SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GIVENS GREGG WM

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 WEST 11TH STREET

(Street)
KANSAS CITY MO 64105

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
DST SYSTEMS INC [ DST ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Vice Pres & Chief Acctg Office
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/10/2010
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 12/10/2010 M 38,000 A $34.69 88,136 D
Common Stock 12/10/2010 M 28,435 A $31.045 116,571 D
Common Stock 12/10/2010 F 33,205 D $44.655 83,366 D
Common Stock 12/10/2010 F 22,957 D $44.655 60,409 D
Common Stock 12/13/2010 S 10,000 D $45.166 (1) 50,409 D
Common Stock 573 (2) I ESOP
Common Stock 1,116 (3) I 401(k)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option (right to buy) $34.69 12/10/2010 M 38,000 08/18/2009 08/18/2012 Common Stock 38,000 $0 0 D
Employee Stock Option (right to buy) $31.045 12/10/2010 M 28,435 03/01/2008 11/01/2012 Common Stock 28,435 $0 1,565 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. This transaction was executed in multiple trades at prices ranging from $45.1489 to $45.21. The price reported above reflects the weighted average price. The reporting person hereby undertakes to provide upon request by the SEC staff, the issuer or a security holder of the issuer, full information regarding the number of shares and prices at which the transactions were effected.
2. 573 shares are allocated to the Reporting Person's account in The Employee Stock Ownership Plan of Issuer. This acquisition is exempt pursuant to Rule 16b-3(c)
3. 1,116 shares are allocated to the Reporting Person's account in the 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan of Issuer. The acquisition is exempt pursuant to Rule 16b03(c).
Remarks:
Randall D. Young for Gregg Wm. Givens under power of attorney 12/14/2010
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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