Kohl's Same Store Sales Off In Q1

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Alpha One, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Earnings of 39 cents a share exceeded analysts' expectations of 29 cents a share, but total sales of $3.84 billion missed the consensus estimate of $3.9 billion. Tradewinds Limited Co invested in 15 shares or 0% of the stock. In terms of volatility, it has a beta coefficient of 1.13 and technical analysis volatility indicator called Average True Range or ATR around 1.14. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $54 and a Low Price Target of $32.

Kohl's has been fighting hard to protect its shrinking retail market share-pouring $2 billion into tech initiatives in the last three years on things like supply-chain improvements, a tighter integration of stores and online, and shopping apps. The company's 50-day moving average price is $39.16 and its 200 day moving average price is $44.15. Kohl's Co. also was the target of some unusual options trading on Monday. The stock stands almost -32.37% off versus the 52-week high and 23.25% away from the 52-week low. This represents an increase of 500% compared to the typical volume of 236 call options.

However it has a net margin of 3.00%. (NYSE:KSS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 11th.

Today analysts at Jefferies & Co indicated Kohl's Corporation's (NYSE:KSS) shares as "Buy" in a report released to investors.

Revenues fell 3.2% from past year to $3.84 billion, however, missing analysts' view for $3.91 billion. However the company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the same quarter during a year ago. The company has market cap of $7.05 billion. Vetr downgraded shares of Kohl's Co. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $43.22 price objective on the stock.in a research note on Wednesday, February 15th. The dividend is payable June 21, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 7. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 5.11%. Kohl's Co.'s dividend payout ratio is presently 61.16%. A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average.

But Kohl's at least fared much better than larger rival Macy's (m), whose sharp sales decline led to its shares falling 14% to its lowest levels since 2011. (NASDAQ:FOX) shares moved to $27.68 after starting the day at $27.84. The stock now has Monthly Volatility of 2.76% and Weekly Volatility of 2.68%. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $44.98. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from no analyst of Thomson Reuters, 14 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $42.57. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/ftb-advisors-inc-acquires-11365-shares-of-kohls-co-kss/728514.html.

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Gradient Investments Llc decreased Kohls Corp (KSS) stake by 99.51% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. If the company's PEG Ratio is higher than one, it may indicate that the company is overvalued.

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