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Pick "n Save parent Kroger could become target of activist investor, analyst says

If Kroger Co.’s second-quarter results don’t meet expectations, an activist investor could step in and get involved in the company’s strategy, an analyst said. Brandon Fletcher, an analyst who tracks Kroger for Bernstein, wrote in a research re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2019

Kroger launches program to provide reusable packaging system for customers

Kroger Co., the parent of Pick 'n Save and Metro Market in Milwaukee, is partnering with e-commerce platform Loop to launch a reusable packaging system for its customers. The initiative will enable customers in select markets to purchase more tha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2019

Kroger to stop accepting Visa credit cards at more of its stores

Another division of Kroger Co., the parent of Pick 'n Save and Metro Market stores in the Milwaukee area, will no longer accept Visa credit card payments. The Smith’s Food & Drug Stores division of the Cincinnati-based grocer (NYSE: KR) is the second.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

Pick "n Save parent Kroger to hire 11,000 employees, including 2,000 managers

Kroger Co. is looking to fill an estimated 11,000 positions in its supermarkets, including around 2,000 management jobs, the company announced today. Cincinnati-based Kroger (NYSE: KR), the nation’s largest operator of traditional supermarkets inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2018

Pick n" Save parent Kroger buying Chicago meal-kit company Home Chef

In the wake of threats to the grocery industry from online grocery providers, Kroger Co. recently announced plans to purchase Home Chef, the nation's largest private meal-kit company. Kroger paid $200 million for Home Chef, and it will pay an a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

Pick "n Save parent Kroger launches shipping service in four cities

Kroger Co. has launched a new e-commerce home delivery service in four test markets. Kroger Ship is the new direct-to-customer platform for downtown Cincinnati-based Kroger (NYSE: KR), the nation’s largest operator of traditional supermarkets, inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2018

Pick "n Save parent Kroger to offer $1M prize for best idea to eliminate waste

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 21st, 2019

BMO No Longer A Bloomin" Brands Bear

Activist investor Jana Partners confirmed a stake in Outback Steakhouse parent company Bloomin' Brands Inc (NASDAQ: BLMN) which increases the likelihood the restaurant company wi.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaSep 5th, 2019

BMO No Longer A Bloomin" Brands Bear

Activist investor Jana Partners confirmed a stake in Outback Steakhouse parent company Bloomin' Brands Inc (NASDAQ: BLMN) which increases the likelihood the restaurant company will sell itself for at least $25 per share, according .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 5th, 2019

Bernstein: How Kroger Could See Activist Involvement

Grocery chain Kroger Co (NYSE: KR) is scheduled to report second-quarter results Sept. 12, and a poor performance could result in an activist investor taking int.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 4th, 2019

If Loeb Likes Breakups, Another Target Awaits

The arguments the U.S. activist investor has put forward for splitting up Sony could apply equally to Panasonic......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 25th, 2019

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Kroger Ranks As a Top Pick

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Category: topSource: redinewsJun 7th, 2019

Kroger’s long-term profit goal ‘feeling like a pipe dream,’ analyst says

In the wake of Kroger’s stock plunge following its fourth-quarter earnings release last week, one analyst has lowered his stock price target, saying it’s looking more “like a pipe dream” that Kroger will hit its long-term targets. Chris M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2019

Elliott"s New Korean Target May Prove Willing

The activist investor has published its proposal to revamp Hyundai. It may not get everything it asks for, but it could still generate some good returns......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 24th, 2018

Rawlings parent ends proxy fight

Newell Brands, the parent company of St. Louis-based Rawlings Sporting Goods, has ended its proxy fight with activist investor Starboard Value LP.  Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) said Monday that it’s reached an agreement with Starboard to end the pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

Visa stock gains after Guggenheim turns more bullish, calls Visa preferred pick over Mastercard

Shares of Visa Inc. are up 2.2% in midday trading Monday after Guggenheim analyst Jeff Cantwell raised his price target on the stock to $143 from $136 and wrote that Visa shares were.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018

Kroger Reaches Analyst Target Price

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Category: topSource: redinewsJun 22nd, 2018

Benzinga"s Insider Buys Of The Week: AbbVie, Energen, NuStar And More

Insider buying can be an encouraging signal for potential investors. An activist investor took the next step in acquiring his target. Also, a couple of regular buyers returned to the buy windows this week. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 1st, 2018

Insider Buys Of The Week: AbbVie, Energen, NuStar And More

Insider buying can be an encouraging signal for potential investors. An activist investor took the next step in acquiring his target. Also, a couple of regular buyers returned to the buy windows this week. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 2nd, 2018

Insider Buys Of The Week: Energen, Esperion Therapeutics And International Flavors

Insider buying can be an encouraging signal for potential investors. An activist investor took the next step in acquiring his target. Also, a couple of return buyers stepped up to the buy windows last week. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 16th, 2018

Tinder Lights A Fire Under Match Group, Now Accounts For Half Of Paid Subscribers

Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH) shares are rallying after the parent company of Tinder posted a second-quarter earnings and sales beat Tuesday.  The Analyst  Jefferies analyst Brent Thill maintained a Buy rating on Match with a $50 price target. .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 8th, 2018