|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||25.91 - 26.52|
|52 Week Range||19.69 - 36.44|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||15.70|
|Earnings Date||Mar 8, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.50 (1.93%)|
|1y Target Est||26.55|
CINCINNATI, Dec. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger (KR) announced today it has added its Prep+Pared Meal Kits to four new divisions: Central, Columbus, Fry's and Nashville, joining Cincinnati, Louisville and Ralphs. "Prep+Pared Meal Kits are a growing part of Kroger's Our Brands portfolio. As we focus on redefining the grocery customer experience, as outlined in our Restock Kroger plan, we will rapidly grow the footprint of Prep+Pared Meal Kits in 2018," said Robert Clark, Kroger's senior vice president of merchandising.
CINCINNATI, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. and International Brotherhood of Teamsters announced today the ratification of a new labor agreement that provides for Kroger's withdrawal from the Central States Pension Fund. Kroger and IBT have established a new fund, called the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Consolidated Pension Fund that is designed to provide Kroger associates with a secure pension.
Kroger's payment solutions are a part of the company's Restock Kroger Plan, the strategy to create shareholder value by redefining how America eats. One of the key strategic drivers is to expand partnerships to create customer value, which includes Kroger forming alliances to accelerate digital and e-commerce platforms. "Technology is transforming our customers' experiences and greatly influencing how we are reimagining the store of the future," said Chris Hjelm, Kroger's Chief Information Officer.
One way to avoid a last-minute sprint at the end of the busy shopping season is for retailers to push their shipping deadlines earlier.
MISSION VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Committed to serving the residents of Mission Viejo with the finest food products, most innovative retail features, highest quality service and lower prices, Ralphs Grocery Company announces the grand re-opening of its uniquely designed and totally remodeled Portola Plaza supermarket at 27730 Santa Margarita Parkway in North Mission Viejo. Following more than three months of ceiling-to-floor renovations, the supermarket is set to celebrate its grand re-opening on Wednesday, December 13. As part of the celebration, the first 300 customers will receive coupons for free breakfast items and there will be a drawing for a four-pack of Disneyland tickets.
Kroger recently announced its Restock Kroger initiative, which focuses on planned capital investments, cost savings, and free cash flow.
Kroger's (KR) fiscal 3Q18 EPS (earnings per share) improved 7.3% YoY (year-over-year), compared with the analyst expectation of a 2.4% YoY decline.
Kroger (KR) posted a 4.5% YoY (year-over-year) improvement in its fiscal 3Q18 top line when it reported results on November 30, 2017.
Kroger's EPS (earnings per share) improved 7.3% YoY (year-over-year) to $0.44, beating the consensus expectation by $0.04.
Jim Cramer analyzed the supermarket stocks' performance since Amazon bought Whole Foods and spotted a surprisingly positive pattern.
CINCINNATI and BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- QFC, a division of The Kroger Co. (KR), today announced it is offering home delivery at a majority of its stores in both Puget Sound and Portland, through a partnership with Instacart, a nationally-recognized on-demand retail delivery service. The partnership supports two key drivers of the company's Restock Kroger Plan: Expand Partnerships to Create Customer Value and Redefine the Food and Grocery Customer Experience. "By offering home delivery in addition to in-store shopping and online ordering for curbside pickup, we are listening to our customers who are telling us they want the convenience of shopping anyway they choose," said Suzy Monford, president of QFC.
Shares of supermarket chain Kroger Co. jumped more than 10% Thursday, to mark its biggest percentage gain since June of 2005, after better-than-expected earnings.
CINCINNATI, Dec. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger (KR) is spreading holiday cheer through its 25 Merry Days campaign running through December 25. The 25 Merry Days website offers sweet and savory recipes, gift ideas, hosting advice, party planning tips plus daily digital coupons to help customers save on popular holiday items, including food, toys and home products. On National Cookie Day, celebrated on December 4, customers can visit the website to download discounts for cookie products and to find the featured cookie of the day recipe.