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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 0.02
KR's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
98% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. KR: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
KR' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.03 Max: 0.19
Current: 0.02
0
0.19
Equity-to-Asset 0.18
KR's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
88% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. KR: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
KR' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.7  Med: 0.17 Max: 0.23
Current: 0.18
-0.7
0.23
Interest Coverage 6.60
KR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
74% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.24 vs. KR: 6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.17  Med: 5.52 Max: 7.42
Current: 6.6
2.17
7.42
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 4.52
Beneish M-Score: -2.80
WACC vs ROIC
3.62%
11.89%
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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 2.98
KR's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
51% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.05 vs. KR: 2.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
KR' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.42  Med: 2.88 Max: 3.28
Current: 2.98
1.42
3.28
Net Margin % 1.70
KR's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
52% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. KR: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
KR' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.57 Max: 1.86
Current: 1.7
0.09
1.86
ROE % 29.35
KR's ROE % is ranked higher than
92% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 8.67 vs. KR: 29.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
KR' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 26.84 Max: 36.57
Current: 29.35
1.39
36.57
ROA % 5.59
KR's ROA % is ranked higher than
70% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. KR: 5.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
KR' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 5.55 Max: 6.33
Current: 5.59
0.3
6.33
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 16.77
KR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
57% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.45 vs. KR: 16.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
KR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.05  Med: 17.6 Max: 19.11
Current: 16.77
8.05
19.11
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 8.40
KR's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
72% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. KR: 8.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
KR' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.9  Med: 7.6 Max: 15.1
Current: 8.4
-14.9
15.1
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 12.30
KR's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
72% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. KR: 12.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
KR' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.4  Med: 10 Max: 27.7
Current: 12.3
-14.4
27.7
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 12.20
KR's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 252 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. KR: 12.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
KR' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.5  Med: 13.55 Max: 193.1
Current: 12.2
-58.5
193.1
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with The Kroger Co $KR.
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Guru Trades

Q2 2016

KR Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 2,079,100 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 270,000 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 7,373 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 75,724 sh (+196.77%)
First Eagle Investment 222,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 225,000 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Leucadia National Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 401,563 sh (-0.51%)
Jeremy Grantham 30,100 sh (-0.66%)
Ken Fisher 370,764 sh (-13.70%)
Jim Chanos 132,668 sh (-26.01%)
Spiros Segalas 10,161,416 sh (-9.25%)
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Q3 2016

KR Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ray Dalio 214,610 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 137,229 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 900,000 sh (+233.33%)
Jim Simons 5,963,600 sh (+186.84%)
Louis Moore Bacon 10,418 sh (+41.30%)
Jim Chanos 134,907 sh (+1.69%)
Jeff Auxier 402,363 sh (+0.20%)
First Eagle Investment 222,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 325,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ken Fisher 254,772 sh (-31.28%)
Spiros Segalas 7,887,543 sh (-22.38%)
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Q4 2016

KR Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Pioneer Investments 1,054,270 sh (New)
John Burbank 1,172,386 sh (New)
David Dreman 17,876 sh (New)
George Soros 14,100 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 225,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 165,121 sh (+20.33%)
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Spiros Segalas Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 401,713 sh (-0.16%)
Ken Fisher 249,909 sh (-1.91%)
Jim Chanos 115,269 sh (-14.56%)
Caxton Associates 140,000 sh (-84.44%)
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Q1 2017

KR Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Ray Dalio 35,466 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,287,571 sh (New)
David Dreman 54,225 sh (+203.34%)
Caxton Associates 215,000 sh (+53.57%)
Pioneer Investments 1,172,214 sh (+11.19%)
Jeff Auxier 402,063 sh (+0.09%)
Jim Chanos Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ken Fisher 212,498 sh (-14.97%)
John Burbank 570,000 sh (-51.38%)
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Defensive » Grocery Stores    NAICS: 445299    SIC: 5411
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Traded in other countries:KOG.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
The Kroger Co operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores throughout the United States. It also manufactures and processes some of the food for sale in its supermarkets.

Kroger is one of the largest retailers in the U.S. As of the end of fiscal 2016, the company operates 2,796 supermarkets, 784 convenience stores, and 319 jewelry stores in 35 states. In addition to its namesake banner, Kroger operates several other chains, including Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, Fry's, Harris Teeter, and Food 4 Less. Kroger acquired Roundy's at the end of fiscal 2015.

