KR - The Kroger Co.

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28.69
-0.10 (-0.35%)
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Previous Close28.79
Open28.64
Bid27.66 x 400
Ask27.93 x 400
Day's Range28.57 - 29.08
52 Week Range19.69 - 34.75
Volume5,985,803
Avg. Volume11,082,183
Market Cap25.286B
Beta0.69
PE Ratio (TTM)17.03
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.50 (1.74%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-02-14
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Kroger Opens Culinary Innovation Center
    PR Newswire4 days ago

    Kroger Opens Culinary Innovation Center

    Company completes construction on new test kitchen and training facility in downtown Cincinnati CINCINNATI , Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger (NYSE: KR) announced today it has opened its Culinary Innovation ...

  • Kroger Hosts Second Natural Foods Innovation Summit
    PR Newswire11 days ago

    Kroger Hosts Second Natural Foods Innovation Summit

    CINCINNATI, Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) today is hosting its second Natural Foods Innovation Summit, in partnership with 84.51°, in Cincinnati, Ohio, following the success of its inaugural event last October. Dr. James Rouse—naturopathic doctor, award-winning author, media personality, and speaker—will present at the event. "Kroger's Simple Truth®, our brand of natural, organic and free-from products, has achieved $2 billion in annual sales and our organic produce sales have reached $1 billion annually since we hosted our first summit.

  • Kroger Celebrates Black Heritage Month
    PR Newswire12 days ago

    Kroger Celebrates Black Heritage Month

    CINCINNATI, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) is inviting customers to celebrate Black Heritage Month. "Kroger has a longstanding and award-winning history of having an inclusive supplier community and culture that reflects the diversity of our 453,000 associates and the nine million customers we serve every day," said Angel Colón, Kroger's senior director of diversity. Black Heritage Month is observed annually in February.

  • Kroger and EG Group Announce Definitive Agreement for Purchase of Kroger's Convenience Store Business
    PR Newswire14 days ago

    Kroger and EG Group Announce Definitive Agreement for Purchase of Kroger's Convenience Store Business

    CINCINNATI and BLACKBURN, United Kingdom, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) and EG Group, a privately-held petrol forecourt convenience store retailer based in Blackburn, Lancashire, United Kingdom, today announced a definitive agreement for the sale of Kroger's convenience store business unit to EG Group for $2.15 billion. The companies expect to close the transaction during the first quarter of Kroger's fiscal year.

  • Ralphs to Introduce Scan, Bag, Go Checkout Service
    PR Newswire17 days ago

    Ralphs to Introduce Scan, Bag, Go Checkout Service

    LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ralphs Grocery Company's parent company, The Kroger Co. (KR), will introduce its new and exciting Scan, Bag, Go shopping technology in almost 30 Ralphs stores this year.

  • GlobeNewswire17 days ago

    Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Towne Bank, Alpha and Omega Semiconductor, Johnson Outdoors, Gulfport Energy, Kroger, and Adobe — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications

    NEW YORK, Feb. 02, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Towne ...

  • Kroger's Organic Produce Sales Achieve $1 Billion
    PR Newswire18 days ago

    Kroger's Organic Produce Sales Achieve $1 Billion

    CINCINNATI, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) announced today its organic produce business has achieved $1 billion in annual sales. "Kroger offers one of the largest organic produce departments in America, and we are proud to have led the way in making this category more mainstream, accessible and affordable," said Robert Clark, Kroger's senior vice president of merchandising.

  • Kroger Announces Divisions for Scan, Bag, Go Expansion
    PR Newswire19 days ago

    Kroger Announces Divisions for Scan, Bag, Go Expansion

    CINCINNATI, Jan. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) announced today it will introduce its new and exciting Scan, Bag, Go shopping technology in 18 operating divisions, making the service available this year to customers at 400 stores. "With every new product, service and technology integration, Kroger is redefining the customer experience and reimagining the store of the future," said Chris Hjelm, Kroger's executive vice president and chief information officer.

