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Kraton Performance Polymers Company Profile (NYSE:KRA)

Consensus Ratings for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
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Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
1/6/2015Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$20.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016        
4/27/2016Q116$0.55$0.80$462.13 million$419.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2016Q415$0.50$0.74$251.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015Q315$0.62$0.48$292.76 million$269.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015Q215$0.41$0.02$287.81 million$255.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015Q115$0.26$0.76$298.00 million$261.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2015Q414($0.08)$0.16$286.76 million$276.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014Q314$0.39$0.35$336.10 million$318.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2014Q214$0.52$0.46$342.61 million$323.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2014Q114$0.38$0.46$328.05 million$311.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q413($0.16)$0.08$287.12 million$290.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2013Q313($0.18)($0.03)$328.20 million$327.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.25$0.15$370.33 million$334.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.07$356.10 million$340.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.11($0.91)$286.31 million$296.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2012Q312($0.28)($0.48)$388.23 million$342.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2012$0.79$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2012$0.64$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/29/2012($0.27)($0.66)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2011$1.00$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2011$0.80$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.60$0.52
Q2 20162$0.65$0.72$0.69
Q3 20162$0.70$0.82$0.76
Q4 20162$0.45$0.72$0.59
Q1 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q2 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q3 20171$1.44$1.44$1.44
Q4 20171$1.15$1.15$1.15
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
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Insider Trading History for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
11/3/2014Holger R JungVPBuy1,500$17.90$26,850.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2014Lothar FreundVPSell2,875$20.06$57,672.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2013Gmt Capital CorpMajor ShareholderSell75,500$25.58$1,931,290.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/27/2012Gmt Capital CorpMajor ShareholderSell21,839$23.65$516,492.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/26/2012Gmt Capital CorpMajor ShareholderSell34,861$23.95$834,920.95View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/26/2012Kevin Michael FogartyCEOSell13,488$23.81$321,149.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/24/2012Stephen E TremblayCFOSell5,396$23.58$127,237.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Kraton Performance Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
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07/01/16 04:53 PMRecently Issued Stock Ratings For Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - Fiscal Standard
06/30/16 05:09 PMNew Broker Ratings For Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - FTSE News
06/30/16 05:09 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 07:30 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 07:30 AMPrice Target Update on Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA) - Trade Calls
06/23/16 12:49 PMMid-Day Market Update: CACI International Drops Following Weak FY17 Forecast; CVD Equipment Shares Spike Higher -   Midway through trading Thursday, the Dow traded up 1.06 percent to 17,969.20 while the NASDAQ rose 1.21 percent to 4,891.97. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.03 percent to 2,106.93. Leading and Lagging Sectors On Thursday, basic materials shares rose by 1.9 percent. Top gainers in the sector included Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE: KRA) and ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE: MT). In trading on Thursday, utilities shares rose by just 0.3 percent. Meanwhile, top losers in the sector included RGC Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: RGCO), down 1 percent, and Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE: ED), down 0.5 percent. Top Headline BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ: BBRY) announced a better than expected adjusted earnings for the first quarter. However, its top line continued to miss the Street analysts' expectations despite a year-over-year drop. BlackBerry reported a net loss of $670 million or a loss of $1.28 a share in the first quarter compared to net earnings of $68 million in the year-ago quarter. On a per share basis, it incurred a loss of $0.10 in the first quarter of the previous year. On an adjusted basis, the smartphone maker would have earned $0.00 a share, which was better than the Street analysts' estimations for ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
06/20/16 04:41 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) Analyst Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 04:45 PMNew CFO at Tacoma's NW Hardwoods
06/15/16 04:54 PMKraton Performance Polymers Inc. (NYSE:KRA) Near to Lift Curtain on June 2016 Earnings - iStreetWire
06/15/16 04:54 PMKraton Performance Polymers Inc. (NYSE:KRA) Near to Lift Curtain on June 2016 Earnings - iStreetWire
06/06/16 08:36 AMAfter Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - Share Trading News
06/03/16 05:16 PMStock Review and Earnings Check on Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - HNN
06/03/16 07:38 AMWhich way Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. (NYSE:KRA) earnings may go - Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. (KRA) added 0.55% to reach at the floor price of $27.19 as the company is set to share its next quarterly earnings on July 27, 2016. KRA stock trades between $26.98 and $27.78 before the earnings release. Let’s take a ...
