Kroger Company (The) (KR) traded negative at $33.44. On an intraday basis, the price dropped -0.52 points or -1.53%. The composite uptick value was $38.54 million while the combined downtick value was $24.42. The net money flow was $14.12 million while the up/down ratio was not very comforting at 1.58. The shares on a weekly note has seen a change in share price of 0.24%.According to the trading data, the shares saw a block trade with $18.68 million in upticks and $3.25 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block was calculated to be 5.75. The net money flow for the block trade was 15.43.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
The Kroger Co. has lost 0.09% in the last five trading days and dropped 3.1% in the last 4 weeks. The Kroger Co. is up 8.34% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -3.1%. Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Wednesday as its shares dropped 1.53% or 0.52 points. After the session commenced at $33.81, the stock reached the higher end at $33.9 while it hit a low of $33.28. With the volume soaring to 5,005,866 shares, the last trade was called at $33.44. The company has a 52-week high of $40.91. The company has a market cap of $31,371 million and there are 938,124,660 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $28.71.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 14, 2016, Michael Joseph Donnelly (Executive Vice President) sold 10,000 shares at 34.35 per share price.On Dec 8, 2016, Christopher T Hjelm (Executive Vice President) sold 15,120 shares at 33.25 per share price.On Dec 6, 2016, Oflen Mary Elizabeth Van (Vice President & Controller) sold 14,106 shares at 32.94 per share price.
The Kroger Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Dec 1, 2016. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.41. The company had revenue of $26557.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $26367.41 million. The companys revenue was up 5.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.43 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Upgraded by Piper Jaffray on Dec 14, 2016 to Neutral, Raises Price Target to $ 34 from a previous price target of $28 .The Kroger Co was Downgraded by Pivotal Research Group on Dec 2, 2016 to Hold, Lowers Price Target to $ 35 from a previous price target of $38 .
Kroger Company is one of the larger grocery retailers in the United States. The company also manufactures and processes food for sale by its supermarkets. The company intends to develop new food and convenience store locations and will continue to assess existing stores as to possible replacement, remodeling, enlarging, or closing.