Aperio Group LLC lifted its position in Kohl's Co. (NYSE:KSS) by 16.1% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 109,738 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 15,194 shares during the period. Aperio Group LLC’s holdings in Kohl's were worth $5,951,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of KSS. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans grew its holdings in shares of Kohl's by 3.7% in the second quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 6,870 shares of the company’s stock worth $265,000 after purchasing an additional 245 shares during the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC grew its holdings in shares of Kohl's by 193.0% in the second quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 70,526 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,727,000 after purchasing an additional 46,453 shares during the last quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Kohl's by 3.1% in the second quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 15,667 shares of the company’s stock worth $606,000 after purchasing an additional 474 shares during the last quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank grew its holdings in shares of Kohl's by 21.3% in the second quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 57,827 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,236,000 after purchasing an additional 10,171 shares during the last quarter. Finally, WFG Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of Kohl's by 3.3% in the second quarter. WFG Advisors LP now owns 9,154 shares of the company’s stock worth $354,000 after purchasing an additional 296 shares during the last quarter.

In other Kohl's news, Director Stephanie A. Streeter sold 4,173 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $53.85, for a total transaction of $224,716.05. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 21,960 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,182,546. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 1.20% of the company’s stock.

Kohl's Co. (NYSE KSS) opened at $62.90 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.63, a quick ratio of 0.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.88. The company has a market capitalization of $10,570.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.68, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.97 and a beta of 1.35. Kohl's Co. has a 52-week low of $35.16 and a 52-week high of $69.14.

KSS has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. ValuEngine raised Kohl's from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. Robert W. Baird raised Kohl's from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and raised their price target for the stock from $46.00 to $47.00 in a research note on Friday, November 10th. Royal Bank of Canada raised Kohl's from an “underperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and set a $60.00 price target for the company in a research note on Friday, January 12th. Zacks Investment Research raised Kohl's from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $71.00 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, January 17th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets set a $60.00 price target on Kohl's and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, January 12th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $56.91.

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About Kohl's

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 (NYSE:KSS)

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