Kroger Co. (KR): Price and Financial Metrics

Kroger Co. (KR): $44.52

0.25 (+0.56%)

POWR Rating

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KR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.52 52-week high $50.41
Prev. close $44.27 52-week low $41.81
Day low $44.47 Volume 120,083
Day high $44.67 Avg. volume 5,109,510
50-day MA $46.80 Dividend yield 2.59%
200-day MA $46.69 Market Cap 32.02B

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KR POWR Grades

  • Value is the dimension where KR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 85.92% of US stocks.
  • KR's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • KR's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 14.89% of US stocks).

KR Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for KR is 13.93 -- better than 97.51% of US stocks.
  • KROGER CO's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 93.16% of US equities in our set.
  • The volatility of KROGER CO's share price is greater than that of merely 1.6% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to KROGER CO, a group of peers worth examining would be CNC, COF, ALL, CBRE, and TSCO.
  • KR's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit KROGER CO's official web site, go to

KR Valuation Summary

  • KR's price/sales ratio is 0.2; this is 88.89% lower than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, KR's price/earnings ratio has gone up 8.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KR 2023-09-22 0.2 3.1 20.1 18.8
KR 2023-09-21 0.2 3.1 20.2 18.8
KR 2023-09-20 0.2 3.1 20.4 18.9
KR 2023-09-19 0.2 3.1 20.3 18.9
KR 2023-09-18 0.2 3.2 20.5 19.0
KR 2023-09-15 0.2 3.1 20.4 19.0

KR Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 6.02%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -46.78%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 356.39%.
KR's revenue has moved up $31,147,000,000 over the prior 70 months.

The table below shows KR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 146,484 4,737 2,358
2022-09-30 144,146 5,494 2,443
2022-06-30 141,190 5,036 2,179
2022-03-31 137,888 6,190 1,655
2021-12-31 135,577 5,709 1,013
2021-09-30 133,440 4,533 1,161

KR's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • KR has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 85.15% of graded US stocks.
  • KR's asset turnover comes in at 2.746 -- ranking 15th of 165 Retail stocks.
  • BIG, FAST, and DG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with KR.

The table below shows KR's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-14 2.746 0.225 0.042
2021-05-22 2.734 0.228 0.052
2021-01-30 2.766 0.233 0.083
2020-11-07 2.777 0.231 0.095
2020-08-15 2.785 0.230 0.085
2020-05-23 2.781 0.228 0.070

KR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KR, see our KR price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $42.25 Average Broker Recommendation 1.88 (Hold)

Kroger Co. (KR) Company Bio

The Kroger Company, or simply Kroger, is an American retail company that operates (either directly or through its subsidiaries) supermarkets and multi-department stores throughout the United States. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Below are the latest news stories about KROGER CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KR as an investment opportunity.

Kroger Health Nourishing Change Summit Convenes Leaders, Advances Food as Medicine Movement

Kroger Health, the healthcare division of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), hosted the first Nourishing Change Summit to continue driving momentum in the Food as Medicine conversation that began during the 2022 White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health. The summit brought together a diverse group of leaders from retail, academia and health organizations focused on food and nutrition, healthy communities and more to discuss ways to create positive change by changing the way America eats.

Yahoo | September 29, 2023

Kroger Highlights Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Progress in Annual Sustainability Report

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), today released its annual Environmental, Social and Governance report sharing progress on Kroger's ESG Strategy, Thriving Together.

Yahoo | September 28, 2023

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights Walmart and The Kroger

Walmart and The Kroger are part of the Zacks Industry Outlook article.

Yahoo | September 27, 2023

2 Supermarket Stocks to Watch on Robust Industry Trends

The Zacks Retail - Supermarkets industry players benefit from rising store traffic, strong online demand and robust omnichannel initiatives. Walmart (WMT) and The Kroger Co. (KR) are notable stocks in the industry.

Yahoo | September 26, 2023

Kroger (NYSE:KR) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says...

Yahoo | September 26, 2023

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KR Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -5.30%
6-mo N/A
1-year 1.87%
3-year 39.08%
5-year 70.20%
YTD 1.58%
2022 0.44%
2021 45.41%
2020 11.90%
2019 7.90%
2018 3.68%

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