Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on June 29, 2020, Kronos Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: KRO) set off with pace as it heaved 6.15% to $10.19. During the day, the stock rose to $10.70 and sunk to $9.66 before settling in for the price of $9.60 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, KRO posted a 52-week range of $6.80-$16.00.
The company of the Basic Materials sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 0.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -2.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -57.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $115.60 million, simultaneously with a float of $21.98 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.17 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $9.54, while the 200-day Moving Average is $11.09.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 2200 employees. It has generated 786,864 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 39,591. The stock had 5.57 Receivables turnover and 0.90 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +22.31, operating margin was +8.32 and Pretax Margin of +7.00.
Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Specialty Chemicals industry. Kronos Worldwide Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 19.90% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 13, this organization’s Vice President and Treasurer bought 1,000 shares at the rate of 7.56, making the entire transaction reach 7,563 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 1,000. Preceding that transaction, on Mar 13, Company’s Vice Chairman of the Board bought 5,000 for 7.45, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 37,225. This particular insider is now the holder of 21,000 in total.
Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO) Earnings and Revenue Records
As on 3/30/2020, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the period topping the consensus outlook (set at $0.15) by $0.08. This company achieved a net margin of +5.03 while generating a return on equity of 10.52. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.08 per share during the current fiscal year.
Kronos Worldwide Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -57.50% and is forecasted to reach 0.71 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -13.47% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -2.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Kronos Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: KRO) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 3.00. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.52. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $14.07, and its Beta score is 1.67. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.68. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 202.55.
In the same vein, KRO’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.72, a figure that is expected to reach 0.06 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.71 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO)
Going through the that latest performance of [Kronos Worldwide Inc., KRO]. Its last 5-days volume of 0.52 million indicated improvement to the volume of 0.36 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 38.86% While, its Average True Range was 0.55.
Raw Stochastic average of Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 69.08%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 61.73% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 61.91% that was lower than 78.22% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.