NYSE:KSS - Kohl's Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$73.85 -0.54 (-0.73 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 10:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$74.61
Today's Range$72.69 - $74.85
52-Week Range$36.50 - $79.92
Volume64,031 shs
Average Volume3.82 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.64 billion
P/E Ratio17.43
Dividend Yield3.19%
KohlKohl's Corporation operates as an omni-channel retailer in the United States. Its stores and Website offer apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty, and home products. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 1,158 department stores; a Website Kohls.com; and 12 FILA outlets, and 4 Off-Aisle clearance centers. Kohl's Corporation was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Department stores
Sub-IndustryDepartment Stores


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.72
Current Ratio1.76
Quick Ratio0.44


Trailing P/E Ratio17.43
Forward P/E Ratio13.68
P/E Growth2.1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.10 billion
Price / Sales0.65
Cash Flow$9.8467 per share
Price / Cash7.50
Book Value$32.30 per share
Price / Book2.29


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.19
Net Income$859 million
Net Margins4.46%
Return on Equity14.28%
Return on Assets5.59%


Outstanding Shares167,100,000
Market Cap$12.64 billion

Kohl's (NYSE:KSS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kohl's' stock symbol?

Kohl's trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KSS."

How often does Kohl's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kohl's?

Kohl's announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.61 per share on Wednesday, June 27th. This represents a $2.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.33%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 12th. View Kohl's' Dividend History.

How were Kohl's' earnings last quarter?

Kohl's Co. (NYSE:KSS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 22nd. The company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.14. The company had revenue of $3.95 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.96 billion. Kohl's had a return on equity of 14.28% and a net margin of 4.46%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.39 EPS. View Kohl's' Earnings History.

When is Kohl's' next earnings date?

Kohl's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 21st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Kohl's.

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

Kohl's updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.05-5.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.27.

What price target have analysts set for KSS?

21 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Kohl's' stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate Kohl's' stock price to reach $72.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kohl's.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kohl's?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kohl's in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kohl's.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Kohl's stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Kohl's stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Kohl’s shares have surpassed the industry in the past year, courtesy of effective sales-driving initiatives. Such efforts benefitted Kohl’s comps during first-quarter fiscal 2018, driving top-line performance. In fact, such efforts have been aiding positive comps growth since the past three quarters. Moreover, sturdy comps indicate that Greatness Agenda initiative is yielding results. Further, Kohl’s has been undertaking merchandising initiatives to reduce inventory levels and boost margins. The company has also been expanding its e-commerce fulfillment centers to support growing online business. These upsides encouraged management to raise earnings view for fiscal 2018. However, Kohl’s has been incurring higher SG&A costs for a while and expects the same to rise in the bracket of 1-2% during fiscal 2018. Changing consumer spending habits are also a threat. Nonetheless, estimates have risen lately ahead of earnings." (7/24/2018)
  • 2. Guggenheim analysts commented, "We note Ms. Gass has played a key part in many of the decisions made over the past few years. We remain BUY-rated and increase our PT to $85 from $75 on the improved macro and fundamental outlook." (6/8/2018)

Who are some of Kohl's' key competitors?

Who are Kohl's' key executives?

Kohl's' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Michelle D. Gass, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Ms. Sona Chawla, COO & Pres (Age 51)
  • Mr. Bruce H. Besanko, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Richard D. Schepp, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57)
  • Ratnakar Lavu, Sr. Exec. VP & Chief Technology Officer

Has Kohl's been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KSS stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kohl's earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 46.25 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Kohl's.

Who are Kohl's' major shareholders?

Kohl's' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.85%), LSV Asset Management (3.95%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.08%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.97%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.04%) and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.60%). Company insiders that own Kohl's stock include Frank V Sica, Jonas Prising, Kevin Mansell, Peter Boneparth, Richard D Schepp, Stephanie A Streeter, Stephen E Watson, Steven A Burd and Wesley S Mcdonald. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kohl's.

Which major investors are selling Kohl's stock?

KSS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, FMR LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Tyvor Capital LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Alps Advisors Inc. and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Kohl's company stock in the last year include Kevin Mansell, Peter Boneparth, Richard D Schepp, Stephanie A Streeter, Stephen E Watson and Steven A Burd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kohl's.

Which major investors are buying Kohl's stock?

KSS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Worldquant Millennium Quantitative Strategies LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Unigestion Holding SA and OppenheimerFunds Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kohl's.

How do I buy shares of Kohl's?

Shares of KSS 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 Kohl's' stock price today?

One share of KSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.38.

How big of a company is Kohl's?

Kohl's has a market capitalization of $12.64 billion and generates $19.10 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $859 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.19 on an earnings per share basis. Kohl's employs 137,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Kohl's?

Kohl's' mailing address is N56 W17000 RIDGEWOOD DR, MENOMONEE FALLS WI, 53051. The company can be reached via phone at 262-703-7000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kohl's (NYSE KSS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  620 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  741 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,361
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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