Market Capitalization is total market value of a company's equity. It is one of many ways to value a company and is calculated by multiplying the price of the stock by the number of shares issued. If a firm has one type of stock its market capitalization will be the current market share price multiplied by the number of shares. However, if a company has multiple types of equities then the market cap will be the total of the market caps of the different types of shares.
In most publications or references market cap is broken down into the mega cap, large cap, mid cap, small cap, micro cap, and nano cap. Market Cap is a measurement of business as total market value of all of outstanding shares at a given time, and can be used to compare different companies based on their size.
Based on recorded statements the market capitalization of The Kroger Co is about 34.06 B. This is 47.97% higher than that of the Services sector, and 254.54% higher than that of Grocery Stores industry, The Market Capitalization for all stocks is 60.64% lower than the firm.
The Kroger Co is rated second overall in market capitalization category among related companies. Market capitalization of Grocery Stores industry is now estimated at about 84.85 Billion. Kroger totals roughly 34.06 Billion in market capitalization claiming about 40% of equities under Grocery Stores industry.