KCS Releases “For the Long Haul” Sustainability Report on 2016 Performance

December 12, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., December 12, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) has released its 2016 sustainability report, “For the Long Haul: Delivering Prosperity, Valuing People, Protecting the Planet”.  The report is available in the Corporate ... Read More


KCS’ Brian Hancock to Address the Credit Suisse 5th Annual Industrials Conference

November 20, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., November 20, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Brian D. Hancock, will address the Credit Suisse 5th Annual Industrials Conference at 1:15 p.m. eastern time on Wednesday, November 29... Read More


KCS Honored as a Corporate Game Changer by Women’s Forum of New York at 2017 Breakfast of Corporate Champions; Recognized by Latino Leaders Magazine for its Latino Board Members

November 14, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., November 14, 2017.  Today, Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) was honored by the Women’s Forum of New York at the fourth biennial Breakfast of Corporate Champions for achieving at least 25 percent female representation on their board.&... Read More


Kansas City Southern Declares Dividends on 4 Percent Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock and Common Stock

November 10, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., November 10, 2017.  Kansas City Southern’s (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) Board of Directors on November 10, 2017 declared a regular dividend of $0.25 per share on the outstanding KCS 4% non-cumulative preferred stock.  The dividend is payable ... Read More


KCSR and Law Enforcement Promote Public Safety in Monroe with Officer on a Train Event

November 07, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., November 7, 2017.  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), Louisiana State Police and Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Department will host an Officer on a Train event on Wednesday, November 8 to promote public safety at railroad crossings... Read More


KCS Announces Results of 17th Annual Holiday Express Fundraising Campaign

November 06, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., November 6, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that its 17th annual Holiday Express will distribute a total of $172,500 in gift cards to The Salvation Army at stops along the route.  The gift cards are designated ... Read More


KCS’ Ashley Thorne to Address the Stephens 2017 Fall Investment Conference

October 25, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., October 25, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) AVP Investor Relations, Ashley Thorne, will address the Stephens 2017 Fall Investment Conference at 8:00 a.m. eastern time on Wednesday, November 8, 2017.  Interested investors not ... Read More


Kansas City Southern Reports Record Third Quarter 2017 Operating Income and Operating Ratio

October 20, 2017

Kansas City Southern Reports Record Third Quarter 2017 Operating Income and Operating Ratio Contact: Ashley Thorne, 816-983-1530 Read More


KCS Announces New Health, Safety and Environmental Group

October 17, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., October 17, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that it has formed a new Health, Safety and Environmental group within the Operations department to consolidate occupational health, workplace and public safety, and ... Read More


KCS Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call Time

October 05, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., October 5, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) will release its financial results for third quarter 2017 on Friday, October 20, 2017, before the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. KCS will also hold its third quarter 2017 ... Read More


KCSR and Law Enforcement Promote Public Safety in Jackson Area with Officer on a Train Event

September 27, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., September 27, 2017.  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) and Mississippi Department of Transportation will host an Officer on a Train event on Thursday, September 28 to promote public safety at railroad crossings in the Jackson, Miss. ... Read More


KCSR, Law Enforcement Promote Public Safety in Baton Rouge, La. with Officer on a Train Event

September 25, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., September 25, 2017.  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) and Baton Rouge Police Department will host an Officer on a Train event on Tuesday, September 26 to promote public safety at railroad crossings in Baton Rouge, La.  The ... Read More


KCS Releases 17th Annual Holiday Express Schedule; Kicks-off Fundraising to Help Kids in Need

September 12, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., September 12, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) has released its schedule for the 17th annual Holiday Express train, which will stop in 22 communities in six states on 26 dates.  At each stop, visitors can board the train, ... Read More


KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the Morgan Stanley 5th Annual Laguna Conference

September 07, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., September 7, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the Morgan Stanley 5th Annual Laguna Conference at 2:00 p.m. eastern time on Wednesday, September 13... Read More


KCS’ Patrick Ottensmeyer to Address the Cowen 10th Annual Global Transportation Conference

September 01, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., September 1, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) President and Chief Executive Officer, Patrick J. Ottensmeyer, will address the Cowen 10th Annual Global Transportation Conference at 10:55 a.m. eastern time on Wednesday, September 6, ... Read More


KCS, Bulkmatic Announce Mexico Refined Energy Products Terminal to Facilitate Increased U.S. Export of Liquid Fuels

