In capital markets, volume, or trading volume, is the amount of a security that was traded during a given period of time. In the context of a single stock trading on a stock exchange, the volume is commonly reported as the number of shares that changed hands during a given day.
On 14-03-2019 (Thursday), Shares of The Kroger Co., (NYSE: KR), moved 0.08 percent (Gain , ↑) and closed at $24.75 in the last trading session. The stock exchanged hands with 8678582 numbers of shares contrast to its average daily volume of 7.93M shares.
Also, we should mention that KR has a PEG ratio of 1.24. This metric is used similarly to the famous P/E ratio, but the PEG ratio also takes into account the stock’s expected earnings growth rate. The company’s net profit margin is 3%. It measures how much out of every dollar of sales a company actually keeps in earnings. Gross Margin is observed at 21.7% and Operating Margin is seen at 3.3%. Return on Assets (ROA) an indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets, is 10.1%. Return on Equity (ROE) is 51.8% and Return on Investment (ROI) is 7%.
Some Important Factors:
Last week volatility change was observed by 2.81% and the stock help 2.79% change in the last month. KR has a beta of 0.69. KR institutional ownership is held at 84.8% while insider ownership was 0.6%. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments.
Experts experienced mean rating at 2.6 following consensus analysis. (Rating Scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell, 5.0 Strong Sell).
The total market cap for the stock is $20.66B while it has a PE ratio of 7.51. The Kroger Co. performed of -10% in year to date period and weekly performance of -3.36%. The stock has been moved at -21.15% over the last six months. The stock has performed -13.4% around last thirty days, and changed -15.36% over the last three months.
Eps Details In Focus:
Measuring its EPS growth this year at -47.6%. As a result, the company has an EPS growth of 7.29% for the approaching year. Company’s EPS for the past five years is valued at -5%, leading it to an EPS value of 6.06% for the next five years.