Kansas City Southern (KSU) Forms $109.01 Double Top; USA Compression Partners LP Has 0.77 Sentiment

Kansas City Southern (KSU) formed double top with $115.55 target or 6.00% above today’s $109.01 share price. Kansas City Southern (KSU) has $11.23 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.33% or $1.43 during the last trading session, reaching $109.01. About 899,434 shares traded. Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has declined 0.27% since February 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.97% the S&P500.

USA Compression Partners, LP provides natural gas compression services under term contracts with clients in the gas and oil industry in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.13 billion. It engineers, designs, operates, services, and repairs its compression units and maintains related support inventory and equipment. It has a 111.74 P/E ratio. The firm provides compression services in various shale plays, including the Utica, Marcellus, Permian Basin, Eagle Ford, Mississippi Lime, Granite Wash, Woodford, Barnett, Haynesville, Niobrara, and Fayetteville shales.

Since August 22, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 2 insider sales for $775,947 activity. Shares for $104,345 were bought by Maier Henry J. Another trade for 4,018 shares valued at $433,714 was made by Garza Antonio O on Tuesday, August 22. Hancock Brian D. sold $262,725 worth of stock or 2,325 shares. 6,000 shares were sold by Zozaya Delano Jose Guillermo, worth $617,567.

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 79 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, October 10 by Bank of America. The stock has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, May 25. The stock of Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has “Accumulate” rating given on Wednesday, October 19 by Seaport Global Securities. The stock of Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) earned “Underperform” rating by Bank of America on Friday, December 4. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, August 21 by Bank of America. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, December 16 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Friday, August 18 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. As per Monday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Friday, September 11 with “Neutral”. On Thursday, June 16 the stock rating was initiated by Oppenheimer with “Outperform”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.17, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 29 investors sold Kansas City Southern shares while 163 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 84.43 million shares or 2.67% less from 86.75 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Dupont Mgmt invested 0.03% in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU). Valley Advisers, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 466 shares. Sabal Tru owns 0.02% invested in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) for 2,150 shares. Pennsylvania-based Hudock Gp has invested 0% in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU). Texas Permanent School Fund accumulated 0.04% or 29,215 shares. 3,956 are owned by Smith Moore &. Retirement Of Alabama owns 51,145 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Arizona State Retirement Systems invested 0.08% of its portfolio in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU). Strs Ohio stated it has 0.01% in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU). Connor Clark & Lunn Invest Limited holds 44,450 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Bnp Paribas Asset Mngmt holds 0% of its portfolio in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) for 4,073 shares. Retirement Planning Grp holds 16,163 shares or 0.5% of its portfolio. Somerset Trust Communications reported 2,575 shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. Tiaa Cref Investment Ltd Llc, New York-based fund reported 388,010 shares. Mitsubishi Ufj Banking Corporation owns 0.04% invested in Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) for 210,650 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of USA Compression Partners’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating USA Compression Partners, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $20.0 while the high is $21.0. The stock’s average target of $20.50 is 13.95% above today’s ($17.99) share price. USAC was included in 2 notes of analysts from September 9, 2016. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, February 14 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Friday, September 9.