Sentiment for Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO)
Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO) institutional sentiment decreased to 1 in 2019 Q2. Its down -0.50, from 1.5 in 2019Q1. The ratio turned negative, as 45 active investment managers increased and started new stock positions, while 45 cut down and sold holdings in Kronos Worldwide Inc. The active investment managers in our partner’s database now have: 22.62 million shares, down from 23.24 million shares in 2019Q1. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Kronos Worldwide Inc in their top 10 stock positions increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 14 Reduced: 31 Increased: 29 New Position: 16.
Kronos Worldwide, Inc. produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.55 billion. It produces TiO2 in two crystalline forms, rutile and anatase to impart whiteness, brightness, opacity, and durability for various products, such as paints, coatings, plastics, paper, fibers, and ceramics, as well as for various specialty products, such as inks, food, and cosmetics. It has a 15.24 P/E ratio. The firm also produces ilmenite, a raw material used directly as a feedstock by sulfate-process TiO2 plants; iron chemicals, which are used as treatment and conditioning agents for industrial effluents and municipal wastewater, as well as in the manufacture of iron pigments, cement, and agricultural products; titanium oxychloride for use in the formulation of pearlescent pigments, and production of electroceramic capacitors for cell phones and other electronic devices; and titanyl sulfate that is used in pearlescent pigments, natural gas pipe, and other specialty applications.
The stock increased 0.75% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $13.38. About 194,705 shares traded. Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) has declined 40.03% since December 4, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 40.03% the S&P500.
Analysts await Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) to report earnings on March, 9. They expect $0.10 EPS, down 52.38 % or $0.11 from last year’s $0.21 per share. KRO’s profit will be $11.56M for 33.45 P/E if the $0.10 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.16 actual EPS reported by Kronos Worldwide, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -37.50 % negative EPS growth.
Green Square Capital Llc holds 0.89% of its portfolio in Kronos Worldwide, Inc. for 93,883 shares. Zebra Capital Management Llc owns 87,647 shares or 0.7% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Kempen Capital Management N.V. has 0.59% invested in the company for 442,000 shares. The New York-based Clark Estates Inc Ny has invested 0.57% in the stock. Advisors Asset Management Inc., a Colorado-based fund reported 1.00 million shares.
More notable recent Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Kronos Worldwide: A Look At Financials And Yield After H1 2019 Results – Seeking Alpha” on September 02, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Kronos Converts TiO2 Into Cash Flow – Seeking Alpha” published on January 21, 2019, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “Should Income Investors Look At General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) Before Its Ex-Dividend? – Yahoo Finance” on October 04, 2019. More interesting news about Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:KRO) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Were Hedge Funds Right About Dumping Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (KRO)? – Yahoo Finance” published on October 28, 2019 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Is Moog (NYSE:MOG.A) Using Too Much Debt? – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: October 21, 2019.
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