The Kroger CoKR:NYQ

35.71
0.12 / 0.34%
5.27m
3.73 %
0.7784
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About the company

109.83bn2.02bn1902431.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFood & Drug RetailersLocation
The Kroger Co
1014 Vine St
CINCINNATI45202-1141
United States
USA
Phone+1 (513) 762-4000Fax+1 (513) 762-1575Websitehttp://www.thekrogerco.com/
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, Fry's, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. 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.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateKR:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Roundy's IncDeal completed11 Nov 2015+4.19 %177.80m
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
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assets
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average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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(Year-over-year change%)
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expenditure
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(5 yr growth rate)
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109.83bn2.02bn34.06bn431.00k17.325.068.230.31012.062.06112.077.053.4114.4273.22254,8266.365.4410.248.8722.1621.111.871.480.28717.420.639921.841.266.0118.1212.7511.7815.33
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Data as of May 30 2016. Currency figures normalised to The Kroger Co's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2016
59.14m6.15%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2016
58.83m6.11%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2016
56.83m5.91%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2016
40.61m4.22%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2016
38.69m4.02%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 31 Mar 2016
29.58m3.07%
Jennison Associates LLC
as of 31 Mar 2016
22.07m2.29%
Janus Capital Management LLC
as of 31 Mar 2016
21.75m2.26%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2016
17.67m1.84%
AllianceBernstein LP
as of 31 Mar 2016
13.20m1.37%
37.24%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2015 - 31 Mar 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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