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Kroger Company (KR)

NYSE: KR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
40.22
-0.01 (-0.03%)
After-hours:Oct 22, 2021 7:59 PM EDT
40.23
0.93 (2.37%)
At close: Oct 22, 4:00 PM
Market Cap29.92B
Revenue (ttm)133.44B
Net Income (ttm)1.16B
Shares Out746.00M
EPS (ttm)1.50
PE Ratio26.91
Forward PE11.78
Dividend$0.75 (1.86%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 12, 2021
Volume7,945,265
Open39.38
Previous Close39.30
Day's Range39.36 - 40.26
52-Week Range29.84 - 47.99
Beta0.44
AnalystsBuy
Price Target42.37 (+5.3%)
Est. Earnings DateDec 2, 2021

About KR

The Kroger Co. operates as a retailer in the United States. The company operates combination food and drug stores, multi-department stores, marketplace stores, and price impact warehouses. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; and multi-department stores provide apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, and toys. The company's marketplace stores offer full-service grocery, pharm...

IndustryFood & Staples Retailing
Founded1883
CEOWilliam McMullen
Employees500,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolKR
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Kroger's revenue was $132.50 billion, an increase of 8.35% compared to the previous year's $122.29 billion. Earnings were $2.59 billion, an increase of 55.82%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 27 analysts, the average rating for Kroger stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 42.37, which is an increase of 5.32% from the latest price.

Price Target
$42.37
(5.32% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Kroger Health Offer Plans that Include Allowance to Help Consumers Purchase Gro...

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Employing their complementary experiences in helping individuals lead healthier lives, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio and Kroger Health, the healthcare division o...

1 day ago - Business Wire

Kroger Launches Private Marketplace for Brands to Reach Consumers

Kroger Precision Marketing (KPM) has debuted a private programmatic advertising marketplace for brands and marketers of consumer packaged goods (CPGs), Supermarket News reported Wednesday (Oct. 20). It'...

2 days ago - PYMNTS

Kroger (KR) Outpaces Stock Market Gains: What You Should Know

In the latest trading session, Kroger (KR) closed at $39.32, marking a +0.64% move from the previous day.

2 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kroger's Store-Less Expansion Model Looks Like The Future

The grocery giant appears to be paving the way for a new 21st century style of expansion with its use of automated warehouses, spoke hubs and micro-fulfillment centers to move into markets without havin...

4 days ago - Forbes

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When the greatest living investor takes an interest in a company, who are we to argue with him?

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1 week ago - The Motley Fool

Kroger (KR) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

Kroger (KR) closed at $39.47 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.9% move from the prior day.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kroger Eyes Market Expansion to Northeast With Planned Delivery Fulfillment Centers

Kroger is expanding into the northeast market and will be adding customer fulfillment centers (CFCs) and boosting its rapid online deliveries, Chain Store Age reported. Kroger will also be growing its C...

1 week ago - PYMNTS

Kroger Delivery Expands with New Fulfillment Centers

CINCINNATI, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), America's largest grocery retailer, today announced it will offer more customers Kroger Delivery through the addition of new Kroger f...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

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2 weeks ago - InvestorPlace

Is The Kroger (KR) Stock Outpacing Its Retail-Wholesale Peers This Year?

Is (KR) Outperforming Other Retail-Wholesale Stocks This Year?

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Kroger (KR) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kroger (KR) Unveils Holiday Hiring Plan, To Deploy 20K Staff

Kroger (KR) has been undergoing a complete makeover not only with respect to products but also in terms of the way consumers prefer shopping grocery.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

The Kroger Family of Companies to Hire 20,000 Associates

CINCINNATI, Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced its Family of Companies' second nationwide hybrid hiring event, including virtual and on-site interviews, will take pla...

2 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

Why Did Kroger Stock Fall 12% in September?

Inflation is eating into this grocery stock's profits.

2 weeks ago - The Motley Fool

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for October 4th

BKE, RMAX, ANDE, and KR made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on October 4, 2021.

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2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kroger Losing Ground After Amazon Grocery Initiative

Kroger stock fell more than 4% on Friday, with shareholders hitting the exits after Amazon unveiled a new supermarket chain.

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3 weeks ago - Investopedia

Kroger's Innovations Are Lessons For The Retail Industry

Watching grocery store innovation – efforts designed to improve overall operating efficiency and effectiveness – is important.

3 weeks ago - Forbes

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3 weeks ago - InvestorPlace

Here's How Kroger (KR) is Strengthening Its Position in Industry

Kroger (KR) has been making significant investments to enhance product freshness and quality, and expand digital capabilities.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

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Here are five stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List today.

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Down 12.1% in 4 Weeks, Here's Why You Should You Buy the Dip in Kroger (KR)

The heavy selling pressure might have exhausted for Kroger (KR) as it is technically in oversold territory now. In addition to this technical measure, strong agreement among Wall Street analysts in revi...

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kroger Chairman and CEO Rodney McMullen Delivers Opening Keynote at Groceryshop

CINCINNATI and LAS VEGAS, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. Chairman and CEO Rodney McMullen took the stage in Las Vegas at Groceryshop, a leading U.S. event for the retail, grocery, and con...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

How Kroger (KR) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry

Kroger (KR) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research