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KR The Kroger Co. daily Stock Chart
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E24.04 EPS (ttm)1.07 Insider Own0.60% Shs Outstand882.49M Perf Week6.00%
Market Cap22.62B Forward P/E11.40 EPS next Y2.25 Insider Trans-2.42% Shs Float860.39M Perf Month9.20%
Income968.00M PEG4.33 EPS next Q0.63 Inst Own79.60% Short Float4.39% Perf Quarter-15.30%
Sales122.66B P/S0.18 EPS this Y-47.60% Inst Trans0.06% Short Ratio3.52 Perf Half Y19.38%
Book/sh7.90 P/B3.24 EPS next Y8.81% ROA5.20% Target Price27.40 Perf Year-14.17%
Cash/sh0.39 P/C65.18 EPS next 5Y5.55% ROE29.70% 52W Range19.69 - 31.45 Perf YTD-6.63%
Dividend0.50 P/FCF140.49 EPS past 5Y-5.00% ROI7.00% 52W High-18.51% Beta1.04
Dividend %1.95% Quick Ratio0.30 Sales past 5Y4.90% Gross Margin22.00% 52W Low30.17% ATR0.63
Employees449000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q12.40% Oper. Margin1.70% RSI (14)61.61 Volatility3.27% 2.41%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.25 EPS Q/Q-116.20% Profit Margin1.50% Rel Volume0.90 Prev Close25.63
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.74 EarningsMar 08 BMO Payout23.00% Avg Volume10.72M Price25.63
Recom2.30 SMA206.57% SMA502.22% SMA2005.44% Volume9,677,796 Change0.00%
Apr-18-18Initiated Credit Suisse Outperform
Mar-09-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Market Perform $32 → $27
Mar-09-18Reiterated Pivotal Research Group Buy $32 → $28
Mar-09-18Initiated Bernstein Mkt Perform $27
Jan-05-18Upgrade Jefferies Hold → Buy
Dec-26-17Reiterated Citigroup Buy $30 → $33
Dec-04-17Initiated MoffettNathanson Buy
Dec-01-17Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Market Perform $24 → $28
Nov-14-17Resumed Goldman Neutral $22
Nov-06-17Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Nov-03-17Resumed Wells Fargo Outperform $26
Oct-13-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $34 → $34
Oct-12-17Upgrade Stephens Underweight → Equal-Weight
Sep-12-17Upgrade Pivotal Research Group Hold → Buy $25
Sep-11-17Reiterated Jefferies Hold $24 → $19
Aug-11-17Initiated Stephens Inc Underweight
Jun-19-17Downgrade Morgan Stanley Overweight → Equal-Weight
Jun-16-17Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $33 → $25
Jun-16-17Downgrade Telsey Advisory Group Outperform → Market Perform $38 → $29
Jun-16-17Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
Apr-24-18 07:15AM  Kroger Just Gave Its Shareholders a $1.2 Billion Surprise Motley Fool
Apr-23-18 11:52AM  Here's How Kroger Is Investing in Its Employees and Its Future Motley Fool
11:00AM  The Kroger Co. and Cardinal Health to Co-Host Drug Take-Back Events Across 26 States on April 28 PR Newswire
10:35AM  Kroger Closes Convenience Store Sale, Focuses on Key Plans Zacks
09:00AM  Kroger Launches Sustainability Lives Here PR Newswire
Apr-20-18 08:08PM  Energy-Saving Programs at Ralphs Help Earn 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award PR Newswire
12:03PM  Kroger completes $2 billion convenience store sale; heres what it will do with the cash American City Business Journals
10:19AM  Amid the turmoil in Whole Foods, new natural food brands turn elsewhere Yahoo Finance
09:25AM  Kroger announced new $1.2 billion share repurchase program, paid for with convenience store sale MarketWatch
09:00AM  Kroger Completes Sale of Convenience Store Business to EG Group PR Newswire
Apr-19-18 12:22PM  Ralphs Grocery Company Commits to Creating Safer Communities by Joining Effort to Combat Opioid Abuse PR Newswire
Apr-18-18 04:32PM  Credit Suisse's Winners And Losers In The Food Space Benzinga
01:54PM  Why Krogers return on capital fell American City Business Journals
07:20AM  Yahoo Finance Live: Market Movers - Apr 18th, 2018 Yahoo Finance Video
07:20AM  Free Research Report as Krogers Quarterly Sales Climbed 12.4%; Adjusted EPS Rose 19% ACCESSWIRE
Apr-17-18 07:40AM  Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Social Reality, Pier 1 Imports, PayPal, The Sherwin-Williams, The Kroger, and International Business Machines New Research Emphasizes Economic Growth GlobeNewswire
