The Kroger CoKR:NYQ

35.43
0.04 / 0.11%
1.20k
1.04%
0.7794
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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+4.94 %177.80m
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
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assets
(5 yr average)
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investment
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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
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109.83bn2.02bn34.10bn431.00k17.195.028.240.31052.062.06112.077.053.4114.4273.22254,8266.365.4410.248.8722.1621.111.871.480.28717.420.639921.841.266.0118.1212.7511.7815.33
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Data as of May 03 2016. Currency figures normalised to The Kroger Co's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
54.70m5.68%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Dec 2015
48.49m5.04%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 31 Dec 2015
47.62m4.95%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
39.60m4.12%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Dec 2015
37.84m3.93%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 31 Dec 2015
28.92m3.01%
Jennison Associates LLC
as of 31 Dec 2015
21.19m2.20%
Janus Capital Management LLC
as of 31 Dec 2015
20.40m2.12%
AllianceBernstein LP
as of 31 Dec 2015
18.20m1.89%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
16.78m1.74%
34.68%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2015 - 31 Dec 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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