management – L.P., the insider of Nuverra Environmental Solutions Inc made an unexpected deal for 936 shares with an average stock price per share of $21.6 in the firm, that are worth $20,201 U.S. Dollars. The transaction was made on April 6, 2018 and this act was unveiled in a filing which was filed with the SEC. This filing is available online here. Gates Capital Management – L.P. currently has rights to 5.02 million shares or 42.95% of Nuverra Environmental Solutions Inc’s market cap.

Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. provides full-cycle environmental solutions to clients focused on the development and ongoing production of oil and natural gas from shale formations in the United States. The company has market cap of $233.80 million. The firm offers environmental solutions for unconventional gas and oil exploration and production, including the delivery, collection, treatment, recycle, and disposal of restricted environmental products used in the development of unconventional oil and natural gas fields in the Bakken and Eagle Ford Shale areas, as well as the Haynesville, Marcellus, and Utica areas. It has a 17.64 P/E ratio. It also serves clients seeking fresh water acquisition, temporary water transmission and storage, transportation, treatment, recycling, or disposal of complex water flows, such as flowback and produced brine water, and solids, such as drill cuttings, and management of other environmental products in connection with shale gas and oil hydraulic fracturing operations; and rents equipment to customers, including providing for delivery and pickup.

The stock decreased 8.72% or $1.91 during the last trading session, reaching $19.99. About 5,479 shares traded. Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:NES) has 0.00% since April 7, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

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