See How Kohl's Ranks Among Analysts' Top Picks With Strong Buyback Activity

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A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Kohl's Corp. (Symbol: KSS) is the #94 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period. In forming the rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the list of stocks with strong buyback activity was ranked according to those averages.


According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, KSS makes up 1.62% of the Retail ETF ( RTH ) which is trading higher by about 0.7% on the day Thursday.

KSS operates in the Department Stores sector, among companies like Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) which is up about 0.1% today, and Costco Wholesale Corp ( COST ) trading higher by about 0.5%. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of KSS, versus WMT and COST.

KSS,WMT,COST Relative Performance Chart

KSS is currently trading up about 1.1% midday Thursday.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.




This article appears in: Investing , Investing Ideas

Referenced Stocks: RTH , WMT , COST , KSS

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