Kirby Corporation is the inland tank barge operator that transports bulk liquid products. The Company's services include transporting of petrochemicals, pressurized products, black oil products, refined petroleum products and agricultural chemical products. Kirby also owns and operates four ocean-going barge and tug units transporting dry-bulk commodities in the coastwise trade. The Company is also a diesel engine service provider, offering customers a single source for the service and distribution of diesel engines and ancillary products, and the manufacture and remanufacture of oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units. In marine and power generation applications, it provides after-market service for medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, reduction gears, and ancillary products. In the oilfield services and land-based pressure pumping markets, Kirby serves as a distributor and service provider for high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, and pumps, and manufactures and remanufactures oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units.

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Employee Rating

3.2More
TypePublic
HQHouston, US
Founded1969
Size (employees)5,675 (est)-1%
Websitekirbycorp.com
Kirby Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Houston, US
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Key People/Management at Kirby Corporation

Amy D. Husted

Amy D. Husted

Treasurer
David R. Mosley

David R. Mosley

Treasurer
William M. Woodruff

William M. Woodruff

Treasurer
Renato A. Castro

Renato A. Castro

Treasurer
Thomas G. Adler

Thomas G. Adler

Secretary
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Kirby Corporation Office Locations

Kirby Corporation has an office in Houston
Houston, (HQ)
1000 55 Waugh Dr
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Kirby Corporation Financials and Metrics

Kirby Corporation Revenue

Kirby Corporation's revenue was reported to be $2.21 b in FY, 2017 which is a 25.1% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

704.8m

Net income (Q3, 2018)

42.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

68.0m

Market capitalization (4-Dec-2018)

4.5b

Closing stock price (4-Dec-2018)

75.8

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

3.6m
Kirby Corporation's current market capitalization is $4.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

2.2b2.6b2.1b1.8b2.2b

Revenue growth, %

14%(16%)(18%)25%

Cost of goods sold

1.4b1.1b1.6b

Gross profit

785.2m643.7m656.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

541.3m741.7m1.5b704.8m

General and administrative expense

51.7m76.8m169.4m70.0m

Operating expense total

487.9m691.0m1.4b636.9m

Depreciation and amortization

51.2m54.2m109.7m57.9m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

4.0m24.3m5.9m5.6m20.1m

Accounts Receivable

297.2m452.2m

Inventories

40.0m43.0m45.3m185.4m315.7m

Current Assets

544.0m803.2m640.8m633.0m957.1m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

6.5m19.2m2.9m3.7m5.0m2.5m1.7m2.9m5.4m2.8m1.6m7.0m4.2m3.6m

Inventories

51.3m

Current Assets

535.2m655.0m661.4m714.7m676.6m671.0m598.0m620.5m578.7m609.6m603.6m1.1b1.0b1.1b

PP&E

3.3b3.4b3.5b3.6b3.9b4.0b4.1b4.3b4.3b4.4b4.4b4.9b5.0b5.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2016

Net Income

256.3m284.6m228.0m142.8m313.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

164.4m169.3m192.2m200.9m202.9m

Inventories

43.3m(56.0m)(7.3m)3.2m19.7m

Accounts Payable

23.1m44.6m(81.8m)(1.7m)20.8m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

191.0m63.0m138.9m216.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

122.9m41.0m82.4m124.9m

Inventories

51.3m

Accounts Payable

162.4m158.2m125.8m134.5m117.9m144.5m142.4m214.1m
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Kirby Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Kirby Corporation revenue breakdown by business segment: 40.2% from Distribution and Services and 59.8% from Marine Transportation

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Kirby Corporation News and Updates

Kirby Corporation Signs Agreement To Purchase CGBM's Inland Tank Barge Fleet

HOUSTON, Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX) today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire substantially all of CGBM 100, LLC's ("CGBM") inland marine tank barge fleet for an undisclosed amount. Under the terms of the agreement, Kirby will...

Kirby Corporation To Announce 2018 Third Quarter Results On October 25, 2018 With Conference Call On October 26, 2018

HOUSTON, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX) will announce its 2018 third quarter results at 4:00 p.m. Central time on Thursday, October 25, 2018. A conference call to discuss the results will be held at 7:30 a.m. Central time on Friday, October 26, 2018....

Kirby Corporation Announces 2018 Second Quarter Results

HOUSTON, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX) today announced GAAP net earnings attributable to Kirby for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 of $28.6 million, or $0.48 per share, compared with $25.8 million, or $0.48 per share, for the 2017 second...
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Kirby Corporation Blogs

Kirby Corporation Signs Agreement To Purchase CGBM’s Inland Tank Barge Fleet

HOUSTON , Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —  Kirby Corporation (“Kirby”) (NYSE: KEX) today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire substantially all of CGBM 100, LLC’s (“CGBM”) inland marine tank barge fleet for an undisclosed amount. Under the terms of the agreement, Kirby will acquire 27 of

Kirby Corporation Announces 2018 Third Quarter Results

– 2018 third quarter earnings per share of $0.70 compared to $0.52 in the 2017 third quarter and guidance range of $0.50 to $0.70 – Marine transportation 2018 third quarter operating income improves 36% year-over-year and 27% sequentially – 2018 fourth quarter earnings per share guidance of $0.55

Kirby Corporation Company Life and Culture

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Kirby Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kirby Corporation founded?

    Kirby Corporation was founded in 1969.

  • Who are Kirby Corporation key executives?

    Kirby Corporation's key executives are Amy D. Husted, David R. Mosley and William M. Woodruff.

  • How many employees does Kirby Corporation have?

    Kirby Corporation has 5,675 employees.

  • What is Kirby Corporation revenue?

    Latest Kirby Corporation annual revenue is $2.2 b.

  • What is Kirby Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest Kirby Corporation revenue per employee is $390.2 k.

  • Who are Kirby Corporation competitors?

    Competitors of Kirby Corporation include Boston Carriers, ACP Freight Services and Lambert Brothers.

  • Where is Kirby Corporation headquarters?

    Kirby Corporation headquarters is located at 1000 55 Waugh Dr, Houston.

  • Where are Kirby Corporation offices?

    Kirby Corporation has an office in Houston.

  • How many offices does Kirby Corporation have?

    Kirby Corporation has 1 office.