KR - The Kroger Co.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
29.50
+0.54 (+1.86%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close28.96
Open29.20
Bid28.83 x 900
Ask29.93 x 4000
Day's Range29.12 - 29.51
52 Week Range22.85 - 32.74
Volume5,059,036
Avg. Volume6,496,161
Market Cap23.533B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.73
PE Ratio (TTM)6.75
EPS (TTM)4.37
Earnings DateMar 7, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.56 (1.93%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-02-14
1y Target Est30.57
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  • Kroger's New Payment Options to Enrich Shopper's Experience
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    Kroger's New Payment Options to Enrich Shopper's Experience

    Kroger (KR) launches Kroger Pay and Kroger REWARDS Debit Card to boost customers' shopping experience.

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  • Kroger launches mobile payment
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    Kroger launches mobile payment

    Kroger Co. customers have a new option when it comes to paying for their groceries. The Cincinnati-based grocer (NYSE: KR) recently launched its Kroger Pay mobile payment solution in its Columbus division along with a Rewards debit card.  Kroger Pay is available on iOS and Android devices. It allows customers to use a single QR code containing their payment and loyalty card information after inputting a custom PIN or biometrics.

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  • PR Newswire3 days ago

    Kroger Introduces Kroger Pay and Kroger REWARDS Debit Card

    Retailer rolling out new mobile payment solution to markets across America to redefine the customer experience CINCINNATI , Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today it is ...

  • Kroger rolls out blood-testing device
    American City Business Journals4 days ago

    Kroger rolls out blood-testing device

    Kroger Co. is rolling out new blood-testing devices at all of its health and wellness facilities across the country that will quickly give users results.

  • Kroger, Bloomingdale’s, other retailers prevail in racketeering lawsuit
    American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Kroger, Bloomingdale’s, other retailers prevail in racketeering lawsuit

    A racketeering case filed in federal court against Kroger Co., a Macy’s Inc. department store chain and five other retailers accusing them of extortion has been dismissed.

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  • Kroger shutters Columbus bakery, cuts 411 jobs
    American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Kroger shutters Columbus bakery, cuts 411 jobs

    Kroger Co. has closed its Columbus bakery, eliminating 411 jobs. The Cincinnati-based grocer Monday morning said it shuttered the 300,000-square-foot operation at 457 Cleveland Ave. in downtown Columbus. Ken McClure, regional director of corporate affairs, said the operation is one of the oldest in the company and that the outdated equipment is no longer sustainable.

  • Markit8 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kroger Co.

    Kroger Co NYSE:KRView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is neutral * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is moderate and increasing Bearish sentimentShort interest | NeutralShort interest is moderate for KR with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on January 23. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding KR totaled $17.94 billion. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NeutralThe current level displays a neutral indicator. KR credit default swap spreads are within the middle of their range for the last three years.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Cover story: Major battles loom at the top of the Triad food chain
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    Cover story: Major battles loom at the top of the Triad food chain

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  • Kroger to expand Chicago meal kit service Home Chef to 500 more stores
    American City Business Journals10 days ago

    Kroger to expand Chicago meal kit service Home Chef to 500 more stores

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  • Kroger expands Home Chef to hundreds of additional stores
    American City Business Journals10 days ago

    Kroger expands Home Chef to hundreds of additional stores

    Kroger Co. is more than tripling the number of stores carrying its Home Chef meal kits by making the products available at 500 more locations.

  • Kroger and Home Chef Expand Nationwide Retail Rollout and Launch Customizable Meal Kit Feature for Online Orders
    PR Newswire10 days ago

    Kroger and Home Chef Expand Nationwide Retail Rollout and Launch Customizable Meal Kit Feature for Online Orders

    CINCINNATI and CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) and Home Chef announced today the introduction of retail meal kits to new cities, bringing the weekly rotating meal solution to 500 additional Kroger Family of Stores across the country. "Kroger continues to redefine the customer experience and provide new ways to shop for, prep and cook meals through exciting brick-and-mortar and digital experiences," said Robert Clark, Kroger's senior vice president of merchandising. "Last October, Kroger introduced Home Chef retail meal kits, and we're now expanding to add the easy-to-prepare recipes to hundreds of new locations, providing convenient access to the meal solution at more than 700 stores.

  • Kroger to cover employee care at nation’s No. 1 heart hospital
    American City Business Journals10 days ago

    Kroger to cover employee care at nation’s No. 1 heart hospital

    Kroger employees and dependents on the company-sponsored health care plan are able to undergo heart surgery at the Cleveland Clinic at little or no cost as a result of a new benefit offered in partnership with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio.

  • Kroger details $1M grant aimed at food waste prevention
    American City Business Journals11 days ago

    Kroger details $1M grant aimed at food waste prevention

    Kroger Co. is offering up to $1 million in grants for ideas that will help it achieve its mission to prevent food waste.

  • Is Kroger (KR) a Great Value Stock Right Now?
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    Is Kroger (KR) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

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  • Kroger Launches Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Innovation Fund
    PR Newswire11 days ago

    Kroger Launches Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Innovation Fund

    CINCINNATI, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (KR) announced today the launch of the Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Innovation Fund and its first open call to support the company's bold and ambitious plan designed to end hunger in its communities and eliminate waste across the company by 2025. Kroger invites eligible innovators to submit a letter of intent, starting today through March 4, 2019, for ideas and solutions to prevent food waste. "Kroger's Zero Hunger | Zero Waste effort is at the forefront of shaping the national discussion around how to end hunger and eliminate waste at scale across America," said Jessica Adelman, Kroger's group vice president of corporate affairs.

  • Kroger Aims To Help Prevent Heart Disease With Free Cholesterol Screenings During American Heart Month
    PR Newswire15 days ago

    Kroger Aims To Help Prevent Heart Disease With Free Cholesterol Screenings During American Heart Month

    CINCINNATI, Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. Heart disease can be prevented with a healthy diet and physical activity. Kroger Health, Kroger's healthcare division of pharmacies and clinics, is spearheading prevention efforts in America this February – American Heart Month – by offering free cholesterol screenings for the second year in a row.