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Kroger Stock Forecast, Price & News

$33.28
-0.46 (-1.36 %)
(As of 09/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$33.18
Now: $33.28
$34.08
50-Day Range
$32.02
MA: $34.97
$36.60
52-Week Range
$23.71
Now: $33.28
$37.22
Volume6.18 million shs
Average Volume10.27 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.89 billion
P/E Ratio10.18
Dividend Yield2.13%
Beta0.31
The Kroger Co. operates as a retailer in the United States. The company operates supermarkets, multi-department stores, marketplace stores, and price impact warehouse stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; and multi-department stores provide apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, and toys. The company's marketplace stores offer full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty care departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys; and price impact warehouse stores provides grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. It also manufactures and processes food products for sale in its supermarkets; and sells fuel through 1,537 fuel centers. As of March 7, 2019, the company operated 2,764 retail food stores under various banner names, as well as an online retail store. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.21 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery stores
Sub-IndustryFood Retail
CUSIP50104410
Phone513-762-4000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$122.29 billion
Cash Flow$6.42 per share
Book Value$12.59 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.66 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees435,000
Market Cap$25.89 billion
Next Earnings Date12/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$33.28
-0.46 (-1.36 %)
(As of 09/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Kroger (NYSE:KR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Kroger's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Kroger's stock was trading at $30.59 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KR shares have increased by 8.8% and is now trading at $33.28.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Kroger?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kroger in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 15 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Kroger's next earnings date?

Kroger is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 3rd 2020.
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How were Kroger's earnings last quarter?

Kroger Co (NYSE:KR) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, September, 11th. The company reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.19. The company earned $30.49 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $30.03 billion. Kroger had a return on equity of 26.31% and a net margin of 2.03%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.44 EPS.
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How often does Kroger pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kroger?

Kroger announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 17th. Investors of record on Friday, November 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 12th.
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When did Kroger's stock split? How did Kroger's stock split work?

Shares of Kroger split on the morning of Tuesday, July 14th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, June 25th 2015. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Monday, July 13th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Kroger stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What guidance has Kroger issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kroger issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Friday, September, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.20-3 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.89.

What price target have analysts set for KR?

26 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Kroger's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Kroger's stock price to reach $35.26 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Kroger's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Kroger own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kroger investors own include Intel (INTC), Walt Disney (DIS), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Kroger's key executives?

Kroger's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William Rodney McMullen, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael J. Donnelly, Exec. VP & COO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Christopher T. Hjelm, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. John Michael Schlotman, Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Stuart W. Aitken, Sr. VP (Age 47)

What is Kroger's stock symbol?

Kroger trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KR."

Who are Kroger's major shareholders?

Kroger's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.11%), BlackRock Inc. (7.86%), FMR LLC (3.22%), LSV Asset Management (2.28%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.13%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.04%). Company insiders that own Kroger stock include Bobby S Shackouls, Calvin J Kaufman, Carin L Fike, Christine S Wheatley, Christopher T Hjelm, Clyde R Moore, J Michael Schlotman, Joseph A Grieshaber Jr, Mark C Tuffin, Mary Ellen Adcock, Michael Joseph Donnelly, Robert D Beyer, Robert W Clark, Ronald Sargent, Stephen M Mckinney, Susan J Kropf, Timothy A Massa, Todd A Foley and W Rodney Mcmullen.
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Which institutional investors are selling Kroger stock?

KR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Prudential PLC, LSV Asset Management, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Vaughan David Investments LLC IL, and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Kroger company stock in the last year include Bobby S Shackouls, Carin L Fike, Clyde R Moore, Joseph A Grieshaber Jr, Mark C Tuffin, Mary Ellen Adcock, Michael Joseph Donnelly, Stephen M Mckinney, Susan J Kropf, Timothy A Massa, Todd A Foley, and W Rodney Mcmullen.
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Which institutional investors are buying Kroger stock?

KR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., BlackRock Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, and Prudential Financial Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Kroger?

Shares of KR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Kroger's stock price today?

One share of KR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.28.

How big of a company is Kroger?

Kroger has a market capitalization of $25.89 billion and generates $122.29 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.66 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.20 on an earnings per share basis. Kroger employs 435,000 workers across the globe.

What is Kroger's official website?

The official website for Kroger is www.thekrogerco.com.

How can I contact Kroger?

Kroger's mailing address is 1014 VINE STREET, CINCINNATI OH, 45202. The company can be reached via phone at 513-762-4000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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