Kohl’s Corporation [NYSE: KSS] traded at a low on 03/13/23, posting a -8.10 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $22.82. The company report on March 13, 2023 that Kohl’s Recognized by Ethisphere as One of the 2023 World’s Most Ethical Companies®.
From Robots to Self-Driving Cars: 5 AI Stocks to Consider for Your Portfolio
The artificial intelligence (AI) revolution is already here and it's about to change everything we know about everything. With the global market for AI projected to grow from $137 billion in 2022 to over $1.81 trillion by 2030, there's never been a better time to invest in this burgeoning industry. That's why we've compiled a list of the Top 5 AI Stocks to Buy for 2023. These companies are at the forefront of the AI revolution, and have the potential to deliver huge returns to investors like you.
Get our free report, "Top 5 AI Stocks to Buy for 2023".
Kohl’s is one of only three honorees in the retail industry to receive the 2023 World’s Most Ethical Companies recognition.
Recognition honors companies demonstrating commitment to business integrity through robust ethics, compliance, and governance practices.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 7543325 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Kohl’s Corporation stands at 4.98% while the volatility over the past one month is 4.48%.
The market cap for KSS stock reached $2.66 billion, with 118.00 million shares outstanding and 108.65 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.88M shares, KSS reached a trading volume of 7543325 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Kohl’s Corporation [KSS]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for KSS shares is $27.71 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on KSS stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Goldman have made an estimate for Kohl’s Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sell, with their previous recommendation back on January 30, 2023. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Jefferies dropped their target price from $40 to $29. The new note on the price target was released on September 15, 2022, representing the official price target for Kohl’s Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $60 to $35, while Cowen kept a Market Perform rating on KSS stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Kohl’s Corporation is set at 1.40, with the Price to Sales ratio for KSS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.15. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.66, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.66.
How has KSS stock performed recently?
Kohl’s Corporation [KSS] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -16.47. With this latest performance, KSS shares dropped by -29.96% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -25.69% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -58.10% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for KSS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 19.38, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 10.61, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 26.95 for Kohl’s Corporation [KSS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 29.68, while it was recorded at 25.64 for the last single week of trading, and 30.55 for the last 200 days.
Kohl’s Corporation [KSS]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Kohl’s Corporation [KSS] shares currently have an operating margin of +1.36 and a Gross Margin at +32.23. Kohl’s Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -0.10.
Return on Equity for this stock declined to -0.45, with Return on Assets sitting at -0.13.
Kohl’s Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.10 and a Current Ratio set at 1.20.
Insider trade positions for Kohl’s Corporation [KSS]
There are presently around $2,503 million, or 99.30% of KSS stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of KSS stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 11,675,039, which is approximately -7.366% of the company’s market cap and around 1.40% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 10,653,128 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $243.1 million in KSS stocks shares; and PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, currently with $205.68 million in KSS stock with ownership of nearly 24.559% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Kohl’s Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of Wednesday and at the time of the Wednesday reporting period, where 161 institutional holders increased their position in Kohl’s Corporation [NYSE:KSS] by around 17,127,972 shares. Additionally, 231 investors decreased positions by around 14,968,467 shares, while 43 investors held positions by with 77,593,971 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 109,690,410 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. KSS stock had 62 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,743,689 shares, while 72 institutional investors sold positions of 3,953,622 shares during the same period.