  • Kroger Names Steve McKinney Senior Vice President of Retail Divisions, Monica Garnes President of Fry's Division
    PR Newswire20 days ago

    Kroger Names Steve McKinney Senior Vice President of Retail Divisions, Monica Garnes President of Fry's Division

    CINCINNATI, Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) today announced leadership promotions to support Restock Kroger. Steve McKinney, currently president of the Fry's Food Stores division, has been promoted to senior vice president of retail divisions for the company, effective February 5. Monica Garnes, currently corporate vice president of produce-floral merchandising, will succeed Mr. McKinney as president of the Fry's division.

  • Kroger Adds New Waste-to-Energy System at Manufacturing Plant in Greensburg, Indiana
    PR Newswire24 days ago

    Kroger Adds New Waste-to-Energy System at Manufacturing Plant in Greensburg, Indiana

    CINCINNATI, Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) announced today the successful startup of a new wastewater treatment system—an anaerobic digester—at K.B. Specialty Foods, a manufacturing plant owned and operated by the company in Greensburg, Indiana. "Kroger recently announced its Zero Hunger | Zero Waste initiative, an exciting plan to end hunger in the communities we call home and eliminate waste in our company by 2025," said Erin Sharp, Kroger's group vice president of manufacturing.

  • ACCESSWIRE24 days ago

    Today’s Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Alibaba and Kroger

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / January 26, 2018 / Strong earnings from major companies such as 3M and Boeing helped lift the Dow and S&P 500 to new record highs on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ...

  • Kroger's Simple Truth® Brand Reaches $2 Billion in Annual Sales
    PR Newswire25 days ago

    Kroger's Simple Truth® Brand Reaches $2 Billion in Annual Sales

    Largest natural and organic brand in the country continues to gain market share CINCINNATI , Jan. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today its Simple Truth ® brand has achieved ...

  • Kroger Partners with ReFED to Create Strategy for Zero Hunger | Zero Waste $10 Million Innovation Fund
    PR Newswire27 days ago

    Kroger Partners with ReFED to Create Strategy for Zero Hunger | Zero Waste $10 Million Innovation Fund

    CINCINNATI, Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) and The Kroger Co. Foundation today announced its partnership with ReFED, a multistakeholder nonprofit organization committed to reducing food waste in the U.S., while on stage at the Third Annual Food Rescue Summit hosted by Feeding America in Washington, D.C. "When we shared our bold Zero Hunger | Zero Waste initiative in September, we emphasized our plans to establish a $10 million Innovation Fund within The Kroger Co. Foundation to address hunger, food waste and the paradoxical relationship between the two," said Jessica Adelman, Kroger's group vice president of corporate affairs. There is a fundamental absurdity in the food system: 40 percent of the food produced in the U.S. goes to waste, yet 1 in 8 Americans struggles with hunger.

  • Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend
    PR Newswirelast month

    Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

    CINCINNATI, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co.'s (KR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 12.5¢ per share to be paid on March 1, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 15, 2018. Kroger's quarterly dividend has grown at a compound annual growth rate of 13.0% since reinstating the dividend in 2006. Kroger remains committed to balancing its use of cash flow over the near term to achieve the leverage ratios appropriate to maintain its current investment-grade rating level.

  • With Flu Season in Full Swing, Ralphs Reminds Families It's Not Too Late to Vaccinate
    PR Newswirelast month

    With Flu Season in Full Swing, Ralphs Reminds Families It's Not Too Late to Vaccinate

    LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With the flu epidemic hitting Southern California particularly hard, Ralphs Grocery Company wants to remind families that it is not too late to get a flu vaccination. The flu vaccination, available in 79 in-store pharmacies Ralphs operates throughout Southern California, is fully covered with no out-of-pocket costs by most insurance plans, including Medi-Cal. Individuals without insurance can obtain a shot for $25. No appointments are necessary, and all flu shots are administered by Ralphs' own Certified Immunizing Pharmacists.

