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Kroger Co (KR.N)

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Kroger Announces $1.2 Billion Accelerated Share Repurchase Program
Friday, 20 Apr 2018 

April 20 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO - ANNOUNCES $1.2 BILLION ACCELERATED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.KROGER - $1.2 BILLION ASR IS ADDITIONAL REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION, INCREMENTAL TO $1 BILLION REPURCHASE PROGRAM ANNOUNCED ON MARCH 15.  Full Article

Kroger Co, Subsidiaries To Offer Associates An Employee Education Benefit Of Up To $3,500 Annually
Monday, 16 Apr 2018 

April 16 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO - CO, ITS SUBSIDIARIES WILL NOW OFFER ASSOCIATES AN EMPLOYEE EDUCATION BENEFIT OF UP TO $3,500 ANNUALLY.KROGER CO ANNOUNCES "LONG-TERM ASSOCIATE BENEFITS FOLLOWING TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT".  Full Article

Kroger Cincinnati/Dayton Associates Ratify New Contract With UFCW 75
Saturday, 10 Mar 2018 

March 9 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CINCINNATI/DAYTON ASSOCIATES RATIFY NEW CONTRACT WITH UFCW 75.KROGER-CINCINNATI/DAYTON DIVISION AGREEMENT RAISES STARTING WAGES TO AT LEAST $10/HOUR,ACCELERATES WAGE PROGRESSIONS TO $11/HOUR AFTER 1 YEAR OF SERVICE.KROGER - UFCW 75 CONTRACT COVERS NEARLY 20,000 ASSOCIATES WORKING AT 109 STORES IN GREATER CINCINNATI, DAYTON, NORTHERN KENTUCKY, SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA.  Full Article

Kroger Declares Quarterly Dividend of 12.5¢ Per Share
Saturday, 20 Jan 2018 

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER BOARD OF DIRECTORS DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.KROGER CO - ‍DECLARED A QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 12.5¢ PER SHARE TO BE PAID ON MARCH 1, 2018​.  Full Article

Kroger Co - To Record Non-Cash Charge Of About $410 Million In Q4
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::- TO RECORD NON-CASH CHARGE OF ABOUT $410 MILLION IN Q4 RELATING TO CO'S LIABILITY ASSOCIATED WITH WITHDRAWAL FROM CENTRAL STATES PENSION FUND‍​.SEES 2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.44 TO $1.49 - SEC FILING.- NON-CASH CHARGE DOES NOT CHANGE EXPECTED 2017 ADJUSTED NET EPS OF $2.00 TO $2.05, INCLUDING 53RD WEEK, EXCLUDING SOME CHARGES.FY2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.11 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Kroger, ‍Teamsters Ratify New Labor Agreement
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO - ‍RATIFICATION OF A NEW LABOR AGREEMENT THAT PROVIDES FOR KROGER'S WITHDRAWAL FROM CENTRAL STATES PENSION FUND​.KROGER - ‍NEW LABOR AGREEMENT COVERS ASSOCIATES REPRESENTED BY IBT AT 3 DISTRIBUTION CENTERS,2 DAIRY MANUFACTURING FACILITIES OPERATED BY KROGER​.KROGER CO - ‍KROGER AND IBT HAVE ESTABLISHED A NEW FUND, CALLED INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS CONSOLIDATED PENSION FUND.KROGER CO - ‍TOTAL NUMBER OF ACTIVE ASSOCIATES COVERED IS ABOUT 1,800 IN NEW FUND ESTABLISHED BY KROGER AND IBT​.  Full Article

International Brotherhood Of Teamsters Says The Kroger Master Agreement Has Concluded
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - International Brotherhood of Teamsters :INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS - AFTER 7 MONTHS OF NEGOTIATIONS THE KROGER MASTER AGREEMENT, INCLUDING 5 LOCAL UNION SUPPLEMENTS CONCLUDED.INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS -NEW CONTRACT WITH KROGER RAISES WORKERS' WAGES, PROTECTS HEALTH CARE, ELIMINATES 2-TIER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE.  Full Article

Kroger And Chase Pay Announce Mobile Payment Partnership
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Jpmorgan Chase & Co ::KROGER AND CHASE PAY ANNOUNCE MOBILE PAYMENT PARTNERSHIP.KROGER CO - ‍TEAMING UP WITH CHASE PAY TO OFFER MOBILE PAYMENTS STARTING WITH SELECT RETAIL MARKETS AND E-COMMERCE PROGRAMS IN 2018​.  Full Article

Kroger Expects To Contribute About $470 Mln To Multi-Employer Pension Funds In 2017
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER - CURRENTLY NEGOTIATING AGREEMENT WITH THE TEAMSTERS FOR THE MASTER AGREEMENT - SEC FILING.KROGER CO - NEGOTIATING AGREEMENT WITH THE TEAMSTERS FOR MASTER AGREEMENT THIS YEAR WILL BE "CHALLENGING".KROGER CO - IN 2017, EXPECT TO CONTRIBUTE ABOUT $470 MILLION TO MULTI-EMPLOYER PENSION FUNDS.KROGER- SEES ONE-TIME NON-CASH EXPENSE IN 2017 OF $350 MILLION- $500 MILLION RELATED TO SETTLEMENT OF OBLIGATIONS FOR ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS’ PENSION BALANCES.  Full Article

Kroger Reports Q3 Earnings Per Share $0.44
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER REPORTS THIRD QUARTER RESULTS.Q3 SALES $27.7 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $27.46 BILLION.CONFIRMS 2017 EPS GUIDANCE.QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.44.IDENTICAL SUPERMARKET SALES GROWTH, WITHOUT FUEL, WAS 1.1% IN Q3 OF 2017​.KROGER EXPECTS Q4 IDENTICAL SUPERMARKET SALES GROWTH, EXCLUDING FUEL, TO EXCEED 1.1%.EXPECTS CAPITAL INVESTMENTS EXCLUDING MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS AND PURCHASES OF LEASED FACILITIES, TO BE APPROXIMATELY $3.0 BILLION FOR 2017.QTRLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.44.2017 GAAP AND ADJUSTED NET EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE GUIDANCE INCLUDE EFFECT OF HURRICANES.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.40 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.CONFIRMS 2017 ADJUSTED NET EARNINGS GUIDANCE FOR 53 WEEKS OF $2.00 TO $2.05 PER DILUTED SHARE.FY EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.97 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-Kroger Announces $1.2 Billion Accelerated Share Repurchase Program

* KROGER CO - ANNOUNCES $1.2 BILLION ACCELERATED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM