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The Kroger Co.

KRNYSE

52.96

USD
+0.82
(+1.57%)
After Hours Market
24.03P/E
13Forward P/E
0.93P/E to S&P500
38.181BMarket CAP
1.55%Div Yield

The Kroger Co.

NYSE:KR

RECENT
PRICE

52.96

P/E
RATIO

24.03

(PEG:24.63)

P/E RATIO
RELATIVE
TO S&P

0.93

DIV
YLD

1.71%

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Stock price

- - Beta (1.0 Market)

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% total return 05/22:

Stock

S&P

1y.

0

0

3y.

0

0

5y.

0

0

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Percent shares traded:

0

0

0

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2022

Fiscal year

38.34

(0.07)

0.47

- -

41.82

0.66

0.61

- -

46.23

0.78

0.47

0.10

50.89

0.86

0.33

0.15

58.28

0.96

0.57

0.17

59.34

0.05

0.48

0.18

64.70

0.88

1.14

0.20

76.64

0.51

0.64

0.22

90.69

1.40

0.72

0.25

95.70

1.48

1.02

0.31

110.68

1.76

1.36

0.34

113.70

2.11

1.54

0.40

122.44

2.10

0.61

0.46

137.05

2.13

0.67

0.49

149.58

3.84

1.48

0.54

153.05

2.08

1.92

0.61

172.58

2.07

4.48

0.74

Revenue per share

Earnings per share

Free Cash Flow per sh

Dividends per share

1.11

2.40

0.90

3.03

1.18

3.44

1.54

3.56

1.65

3.97

1.78

3.74

1.51

4.17

1.61

3.38

1.93

3.94

2.27

5.24

2.89

5.52

3.47

7.06

3.93

7.11

3.14

7.74

3.66

9.74

3.91

10.77

3.27

11.83

CAPEX per share

Book Value per share

1,472

1,448

1,430

1,380

1,304

1,293

1,270

1,179

1,067

1,028

980

966

942

895

810

799

799

Comm.Shares outs.(m)

- -

- -

- -

16.1

0.89

- -

17.7

1.02

0.71%

15.6

0.73

1.10%

11.5

0.16

1.58%

199.0

9.61

1.71%

13.3

0.82

1.68%

23.2

1.56

1.84%

12.7

0.74

1.41%

16.5

0.91

1.27%

20.6

1.03

0.95%

16.6

0.75

1.14%

12.8

0.54

1.70%

13.2

0.53

1.76%

6.6

0.27

2.13%

15.5

0.41

1.89%

24.7

0.95

1.44%

Avg. annual P/E ratio

P/E relative to S&P500

Avg. annual div. yield

Capital Structure (29/1/22 | Q4)

Total liabilities
$39,657 m.

Total assets
$49,086 m.

Long-term debt
$19,235 m.

Cash and equiv.
$1,821 m.

Goodwill $3,076 m.

Retained earnings $24,066 m.

Common stock 733 m. shares

Market Capitalisation
$37,590 m. (as of 27/5/22)

76,733

1.4%

82,189

2.7%

90,374

1.4%

96,751

2.9%

98,375

2.8%

108,465

2.9%

109,830

3.3%

115,337

3.0%

122,662

1.7%

121,162

2.2%

122,286

1.8%

137,888

2.5%

Revenue (m)

Operating margin

1,525

70

1,600

1,116

1,638

602

1,652

1,497

1,703

1,519

1,948

1,728

2,089

2,039

2,340

1,975

2,436

1,907

2,465

3,110

3,289

1,659

3,429

1,655

Depreciation (m)

Net profit (m)

90.3%

0.1%

34.7%

1.4%

29.3%

0.7%

34.5%

1.5%

32.9%

1.5%

34.1%

1.6%

33.8%

1.9%

32.8%

1.7%

(27.3)%

1.6%

22.6%

2.6%

23.7%

1.4%

18.8%

1.2%

Income tax rate

Net profit margin

(264)

