Kroger

Kroger Buys Turnaround Time With Solid Short-Term Defense

A decent quarter gives it space to work on ambitious, longer-term initiatives to withstand a torrent of change.<p>Kroger Co. just gave itself a little breathing room.<p>The supermarket behemoth said Thursday that comparable sales rose 1.4 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier, or 1.9 percent …

Opinion

Kroger CFO Says Sales Momentum Is Sustainable

Mike Schlotman, chief financial officer at Kroger, discusses first quarter results that beat analyst estimates for sales and profits. He speaks with …

Sustainability

Verizon, Micron, HP Rise in Pre-Market, Darden Restaurants, Kroger Soar

© Reuters. Verizon, Micron, HP rise in pre-market, Darden Restaurants, Kroger soar<p>Investing.com - Stocks in focus in pre-market trade Thursday:<p>• …

Investing

Kroger shares on track for their best day in 9 years on strong earnings

Kroger shares soared on strong earnings, which were boosted by the company's online investments and delivery services.<p>Shares rose more than 9 percent …

Profit

Kroger: Who’s Afraid of Amazon, Anyway?

By<p>June 21, 2018 12:02 p.m. ET<p>Kroger (KR) is thriving in the age of Amazon.<p>For proof, look no further than its first-quarter earnings report. The …

Business

Kroger is surging after crushing earnings thanks to booming online sales

AP<p><b>Kroger easily topped first-quater expectations on Thursday.</b>• <b><br>Digital sales spiked 66% over the previous quarter as Kroger faces increasing</b> …

Profit

Kroger nets $2B profit on sale of convenience stores, stock jumps on upbeat outlook

Kroger reported a $2 billion profit Thursday for its first quarter, reaping a windfall from the sale of its convenience store business.<p>Excluding its $1.8 billion profit from the sale of its business, Kroger netted a $626 million profit.<p>Shares of Kroger Co. surged Thursday after the company topped …

Money

Kroger’s New Approach to Stocking Shelves Is Boosting Earnings

The nation’s largest supermarket chain has been overhauling its operations to face rising competition in food retail<p>Kroger Co. delivered stronger than expected earnings and sales growth on Thursday, sending its stock up around 10% in early trading.<p>The largest U.S. supermarket chain by stores and …

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Kroger same-store sales rise 1.4 percent

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Kroger Spikes as Sales Jump and Earnings Top Forecasts

Kroger Co. (KR) was sizzling early Thursday, June 21.<p>Shares jumped more than 10% in premarket trading after the grocery giant posted fiscal …

Investing

Kroger shares eye best day since 2009 on upbeat earnings | Financial Times

Kroger posted upbeat quarterly earnings and lifted the lower end of its earnings outlook prompting investors to cheer the grocer which is investing …

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Kroger Earnings Easily Beat, Online Sales Spike 66%; Stock Soars

<b>Kroger</b> (KR) earnings and sales beating analyst expectations Thursday morning, sending Kroger stock sharply higher in early trading.<p>X<p>Kroger</b> …

Business

Kroger profit beats as online investments pay off, shares soar

(Reuters) - Kroger Co (KR.N) on Thursday raised the lower-end of its full-year earnings forecast and posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as investments in online and delivery services paid off, sending its shares up as much as 13 percent.<p>Under its "Restock Kroger" program, the …

Business

Why Darden and Kroger Served Up Some Mind-Blowing Earnings Reports

Caps and gowns abound this time of year. But before you buy another cheesy "You Did It!" statue for your favorite graduates, take 60 seconds and …

Kroger

Stocks to Watch: Intel, Facebook, Micron, AT&T, Kroger, Darden, Square, American Outdoor Brands

Here are some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Thursday’s session. Stock movements reflect premarket trading. —Up 2%: Brian Krzanich has resigned as CEO of the chip maker after having a consensual relationship with an employee, a violation of the company’s code of conduct. …

Codes of Conduct

Kroger shares soar 8.7% after earnings beat expectations and tweaks guidance

Kroger Co. KR, +0.73% shares soared 8.9% in Thursday premarket trading after the grocer reported first-quarter earnings that beat expectations and …

Investing

Kroger Q1 profit beats Street; gives upbeat outlook

Analysis: Kroger winning the battle against rival chains<p>Kroger has started its fiscal year on an optimistic note, with solid increases in both total …

Profit

Kroger same-store sales rise 1.4 pct

Supermarket chain Kroger said on Thursday same-store sales, excluding fuel centers, rose 1.4 percent in the first quarter and raised its 2018 profit forecast.<p>Net income rose to $2.03 billion, or $2.37 per share, in the quarter, from $303 million, or 32 cents per share, a year earlier.<p>Total sales …

Business

Red Hat, Smart Global, Kroger Earnings; Stress Tests: Investing Action Plan

12:11 PM ET<p>Related news<p>10:13 AM ET Dr. Atul Gawande, who was written about America's wasteful medical system, will head the new …

Red Hat

Kroger +9% after earnings topper

Kroger (NYSE:KR) reports identical supermarket sales were up 1.4% (ex-fuel) in FQ1. Total revenue was up 3.4% to $37.53B.<p>The company says FIFO gross …

Business

Kroger tops earnings expectations with strong Q1 report

Dive Brief:<p>Kroger reported net sales of $37.5 billion, up 2.3% from $36.3 billion during the same period a year ago, according to a company release. …

Same-Store Sales

Tom Harley, no friend of Kroger's, weighs in on Cormack saga

In the Victorian Liberal Party, few rivalries have run quite as long as that between establishment Liberal member (and Clayton's lobbyist) <b>Tom Harley</b> …

Liberal Party

Kroger Technology Named to Computerworld's Top 100 Best Places to Work in IT

CINCINNATI, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced Kroger Technology has been named to Computerworld's Top 100 Best …

List-Worthy

A Single Tea Leaf in Kroger's Upcoming Earnings

You shouldn't read too much into isolated store closings -- but they can serve as portents nonetheless.<p><b>Kroger Co.</b> (NYSE:KR) reports on the first …

Investing

Kroger, on a ‘wild ride’ in the last year, reports earnings this week. Here’s what to expect

Stacey Gilbert, head of derivative strategy at Susquehanna, takes a look at the options market ahead of Kroger's quarterly earnings report later this …

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Kroger brings Soylent to more than 1,850 stores

Dive Brief:<p>Kroger will sell Soylent products in more than 1,850 of its stores, the meal replacement company's largest retail expansion to date, …

eCommerce

Kroger Shootout | July 4th Fireworks: DeKalb Co. News

Other top stories this past week from DeKalb County Patch sites included a Decatur spot named one of the best beer bars in the country.<p>DECATUR, GA — …

Decatur

Kroger Shootings Were Robbery-Turned-Shootout: Police

DeKalb County Police say three men followed a couple from the grocery store into the parking lot before the shootout.<p>DECATUR, GA — The parking lot …

Crime

Here's what you should know about prescriptions, sales and gas before Kroger closes

The sudden departure of Kroger from the Triangle will bring a lot of change for customers.<p>The Cincinnati-based grocer was one of the more popular …

Duke University

Are Options Traders Betting on a Big Move in Kroger (KR) Stock?

Investors in <b>The Kroger Co.</b> KR need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. That is because the Jun 22, 2018 …

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