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. After-hours trades for KKR & Co. Inc. (KKR) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same to $62.82. The KKR & Co. Inc. has recorded 11,956 volume in the after hours trading session. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that KKR Provides £75 million Financing Facility to TalkTalk.
KKR belongs to the Financial sector of the NYSE while operating in the Asset Management industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $62.82 and fluctuated between $62.86 as its day high and $61.19 as its day low. The current market capitalization of KKR & Co. Inc. is $52.64B. A total of 3.7 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 3.20M shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, KKR has seen 0 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 14 BUYs and 7 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 949,608 shares during that period but sold 1,512,262.
In the most recent transaction, KKR Group Partnership L.P. sold 15,000,000 shares of KKR for 36.85 per share on Aug 21. After the transaction, the 10% Owner now owns 4,570,327 company shares. In a previous transaction on Aug 14, KKR Group Partnership L.P. sold 10,000,000 shares at 37.00 per share. KKR shares that 10% Owner owns now total 19,644,896.
Among the insiders who bought shares, KKR Phorm Investors L.P. acquired of 1,735,988 shares on Jul 21 at a per-share price of $3.30. This resulted in the 10% Owner holding 24,411,968 shares of KKR after the transaction. In another insider transaction, KKR Alternative Assets LLC bought 459,348 shares at $27.99 per share on Jun 30. Company shares held by the 10% Owner now total 943,806.
Paying dividends generates immediate cash flow for investors and indicates a positive outlook for the company. KKR & Co. Inc. pays an annual dividend of $0.66, resulting in a dividend yield of 1.05%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 49.08. KKR’s most recent ex-dividend date was 8/16/2023 when it declared a $0.1650 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 8/31/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 6/6/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 5/19/2023. The KKR stock dividend was $0.1650 per share in cash.
While price targets are rarely accurate, they tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often taken into account by investors. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for KKR in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $73.19 with high estimates of $91.00 and low estimates of $63.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, KKR has a high of $63.64 and a low of $41.77.
As of this writing, KKR has an earnings estimate of $0.81 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 13 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.89 per share and a lower estimate of $0.74. The company reported an EPS of $0.81 in the last quarter, which was 9.50% higher than expectations of $0.74.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An organization’s balance sheet depicts the assets and liabilities it has, as well as the amount of equity invested. Investors can measure a company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios using this information. KKR’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $10.09B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $39.29B in debt and $31.13B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $21.90, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $58.14B.
There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. Currently, 0 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 Buy with a score of 4.79.