August 30, 2017

Project will facilitate refined products export opportunities for U.S. refiners and help address Mexico’s growing demand for fuel products. Kansas City, Mo., August 30, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) and Bulkmatic Transport Company (Bulkmatic) ... Read More


Kansas City Southern to Join Employees in Support of Hurricane Harvey Relief

August 29, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., August 29, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) today announced its charitable fund will immediately donate $50,000 to the American Red Cross to aid in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in south Texas.  In addition, it will also match ... Read More


Kansas City Southern Urges Safety during Great American Eclipse

August 18, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., August 18, 2017.  As people from all over prepare for the Great American Eclipse, Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) wants all sky-gazers to be safe.  While KCS’ U.S. subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), ... Read More


KCS President and CEO Patrick J. Ottensmeyer Joins U.S. CBP and Mexican SAT Officials for Dedication of Joint Unified Cargo Processing Facility at Laredo, Texas Rail Border-Crossing

August 18, 2017

Laredo, Texas, August 18, 2017.  Yesterday, Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) president and CEO Patrick J. Ottensmeyer joined officials representing the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Mexican Customs (SAT) in the dedication of a new, joint ... Read More


Kansas City Southern Announces Dividend Increase and New Share Repurchase Program

August 15, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., August 15, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced that its Board of Directors approved at its meeting today two actions to return capital to KCS’s shareholders as part of KCS’s capital allocation plan: An increase in ... Read More


KCS’ Jeffrey Songer to Address the UBS New York Transport Conference

July 31, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., July 31, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Jeffrey M. Songer, will address the UBS New York Transport Conference at 8:45 a.m. eastern time on Thursday, August 3, 2017.  ... Read More


KCS Announces New Sales and Marketing Appointments in Energy and Short Line Relations, Intermodal Operations

July 26, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., July 26, 2017. Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) today announced the appointments of Ginger Adamiak as vice president sales and marketing for the energy and short line relations business unit and Darin Selby as vice president intermodal ... Read More


Kansas City Southern Reports Record Second Quarter 2017 Revenues and Earnings per Share, and All-Time Record Quarterly Operating Income

July 21, 2017

Kansas City Southern Reports Record Second Quarter 2017 Revenues and Earnings per Share, and All-Time Record Quarterly Operating Income Contact: Ashley Thorne, 816-983-1530 Read More


KCS Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call Time

July 10, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., July 10, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) will release its financial results for second quarter 2017 on Friday, July 21, 2017, before the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. KCS will also hold its second quarter 2017 ... Read More


KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the Citi 2017 Industrials Conference

June 05, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., June 5, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the Citi 2017 Industrials Conference at 9:30 a.m. eastern time on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.  ... Read More


KCSR Recognizes Companies with Safe Shipper Award

June 05, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., June 5, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), has recognized several companies with its 2016 Hazardous Material Shipper Safety Award for a year free of hazardous materials ... Read More


KCS Adds Four Directors to Board; Strengthens Key Areas on Board

May 30, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 30, 2017 – Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) announced today the addition of four new directors to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. The new directors bring the Board to 12 members, of which 11 are independent.  “I... Read More


KCSR and Law Enforcement Promote Public Safety in Gulfport with Officer on a Train Event

May 30, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 30, 2017.  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) and the Gulfport Police Department will host an Officer on a Train event on Wednesday, May 31 to promote public safety at railroad crossings in Gulfport, Miss.  The event will ... Read More


KCSR and Law Enforcement Promote Public Safety in Poteau with Officer on a Train Event

May 30, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 30, 2017.  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) and Poteau Police Department will host an Officer on a Train event on Wednesday, May 31 to promote public safety at railroad crossings in Poteau, Okla.  The event will begin at ... Read More


KCSR Slated to Increase Train Speed through New Roads, Louisiana

May 22, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 22, 2017.  Beginning Sunday, June 4, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) will increase train speed on 2.6 miles of track between Major Parkway and Woodman Road in New Roads, La. from 25 to 49 miles per hour.  The maximum speed... Read More


KCS to Invest Approximately $24.6 Million in Capacity, Maintenance and Safety of Rail Line through Missouri, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana

May 16, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 16, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that its subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), is investing approximately $24.6 million in 2017 on construction and improvement projects on its Pittsburg,... Read More


KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Transportation Conference 2017

May 11, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 11, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Transportation Conference at 8:00 a.m. eastern time on Thursday, May 18... Read More


