Dividend Growth of Kronos Worldwide Inc(KRO)

Kronos Worldwide Inc(KRO) is having a Dividend Yield of 4.36% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.6. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.15. Kronos Worldwide Inc has a 5 year average dividend yield of 5.31% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.6. Kronos Worldwide Inc(KRO) formally announced its most recent dividend on October 26, 2016 with a Dividend per share of $0.15. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $0.6. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 4.36%.

Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) rose 4.58% or 0.63 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $13.77 the stock was seen hitting $14.52 as a peak level and $13.743 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $14.38. The daily volume was measured at 685,874 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $14.52 and the 52-week low is $4.525. The company has a market cap of $1,667 million. Shares of Kronos Worldwide, Inc. rose by 9.6% in the last five trading days and 13.32% for the last 4 weeks. Kronos Worldwide, Inc. is up 22.07% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.44%.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.68% of Kronos Worldwide Inc shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 13.8% of Kronos Worldwide Inc shares. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 31, 2017, Thomas P Stafford (director) purchased 730 shares at 7.55 per share price.On Mar 28, 2016, Klemens Schluter (COO) purchased 5,000 shares at 5.74 per share price.On Jan 28, 2016, Steven L Watson (Chairman of the Board) purchased 6,000 shares at 4.12 per share price.

Kronos Worldwide Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 7, 2016. The company reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.11. Analyst had a consensus of $0.08. The company had revenue of $356.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $353.67 million. The companys revenue was up 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.10 EPS.

KRONOS WORLDWIDE, INC. is a global producer and marketer of value-added titanium dioxide pigments. The Company along with its distributors and agents, sells and provides technical services for its products to over 4,000 customers in approximately 100 countries with the majority of sales in Europe and North America.


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