It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for KKR & Co. Inc. (KKR) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.20, or -0.37%, to $53.47. The KKR & Co. Inc. has recorded 1,333,045 volume in the after hours trading session. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that KKR Commits to Invest an Additional $1.15 Billion in Aircraft Leasing with Altavair.
KKR & Co. Inc. is listed on the NYSE in the Financial sector while operating in the Asset Management industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $53.67 and fluctuated between $53.74 as its day high and $52.15 as its day low. The current market capitalization of KKR & Co. Inc. is $45.47B. A total of 5.69 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 3.11M shares.
Insider trades are also considered as indicators of how a stock will perform in the future, in addition to stock predictions. During the recent three months, KKR has seen 12 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 49,608 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 51 BUYs and 4 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 197,268,596 shares during that period but sold 890,722.
In the most recent transaction, KKR Group Partnership L.P. sold 32,842,183 shares of KKR for 9.41 per share on Nov 22. After the transaction, the 10% Owner now owns 0 company shares. In a previous transaction on Sep 13, KKR Group Partnership L.P. sold 5,750,000 shares at 14.10 per share. KKR shares that 10% Owner owns now total 572,354.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Sorkin David disposed of 60,000 shares on Aug 16 at a per-share price of $56.94. This resulted in the General Counsel and Secretary holding 1,474,144 shares of KKR after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Cohler Matt bought 18,710 shares at $52.99 per share on Aug 08. Company shares held by the Director now total 86,837.
The reasons why investors prefer dividend-paying companies are that dividends generate immediate cash flow and indicate that the company will perform well in the future. KKR’s most recent ex-dividend date was 11/10/2022 when it declared a $0.1550 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 11/29/2022. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 8/30/2022 with an ex-dividend date of 8/12/2022. The KKR stock dividend was $0.1550 per share in cash.
Despite rarely being accurate, price targets can exert some form of influence at times, and are often regarded as valuable by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for KKR in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $62.77 with high estimates of $74.00 and low estimates of $45.50. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, KKR has a high of $73.30 and a low of $41.77.
As of this writing, KKR has an earnings estimate of $0.85 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 13 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.91 per share and a lower estimate of $0.74. The company reported an EPS of $1.1 in the last quarter, which was 12.20% higher than expectations of $0.98.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
As well as showing the assets and liabilities of the company, the balance sheet also shows the amount invested in equity by investors. Investors can analyze a company’s future prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information.
After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 19 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for KKR is Underweight with a score of 4.78. A total of 15 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 2 rated it as Overweight while 2 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.