  • Kroger Actively Recruiting for Management Roles
    PR Newswirelast month

    Kroger Actively Recruiting for Management Roles

    CINCINNATI, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) announced today that it is actively recruiting experienced retail and digital and technology talent for new and open corporate and store management roles across its family of companies. "With so many recent changes in the retail landscape, we recognize there are talented individuals in our communities who may be searching for a new career with a new company," said Tim Massa, Kroger's group vice president of human resources and labor relations.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Edgewater Wireless Working With the Kroger Co. to Help Power Smart Retail Technology at its Stores Across the Country

    The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), the nation's largest operator of supermarkets, is collaborating with Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc. (TSX.V: YFI) to enhance its in-store infrastructure with the next generation WiFi platform, powered by Edgewater's WiFi3™ technology. Kroger is an innovative retailer that is transforming its business using advanced technology to create a more seamless shopping experience for its customers.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Kroger Expands Fair Trade Certified™ Offerings

    Simple Truth® offers more Fair Trade Certified™ products than any other private label grocery brand in the country CINCINNATI , Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger (NYSE: KR), in partnership with Fair ...

  • Exciting New Items Fuel Growth of Kroger's Simple Truth® Brand
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    Exciting New Items Fuel Growth of Kroger's Simple Truth® Brand

    Largest natural and organic brand in the country continues to lead the industry CINCINNATI , Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today the expansion of its Simple Truth ® brand and ...

  • ACCESSWIRE2 months ago

    Free Post Earnings Research Report: The Kroger’s Revenues Grew 4.49%; EPS Advanced 7.32%

    Stock Monitor: Casey's General Stores Post Earnings Reporting LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / January 02, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free earnings report on The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR ) ("Kroger"). ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    WaterStone Bank Partners with Popular Grocery Store to Expand ATM Network

    WAUWATOSA, Wis. , Dec. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- WaterStone Bank announced a new partnership with FCTI, Inc., a nationwide ATM network company, and Pick 'n Save, the largest of four grocery banners of Roundy's ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Ralphs Announces Fundraising Effort to Assist with Wildfire Relief Efforts in Southern California

    LOS ANGELES, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the wildfires that have ravaged Southern California, Ralphs Grocery Company announced today that it would be collecting donations at the check stands in all of its supermarkets to help the victims, families and communities in Southern California affected by the fires. Customers can support the relief efforts to bring aid to victims of the wildfires by donating their spare change in specially marked collection canisters located at the check stands in their neighborhood Ralphs store. All funds collected will go directly to support local wildfire relief efforts.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Kroger Announces 1,000th ClickList Store and Introduces Seamless Digital Shopping Experience

    CINCINNATI, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger announced today it has opened its 1,000th ClickList store and launched the latest seamless and integrated digital shopping experience for ClickList. "As part of our Restock Kroger plan, we continually invest in redefining our customers' grocery shopping experiences by bringing online and offline seamlessly together through digital innovation," shared Yael Cosset, Kroger's Chief Digital Officer. "Our customers tell us they want multiple ways to shop.

  • Kroger Introduces Prep+Pared Meal Kits to New Markets
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    Kroger Introduces Prep+Pared Meal Kits to New Markets

    CINCINNATI, Dec. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger (KR) announced today it has added its Prep+Pared Meal Kits to four new divisions: Central, Columbus, Fry's and Nashville, joining Cincinnati, Louisville and Ralphs. "Prep+Pared Meal Kits are a growing part of Kroger's Our Brands portfolio. As we focus on redefining the grocery customer experience, as outlined in our Restock Kroger plan, we will rapidly grow the footprint of Prep+Pared Meal Kits in 2018," said Robert Clark, Kroger's senior vice president of merchandising.

  • Kroger and International Brotherhood of Teamsters Protect Pensions
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    Kroger and International Brotherhood of Teamsters Protect Pensions

    CINCINNATI, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. and International Brotherhood of Teamsters announced today the ratification of a new labor agreement that provides for Kroger's withdrawal from the Central States Pension Fund. Kroger and IBT have established a new fund, called the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Consolidated Pension Fund that is designed to provide Kroger associates with a secure pension.