Kohls Corporation (NYSE:KSS) has tumbled 1.22% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 1.39% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.04% during the past week but Kohls Corporation (NYSE:KSS) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 0.47%.
Kohls Corporation (NYSE:KSS): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $35.27 and $35.01 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $36.78. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $36.35, notching a gain of 3.71% for the day. The total traded volume was 5,190,338 . The stock had closed at $35.05 on the previous day.
The company shares have dropped -42.89% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 9, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $65.20 and the one year low was seen on May 12, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $37.68 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $44.24.
On the companys insider trading activities, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Mcdonald Wesley S, officer (Chief Financial Officer) of Kohls Corp, had unloaded 5,591 shares at an average price of $46.21 in a transaction dated on March 31, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $258,360.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Citigroup maintains its rating on Kohls Corporation (NYSE:KSS). The global brokerage major lowers the current price target from $44 per share to $36 per share. Analysts at the Citigroup have a current rating of Neutral on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on May 13, 2016. Currently the company Insiders own 1.2% of Kohls Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 1.2% . Institutional Investors own 98.21% of Kohls Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -11.08%.
Kohls Corporation (Kohls) is a specialty department store. As of January 31, 2015, the Company operated 1,162 department stores in 49 states and an e-Commerce Website (www.Kohls.com). The Company sells private label, and national brand apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty and home products. The Companys stores carry a merchandise assortment with differences attributable to regional preferences. The Companys Website includes merchandise which is available in the stores, as well as merchandise which is available only on-line. Its private brands include Apt. 9, Croft & Barrow, Jumping Beans, SO and Sonoma Life + Style. The Companys exclusive brands consist of Food Network, Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Rock & Republic and Simply Vera Vera Wang. It also offers products under the Fitbit, IZOD, Juicy Couture, Gaiam, Nespresso and PUMA brands, as well as Jumping Beans collections featuring Disney characters. It also operates a nationwide loyalty program called Yes2You rewards.