Gotham Asset Management LLC lowered its position in Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS) by 89.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 26,055 shares of the company’s stock after selling 228,780 shares during the quarter. Gotham Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Kohl’s Corporation were worth $1,008,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Ffcm LLC raised its stake in shares of Kohl’s Corporation by 179.3% in the second quarter. Ffcm LLC now owns 3,033 shares of the company’s stock valued at $120,000 after acquiring an additional 1,947 shares during the period. Johnson Financial Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Kohl’s Corporation by 0.3% in the second quarter. Johnson Financial Group Inc. now owns 3,305 shares of the company’s stock valued at $128,000 after acquiring an additional 10 shares during the period. CENTRAL TRUST Co raised its stake in shares of Kohl’s Corporation by 68.6% in the second quarter. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 3,324 shares of the company’s stock valued at $129,000 after acquiring an additional 1,352 shares during the period. Exane Derivatives raised its stake in shares of Kohl’s Corporation by 209.8% in the second quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 3,687 shares of the company’s stock valued at $143,000 after acquiring an additional 2,497 shares during the period. Finally, Penserra Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Kohl’s Corporation in the second quarter valued at $146,000.

KSS has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. UBS AG restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $38.00 price target on shares of Kohl’s Corporation in a report on Monday, August 14th. Credit Suisse Group upped their price target on shares of Kohl’s Corporation from $39.00 to $44.00 and gave the stock an “underperform” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. ValuEngine cut shares of Kohl’s Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. BMO Capital Markets set a $43.00 price target on shares of Kohl’s Corporation and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. Finally, Robert W. Baird restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $43.00 price target on shares of Kohl’s Corporation in a report on Thursday, September 7th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $43.20.

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Shares of Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS) opened at 43.30 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $43.45 and its 200 day moving average is $39.95. Kohl’s Corporation has a 52-week low of $35.16 and a 52-week high of $59.67. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.08 and a beta of 1.19.

Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 10th. The company reported $1.24 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.19 by $0.05. Kohl’s Corporation had a return on equity of 13.16% and a net margin of 3.63%. The business had revenue of $4.14 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.12 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.22 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down .9% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts expect that Kohl’s Corporation will post $3.76 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 6th were given a dividend of $0.55 per share. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.08%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, September 1st. Kohl’s Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is presently 56.41%.

Kohl’s Corporation Company Profile

Kohl’s Corporation (Kohl’s) is an operator of department stores. The Company operates approximately 1,154 Kohl’s department stores, a Website (www.Kohls.com), approximately 12 FILA outlets, and approximately three Off-Aisle clearance centers. The Company’s stores and Website sell moderately-priced private label and national brand apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty and home products.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kohl`s Corporation (NYSE:KSS)

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