Kronos Worldwide (KRO) Jumps: Stock Rises 8% - Tale of the Tape

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Kronos Worldwide, Inc. ( KRO ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by almost 8% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend of the company as the stock has now gained almost 24% since Dec 11.

This diversified chemical company has seen no estimate revision over the past 30 days and its Zacks Consensus Estimate remained unchanged over the same time frame. The recent price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Kronos Worldwide currently has a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Some better-ranked stocks in the same sector include Asahi Kasei Corporation ( AHKSY ), Johnson Matthey plc ( JMPLY ) and Methanex Corporation ( MEOH ). While Asahi Kasei and Johnson Matthey hold a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), Methanex carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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