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Why Kroger Stock Keeps Dropping Despite beating expectations on earnings and revenues
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2016 didn’t prove to be a great year for Kroger (NYSE:KR), at least for its stock, as it lost nearly 13% of its value in the last twelve months. In the first three quarter of the current fiscal, Kroger’s revenue grew grew to $87.72 billion from $83.66 billion during the year ago period, growth of 4.8%. But same store sales including fuel declined by 0.1%, and excluding fuel increased by 1.5%. Read more...
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 14.27
KR's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 301 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.20 vs. KR: 14.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
KR' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.28  Med: 16.1 Max: 1185
Current: 14.27
9.28
1185
Forward PE Ratio 13.12
KR's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 16.81 vs. KR: 13.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 14.27
KR's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
76% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.78 vs. KR: 14.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
KR' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.24  Med: 15.93 Max: 1185
Current: 14.27
9.24
1185
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 24.00
KR's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
63% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 19.55 vs. KR: 24.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
KR' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.69  Med: 19.54 Max: 296.25
Current: 24
10.69
296.25
PB Ratio 4.02
KR's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
80% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. KR: 4.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
KR' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.34  Med: 3.58 Max: 6.92
Current: 4.02
2.34
6.92
PS Ratio 0.24
KR's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 358 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. KR: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
KR' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.24
0.13
0.38
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 49.46
KR's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
88% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 18.18 vs. KR: 49.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
KR' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.44  Med: 22.32 Max: 57.89
Current: 49.46
9.44
57.89
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.55
KR's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
76% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.59 vs. KR: 6.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
KR' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.93  Med: 6.19 Max: 9.12
Current: 6.55
3.93
9.12
EV-to-EBIT 11.75
KR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
69% of the 441 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 15.48 vs. KR: 11.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.6  Med: 11.7 Max: 22.2
Current: 11.75
7.6
22.2
EV-to-EBITDA 6.99
KR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
81% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.29 vs. KR: 6.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8  Med: 7 Max: 9.7
Current: 6.99
4.8
9.7
PEG Ratio 0.81
KR's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. KR: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
KR' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.69 Max: 151.15
Current: 0.81
0.58
151.15
Shiller PE Ratio 23.18
KR's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 23.50 vs. KR: 23.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
KR' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.59  Med: 23.36 Max: 39.31
Current: 23.18
15.59
39.31
Current Ratio 0.80
KR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. KR: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.14
Current: 0.8
0.72
1.14
Quick Ratio 0.29
KR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. KR: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.55
Current: 0.29
0.2
0.55
Days Inventory 26.01
KR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
64% of the 350 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 39.37 vs. KR: 26.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.2  Med: 25.87 Max: 32.12
Current: 26.01
24.2
32.12
Days Sales Outstanding 5.22
KR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 268 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. KR: 5.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.76  Med: 4.2 Max: 5.76
Current: 5.22
3.76
5.76
Days Payable 23.73
KR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
80% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 48.66 vs. KR: 23.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.33  Med: 23.78 Max: 27.49
Current: 23.73
21.33
27.49

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.64
KR's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
64% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. KR: 1.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
KR' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.41 Max: 2.11
Current: 1.64
0.28
2.11
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.22
KR's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. KR: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
KR' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.21 Max: 3.33
Current: 0.22
0.17
3.33
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 13.50
KR's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
69% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. KR: 13.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
KR' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 23.1
Current: 13.5
0
23.1
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.65
KR's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
65% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. KR: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.44
KR's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
54% of the 505 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. KR: 3.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
KR' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 2.96 Max: 4.43
Current: 3.44
0.59
4.43
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.90
KR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. KR: 3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
KR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.1  Med: 1.7 Max: 5.8
Current: 3.9
-18.1
5.8

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 10.71
KR's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
93% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. KR: 10.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
KR' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.19  Med: 6.61 Max: 41.71
Current: 10.71
3.19
41.71
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.65
KR's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. KR: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
KR' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 1.63 Max: 51.89
Current: 1.65
1.05
51.89
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.05
KR's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. KR: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
KR' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.84
Current: 1.05
0.16
1.84
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.74
KR's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. KR: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
KR' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.06 Max: 18.17
Current: 0.74
0.68
18.17
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.61
KR's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
78% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. KR: 2.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
KR' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.32  Med: 2.21 Max: 5.67
Current: 2.61
1.32
5.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 8.52
KR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
72% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.09 vs. KR: 8.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
KR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 8.5 Max: 13.1
Current: 8.52
4.5
13.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 22.71
KR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
85% of the 234 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 8.25 vs. KR: 22.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
KR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 13.3 Max: 23
Current: 22.71
0.5
23

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $115,337
EPS (TTM) $ 2.04
Beta0.31
Short Percentage of Float2.17%
52-Week Range $28.29 - 37.97
Shares Outstanding (Mil)912.60

Analyst Estimate

Jan18 Jan19 Jan20
Revenue (Mil $) 120,395 121,646 127,002
EPS ($) 2.18 2.34 2.48
EPS without NRI ($) 2.18 2.34 2.48
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
8.90%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.33 0.38
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