Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): Price and Financial Metrics

Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): $14.45

-0.18 (-1.23%)

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KRO Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of Kronos Worldwide Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 97.48% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 1.06, Kronos Worldwide Inc has a higher such ratio than just 23.92% of stocks in our set.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for KRO comes in at 5.05% -- higher than that of 75.33% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Kronos Worldwide Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be VSH, BXG, IBA, BDL, and WVVI.
  • KRO's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Kronos Worldwide Inc's official web site, go to

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KRO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $14.45 52-week high $16.34
Prev. close $14.63 52-week low $6.80
Day low $14.41 Volume 125,566
Day high $14.89 Avg. volume 135,217
50-day MA $14.95 Dividend yield 4.92%
200-day MA $12.84 Market Cap 1.67B

Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO) Company Bio

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2) worldwide. It produces TiO2 in two crystalline forms, rutile and anatase to impart whiteness, brightness, opacity, and durability for products, paints, coatings, plastics, paper, fibers, and ceramics, as well as for various specialty products, such as inks, food, and cosmetics. The company is based in Dallas.

KRO Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$14.45$3.08 -79%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Kronos Worldwide Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Kronos Worldwide Inc ranked in the 20th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 78.83%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Kronos Worldwide Inc, consider:

  • Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 5.38; that's higher than 59.02% of US stocks in the Basic Materials sector that have positive free cash flow.
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than merely 16.05% of tickers in our DCF set.

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Yahoo | December 21, 2020

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Yahoo | December 10, 2020

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Yahoo | November 14, 2020

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Yahoo | October 19, 2020

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) Up 22.3% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Zacks Investment Research | June 5, 2020

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KRO Price Returns

1-mo -0.89%
3-mo 3.29%
6-mo 12.76%
1-year 54.23%
3-year -27.97%
5-year 245.96%
YTD -3.09%
2020 18.29%
2019 23.04%
2018 -53.63%
2017 122.91%
2016 128.87%

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