Kronos Worldwide Company Profile (NYSE:KRO)

About Kronos Worldwide

Kronos Worldwide logoKronos Worldwide, Inc. is a producer and marketer of titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigments, a base industrial product that is used in a range of applications. The Company, along with its distributors and agents, sells and provides technical services for its products in approximately 100 countries with sales in Europe and North America. It offers its customers a portfolio of products that include over 40 different TiO2 pigment grades under the Kronos brand. It offers its products to domestic and international paint, plastics, decorative laminate and paper manufacturers. It sells and provides technical services for its products in over three end-use markets, which include coatings, plastics and paper. It produces TiO2 in over two crystalline forms, including rutile and anatase. Its TiO2 is used in a range of cosmetic and personal care products, such as skin cream, lipstick, eye shadow and toothpaste, and also found in food products, such as candy and confectionaries, and in pet foods.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Commodity Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KRO
  • CUSIP: 50105F10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $7.97
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.07
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $6.68
  • 52-Week Range: $115,894,000.00 - $3.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.88
  • P/E Growth: -2.02
  • Market Cap: $909.77M
  • Outstanding Shares: 115,894,000
  • Beta: 2.39
  • Net Margins: -2.64%
  • Return on Equity: -5.63%
  • Return on Assets: -2.08%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.77%
  • Current Ratio: 3.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.64%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/28/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetUnderweight$11.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
8/18/2015Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$13.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
3/18/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeReduce -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/5/2016Q2$0.03$0.01$334.00 million$356.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q1($0.13)($0.03)$308.50 million$318.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4($0.07)($0.18)$302.00 million$287.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315$0.09($0.03)$339.20 million$336.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q2$0.23($0.08)$388.28 million$360.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.16$0.16$410.30 million$365.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$0.14$0.17$359.43 million$373.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014$0.21$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q2$0.25$0.29$486.00 million$443.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q1$0.08$0.12$433.67 million$420.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2014Q413$0.01$0.03$371.50 million$368.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313($0.02)($0.26)$445.92 million$419.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013($0.12)($0.29)$464.79 million$481.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.08($0.35)$451.22 million$463.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2013Q4 2012($0.06)($0.16)$398.70 million$396.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012$0.26$0.30$483.23 million$472.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.44$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.74$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2012$0.50$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.25 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q3 20161$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q4 20161$0.10$0.10$0.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:7.53%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-199.99% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
461.54% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
240.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.68%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 13.54%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/28/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy6,000$4.05$24,300.00View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy34,134$4.09$139,608.06View SEC Filing  
1/20/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy18,000$4.11$73,980.00View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Klemens SchluterCOOBuy10,000$4.37$43,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy17,000$4.26$72,420.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy10,995$4.40$48,378.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy15,000$4.43$66,450.00View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy25,100$4.59$115,209.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy50,000$4.89$244,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy40,000$5.44$217,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy20,000$5.71$114,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy8,200$5.84$47,888.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy41,100$5.93$243,723.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Steven L WatsonChairmanBuy5,000$5.99$29,950.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy31,000$6.06$187,860.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Steven L WatsonInsiderBuy2,500$6.53$16,325.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy15,000$6.06$90,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy20,000$6.18$123,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy5,000$6.52$32,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Loretta J. FeehanDirectorBuy2,000$6.91$13,820.