Kroger Co


  • Nov 12- Fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc posted a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as it continues to struggle to cut costs, sending its shares down as much as 18 percent in premarket trading. Plug Power has been increasing investments and expanding its clientele in European auto-manufacturing markets to take advantage of the growing interest in clean...

  • Stocks: It's not just the Fed's smoke and mirrors Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 10:13 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Amid near-historic low interest rates, surging markets and record earnings, investors are finding few cheap stocks just one month after bargains were abundant.

  • UPDATE 1-Whole Foods profit beats on market share gains Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 5:18 PM ET

    Nov 5- Upscale grocer Whole Foods Market Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as the company increased its market share and launched new products. The strong results allay concerns that Whole Foods was losing its share of the upmarket grocery sector it pioneered in the face of rising competition from Sprouts Farmers Market Inc and Fresh...

  • Supermarket sweep: What could lift Kroger shares Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 12:37 PM ET
    A shopper outside a Kroger supermarket in Peoria, Illinois.

    Kroger has delivered 43 straight quarters of rising sales at stores open at least a year.

  • Kroger's mobile shopping app  Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Discussing the competition Amazon Fresh poses to grocery stores, with Rodney McMullen, The Kroger Co. CEO.

  • Kroger's $3 billion investment in pricing  Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 10:18 AM ET

    Rodney McMullen, The Kroger Co. CEO, discusses competition in the grocery industry up against Wal-Mart and other companies. He says the company has invested over $3 billion in pricing over the last 7 years.

  • Amazon: A grocer in e-commerce clothes? Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 4:19 PM ET

    Here's an outfit that missed Wall Street expectations seven out of the last nine quarters, but the stock still commands a premium in the market.

  • 9 pro stock picks for intrepid bulls Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 4:56 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, October 15, 2014.

    Without question, the events of this past week have shaken the confidence of many investors, but not all of them.

  • FACTBOX-Tesco CEO could buy time by selling assets Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 12:19 PM ET

    Tesco's most lucrative non- UK assets are its businesses in South Korea and Thailand, which could be sold outright or made separate businesses with local management teams and listed locally, as Casino did in Thailand. The South Korea business is seen as worth around 4 billion pounds, and Thailand worth 5 billion pounds. Tesco has businesses in Poland, Hungary,...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 13- The Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, said on Monday it will remove the "humanely raised" claims from a store brand of chicken to settle a federal lawsuit claiming the retailer deceived consumers because the animals were raised under standard commercial farming conditions. Kroger and the lawyers for a California consumer filed a...

  • Price cuts no quick cure for Tesco's ills Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    LONDON, Oct 8- Cheaper meat and vegetables should draw shoppers back into Tesco stores but it will take time for the new boss of Britain's biggest grocer to win back market share. Customers seeking to save money in a sluggish economy have turned away from the market leader to discounters such as Aldi and Lidl, igniting a price war in British grocery shopping and...

  • 4 stock picks for a strong-dollar environment Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share four stocks to play with a strong U.S. dollar.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 5:30 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Cramer: Time to pluck babies from bathwater Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 6:08 PM ET

    All too often, investors throw out the proverbial baby with the bathwater. Cramer would hate to see some of them lost down the drain.

  • Cramer Remix: Fitful market and a good grocer play Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 6:53 PM ET

    Think unrest overseas is causing the wild swings in the market? You're half right. But there's something else.

  • Cramer: 20% gain ahead in this stock Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 6:34 PM ET

    Shares have already rallied substantially year to date, yet Cramer think there’s more upside coming.

  • The company raised about $161.4 million after its offering was priced at $12 per share, the low end of its expected price range of $12- $14. Smart and Final, backed by private equity firm Ares Management LP, is selling all the 13.45 million shares in the offering. Ares Management bought Smart and Final from Apollo Global Management LLC in 2012 for $975 million.

  • Midday movers: ConAgra, Kroger, Rite Aid & more Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 12:56 PM ET

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • Cramer: This stock facing a ‘real turnaround’ Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 6:41 PM ET

    Underperformance in this stock may be nearing an end. Cramer thinks it belongs on your radar.

  • Whole Foods has bright future: Co-CEO Robb  Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 9:48 AM ET

    Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb, discusses the decline in his stock versus Kroger shares. Robb says growth at the company is in a good place ahead of the fall season.