Q2 2025 Earnings Estimate for The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) Issued By Roth Capital

The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KRFree Report) – Stock analysts at Roth Capital boosted their Q2 2025 EPS estimates for shares of Kroger in a report released on Thursday, June 20th. Roth Capital analyst W. Kirk now anticipates that the company will post earnings of $0.90 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.89. The consensus estimate for Kroger’s current full-year earnings is $4.43 per share. Roth Capital also issued estimates for Kroger’s FY2025 earnings at $4.44 EPS.

Kroger (NYSE:KRGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 20th. The company reported $1.43 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.33 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $45.27 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $44.86 billion. Kroger had a return on equity of 29.89% and a net margin of 1.43%. The company’s revenue was up .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.51 EPS.

Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. StockNews.com lowered shares of Kroger from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, June 20th. Guggenheim upped their price objective on shares of Kroger from $60.00 to $61.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 19th. BMO Capital Markets upgraded shares of Kroger from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and lifted their target price for the company from $58.00 to $60.00 in a research note on Tuesday, June 18th. Morgan Stanley reduced their target price on Kroger from $58.00 to $57.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a report on Monday. Finally, Evercore ISI dropped their price target on Kroger from $61.00 to $60.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, June 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the company has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average target price of $57.30.

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Kroger Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE:KR opened at $50.02 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $36.10 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.07, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 0.43. The business’s fifty day moving average price is $53.54 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $50.83. Kroger has a fifty-two week low of $42.10 and a fifty-two week high of $58.34. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.97, a current ratio of 0.86 and a quick ratio of 0.36.

Insider Transactions at Kroger

In other Kroger news, CFO Todd A. Foley sold 6,616 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, April 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.69, for a total transaction of $368,445.04. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 46,958 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,615,091.02. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. In related news, SVP Kenneth C. Kimball sold 30,251 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.98, for a total value of $1,693,450.98. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 105,298 shares in the company, valued at $5,894,582.04. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, CFO Todd A. Foley sold 6,616 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, April 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.69, for a total value of $368,445.04. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 46,958 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,615,091.02. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 55,796 shares of company stock worth $3,118,767 over the last 90 days. 1.40% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Institutional Trading of Kroger

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Creekmur Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Kroger during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Valued Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in Kroger by 255.6% during the 1st quarter. Valued Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 448 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,000 after buying an additional 322 shares during the period. SouthState Corp lifted its holdings in Kroger by 334.3% during the fourth quarter. SouthState Corp now owns 595 shares of the company’s stock worth $27,000 after acquiring an additional 458 shares in the last quarter. VisionPoint Advisory Group LLC increased its holdings in shares of Kroger by 370.1% in the third quarter. VisionPoint Advisory Group LLC now owns 630 shares of the company’s stock worth $28,000 after acquiring an additional 496 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Scarborough Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Kroger during the 4th quarter worth approximately $28,000. 80.93% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Kroger Company Profile

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The Kroger Co operates as a food and drug 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.

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