KCS Holds Annual Meeting of Stockholders, Elects Eight Directors and Announces Preferred and Common Dividends

May 05, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., May 5, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 4, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. With 89% of KCS’ outstanding common and preferred stock represented in person or by proxy at the Annual ... Read More


Kansas City Southern Reports Record First Quarter Revenues, Carloads, Operating Income, Operating Ratio and Earnings per Share

April 21, 2017

Kansas City Southern Reports Record First Quarter Revenues, Carloads, Operating Income, Operating Ratio and Earnings per Share Contact: Ashley Thorne, 816-983-1530 Read More


Kansas City Southern de Mexico Files Response to the Investigating Authority of the Mexican Federal Competition Commission Preliminary Report on Effective Competition in the Mexican Railway Freight System

April 20, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., April 20, 2017.  Today, Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) wholly-owned subsidiary, Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (KCSM) filed its arguments and evidence with The Mexican Federal Competition Commission challenging the March 15, ... Read More


KCS Announces First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Time

April 05, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., April 5, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) will release its financial results for first quarter 2017 on Friday, April 21, 2017, before the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. KCS will also hold its first quarter 2017 ... Read More


KCS Statement Regarding Mexican Economic Competition Commission Preliminary Report on Effective Competition In the Market for Interconnection Services

March 16, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., March 16, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that yesterday the Mexican Economic Competition Commission (Commission) published in the Mexican Official Gazette of the Federation an abstract of its preliminary report (... Read More


Inclement Weather Cancels KSU’ Presentation at J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation, and Industrials Conference

March 14, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., March 14, 2017.  As a result of inclement weather, Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will no longer present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation, and ... Read More


KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation, and Industrials Conference

March 09, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., March 9, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation, and Industrials Conference at 9:15 a.m. eastern time on ... Read More


KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference

February 28, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., February 28, 2017. Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference at 11:00 a.m. eastern time on Monday, March 6, 2017. ... Read More


KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the Barclays Industrial Select Conference

February 17, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., February 17, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the Barclays Industrial Select Conference at 1:15 p.m. eastern time on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.... Read More


KCS’ Brian Hancock to Address the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference

February 09, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., February 9, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Brian D. Hancock, will address the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference at 2:00 p.m. eastern time on Tuesday, February... Read More


KCSR Announces Appointment of Vice President Human Resources Janet Barr

February 01, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., February 1, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that its subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), has appointed Janet Barr as vice president human resources.  Ms. Barr reports to KCS senior vice ... Read More


KCS to Invest Approximately $25 Million in Capacity, Maintenance and Safety of Rail Line through Louisiana

January 31, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., January 31, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that its subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), is investing approximately $25 million in 2017 on construction and improvement projects on its Beaumont... Read More


KCS Declares Dividends on 4% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock and Common Stock; Establishes Annual Meeting Date

January 26, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., January 26, 2017.  Kansas City Southern’s (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) Board of Directors on January 26, 2017 declared a regular dividend of $0.25 per share on the outstanding KCS 4% non-cumulative preferred stock.  The dividend is payable on April... Read More


KCSR and Law Enforcement Promote Public Safety in DeRidder with Officer on a Train Event

January 25, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., January 25, 2017.  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), the Louisiana State Police and the DeRidder Police Department will host an Officer on a Train event on Thursday, January 26 to promote public safety at railroad crossings in ... Read More


Kansas City Southern Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016

January 20, 2017

Kansas City Southern Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Contact: William H. Galligan, 816-983-1551 Read More


KCS, Watco, WTC Announce Mexico Refined Energy Products Terminal to Facilitate Increased U.S. Export of Liquid Fuels

January 11, 2017

Project will result in fuel export opportunities for U.S. refiners and help address Mexico’s growing demand for fuel products. Kansas City, Mo., January 11, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU), Watco Companies, LLC (Watco) and WTC Industrial (WTC), ... Read More


KCSMS Announces Appointment of Vice President Transportation Kurt Jacobs

January 09, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., January 9, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that its subsidiary, KCSM Servicios S.A. de C.V. (KCSMS) has appointed Kurt Jacobs as vice president transportation.  Jacobs reports to KCSMS senior vice president ... Read More


KCS Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Time

January 06, 2017

Kansas City, Mo., January 6, 2017.  Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) will release its financial results for fourth quarter 2016 on Friday, January 20, 2017, before the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. KCS will also hold its fourth quarter ... Read More