Consider This Before Taking a Position in KSS

Shares of Consumer Discretionary sector company Kohl's moved -0.7% today, and are now trading at a price of $25.38. The mid-cap stock's daily volume was 1,054,483 compared to its average volume of 5,162,278. The S&P 500 index returned a 0.0% performance.

Kohl's Corporation operates as a omnichannel retailer in the United States. The company is based in Menomonee Falls and has 97,000 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $2,809,286,656. Kohl's currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 7.8% per year.

14 analysts are following Kohl's and have set target prices ranging from $15.0 to $38.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of hold. At today's prices, KSS is trading 3.59% away from its average analyst target price of $24.5 per share.

Over the last year, KSS shares have gone down by -15.0%, which represents a difference of -31.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $35.77 per share and its 52 week low is $17.68. Although Kohl's's average free cash flow over the last 6 years has been $912.67 Million, they have been decreasing at an average rate of -20.2%. For this reason, investors may continue to shun the stock.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 282,000 826,000 -544,000 -132.65
2022 2,271,000 605,000 1,666,000 65.94
2021 1,338,000 334,000 1,004,000 25.19
2020 1,657,000 855,000 802,000 -47.55
2019 2,107,000 578,000 1,529,000 50.05
2018 1,691,000 672,000 1,019,000
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