Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in Kroger Company (The)

Shares of Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) saw an erosion of -0.23 points in recent session. During the trading, the value of each share was $34.48, dropping -0.66%. The shares saw high fund-flow as the composite value of all the upticks was $86.14 million and the total value of all the downticks was a mere $47.1 million. The net money flow was seen at $39.04 million and the up/down ratio was measured at 1.83. On a weekly basis the shares of the shares have recorded a change of -1.99%.The block trade which occurred today had $37.84 million in upticks and $1.14 million in downticks with the up/down ratio climbing to 33.32. $36.7 million was the net money flow of the block transaction.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.8% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.54%. The company shares have dropped 5.49% in the past 52 Weeks. On December 30, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $42.75 and one year low was seen on August 24, 2015 at $27.32. The 50-day moving average is $35.44 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $37.99. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR): The stock opened at $34.75 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $34.82 for the day. The stock traded down to $34.28 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $34.47 with a loss of -0.69% for the day. The stock had closed at $34.71 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 13,322,825 shares.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.85% of Kroger Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 80.66% of Kroger Company (The) shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -19.69%. On the companys insider trading activities, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Conlon Christopher, officer (Executive Vice President) of Acadia Realty Trust, had unloaded 15,000 shares at an average price of $35.43 in a transaction dated on May 6, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $531,450.

The Kroger Co. (Kroger) operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores throughout the United States. The Company also manufactures and processes some of the food for sale in its supermarkets. The Company operated, either directly or through its subsidiaries, approximately 2,625 supermarkets and multi-department stores, approximately 1,330 of which had fuel centers. Approximately 48% of these supermarkets were operated in Company-owned facilities, including some Company-owned buildings on leased land. The Company operates its 2,640 supermarket and multi-department stores under banners, including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Frys, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smiths. Of these stores, 1,330 have fuel centers. The Company also operates 782 convenience stores, either directly or through franchisees, 326 fine jewelry stores and an online retailer.

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