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Zacks Investment Research upgraded Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) to Hold in a statement released earlier today.

Displaying a price of $59.59, Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) traded -0.86% lower on the day. With the last stock close price down -3.81% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the same period. The company has recorded a 50-day moving average of $55.25 and a 200-day moving average of $61.38. 324,388 shares of KEX traded hands, down from an average trading volume of 791,417

Zacks Investment Research has upgraded Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) to Hold in a report released on 09/26/2016.

Previously on 09/20/2016, Royal Bank Of Canada released a statement about Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) raised the target price from $55.00 to $68.00 that suggested an upside of 0.19%.

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Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX)

Kirby Corporation has a 52 week low of $44.63 and a 52 week high of $73.25 with a P/E ratio of 17.32 The company’s market cap is currently $0.

Also covering Kirby Corporation's price target, a total of 12 analysts have released a research note on Kirby Corporation. The 12-month price target is $64.67 with three analysts rating the company a strong buy, one equity analyst rating the company a buy, eight equity analysts rating the company a hold, one equity analyst rating the company a underperform, and lastly zero brokerages rating the company a sell.

General Company Details For Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX)

Kirby Corporation is a domestic tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in two segments: Marine Transportation and Diesel Engine Services. The Company, through its Marine Transportation segment, is a provider of marine transportation services, operating tank barges and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all the three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. Its engine services segment, sells replacement parts, provides service mechanics to overhaul and repair medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, pumps and compression products, maintains facilities to rebuild component parts or entire medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines.

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