KR - The Kroger Co.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
27.44
+0.52 (+1.93%)
As of 2:06PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close26.92
Open26.75
Bid27.41 x 800
Ask27.42 x 2200
Day's Range26.75 - 27.50
52 Week Range20.25 - 32.74
Volume2,783,146
Avg. Volume9,337,468
Market Cap21.881B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.97
PE Ratio (TTM)6.29
EPS (TTM)4.36
Earnings DateDec 6, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.56 (2.08%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-11-14
1y Target Est30.50
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  • Kroger Strengthens Position With Rollout of Home Chef Kits
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    Kroger Strengthens Position With Rollout of Home Chef Kits

    Kroger (KR) and Home Chef unveil the launch of weekly rotating meal kits, which will be available at some Kroger stores.

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  • What’s the Upside for Kroger Stock?
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    What’s the Upside for Kroger Stock?

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  • How Kroger’s Ratings Have Changed Recently
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    How Kroger’s Ratings Have Changed Recently

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  • Analyst Action on Kroger: Deutsche Bank Downgrades to ‘Sell’
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Analyst Action on Kroger: Deutsche Bank Downgrades to ‘Sell’

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  • Meal kits by Home Chef enter Kroger’s Pick ’n Save, Metro Market stores
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    Meal kits by Home Chef enter Kroger’s Pick ’n Save, Metro Market stores

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  • Kroger, Home Chef launch first-of-its-kind meal kit program
    American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Kroger, Home Chef launch first-of-its-kind meal kit program

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  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    Kroger to sell Home Chef meal kits in select locations

    Kroger Co. and recently-purchased meal-kit company Home Chef announced Wednesday the launch of weekly rotating in-store kits at select Kroger locations. The company will also launch a limited test of the new Home Chef Express product, a meal kit that could be ready to eat in about 15 minutes. The Home Chef meal kits will first be available at select Kroger locations in Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin, with additional locations expected in 2019. Kroger announced the deal to buy Home Chef for up to $700 million in May. Kroger's stock has lost 3.0% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 has gained 3.1%.

  • Kroger and Home Chef Kick Off Nationwide Retail Rollout
    PR Newswire5 days ago

    Kroger and Home Chef Kick Off Nationwide Retail Rollout

    New express meal kit introduced in select markets CINCINNATI and CHICAGO , Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In an industry first, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and Home Chef today announced the launch of weekly ...

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  • Barrons.com6 days ago

    Kroger’s Push for Online Grocery Sales Could Cost It a Lot

    Kroger could end up owning a big slice of the online grocery business—but it’ll cost them, Deutsche Bank says.

  • Kroger stock tumbles after analyst says ‘sell’
    American City Business Journals6 days ago

    Kroger stock tumbles after analyst says ‘sell’

    Kroger Co.’s stock fell sharply Tuesday after an analyst cut his rating on it, advising shareholders to sell their positions in the supermarket chain.

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  • Kroger Partners with World Wildlife Fund to Educate Students About Responsible Food Practices
    PR Newswire7 days ago

    Kroger Partners with World Wildlife Fund to Educate Students About Responsible Food Practices

    CINCINNATI, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) announced today a Zero Hunger | Zero Waste partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the leading global conservation organization, to introduce a food waste prevention and recovery curriculum for K-12 students in U.S. cities. Wild Classroom is WWF's signature education program and it is aimed at providing environmental curriculum for teachers and parents to use with students. Through the Kroger Co. Foundation's $400,000 grant support, WWF is expanding its food waste prevention and recovery curriculum within the Wild Classroom program, focusing on promoting food conservation education and best practices.