06/01/16 07:40 AMStrong Sell Calls Count For Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) At 1 - Investor Newswire - Strong Sell Calls Count For Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) At 1Investor NewswireThe Sell calls on Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) were 0. Two months earlier 1 were the Strong Buy calls whereas Strong Sell calls were 1. During this period, the hold calls were 1. The buy recommendations were 0 and sell calls count was 0.and more »
05/31/16 07:57 AMKraton Performance Polymers Inc (KRA) Short Interest Up 77.3% in May - Let Me Know About This - Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (KRA) Short Interest Up 77.3% in MayLet Me Know About ThisKraton Performance Polymers logo Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA) was the target of a significant increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 13th, there was short interest totalling 2,552,490 shares, an increase of 77.3 ...
05/30/16 08:54 PMKraton Performance Polymers Incorporated (NYSE:KRA) Sellers Increased By 77.28% Their Shorts - HNN - Kraton Performance Polymers Incorporated (NYSE:KRA) Sellers Increased By 77.28% Their ShortsHNNThe short interest to Kraton Performance Polymers Incorporated's float is 8.47%. The stock increased 2.35% or $0.62 on May 27, hitting $27.04. About 439,407 shares traded hands. Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA) has risen 16.85% since ...
05/28/16 01:57 PMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE ...and more »
05/26/16 02:02 PMKraton Performance Polymers : to Showcase HiMA and SYLVAROAD™ at 6th Eurasphalt & Eurobitume Congress - HOUSTON and PRAGUE, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products ...
05/25/16 09:26 AMKraton to Showcase HiMA and SYLVAROAD™ at 6th Eurasphalt & Eurobitume Congress - [at noodls] - HOUSTON and PRAGUE, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products ...
05/23/16 03:18 PMKRATON PERFORMANCE POLYMERS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements -
05/09/16 08:40 AM5 Picks From the Sohn Investment Conference -
05/05/16 04:31 PMETF’s with exposure to Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. : May 5, 2016 -
05/05/16 01:21 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. to Present at the Oppenheimer & Co. 11th Annual Industrial Growth Conference - [at noodls] - HOUSTON, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA) announced today that Stephen E. Tremblay, Kraton's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present ...
05/04/16 02:45 PMExxon, Shell, TripAdvisor Among Key Takeaways from Sohn -
05/04/16 01:00 PMOil bulls at Sohn -
05/04/16 11:42 AMWall Street's rising star Rosen is long Kraton -
05/04/16 11:16 AMKraton higher, Gogo lower amid Sohn Conference -
05/04/16 10:52 AMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. :KRA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/04/16 08:45 AMTRIP 'disruptor of travel market': Danher -
04/26/16 09:37 AMKraton is "Stretching the Limits" in the Design and Construction of Personal Care Products at the IDEA 2016 Expo - HOUSTON and BOSTON, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products ...
04/13/16 05:00 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Conference Call And Webcast - HOUSTON, April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, today ...
