Kroger CoKR:NYQ

74.23
0.19 / 0.26 %
2.81m
58.44%
0.7531
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About the company

108.47bn1.71bn1902400.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFood & Drug RetailersLocation
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. 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 2,640 supermarkets and multi-department stores, approximately 1,240 of which had fuel centers. Approximately 45% 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, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry’s, Harris Teeter, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith’s.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateKR:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Hiller Inc-Stores,Michigan(7)Announced02 May 2015+5.85 %--
Vitacost.com IncDeal completed02 Jul 2014+49.87 %277.36m
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of May 26 2015 21:02 BST.

Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
EPS (including
extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
Book value per
share (MRQ)
Asset turnover
(TTM)
Inventory turnover
(TTM)
Receivables turnover
(TTM)
Revenues per
employee (TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(TTM)
Return on
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%)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(Year-over-year change%)
Net income
(5 Yr growth rate)
Capital
expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
Dividend
(5 yr growth rate)
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108.47bn1.71bn36.48bn400.00k21.396.709.870.33633.483.48218.6811.113.6315.0891.07271,1635.848.239.278.2321.1621.061.611.370.28266.430.681722.7610.267.2013.5490.064.2713.60
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Data as of May 27 2015. Currency figures normalised to Kroger Co's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
26.30m5.36%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2015
21.29m4.33%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
21.22m4.32%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 31 Mar 2015
18.84m3.84%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2015
15.31m3.12%
AllianceBernstein LP
as of 31 Mar 2015
13.44m2.74%
Jennison Associates LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
9.72m1.98%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
9.38m1.91%
BlackRock Advisors LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
7.05m1.44%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
6.29m1.28%
30.31%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 31 Mar 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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