Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): Price and Financial Metrics

Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): $18.40

-0.07 (-0.38%)

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  • Value is the dimension where KRO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.64% of US stocks.
  • KRO's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • KRO ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 62nd percentile.

KRO Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of Kronos Worldwide Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 97.17% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.94, Kronos Worldwide Inc has a higher such ratio than merely 22.4% of stocks in our set.
  • The volatility of Kronos Worldwide Inc's share price is greater than that of only 21.55% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Kronos Worldwide Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be BVH, VSH, TGLS, NTZ, and HALL.
  • Visit KRO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

KRO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, KRO's EV/EBIT ratio is 3.95% higher, now standing at 15.8.
  • Over the past 216 months, KRO's price/earnings ratio has gone up 13.4.
  • KRO's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 6.4 over the prior 216 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KRO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KRO 2021-09-03 0.8 1.8 23.4 15.8
KRO 2021-09-02 0.8 1.8 23.5 15.9
KRO 2021-09-01 0.8 1.8 23.4 15.9
KRO 2021-08-31 0.9 1.9 24.1 16.3
KRO 2021-08-30 0.9 1.9 24.4 16.5
KRO 2021-08-27 0.9 1.9 24.6 16.6

KRO Growth Metrics

    The year over year price growth rate now stands at 98.8%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 184.07%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 142.8%.
Over the past 34 months, KRO's revenue has gone up $271,400,000.

The table below shows KRO'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 1,939.4 206.5 112.9
2021-09-30 1,858.3 172.4 91.5
2021-06-30 1,775.4 162.5 63.6
2021-03-31 1,682.8 169 56.5
2020-12-31 1,638.8 102.5 63.9
2020-09-30 1,596.6 92.6 63.1

KRO'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.
  • KRO has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 61.88% of graded US stocks.
  • KRO's asset turnover comes in at 0.895 -- ranking 19th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • SNES, MEOH, and FTK are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with KRO.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.895 0.210 0.054
2021-03-31 0.854 0.213 0.048
2020-12-31 0.845 0.214 0.054
2020-09-30 0.830 0.216 0.056
2020-06-30 0.848 0.217 0.065
2020-03-31 0.893 0.213 0.074

KRO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KRO, see our KRO 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 $15.50 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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KRO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $18.40 52-week high $19.78
Prev. close $18.47 52-week low $12.06
Day low $17.93 Volume 261,400
Day high $18.63 Avg. volume 192,789
50-day MA $17.43 Dividend yield 4.13%
200-day MA $15.13 Market Cap 2.12B

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.

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Latest KRO News From Around the Web

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Kronos Worldwide (KRO) Stock Moves -1.54%: What You Should Know

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) closed at $14.02 in the latest trading session, marking a -1.54% move from the prior day.

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend

Dallas, Texas, Feb. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: KRO) announced a $0.01 per share increase in its regular quarterly dividend. Kronos Worldwide’s board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of nineteen cents ($0.19) per share on its common stock, payable on March 17, 2022 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 8, 2022. Kronos Worldwide, Inc. is a major international producer of titanium dioxide products. * *

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

What Is Kronos Worldwide, Inc.'s (NYSE:KRO) Share Price Doing?

While Kronos Worldwide, Inc. ( NYSE:KRO ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it saw significant...

Yahoo | February 20, 2022

Kronos Worldwide Inc – Consensus Indicates Potential 11.1% Upside

Kronos Worldwide Inc found using ticker (KRO) have now 2 analysts in total covering the stock. The consensus rating is ''Hold''. The range between the high target price and low target price is between 16 and 16 with the average target price sitting at 16. Given that the stocks previous close was at 14.4 this would indicate that there is a potential upside of 11.1%. The day 50 moving average is 14.7 and the 200 moving average now moves to 14.27. The company has a market capitalisation of $1,687m. Company Website: [stock_market_widget type="chart" symbol="KRO" chart="bar" range="6mo" interval="1d" line-color="rgb(49, 125, 189)"] The potential market cap would be $1,874m based on the market concensus. Kronos Worldwide produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (T...

DirectorsTalk | February 17, 2022

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) closed at $14.40 in the latest trading session, marking a +1.19% move from the prior day.

Yahoo | February 15, 2022

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KRO Price Returns

1-mo -5.20%
3-mo 17.82%
6-mo 25.41%
1-year 35.47%
3-year 41.76%
5-year 28.26%
YTD 25.41%
2021 5.76%
2020 18.29%
2019 23.04%
2018 -53.63%
2017 122.91%

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