Kroger Company (The) (KR) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Kroger Company (The) (KR), hence the stock is down -2.72% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.89% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -4.69% and the stock has fallen -1.36% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.9% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 7.47%.The 200 Day SMA reached 15.07% The Kroger Co. has dropped 11.33% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -24.99%.
Kroger Company (The) (KR) : The consensus price target for Kroger Company (The) (KR) is $37.79 for the short term with a standard deviation of $5.19. The most optimist securities analyst among the 14 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $46, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $27.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $30.835 and the intraday high of $31.35 after having opened at $31.3 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $31.3, a loss of -0.54%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 11,413,877 shares. The stock failed to cross $31.35 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $31.25.
The Kroger Co. (Kroger) operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores throughout the United States. The Company also manufactures and processes some of the food for sale in its supermarkets. The Company operated, either directly or through its subsidiaries, approximately 2,625 supermarkets and multi-department stores, approximately 1,330 of which had fuel centers. Approximately 48% of these supermarkets were operated in Company-owned facilities, including some Company-owned buildings on leased land. The Company operates its 2,640 supermarket and multi-department stores under banners, including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Frys, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smiths. Of these stores, 1,330 have fuel centers. The Company also operates 782 convenience stores, either directly or through franchisees, 326 fine jewelry stores and an online retailer.