Apr-16-18 03:04PM  Kroger is ramping up its employee benefits CNBC Videos
02:10PM  Kroger to launch Scan, Bag, Go technology in Georgia American City Business Journals
01:17PM  Kroger's CEO on investing in employee education CNBC Videos
12:16PM  Kroger sweetens employee benefits as it moves to ramp up hiring CNBC
12:10PM  Kroger Announces Industry-Leading Commitment to Associate Education and Lifelong Learning PR Newswire
12:08PM  Kroger unveils plans for tax cut money American City Business Journals
09:42AM  Kroger Goes on a Hiring Spree Motley Fool
Apr-15-18 10:19PM  [$$] Stocks to watch: Whitbread, WPP, Smurfit, Barclays, Asos, BHP Financial Times
Apr-12-18 06:34PM  Ralphs and Food 4 Less Announce Plans to Hire Hundreds of New Store Associates in Southern California PR Newswire
02:45PM  Kroger drops plans for huge Midwest store American City Business Journals
01:35PM  Why Krogers sales of fresh products are skyrocketing American City Business Journals
Apr-11-18 01:26PM  Kroger is hiring 11,000 workers, including 2,000 managers CNBC Videos
12:56PM  Who Is Winning the Grocery Delivery Race? Surprise, It's Not Amazon
12:39PM  Aggressive Moves Make J M Smucker Co Stock Look Sweet InvestorPlace
10:55AM  Walmart may have an edge on Amazon, CVS debuts new system for cheap drugs, Spotify reportedly wants to give customers more options Yahoo Finance
10:22AM  Walmart may have an edge on Amazon, CVS debuts new system for cheap drugs, Spotify reportedly wants to give customers more options Yahoo Finance Video
09:49AM  Kroger (KR) on a Hiring Spree: What Else Should You Know? Zacks
12:08AM  [$$] Now Hiring in Aisle 3: Kroger Looks to Add 11,000 Supermarket Workers The Wall Street Journal
Apr-10-18 08:56PM  Smithfield Foods Donates More Than 35,000 Pounds of Protein to Utah Food Bank GlobeNewswire
05:29PM  [$$] Kroger Looks to Add 11,000 Supermarket Workers The Wall Street Journal
05:29PM  Now Hiring in Aisle 3: Kroger Looks to Add 11,000 Supermarket Workers The Wall Street Journal
04:10PM  Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG
02:21PM  Walmart, Postmates Partner to Expand Grocery Deliveries: Hill LIVE MARKETS BLOG
02:17PM  Kroger to hire 11,000 employees, including 2,000 managers American City Business Journals
01:46PM  Jesse Jackson calls for Kroger boycott, meeting with CEO McMullen during Cincinnati visit American City Business Journals
01:46PM  March Data Suggests Inflation Pressures May Be Building: Hill LIVE MARKETS BLOG
01:18PM  Kroger's hiring spree goes on, another 11K jobs this year Associated Press
12:47PM  2017 Was the Costliest Year Ever for Disaster Insurance: Hill LIVE MARKETS BLOG
11:57AM  Kroger to Hire 11,000 Employees: Hill LIVE MARKETS BLOG
11:14AM  Walmart Recruits Postmates to Help Grocery Delivery Push Fortune
10:01AM  Kroger to hire 11,000 supermarket workers, including 2,000 managers CNBC
08:04AM  Kroger to hire 11,000 employees to its supermarkets Reuters
07:37AM  Kroger to hire 11,000 employees, including 2,000 managers MarketWatch
07:30AM  Kroger Family of Stores Hiring 11,000 Employees PR Newswire
Apr-09-18 04:55PM  Kroger Announces Several Steps to Combat Opioid Abuse PR Newswire
12:24PM  Jesse Jackson will bring Kroger protest to Cincinnati American City Business Journals
09:30AM  The Kroger Co. Earns 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award PR Newswire
02:45AM  Why Is Kroger (KR) Up 3.6% Since Its Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Apr-06-18 02:45PM  Business + Coffee: Trump tariffs, BlackRock and guns, Black Panther Yahoo Finance Video
02:10PM  City closes Kroger store for rodent, insect problems American City Business Journals
01:34PM  BlackRock to offer gun-free funds Yahoo Finance Video
11:24AM  Dow plunges on new trade war fears, Trump threatens China with $100B in tariffs Yahoo Finance
10:40AM  Why Kroger Stock Dropped 12% in March Motley Fool
08:46AM  Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in The Kroger (KR) Stock Zacks
