Shares of Kroger (KR +2.2%) trek higher after Jefferies takes its rating on the grocery store...

|About: Kroger Co. (KR)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Kroger (KR +2.2%) trek higher after Jefferies takes its rating on the grocery store chain up to Buy from Hold. The firms sees Kroger taking market share from rivals and improving its ROIC as it emerges as one of the few winners from a sector under a barrage of competitive pressures.