Kroger (KR) Offering Possible 8.23% Return Over the Next 6 Calendar Days

Kroger's most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Kroger is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $28.00 short put and a strike $23.00 long put offers a potential 8.23% return on risk over the next 6 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $28.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.38 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.62 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $23.00 long put strike price.

The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Kroger is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.

The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Kroger is bullish.

The RSI indicator is at 57.04 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.

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Thu, 11 Jan 2018 12:33:39 +0000
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