Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS) had its target price decreased by Credit Suisse Group from $57.00 to $51.00 in a research note published on Wednesday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Credit Suisse Group currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on KSS. Citigroup dropped their target price on Kohl’s from $71.00 to $60.00 and set a neutral rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, May 22nd. Wedbush reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a $48.00 target price (down from $58.00) on shares of Kohl’s in a research report on Thursday, August 15th. UBS Group dropped their target price on Kohl’s from $72.00 to $57.00 and set a neutral rating for the company in a research report on Friday, May 24th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a $52.00 target price (down from $58.00) on shares of Kohl’s in a research report on Wednesday. Finally, Telsey Advisory Group reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a $65.00 target price (down from $80.00) on shares of Kohl’s in a research report on Wednesday, May 22nd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $61.47.

Shares of NYSE:KSS opened at $45.18 on Wednesday. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $49.05 and a 200 day moving average price of $59.11. The company has a current ratio of 1.65, a quick ratio of 0.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. The company has a market capitalization of $7.67 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.80, a PEG ratio of 0.90 and a beta of 1.00. Kohl’s has a 12-month low of $43.33 and a 12-month high of $83.28.

Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 20th. The company reported $1.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.51 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $4.43 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.25 billion. Kohl’s had a return on equity of 15.94% and a net margin of 3.69%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.76 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts predict that Kohl’s will post 5.23 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in KSS. Nuveen Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of Kohl’s by 582.0% during the second quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 2,865,250 shares of the company’s stock worth $136,243,000 after buying an additional 2,445,155 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its position in shares of Kohl’s by 13.5% during the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 7,977,774 shares of the company’s stock worth $373,520,000 after buying an additional 949,985 shares in the last quarter. Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY acquired a new position in shares of Kohl’s during the second quarter worth about $39,387,000. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD grew its position in shares of Kohl’s by 21.5% during the second quarter. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD now owns 4,574,025 shares of the company’s stock worth $217,495,000 after buying an additional 808,197 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Steadfast Capital Management LP acquired a new position in shares of Kohl’s during the second quarter worth about $28,300,000.

Kohl’s Company Profile

Kohl's Corporation operates as an omni-channel retailer in the United States. Its stores and Website offer apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty, and home products. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 1,158 department stores; a Website Kohls.com; and 12 FILA outlets, and 4 Off-Aisle clearance centers.

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