Kroger Co is a grocery store company located in Ohio, United States, which is part of the Consumer Defensive sector, and is traded under the ticker KR on the NYSE exchange.
Kroger Co stock last closed at $49.19, down 0.32% from the previous day, and has increased 18.44% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Grocery Stores industry by 0.29 percentage points. Kroger Co stock is currently +17.88% from its 52-week low of $41.73, and -21.65% from its 52-week high of $62.78.
There are currently 715.81M KR shares outstanding. The market cap of KR is $35.21B. In the last 24 hours, 10.7M KR shares were traded.
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Out of 14 sell side analysts who research KR, the consensus analyst rating on Kroger Co is a Hold
Krisztina Katai, a top 7% analyst from Deutsche Bank maintains KR with a hold rating and raises their KR price target from $54.00 to $56.00, on Nov 29, 2022.
Michael Montani, a bottom 32% analyst from Evercore ISI Group upgrades KR to a buy rating and raises their KR price target from $49.00 to $56.00, on Nov 9, 2022.
Rob Dickerson, a bottom 22% analyst from Jefferies maintains KR with a hold rating and lowers their KR price target from $52.00 to $45.00, on Oct 17, 2022.
Chuck Cerankosky, a top 29% analyst from Northcoast Research downgrades KR to a hold rating, on Oct 17, 2022.
Andrew Gwynn, a bottom 31% analyst from Exane BNP Paribas upgrades KR to a buy rating and announces their KR price target of $51.00, on Oct 10, 2022.
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Last year, KR earnings were $2.44B. In the past 5 year, KR's earnings have gone up by 14.73% per year. This was slower than the Grocery Stores industry average of 16.12%.
Last year, KR revenue was $144.15B. In the past 5 year, KR's revenue has gone up by 4.08% per year. This was slower than the Grocery Stores industry average of 9.15%.
Learn more about KR's earnings and revenue performance here.
Over the last 12 months, executives and large shareholders at KR have sold more shares than they have bought.
Valerie L. Jabbar, Senior Vice President of KR, was the latest KR insider to sell. They sold $28,761.96 worth of KR shares on Sep 20, 2022.
Learn more about who owns KR stock here.
Kroger Co pays a dividend of 1.91%, compared to the Grocery Stores industry's average dividend yield of 2%. If you owned $1,000 worth of KR stock, you would have received $19.11 last year.
Kroger Co dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade but have not remained stable.
Dig into more analysis about Kroger Co dividend yield and history here.
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