Knife River Stock Today

KNF Stock   77.86  0.97  1.26%   


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Very Weak

Odds Of Distress

Less than 9

Knife River is trading at 77.86 as of the 23rd of July 2024. This is a 1.26% increase since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's lowest day price was 76.53. Knife River has less than a 9 % chance of experiencing financial distress in the next few years, but has generated negative returns over the last 90 days. Equity ratings for Knife River are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 23rd of June 2024 and ending today, the 23rd of July 2024. Click here to learn more.
Business Domain
IPO Date
1st of June 2023
Basic Materials
Knife River is entity of United States. It is traded as Stock on NYSE exchange. The company has 56.61 M outstanding shares of which 1.14 M shares are now shorted by investors with about 3.11 days to cover. More on Knife River

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Knife Stock Highlights

ESG Sustainability
President CEOBrian Gray
Business ConcentrationDiversified Metals & Mining, Building Materials, Basic Materials, NYSE Composite, SP Midcap 400, Non-Metallic and Industrial Metal Mining, Materials, Metals & Mining, Building Materials, Basic Materials (View all Sectors)
Average Analyst Recommendation
Financial Strength
Current ValueLast YearChange From Last Year 10 Year Trend
Return On Assets0.04240.0703
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Asset Turnover0.831.0887
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Gross Profit Margin0.130.1904
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Net Debt503.7 M464.1 M
Significantly Up
Slightly volatile
Total Current Liabilities264.1 M347.3 M
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Non Current Liabilities Total1.1 B986.5 M
Moderately Up
Slightly volatile
Total Assets2.7 B2.6 B
Fairly Up
Slightly volatile
Total Current Assets832.3 M913.5 M
Significantly Down
Slightly volatile
Total Cash From Operating Activities258.5 M319 M
Significantly Down
Pretty Stable
Debt Levels
Knife River can leverage the use of borrowed funds to amplify returns from an investment. In general, analyzing the relationship between debt to total assets helps investors to understand Knife River's financial leverage. It provides some insight into what part of Knife River's total assets is financed by creditors.
Knife River has 726.4 M in debt. Note however, debt could still be an excellent tool for Knife to invest in growth at high rates of return.

Change In Cash

264.82 Million
Knife River (KNF) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in 1150 West Century Avenue, Bismarck, ND, United States, 58506-5568 and employs 4,389 people. Knife River is listed under Diversified Metals & Mining category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap' category with a total capitalization of 4.02 B. Knife River runs under Metals & Mining sector within Materials industry. The entity has 56.61 M outstanding shares of which 1.14 M shares are now shorted by investors with about 3.11 days to cover. Knife River has about 10.09 M in cash with 319 M of positive cash flow from operations.
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Ownership Allocation
The majority of Knife River outstanding shares are owned by institutional investors. These third-party entities are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to shop for positions in Knife River to benefit from reduced commissions. Consequently, institutional holders are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in Knife River. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of Knife River as this could imply that something significant has changed or is about to change at the company.
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Knife River Historical Income Statement

The Knife River's current Net Income Applicable To Common Shares is estimated to increase to about 104.9 M, while Tax Provision is projected to decrease to roughly 49.5 M. View More Fundamentals

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Knife River Corporate Management

Karl LiepitzChief VPProfile
Nancy ChristensonVice AdministrationProfile
Jeremy StoverVice RegionProfile
Tony SpildeSenior CommunicationsProfile

Additional Information and Resources on Investing in Knife Stock

When determining whether Knife River is a strong investment it is important to analyze Knife River's competitive position within its industry, examining market share, product or service uniqueness, and competitive advantages. Beyond financials and market position, potential investors should also consider broader economic conditions, industry trends, and any regulatory or geopolitical factors that may impact Knife River's future performance. For an informed investment choice regarding Knife Stock, refer to the following important reports:
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Is Diversified Metals & Mining space expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Knife River. If investors know Knife will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Knife River listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
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The market value of Knife River is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Knife that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Knife River's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Knife River's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Knife River's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Knife River's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Knife River's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine if Knife River is a good investment by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Knife River's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.