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NYSE:KRO

Kronos Worldwide - KRO Stock Forecast, Price & News

$9.34
+0.28 (+3.09%)
(As of 09/30/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$9.11
$9.49
50-Day Range
$9.06
$17.74
52-Week Range
$8.71
$19.78
Volume
478,533 shs
Average Volume
347,845 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio
6.27
Dividend Yield
8.39%
Price Target
$13.00

Kronos Worldwide MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
39.2% Upside
$13.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
6.96% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.53
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.19mentions of Kronos Worldwide in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
1.90%
From $1.58 to $1.61 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.96 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

126th out of 167 stocks

Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Industry

7th out of 10 stocks

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About Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Stock

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2) in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company produces TiO2 in two crystalline forms, rutile and anatase to impart whiteness, brightness, opacity, and durability for various products, including paints, coatings, plastics, paper, fibers, and ceramics, as well as for various specialty products, such as inks, foods, and cosmetics. It 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; specialty chemicals for use in the formulation of pearlescent pigments, and production of electroceramic capacitors for cell phones and other electronic devices, as well as for use in pearlescent pigments, natural gas pipe, and other specialty applications. In addition, the company provides technical services for its products. It sells its products under the KRONOS brand through agents and distributors to paint, plastics, decorative laminate, and paper manufacturers. The company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Kronos Worldwide, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Valhi, Inc.

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KRO Stock News Headlines

Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Downgraded by TheStreet
Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Downgraded by TheStreet to C
Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Rating Lowered to Buy at StockNews.com
Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Sets New 52-Week Low at $10.88
Kronos Worldwide Stock Hits New 52-Week High (KRO)
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Kronos Worldwide Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
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KRO Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/15 Dividend
8/31/2022
Dividend Payable
9/15/2022
Today
10/01/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-Industry
Commodity Chemicals
CUSIP
50105F10
Employees
2,248
Year Founded
1916

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$13.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$18.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$8.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+39.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$112.90 million
Pretax Margin
10.80%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.94 billion
Cash Flow
$1.52 per share
Book Value
$7.53 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
115,331,000
Market Cap
$1.08 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.05

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Robert D. Graham (Age 66)
    Vice Chairman & CEO
    Comp: $3.73M
  • Mr. James M. Buch (Age 61)
    Pres, COO & Director
    Comp: $1.65M
  • Mr. Tim C. Hafer (Age 60)
    Sr. VP, Principal Accounting Officer & CFO
    Comp: $787k
  • Mr. Brian W. Christian (Age 43)
    Exec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer
    Comp: $1.36M
  • Mr. Andrew B. NaceMr. Andrew B. Nace (Age 57)
    Exec. VP
    Comp: $876k
  • Rainer Gruber
    Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Technology
  • Mr. John A. Sunny (Age 59)
    Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Janet G. Keckeisen (Age 66)
    VP of Corp. Strategy & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Alexis A. Thomason (Age 41)
    VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Benjiman R. Corona (Age 61)
    Pres of Global Sales Management













KRO Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Kronos Worldwide stock right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kronos Worldwide in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" KRO shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in KRO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Kronos Worldwide's stock price forecast for 2022?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Kronos Worldwide's shares. Their KRO share price forecasts range from $8.00 to $18.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have KRO shares performed in 2022?

Kronos Worldwide's stock was trading at $15.01 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, KRO shares have decreased by 37.8% and is now trading at $9.34.
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Are investors shorting Kronos Worldwide?

Kronos Worldwide saw a drop in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,470,000 shares, a drop of 7.0% from the July 31st total of 1,580,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 304,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.8 days. Currently, 6.7% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Kronos Worldwide's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Kronos Worldwide's earnings last quarter?

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.11. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $565.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $541.71 million. Kronos Worldwide had a net margin of 8.05% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.49%.

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

Kronos Worldwide declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Thursday, September 15th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.14%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 31st.
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Is Kronos Worldwide a good dividend stock?

Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.39%. KRO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 51.01%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KRO will have a dividend payout ratio of 47.20% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Steve Watson's approval rating as Kronos Worldwide's CEO?

2 employees have rated Kronos Worldwide Chief Executive Officer Steve Watson on Glassdoor.com. Steve Watson has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Steve Watson in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kronos Worldwide own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kronos Worldwide investors own include Micron Technology (MU), CA (CA), Workday (WDAY), Applied Materials (AMAT), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Boeing (BA), BlackRock (BLK), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Caterpillar (CAT).

What is Kronos Worldwide's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Kronos Worldwide?

Shares of KRO stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Kronos Worldwide's stock price today?

One share of KRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.34.

How much money does Kronos Worldwide make?

Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $1.94 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $112.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.49 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Kronos Worldwide have?

The company employs 2,248 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 official website for the company is www.kronostio2.com. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at (972) 233-1700 or via fax at 972-448-1445.

This page (NYSE:KRO) was last updated on 10/1/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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