Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): Price and Financial Metrics

Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): $8.76

0.20 (+2.34%)

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KRO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $8.76 52-week high $12.01
Prev. close $8.56 52-week low $6.16
Day low $8.63 Volume 190,800
Day high $8.83 Avg. volume 210,293
50-day MA $7.58 Dividend yield 8.93%
200-day MA $8.71 Market Cap 1.01B

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  • Value is the dimension where KRO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 68.3% of US stocks.
  • KRO's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • KRO's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 2.1% of US stocks).

KRO Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of KRONOS WORLDWIDE INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 97.79% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, KRONOS WORLDWIDE INC is reporting a growth rate of -132.38%; that's higher than merely 10.66% of US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that KRO's revenue has grown -22.8% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of just 12.07% of US companies 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 WVVI, NODK, CGA, VRME, and EDUC.
  • 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 price/sales ratio is 53.85% lower, now standing at 0.6.
  • Over the past 243 months, KRO's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KRO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KRO 2023-11-10 0.6 1.1 -14.0 -16.4
KRO 2023-11-09 0.5 1.0 -13.5 -15.9
KRO 2023-11-08 0.5 1.0 -13.5 -15.9
KRO 2023-11-07 0.5 1.0 -13.3 -15.7
KRO 2023-11-06 0.5 1.1 -13.9 -16.2
KRO 2023-11-03 0.6 1.1 -14.2 -16.5

KRO Growth Metrics

    The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 74.43%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -2.05%.
  • Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 277.01%.
KRO's revenue has moved up $352,700,000 over the prior 33 months.

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
2022-09-30 2,083.8 139.6 156
2022-06-30 2,124 177.7 171
2022-03-31 2,037.3 131.2 150.8
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

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)

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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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 (NYSE:KRO) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.19

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. ( NYSE:KRO ) has announced that it will pay a dividend of $0.19 per share on the 14th of...

Yahoo | November 18, 2023

3 Dividend Stocks That Are at Risk of Cutting Their Dividends

These dividend stocks to sell are poised to cut their dividends in the future.

Marc Guberti on InvestorPlace | November 8, 2023

Kronos Worldwide (NYSE:KRO) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.19

Kronos Worldwide, Inc.'s ( NYSE:KRO ) investors are due to receive a payment of $0.19 per share on 14th of December...

Yahoo | November 4, 2023

Kronos Worldwide's (KRO) Q3 Earnings and Sales Miss Estimates

The decline in the bottom line of Kronos (KRO) is primarily due to lower sales volumes and average TiO2 selling prices in Q3.

Yahoo | November 3, 2023

Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO) Reports Q3 2023 Loss Amid Lower Sales Volumes and Prices

Net Sales Decrease by 14% and 20% for Q3 and First Nine Months of 2023 Respectively

Yahoo | November 2, 2023

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KRO Price Returns

1-mo 29.77%
3-mo 5.59%
6-mo 3.82%
1-year 3.38%
3-year -23.01%
5-year -2.43%
YTD 1.29%
2022 -33.72%
2021 5.76%
2020 18.29%
2019 23.04%
2018 -53.63%

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