03/15/16 01:45 PMRecent Broker Updates On Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) - Risers & Fallers - Recent Broker Updates On Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA)Risers & FallersRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Monday 14th of March state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong ...Can Kraton Performance Polymers Inc's Tomorrow be Different? The Stock Declines AgainClinton Financialall 2 news articles »
03/01/16 12:04 PMKRATON PERFORMANCE POLYMERS, INC. Financials -
02/29/16 07:40 AMKraton Performance Polymers (KRA) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.9% -
02/29/16 03:50 AMEdited Transcript of KRA earnings conference call or presentation 25-Feb-15 2:00pm GMT -
02/26/16 09:17 AMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA): The Buzzing Stock - Stocks Daily - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA): The Buzzing StockStocks DailyThe research entity Zacks released its research report on Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA) as per which its stock can move to hit $29 in the approaching fiscal. Zacks polled 2 several brokerages and thereafter released an estimated price ...and more »
02/25/16 09:54 AMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/24/16 04:29 PMEdited Transcript of KRA earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-16 2:00pm GMT -
02/24/16 03:17 PMLeveraged Loan Issuance Fell Last Week in a Challenging Market -
02/24/16 11:00 AMKRATON PERFORMANCE POLYMERS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition -
02/24/16 08:00 AMKraton Performance Polymers Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today -
02/23/16 06:55 PMKraton reports 4Q loss -
02/23/16 06:34 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results - [PR Newswire] - HOUSTON, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived ...
02/23/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Kraton Performance Polymers Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
02/21/16 12:55 PMKraton Performance Polymers Incorporated (NYSE:KRA) Short Interest Increased By 23.33% - Franklin Independent - Kraton Performance Polymers Incorporated (NYSE:KRA) Short Interest Increased By 23.33%Franklin IndependentThe short interest to Kraton Performance Polymers Incorporated's float is 5.08%. The stock decreased 1.39% or $0.21 on February 19, hitting $14.95. About 169,887 shares traded hands. Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA) has declined 35.86% ...
02/20/16 01:49 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Affirms Date for Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast - PR Newswire (press release) - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Affirms Date for Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Conference Call and WebcastPR Newswire (press release)HOUSTON, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products affirms ...Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (KRA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on TuesdayFinancial Market NewsShareholder Investigation of Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA)OctaFinance.comall 4 news articles »
02/20/16 01:49 PMKraton Performance Polymers : Affirms Date for Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast - HOUSTON, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products affirms that it ...
02/19/16 03:34 PMKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Affirms Date For Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Conference Call And Webcast - HOUSTON, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products affirms that it ...
02/18/16 01:45 PMToday Kraton Performance Polymers Inc Stock Increases. What To Expect? - Sonoran Weekly Review - Today Kraton Performance Polymers Inc Stock Increases. What To Expect?Sonoran Weekly ReviewThe stock of Kraton Performance Polymers Inc (NYSE:KRA) gapped up by $0.05 today and has $36.47 target or 142.00% above today's $15.07 share price. The 9 months technical chart setup indicates low risk for the $478.65 million company. The gap was ...
02/18/16 01:45 PMWhy Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management Reported Big Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc Position? - Franklin Independent - Why Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management Reported Big Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc Position?Franklin IndependentPoint72 Asset Management filed with the SEC SC 13G/A form for Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. The form can be accessed here: 000089914016001175. As reported in Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management's form, the filler as of late owns 6.4% or ...
About Kraton Performance Polymers

Kraton Performance Polymers logoKraton Performance Polymers, Inc. is a producer of styrenic block copolymers (SBCs) and other engineered polymers. The Company's products are found in many everyday applications, including personal care products such as disposable diapers and the rubberized grips of toothbrushes, razor blades, and power tools. Its products are also used to impart tack and shear properties in a wide variety of adhesive products and to impart characteristics such as, flexibility and durability in sealants and corrosion resistance in coatings. It also produces Cariflex isoprene rubber and isoprene rubber latex. Its Cariflex products are used in applications such as surgical gloves and condoms. It manufactures its polymers at five manufacturing facilities globally, including its flagship facility in Belpre, Ohio, as well as facilities in Germany, France, Brazil and Japan. The facility in Japan is operated by an unconsolidated manufacturing joint venture.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KRA
  • CUSIP: 50077C10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $27.83
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $26.94
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.92
  • P/E Ratio: 9.94
  • P/E Growth: 0.15
  • Market Cap: $858.25M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.82 EPS
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