Insider Activity for Investors: The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR)

The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) currently has a “Buy” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) gained 0.77 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $24.94. The stock traded with the average Volume of 10.31 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.63/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.63/share.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 5 analysts rated The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 4 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.14% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 3.09% and 2.19% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 5.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 29.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 7%.

The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.44% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.55% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, The Kroger Co. currently has a Weekly performance of 2.38%, monthly performance percentage is 2.93 percent, Quarterly performance is -12.18 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 12.65% and Yearly Performance is -13.46 percent.

Company Profile:

The Kroger Co. headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, is one of the world’s largest food retailers. The Kroger Co. formats include supermarkets, price-impact warehouse stores, and multi-department stores, which are similar to supercenters, but offer an expanded variety of national brand appeal and general merchandise. State by state facts can be seen here. Kroger also operates convenience stores, our C-stores provide valuable synergies for the rapid expansion of our supermarket fuel centers. Kroger fine jewelry stores under names like Fred Meyer Jewelers and Littman Jewelers. This is a high-margin business with good cash flow. Kroger is the only major U.S. supermarket company to operate an economical three-tier distribution system. Kroger also operates food production or manufacturing facilities producing high quality private-label products that provide value for customers and enhanced margins for Kroger. Kroger operates supermarket fuel centers, which are a natural addition to our one-stop-shopping strategy.