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Kroger Company (KR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2017

Kroger Company ( KR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased KR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that KR has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of KR was $33.49, representing a -18.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.91 and a 16.65% increase over the 52 week low of $28.71.

KR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Whole Foods Market, Inc. ( WFM ) and Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao ( CBD ). KR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports KR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 2.69%, compared to an industry average of -4.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to KR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have KR as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR )
  • SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PMR with an increase of 1.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KR at 5.29%.

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


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

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