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The Kroger Co.: A Year of Highs, Lows, and Market Resilience

At present, The Kroger Co. (KR) has a stock price of $46.32. In the previous session, the stock saw a rise, peaking at $46.575 after an opening price of $45.90. The day’s lowest price was $45.81, and it closed at $45.79.

The Kroger Co. saw a rather unpredictable run in, in terms of market performance. The company’s stock reached its highest point at $50.41 on 12/01/22, while the lowest price for the same duration was marked at $41.81 on 10/17/22.

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52-week price history of KR Stock

Studying a stock’s 52-week price history, which includes both low and high prices, can help gauge its current status and potential future performance. The Kroger Co.’s current trading price is -8.11% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 10.77%. The stock’s price range during the 52-week period has remained between $41.81 and $50.41. In the Consumer Defensive sector, the company’s shares saw a trading volume of around 22.03 million for the day, which was evidently higher than the average daily volume of 4.78 million over the past three months.

Market Capitalization and Financial Performance: An In-Depth Look

The Kroger Co. (KR) has experienced a quarterly rise of 0.83% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 32.87B and boasts a workforce of 430000 employees.

A Closer Look at Analysts’ Ratings for The Kroger Co.

As of right now, 9 analysts are rating The Kroger Co. as a BUY, 2 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 10 analysts are recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 1 analyst is rating the stock as SELL.

Making Sense of Trading Volume and Moving Average Data

Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 47.45, with a change in price of -1.92. Similarly, The Kroger Co. recorded 5,119,698 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of -3.98%.

Examining KR’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio: What You Need to Know

The debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio is a crucial measure that sheds light on a company’s financial health and market standing. It is determined by dividing a company’s overall liabilities by its shareholders’ equity, showing the extent of a company’s debt usage in financing its assets compared to the shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for KR stands at 1.23. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 1.11.

KR Stock Stochastic Average

The Kroger Co.’s raw stochastic average for the past 50 days is presently 35.21%, as of today. This marks a decrease from the raw stochastic average of the last 20 days, which was 52.24%. Additionally, the company’s Stochastic %K and %D values for the past 20 days were 37.68% and 32.28%, respectively.

KR Stock Price Performance Analysis

Depending on how one views it, the stock price performance for the year has been a mixed bag, resulting in either an optimistic or pessimistic outlook. Year to date metric has recorded a gain of 3.90%.However, over the last six months, we can see a stronger performance of -1.72%. Over the last 30 days, the price of KR has leaped by -1.49%. And in the last five days, it has fallen by -1.32%.

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