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Koppers Stock Forecast, Price & News

$25.21
+0.79 (+3.24 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$24.38
Now: $25.21
$25.42
50-Day Range
$20.07
MA: $22.68
$25.43
52-Week Range
$8.25
Now: $25.21
$44.75
Volume90,966 shs
Average Volume203,367 shs
Market Capitalization$530.57 million
P/E Ratio7.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.05
Koppers Holdings Inc. provides treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals, and carbon compounds in the United States, Australasia, Europe, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Railroad and Utility Products and Services (RUPS), Performance Chemicals (PC), and Carbon Materials and Chemicals (CMC). The RUPS segment procures and treats crossties, switch ties, and various types of lumber used for railroad bridges and crossings. It also provides rail joint bars to join rails together for railroads; transmission and distribution poles for electric and telephone utilities; and pilings. This segment also provides railroad services, such as engineering, design, repair, and inspection services for railroad bridges. The PC segment develops, manufactures, and markets copper-based wood preservatives, including micronized copper quaternary and micronized copper azole, micronized pigments, alkaline copper quaternary, amine copper azole, and chromated copper arsenate for decking, fencing, utility poles, construction lumber and timbers, and vineyard stakes; water-based wood preservatives and wood specialty additives; and supplies fire-retardant chemicals for pressure treatment of wood primarily in commercial construction. The CMC segment manufactures creosote for use in the treatment of wood or as a feedstock in the production of carbon black; carbon pitch, a raw material used in the production of aluminum and steel; naphthalene for use as a feedstock in the production of phthalic anhydride and as a surfactant in the production of concrete; phthalic anhydride for the production of plasticizers, polyester resins, and alkyd paints; and carbon black feedstock for use in the production of carbon black. The company serves the railroad, specialty chemical, utility, residential lumber, agriculture, aluminum, steel, rubber, and construction industries. Koppers Holdings Inc. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.58 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & wood products, except furniture
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
CUSIP50060P10
Phone412-227-2001
Employees2,120

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Cash Flow$6.13 per share
Book Value$7.67 per share

Profitability

Net Income$66.60 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$530.57 million
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$25.21
+0.79 (+3.24 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Koppers (NYSE:KOP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Koppers' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Koppers' stock was trading at $15.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KOP stock has increased by 64.2% and is now trading at $25.21.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Koppers?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Koppers in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Koppers' next earnings date?

Koppers is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How were Koppers' earnings last quarter?

Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.27. Koppers had a net margin of 4.00% and a return on equity of 48.75%.
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What guidance has Koppers issued on next quarter's earnings?

Koppers issued an update on its third quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.25-1.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.08. The company issued revenue guidance of $420-430 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $426.8 million.

What price target have analysts set for KOP?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Koppers' shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Koppers' stock price to reach $30.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Koppers' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Koppers own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Koppers investors own include Alcoa (AA), CVS Health (CVS), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NextEra Energy (NEE), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Koppers' key executives?

Koppers' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Leroy M. Ball Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $1.82M)
  • Mr. Michael J. Zugay, Chief Financial Officer (Age 68, Pay $691.61k)
  • Mr. James A. Sullivan, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56, Pay $712.66k)
  • Mr. Bradley A. Pearce, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Stephanie L. Apostolou, Gen. Counsel & Sec.

What is Koppers' stock symbol?

Koppers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KOP."

Who are Koppers' major shareholders?

Koppers' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include LSV Asset Management (2.25%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.41%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.36%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.10%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.05%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%). Company insiders that own Koppers stock include Albert J Neupaver, Bradley A Pearce, Fleetwood S Hassell, James A Sullivan, Leslie S Hyde, M Leroy Ball, Mark R Mccormack, Michael Zugay, R Michael Johnson, Steven R Lacy and Xudong Feng.
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Which major investors are selling Koppers stock?

KOP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, and Hennessy Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Koppers company stock in the last year include Bradley A Pearce, M Leroy Ball, and Steven R Lacy.
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Which major investors are buying Koppers stock?

KOP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have bought Koppers stock in the last two years include Albert J Neupaver, Fleetwood S Hassell, James A Sullivan, M Leroy Ball, Michael Zugay, and R Michael Johnson.
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How do I buy shares of Koppers?

Shares of KOP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Koppers' stock price today?

One share of KOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.21.

How big of a company is Koppers?

Koppers has a market capitalization of $530.57 million and generates $1.77 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $66.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.31 on an earnings per share basis. Koppers employs 2,120 workers across the globe.

What is Koppers' official website?

The official website for Koppers is www.koppers.com.

How can I contact Koppers?

Koppers' mailing address is 436 SEVENTH AVENUE, PITTSBURGH PA, 15219. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 412-227-2001 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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