The stock of Kohl’s Corporation (KSS) has seen a -8.82% decrease in the past week, with a -19.89% drop in the past month, and a -5.66% decrease in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 3.46%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 4.66% for KSS. The simple moving average for the last 20 days is -13.74% for KSS stock, with a simple moving average of -14.62% for the last 200 days.
Is It Worth Investing in Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE: KSS) Right Now?
Additionally, the 36-month beta value for KSS is 1.80. There are mixed opinions on the stock, with 3 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 2 rating it as “overweight,” 7 rating it as “hold,” and 3 rating it as “sell.”
The average price predicted by analysts for KSS is $26.92, which is $5.16 above the current price. The public float for KSS is 108.53M and currently, short sellers hold a 19.43% ratio of that float. The average trading volume of KSS on September 18, 2023 was 3.77M shares.
KSS) stock’s latest price update
The stock price of Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE: KSS) has plunged by -4.54 when compared to previous closing price of 22.80, but the company has seen a -8.82% decline in its stock price over the last five trading sessions. Zacks Investment Research reported 2023-09-08 that Kohl’s (KSS) is progressing toward its 2023 key priorities. Its solid partnership with Sephora to create a new era of elevated Beauty at Kohl’s is noteworthy.
Analysts’ Opinion of KSS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for KSS stocks, with Telsey Advisory Group repeating the rating for KSS by listing it as a “Market Perform.” The predicted price for KSS in the upcoming period, according to Telsey Advisory Group is $29 based on the research report published on August 24, 2023 of the current year 2023.
KSS Trading at -16.95% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought KSS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -39.15% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.66%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.46%, as shares sank -21.83% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -9.17% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, KSS fell by -7.88%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -32.13% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $24.93. In addition, Kohl’s Corporation saw -13.80% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at KSS starting from Kingsbury Thomas, who purchase 92,500 shares at the price of $21.82 back on Mar 29. After this action, Kingsbury Thomas now owns 228,993 shares of Kohl’s Corporation, valued at $2,018,350 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for KSS
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +1.36 for the present operating margin
- +32.23 for the gross margin
The net margin for Kohl’s Corporation stands at -0.10. The total capital return value is set at 2.16, while invested capital returns managed to touch -0.17. Equity return is now at value -2.70, with -0.70 for asset returns.
Based on Kohl’s Corporation (KSS), the company’s capital structure generated 201.06 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 66.78. Total debt to assets is 52.74, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 186.05. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 61.80.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.56, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.68. The receivables turnover for the company is 90.49 and the total asset turnover is 1.23. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.20.
In conclusion, Kohl’s Corporation (KSS) has seen bad performance in recent times. Analysts have a mixed opinion on the stock, with some rating it as a “buy” and others rating it as a “hold”. It’s important to note that the stock is currently trading at a significant distance from its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.