Kroger Co. (KR): Price and Financial Metrics

Kroger Co. (KR): $48.14

0.81 (+1.71%)

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KR POWR Grades

  • KR scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 99.66% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for KR is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • KR's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 32.2% of US stocks).

KR Stock Summary

  • Kroger Co's market capitalization of $40,787,351,090 is ahead of 93.01% of US-listed equities.
  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for KR is 14.59 -- better than 98.06% of US stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.3, Kroger Co has a higher such ratio than merely 5.07% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Kroger Co are ODFL, CNC, LFC, DG, and JCI.
  • Visit KR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

KR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, KR's price/sales ratio is 88.89% lower, now standing at 0.3.
  • Over the past 243 months, KR's price/earnings ratio has gone up 2.8.
  • Over the past 243 months, KR's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KR 2021-09-03 0.3 3.8 23.0 21.5
KR 2021-09-02 0.3 3.8 23.4 21.7
KR 2021-09-01 0.3 3.7 22.6 21.3
KR 2021-08-31 0.3 3.7 22.7 21.4
KR 2021-08-30 0.3 3.7 22.8 21.4
KR 2021-08-27 0.3 3.7 22.5 21.2

KR Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -18.64%.
  • The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 8.35%.
  • The 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 44.04%.
Over the past 52 months, KR's revenue has gone up $17,527,000,000.

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
2021-12-31 135,577 5,709 1,013
2021-09-30 133,440 4,533 1,161
2021-06-30 132,247 4,826 1,513
2021-03-31 132,498 6,815 2,585
2020-12-31 130,654 6,513 2,989
2020-09-30 128,905 6,792 2,621

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)

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KR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $48.14 52-week high $62.78
Prev. close $47.33 52-week low $37.26
Day low $47.09 Volume 4,131,000
Day high $48.14 Avg. volume 7,390,934
50-day MA $51.81 Dividend yield 1.74%
200-day MA $47.83 Market Cap 34.45B

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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Rival expanding into Kroger stronghold areas

A large Midwestern supermarket chain has expanded into two large cities that are strongholds of Cincinnati-based Kroger Co.

Yahoo | February 25, 2022

Travel and leisure stocks are reeling but Under Armour and Kroger are holding up

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Seeking Alpha | February 24, 2022

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Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize N.V.Global Credit Research - 24 Feb 2022Paris, February 24, 2022 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize N.V. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review discussion held on 16 February 2022 in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology (ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. Since 1 January 2019, Moody's practice has been to issue a press release following each periodic rev...

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

Analyst Ratings For Kroger

Analysts have provided the following ratings for Kroger (NYSE: KR ) within the last quarter: Bullish Somewhat Bullish Indifferent Somewhat Bearish Bearish Total Ratings 0 0 5 4 2 Last 30D 0 0 1 0 0 1M Ago 0 0 0 1 1 2M Ago 0 0 0 0 0 3M Ago 0 0 4 3 1 These 11 analysts have an average price target of $41.73 versus the current price of Kroger at $45.15, implying downside. Below is a summary of how these 11 analysts rated Kroger over the past 3 months. The greater the number of bullish ratings, the Full story available on

Benzinga | February 23, 2022

Kroger to Open 50,000 SF Spoke Distribution Center in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY Kroger (NYSE: KR) will open a 50,000-square-foot distribution center at 8801 N. Interstate 35 Service Road in Oklahoma City. The cross-dock facility, which is expected to come [] The post Kroger to Open 50,000 SF Spoke Distribution Center in Oklahoma City appeared first on REBusinessOnline .

REBusinessOnline | February 23, 2022

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KR Price Returns

1-mo -8.37%
3-mo -15.87%
6-mo 5.15%
1-year 27.78%
3-year 137.82%
5-year 130.09%
YTD 7.26%
2021 45.41%
2020 11.90%
2019 7.90%
2018 3.68%
2017 -18.97%

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