03:00AM  Grocery chains turn to automation to retain in-store customers American City Business Journals
Apr-05-18 06:15PM  Target and Kroger Aren't Merging, But Maybe They Should Motley Fool
Apr-04-18 04:54PM  Kroger to open second standalone restaurant in Greater Cincinnati American City Business Journals
03:15PM  3 Growth Stocks at Deep-Value Prices Motley Fool
01:30PM  The Kroger Co. Announces Second Kitchen 1883 Restaurant PR Newswire
Apr-03-18 03:38PM  A Target, Kroger Merger Wouldnt Be the Game-Changer It Needs to Be InvestorPlace
02:02PM  Jesse Jackson organizes Kroger boycott American City Business Journals
Apr-02-18 02:51PM  Why a Kroger-Target merger makes sense to one analyst American City Business Journals
02:38PM  Fresh data: Breaking down grocers' market share in Greensboro/HP, Winston-Salem metros American City Business Journals
11:43AM  10 Stocks to Banish From Your Portfolio Forever InvestorPlace
Mar-30-18 09:43AM  Does a Target-Kroger Merger Make Any Sense? Motley Fool
Mar-29-18 11:04AM  The next Kirkland? Online retailers create their own brands Associated Press
05:51AM  FedEx Corporation Is a Screaming Buy and Going to $300 InvestorPlace
Mar-27-18 02:00PM  Kroger Names New Director of Investor Relations PR Newswire
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10:39AM  Dollar Tree, Inc. Is Hurting and Its More Than Earnings Miss InvestorPlace
10:26AM  Brookfield goes shopping, Akzo Nobel sells chemical unit, Major change at Nickelodeon Yahoo Finance Video
Mar-26-18 12:42PM  What a Target-Kroger Merger Mean for Rivals Investopedia
09:28AM  Will Retailers Up the Game Against Amazon With Consolidation? Zacks
06:21AM  One Map Shows Why It Makes Sense for Target to Buy Kroger to Try and Beat Amazon
Mar-23-18 04:45PM  Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. The Kroger Co. Motley Fool
04:06PM  Target, Kroger In Merger Talks To Counter Amazon's Grocery Moves: Report Investor's Business Daily
03:52PM  Kroger Said to Discuss Merger With Target Bloomberg Video
03:52PM  Kroger Said to Discuss Merger With Target Bloomberg
03:01PM  Does a Target-Kroger Merger Make Any Sense?
02:50PM  Watch: Here's Why Target and Kroger Should Merge
02:08PM  Target and Kroger: Is She Really Going Out With Him?
12:31PM  Target, Kroger: Is This Merger for Real?
11:17AM  Kroger in merger talks, Nike shares climb in early trade, KB Home up after earnings Yahoo Finance
11:13AM  Target + Kroger: Maybe Not Bloomberg
11:10AM  Are Target And Kroger Eyeing A Merger? Forbes
10:17AM  Target, Kroger shares rise on merger report, but source t... CNBC Videos
09:42AM  'No truth' in report of possible Target-Kroger merger: source Reuters
09:26AM  Stocks to Watch: Dropbox, Boeing, Alphabet, Facebook, Kroger, Nike, Micron, Pfizer, KB Home The Wall Street Journal
09:17AM  Reports of Target-Kroger merger 'fake news,' says Jim Cra... CNBC Videos
09:16AM  Target, Kroger reportedly in merger talks Fox Business Videos
08:47AM  [$$] Kroger, Target jump on merger report Financial Times
08:38AM  No truth to report of Target-Kroger deal, say sources CNBC Videos
08:31AM  Target and Kroger in merger talks: report MarketWatch
08:18AM  Shares of Target and Kroger jump on report of possible merger talks CNBC
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. It also manufactures and processes food products for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates supermarkets, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty care departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys; and convenience stores comprise a limited assortment of staple food items and general merchandise, as well as sells fuel. It operates under the banner brands, such as Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, etc., as well as Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic brands. As of March 8, 2018, the company operated 2,800 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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