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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.15
KRO's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
85% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. KRO: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
KRO' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.28 Max: N/A
Current: 0.15
Equity-to-Asset 0.34
KRO's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
80% of the 1047 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. KRO: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
KRO' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.34 Max: 0.58
Current: 0.34
0.14
0.58
Interest Coverage 3.96
KRO's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
84% of the 958 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 38.76 vs. KRO: 3.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KRO' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 4.6 Max: 16.71
Current: 3.96
1.12
16.71
Piotroski F-Score: 8
Altman Z-Score: 2.66
Beneish M-Score: -2.65
WACC vs ROIC
17.19%
7.85%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 5.94
KRO's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
58% of the 1061 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.15 vs. KRO: 5.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
KRO' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.65  Med: 6.21 Max: 28.12
Current: 5.94
-7.65
28.12
Net Margin % 3.17
KRO's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
64% of the 1063 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.22 vs. KRO: 3.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
KRO' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.87  Med: 1.93 Max: 16.52
Current: 3.17
-12.87
16.52
ROE % 9.83
KRO's ROE % is ranked higher than
56% of the 1049 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.43 vs. KRO: 9.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
KRO' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.93  Med: 6.29 Max: 38.09
Current: 9.83
-27.93
38.09
ROA % 3.53
KRO's ROA % is ranked lower than
57% of the 1087 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.37 vs. KRO: 3.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
KRO' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.07  Med: 2.11 Max: 18.18
Current: 3.53
-12.07
18.18
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 9.43
KRO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
63% of the 1079 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 13.62 vs. KRO: 9.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
KRO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.08  Med: 10.09 Max: 64.81
Current: 9.43
-13.08
64.81
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -7.70
KRO's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
79% of the 929 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. KRO: -7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
KRO' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12  Med: 3.2 Max: 13.5
Current: -7.7
-12
13.5
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-08-05 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

KRO Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 253,800 sh (New)
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 305,807 sh (-0.30%)
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Q2 2016

KRO Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 120,700 sh (-52.44%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 94,325 sh (-69.16%)
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Q3 2016

KRO Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Charles Brandes 21,900 sh (New)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 319,800 sh (+239.04%)
Jim Simons 227,700 sh (+88.65%)
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Q4 2016

KRO Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 32,327 sh (New)
Jim Simons 647,100 sh (+184.19%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 320,775 sh (+0.30%)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals    NAICS: 325199    SIC: 2819
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Traded in other countries:K1W.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Kronos Worldwide Inc is a producer and marketer of value-added titanium dioxide pigments, or TiO2, a base industrial product used in different applications.

Kronos Worldwide manufactures and sells titanium dioxide pigments. Titanium dioxide is a white inorganic pigment used in a variety of products. The majority of Kronos' sales come from titanium dioxide used for coatings on automobiles, aircraft, machines, appliances, traffic paint, and in both commercial and residential interiors and exteriors. The second- largest product category is titanium dioxide used for plastics such as packaging materials and food packaging, houseware, appliances, toys, and computer cases. The majority of revenue comes from Europe.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 46.67
KRO's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 20.14 vs. KRO: 46.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
KRO' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.45  Med: 19.54 Max: 198.75
Current: 46.67
4.45
198.75
Forward PE Ratio 83.33
KRO's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.35 vs. KRO: 83.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 46.67
KRO's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
77% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 20.26 vs. KRO: 46.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
KRO' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.45  Med: 19.41 Max: 265
Current: 46.67
4.45
265
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 71.67
KRO's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
85% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.07 vs. KRO: 71.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
KRO' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.41  Med: 29.62 Max: 617.04
Current: 71.67
7.41
617.04
PB Ratio 5.08
KRO's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
80% of the 1048 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. KRO: 5.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
KRO' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 2.11 Max: 5.38
Current: 5.08
0.81
5.38
PS Ratio 1.43
KRO's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 1035 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. KRO: 1.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
KRO' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.95 Max: 2.05
Current: 1.43
0.2
2.05
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 54.62
KRO's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
88% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 17.20 vs. KRO: 54.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
KRO' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.27  Med: 33.45 Max: 1851.11
Current: 54.62
7.27
1851.11
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 22.35
KRO's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
84% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.40 vs. KRO: 22.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
KRO' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.65  Med: 14.9 Max: 291.07
Current: 22.35
3.65
291.07
EV-to-EBIT 27.79
KRO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
76% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.80 vs. KRO: 27.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KRO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -186.8  Med: 13.9 Max: 89.5
Current: 27.79
-186.8
89.5
EV-to-EBITDA 18.58
KRO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
68% of the 1142 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.25 vs. KRO: 18.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KRO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -308.3  Med: 11.5 Max: 72.9
Current: 18.58
-308.3
72.9
Shiller PE Ratio 40.37
KRO's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 36.52 vs. KRO: 40.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
KRO' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.79  Med: 15.05 Max: 41.46
Current: 40.37
8.79
41.46
Current Ratio 3.57
KRO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. KRO: 3.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KRO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.33  Med: 2.85 Max: 3.76
Current: 3.57
2.33
3.76
Quick Ratio 1.69
KRO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. KRO: 1.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KRO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1.36 Max: 2.49
Current: 1.69
1
2.49
Days Inventory 116.25
KRO's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
83% of the 1022 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 65.16 vs. KRO: 116.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KRO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 94.29  Med: 118.29 Max: 139.53
Current: 116.25
94.29
139.53
Days Sales Outstanding 59.95
KRO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
50% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 59.97 vs. KRO: 59.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KRO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.22  Med: 50.69 Max: 63.32
Current: 59.95
42.22
63.32
Days Payable 27.99
KRO's Days Payable is ranked lower than
76% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 49.46 vs. KRO: 27.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KRO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.91  Med: 37.11 Max: 57
Current: 27.99
27.91
57

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 3.45
KRO's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
86% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. KRO: 3.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
KRO' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 3.97 Max: 19.01
Current: 3.45
0.48
19.01
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.62
KRO's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
97% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. KRO: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
KRO' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.51 Max: 5.56
Current: 1.62
0.1
5.56
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.43
KRO's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
85% of the 1079 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. KRO: 3.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.52
KRO's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
72% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. KRO: 3.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
KRO' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 4.09 Max: 19.59
Current: 3.52
0.49
19.59

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 5.06
KRO's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
75% of the 996 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. KRO: 5.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
KRO' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.42  Med: 2.46 Max: 6.82
Current: 5.06
1.42
6.82
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.25
KRO's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. KRO: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
KRO' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 1.43 Max: 2.32
Current: 2.25
0.64
2.32
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.54
KRO's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
57% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. KRO: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
KRO' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 1.13 Max: 1.86
Current: 1.54
0.46
1.86
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.92
KRO's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. KRO: 1.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
KRO' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.38 Max: 1.97
Current: 1.92
0.35
1.97
Price-to-Graham-Number 3.24
KRO's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
77% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. KRO: 3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
KRO' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.59 Max: 3.33
Current: 3.24
0.81
3.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 3.60
KRO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
64% of the 1290 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.25 vs. KRO: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
KRO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 6.3 Max: 30
Current: 3.6
1.1
30
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 57.69
KRO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
99% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.09 vs. KRO: 57.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
KRO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.1  Med: 4.4 Max: 62.2
Current: 57.69
-28.1
62.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,364
EPS (TTM) $ 0.37
Beta2.44
Short Percentage of Float10.53%
52-Week Range $4.70 - 17.80
Shares Outstanding (Mil)115.89

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.21 0.31
EPS without NRI ($) 0.21 0.31
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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