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy26,000$6.60$171,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy20,000$6.97$139,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy2,450$7.23$17,713.50View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy4,000$6.99$27,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Brien Bobby D OCEOBuy5,000$7.20$36,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy9,000$7.10$63,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy7,000$7.23$50,610.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Brien Bobby D OCEOBuy11,082$7.45$82,560.90View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Steven L. WatsonChairmanBuy6,000$7.53$45,180.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2015Janet G KeckeisenVPBuy6,500$7.80$50,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2015Steven L WatsonChairmanBuy24,500$8.13$199,185.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Steven L WatsonChairmanBuy10,000$12.04$120,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Steven WatsonCEOBuy2,000$15.00$30,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Steven WatsonCEOBuy3,250$14.98$48,685.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Steven WatsonCEOBuy2,500$15.03$37,575.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Steven WatsonCEOBuy3,000$14.95$44,850.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Harold C SimmonsMajor ShareholderSell100,000$17.25$1,725,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2013Glenn R SimmonsDirectorBuy15,000$17.49$262,350.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Harold C SimmonsMajor ShareholderBuy5,000$19.25$96,250.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2013Glenn R SimmonsDirectorBuy10,000$19.46$194,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Glenn R SimmonsDirectorBuy5,000$19.18$95,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2012Glenn R SimmonsDirectorBuy5,000$13.29$66,450.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO)
DateHeadline logoSales Estimate For Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) At $1391 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - October 24 at 11:11 AM
News IconSell-side is Weighing in on Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Earnings - CSZ News (NYSE:KRO) - October 24 at 11:11 AM
News IconTitanium Dioxide Market , 2016-2021: Major Market Players Are Chemours, Cristal, Kronos Worldwide Inc., ISK, Lomon, and Other (NYSE:KRO) - October 19 at 10:47 AM featured highlights: Kronos Worldwide, Olympic Steel, Yelp, Parsley Energy and Alpha & Omega Semiconductor (NYSE:KRO) - October 19 at 10:47 AM logoSpecialty Chemicals Stocks Under Scanner -- LyondellBasell Industries, Amyris, International Flavors & Fragrances, and Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) - October 18 at 11:05 AM
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News IconKronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) topped earnings-per-share estimates 41% of the time - The Independent Republic (NYSE:KRO) - September 23 at 5:31 PM logoIron Oxide Pigments Market by Color, End User, Type & by Region - Global Forecasts to 2021 (NYSE:KRO) - September 23 at 10:35 AM logoUptrend Call Working As Kronos Worldwide Stock Rises 32.0% (KRO) (NYSE:KRO) - September 22 at 9:03 AM logoShares Of Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Expected To Hit $8 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - September 19 at 5:52 PM
News IconWorkforce analytics market global industry perspective, comprehensive analysis and forecast to 2020 just published (NYSE:KRO) - September 19 at 10:24 AM logoShares of KRO Up 27.3% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:KRO) - September 14 at 5:58 PM logoEarnings Estimates Moving Higher for Kronos Worldwide (KRO): Time to Buy? (NYSE:KRO) - September 14 at 10:05 AM logoCan Shares Of Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Hit $8 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - September 12 at 5:38 PM logoKronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Expects Sales Of $1391 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - September 11 at 5:25 PM
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News IconKronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) To Report September 2016 Results - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:KRO) - August 30 at 5:54 PM logoCan Shares Of Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Get To $8? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - August 29 at 5:46 PM logoMoving Average Crossover Alert: Kronos Worldwide (KRO) - Nasdaq (NYSE:KRO) - August 29 at 5:46 PM logoMoving Average Crossover Alert: Kronos Worldwide (KRO) (NYSE:KRO) - August 29 at 10:26 AM logoKronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Reports Sales Of $356.1, Surprising Estimates By 6.616% - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - August 28 at 5:17 PM logoRatings Watch: Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - August 28 at 5:17 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Kronos Worldwide, Inc. : August 26, 2016 (NYSE:KRO) - August 26 at 5:42 PM logoMid-Day Market Update: Dollar General Falls Following Weak Results; AEP Industries Shares Spike Higher - Benzinga (NYSE:KRO) - August 25 at 5:53 PM logoKronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) Gets 0 Recommendations To Sell - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - August 23 at 6:03 PM logoKronos Worldwide Up 28.6% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (KRO) (NYSE:KRO) - August 23 at 10:17 AM logoAnalysts See Sales Of $1391 For Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) - Investor Newswire (NYSE:KRO) - August 22 at 10:29 AM


Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

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