NYSE:KRO - Kronos Worldwide Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.03 -0.67 (-3.79 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.70
Today's Range$17.01 - $17.83
52-Week Range$16.45 - $29.49
Volume553,900 shs
Average Volume464,917 shs
Market Capitalization$1.99 billion
P/E Ratio9.38
Dividend Yield3.95%
Beta2.33
Kronos Worldwide logoKronos Worldwide, Inc. produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2) in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It produces TiO2 in two crystalline forms, rutile and anatase to impart whiteness, brightness, opacity, and durability for various products, such as paints, coatings, plastics, paper, fibers, and ceramics, as well as for various specialty products, such as inks, food, and cosmetics. The company also produces ilmenite, a raw material used directly as a feedstock by sulfate-process TiO2 plants; iron-based chemicals, which are used as treatment and conditioning agents for industrial effluents and municipal wastewater, as well as in the manufacture of iron pigments, cement, and agricultural products; titanium oxychloride for use in the formulation of pearlescent pigments, and production of electroceramic capacitors for cell phones and other electronic devices; and titanyl sulfate that is used in pearlescent pigments, natural gas pipe, and other specialty applications. In addition, it sells and provides technical services for its products. The company sells its products under the Kronos brand through distributors and agents to paint, plastics, decorative laminate, and paper manufacturers. The company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Kronos Worldwide, Inc. is a subsidiary of Valhi, Inc.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:KRO
CUSIP50105F10
Phone972-233-1700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.61
Current Ratio4.64
Quick Ratio3.08

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.38
Forward P/E Ratio6.84
P/E Growth0.5

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.73 billion
Price / Sales1.14
Cash Flow$2.2117 per share
Price / Cash7.70
Book Value$6.51 per share
Price / Book2.62

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.88
Net Income$354.50 million
Net Margins14.81%
Return on Equity40.78%
Return on Assets17.28%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,245
Outstanding Shares115,910,000
Market Cap$1.99 billion

Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kronos Worldwide's stock symbol?

Kronos Worldwide trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KRO."

How often does Kronos Worldwide pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kronos Worldwide?

Kronos Worldwide declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 8th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Thursday, September 13th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 31st. View Kronos Worldwide's Dividend History.

How were Kronos Worldwide's earnings last quarter?

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.10. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $471.80 million for the quarter. Kronos Worldwide had a return on equity of 40.78% and a net margin of 14.81%. View Kronos Worldwide's Earnings History.

When is Kronos Worldwide's next earnings date?

Kronos Worldwide is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Kronos Worldwide.

What price target have analysts set for KRO?

3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Kronos Worldwide's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Kronos Worldwide's share price to reach $25.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 48.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kronos Worldwide.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kronos Worldwide?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kronos Worldwide in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kronos Worldwide.

Who are some of Kronos Worldwide's key competitors?

Who are Kronos Worldwide's key executives?

Kronos Worldwide's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert D. Graham, Vice Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gregory M. Swalwell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Mr. James Buch, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Ms. Kelly D. Luttmer, Exec. VP & Chief Tax Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Brian W. Christian, Exec. VP (Age 39)

Has Kronos Worldwide been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about KRO stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kronos Worldwide earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Kronos Worldwide.

Who are Kronos Worldwide's major shareholders?

Kronos Worldwide's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include LSV Asset Management (2.12%), BlackRock Inc. (1.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.20%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.11%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.67%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.40%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kronos Worldwide.

Which major investors are selling Kronos Worldwide stock?

KRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Advisors Asset Management Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Algert Global LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P. and Trexquant Investment LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kronos Worldwide.

Which major investors are buying Kronos Worldwide stock?

KRO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Cozad Asset Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AMP Capital Investors Ltd and Alpha Windward LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kronos Worldwide.

How do I buy shares of Kronos Worldwide?

Shares of KRO 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kronos Worldwide's stock price today?

One share of KRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.03.

How big of a company is Kronos Worldwide?

Kronos Worldwide has a market capitalization of $1.99 billion and generates $1.73 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $354.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.88 on an earnings per share basis. Kronos Worldwide employs 2,245 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Kronos Worldwide?

Kronos Worldwide's mailing address is 5430 LBJ FREEWAY SUITE 1700, DALLAS TX, 75240. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 972-233-1700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kronos Worldwide (NYSE KRO)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  463
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kronos Worldwide and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KRO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KRO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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