7,477

4,832

(449)

7,304

5,296

(1,780)

6,850

3,981

(3,098)

6,141

4,207

(1,875)

9,653

5,384

(2,492)

9,771

5,412

(3,079)

9,708

6,820

(2,520)

11,825

6,698

(3,080)

12,029

6,931

(3,471)

12,072

7,886

(3,353)

12,111

8,602

(4,149)

19,235

9,452

Working capital (m)

Long-term debt (m)

Equity (m)

0.7%

4.8%

1.4%

9.2%

9.2%

21.1%

6.3%

5.5%

15.1%

13.3%

11.2%

35.6%

9.8%

9.3%

28.2%

10.8%

10.2%

31.9%

11.3%

10.5%

29.9%

9.8%

9.5%

29.5%

11.6%

5.7%

27.5%

15.0%

12.1%

39.4%

6.7%

6.0%

19.3%

6.5%

5.3%

17.5%

ROIC

Return on capital

Return on equity

Working Capital

2019

2020

2022

Cash assets

858

828

2,250

Receivables

1,589

1,706

1,828

Inventory

6,846

7,084

6,783

Other

1,510

1,302

660

Current assets

10,803

10,890

12,174

Acc. Payable

6,059

6,349

7,117

Debt due

3,157

2,562

1,205

Other

5,058

5,332

8,001

Current liab.

14,274

14,243

16,323

81.8%

92.6%

(240.0)%

64.8%

77.6%

52.9%

57.3%

221.8%

82.2%

183.9%

79.0%

69.7%

80.4%

113.4%

81.1%

65.2%

78.3%

371.2%

76.8%

335.3%

85.9%

199.0%

70.7%

58.3%

Plowback ratio

Div.&Repurch. to FCF

The Kroger Co. (US) started trading on January 4, 1928 (cik: 0000056873), operates in the Consumer Defensive sector (Grocery Stores industry), has 420,000 full-time employees, and is led by Mr. William McMullen. The Kroger Co. operates as a retailer in the United States. The company operates combination food and drug stores, multi-department stores, marketplace stores, and price impact warehouses. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; and multi-department stores provide apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, and toys. The company's marketplace stores offer full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty care, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys; and price impact warehouse stores provide grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. It also manufactures and processes food products for sale in its supermarkets and online; and sells fuel through 1,613 fuel centers. As of January 29, 2022, the company operated 2,726 supermarkets under various banner names in 35 states and the District of Columbia. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Annual rates

(avg rate of change)

Past
5 y.

Past
10 y.

Revenues

4.70%

4.90%

Cash flow

66.18%

31.03%

Earnings

3.19%

21.28%

Dividends

8.58%

9.89%

Book value

9.05%

10.51%

Insider trading

Type

Shares

Date

Mcmullen W Rodney

Exempt

194,880

05/12/22

Mcmullen W Rodney

InKind

105,569

05/12/22

Mcmullen W Rodney

Exempt

194,880

05/12/22

Moore Clyde R

Gift

4,000

04/21/22

Massa Timothy A

Exempt

16,000

04/21/22

Fiscal Year Ends

Quarterly Revenue (m)

Full fiscal year

I

II

III

IV

2020

- -

- -

- -

- -

- -

2021

37,251

28,168

27,974

28,893

122,286

2022

41,298

31,682

31,860

33,048

137,888

Fiscal Year Ends

Earnings per share

Full fiscal year

I

II

III

IV

2020

- -

- -

- -

- -

- -

2021

0.97

0.37

0.33

0.41

2.08

2022

0.18

0.58

0.60

0.71

2.07

Fiscal Year Ends

Quarterly dividends paid

Full fiscal year

I

II

III

IV

2020

- -

- -

- -

0.14

- -

2021

0.14

0.14

0.16

0.16

0.61

2022

0.17

0.17

0.20

0.20

0.74

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