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 Meeting, the stockholders:
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. This dividend is payable on July 3, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 12, 2017.
The Board of Directors also declared a regular dividend of $0.33 per share on the outstanding KCS common stock. This dividend is payable on July 5, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 12, 2017.
Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) is a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in the U.S., Mexico and Panama. Its primary U.S. holding is The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, serving the central and south central U.S. 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 Panama Canal Railway Company, providing ocean-to-ocean freight and passenger service along the Panama Canal. KCS’ North American rail holdings and strategic alliances are primary components of a NAFTA Railway system, linking the commercial and industrial centers of the U.S., Mexico and Canada.
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