Kohl’s (KSS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Telsey Advisory Group

Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by Telsey Advisory Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They presently have a $80.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $90.00. Telsey Advisory Group’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 20.23% from the stock’s previous close.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. OTR Global raised shares of Kohl’s to a “positive” rating in a research report on Friday, November 2nd. ValuEngine cut shares of Kohl’s from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 2nd. Bank of America reissued a “buy” rating and set a $90.00 target price on shares of Kohl’s in a research report on Wednesday, October 10th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Kohl’s from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 22nd. Finally, Cowen reissued a “buy” rating and set a $82.00 target price on shares of Kohl’s in a research report on Wednesday, November 21st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Kohl’s has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $76.75.

NYSE KSS opened at $66.54 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70, a quick ratio of 0.37 and a current ratio of 1.58. Kohl’s has a 52-week low of $57.89 and a 52-week high of $83.28. The company has a market cap of $11.54 billion, a PE ratio of 15.88, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 0.94.



Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 20th. The company reported $0.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.02. Kohl’s had a net margin of 4.94% and a return on equity of 16.06%. The firm had revenue of $4.37 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.36 billion. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.70 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts predict that Kohl’s will post 5.53 earnings per share for the current year.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its holdings in shares of Kohl’s by 57.7% during the fourth quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 42,526 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,819,000 after purchasing an additional 15,553 shares during the last quarter. Cerebellum GP LLC grew its position in Kohl’s by 68.5% during the fourth quarter. Cerebellum GP LLC now owns 4,077 shares of the company’s stock valued at $270,000 after buying an additional 1,657 shares during the period. Clarus Wealth Advisors grew its position in Kohl’s by 548.7% during the fourth quarter. Clarus Wealth Advisors now owns 4,450 shares of the company’s stock valued at $295,000 after buying an additional 3,764 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc grew its position in Kohl’s by 0.3% during the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 18,645,902 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,390,053,000 after buying an additional 47,724 shares during the period. Finally, Csenge Advisory Group acquired a new stake in Kohl’s during the third quarter valued at $560,000.

About Kohl’s

Kohl's Corporation operates as an omni-channel retailer in the United States. Its stores and Website offer apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty, and home products. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 1,158 department stores; a Website Kohls.com; and 12 FILA outlets, and 4 Off-Aisle clearance centers.

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