Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): Price and Financial Metrics

Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO)

Today's Latest Price: $14.26 USD

0.04 (0.28%)

Updated Dec 3 11:55am

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Ranked of 69 in Chemicals

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KRO Stock Summary

  • Kronos Worldwide Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 73.81% of US listed stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Kronos Worldwide Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 97.63% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for KRO comes in at 5.2% -- higher than that of 72.9% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to KRO, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BXG, VSH, IBA, SXT, and PAHC.
  • Visit KRO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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KRO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $14.26 52-week high $14.75
Prev. close $14.22 52-week low $6.80
Day low $14.02 Volume 159,051
Day high $14.41 Avg. volume 286,961
50-day MA $13.68 Dividend yield 5.06%
200-day MA $11.14 Market Cap 1.65B

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:
$14.26$3.05 -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 18th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. 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 -- which is good for besting 60.98% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Basic Materials sector with positive cash flow).
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than just 16.9% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Basic Materials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as KRO, try GOLD, GRA, JHX, AVNT, and ECL.

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Latest KRO News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Kronos Worldwide Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KRO as an investment opportunity.

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (KRO): Hedge Funds Sticking Around

Insider Monkey has processed numerous 13F filings of hedge funds and successful value investors to create an extensive database of hedge fund holdings. The 13F filings show the hedge funds' and successful investors' positions as of the end of the first quarter. You can find articles about an individual hedge fund's trades on numerous financial […]

Yahoo | July 2, 2020

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.2% Higher

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) saw a big move last session, as its shares jumped more than 6% on the day, amid huge volumes.

Yahoo | June 30, 2020

Kronos Worldwide: Both Risky And Appealing 7.5% Dividend Opportunity

After a sharp correction that also impacted other titania market heavyweights, the stock of Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (KRO), a global producer of value-added titanium dioxide pigments, is yielding more than 7.5%, which value investors may find appealing. Data by YCharts Nevertheless, there are a few nuances that my esteemed readers...

Vasily Zyryanov on Seeking Alpha | June 26, 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

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates in Q1

Lower sales volumes hurt Kronos Worldwide's (KRO) revenues in the first quarter.

Zacks Investment Research | May 11, 2020

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KRO Price Returns

1-mo 3.84%
3-mo 13.91%
6-mo 34.72%
1-year 13.30%
3-year -38.39%
5-year 209.55%
YTD 13.13%
2019 23.04%
2018 -53.63%
2017 122.91%
2016 128.87%
2015 -53.61%

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