Kroger Co


  • Kroger to buy online retailer Vitacost for $280 mln Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    July 2- Kroger Co said it would buy online retailer Vitacost.com Inc for about $280 million in a bid to expand its online presence. The biggest U.S. supermarket operator's $8 per share offer repre4sents a 27.3 percent premium to Vitacost shares' Tuesday closing of $6.28 on the Nasdaq.

  • Fuel fight: Where Americans fill their gas tanks Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    More Americans are fueling up at supermarkets and warehouse clubs instead of traditional service stations, according to a new survey.

  • Rising food costs may not hit consumers Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:30 PM ET
    A worker shelves cans of soft drinks at a Kroger Co. grocery store in Louisville, Kentucky, June 17, 2014.

    Rejoice, grocery shoppers! Food and grocery companies might just eat the cost of inflation themselves, executives told CNBC.

  • Cramer: These 2 companies executing perfectly Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 6:09 PM ET

    If you’re looking at all stocks though the same lens, Jim Cramer thinks you’re making a mistake. And it may be costing you money.

  • Stocks little moved, with S&P ending at record high Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks on Thursday were little moved, a day after rallying on reassurances from the Fed.

  • Midday movers: Coach, Kroger, Markit & More Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 12:38 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • US STOCKS-Wall Street flat after 4-day rally, data Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    NEW YORK, June 19- U.S. stocks were little changed on Thursday, after four straight days of gains sent the S&P 500 to a fresh record high, as economic data was not enough to entice investors to push equities higher.

  • Kroger's consumer view     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 9:46 AM ET

    Kroger CFO Michael Schlotman discusses the health of his company's private label, and how Kroger stacks up competitively in the natural and organic space.

  • Kroger is trading higher after a Q1 earnings beat. Its CFO Michael Schlotman addresses food pricing and whether customers should worry about produce inflation.

  • June 19- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, raised its forecast for full-year adjusted profit and same-store sales growth, helped by its acquisition of grocer Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc.. Kroger raised its adjusted profit forecast to $3.19- $3.27 per share for fiscal 2014 from $3.14- $3.25 per share.

  • *BlackBerry jumps in premarket after earnings. NEW YORK, June 19- U.S. stocks were set for a slightly higher open on Thursday, after four straight days of gains sent the S&P 500 to a fresh record high, as initial jobless claims data indicated strengthening of the labor market.

  • June 19- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by its acquisition of grocer Harris Teeter earlier this year. Shares of Kroger, which owns the Ralphs, Smith's and Food 4 Less chains, were up 4 percent at $49.25 in premarket trading.

  • Jim Cramer: What you need to know for week ahead Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 6:09 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Cramer believes there’s always opportunity in the market. You simply have to know where to look.

  • Squawking kids on a plane, frenemies & bye Cantor Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 5:27 PM ET

    Andrew unleashes a Twitter firestorm about noisy kids on flights. Ackman-Icahn are friends again. And so long Cantor. Find those stories and more on "Squawk Box" blog."

  • NEW YORK, June 9- When Marion Asnes' beloved cat, Herman, was injured by a coyote, she had to make one of life's gut-wrenching decisions. After the incident, Asnes and her husband, who live in Westchester County, New York, raced to the vet to save their pet. Follow-up visits to the vet pushed the tab over $3,000.

  • 'Shark Tank' contestant dishes on Barbara Corcoran Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 2:13 PM ET
    Dorene Humason, The Chef in Black

    CNBC catches up with "Shark Tank" contestant Dorene Humanson, founder of The Chef in Black. She dishes on what it's like to work with Barbara Corcoran.

  • Welcome to Wal-Mart High! Students learn retail Friday, 30 May 2014 | 2:23 PM ET
    Students from Scarborough High School listen to a Houston-area Walmart manager talk about how to source produce.

    Wal-Mart is helping a Houston-area high school teach students about the retail industry.

  • Here's what is actually working in retail: Cramer Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Though several retailers reported disappointing quarterly results on Tuesday, CNBC's Jim Cramer said some names are working.

  • Cramer: What should you do with Whole Foods? Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 6:18 PM ET
    A customer checks out of a Whole Foods Market in Washington, D.C.

    You may enjoy shopping at Whole Foods, but chances are, you haven’t enjoyed owning it lately.

  • May 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Tuesday cut its 2014 same-store sales and earnings forecast for the third time amid rising competition in the natural and organic grocery sector that it dominates, and shares tumbled almost 15 percent.