NYSE:KOP - Koppers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $24.35 +0.76 (+3.22 %) (As of 02/19/2019 06:08 AM ET)Previous Close$23.59Today's Range$23.72 - $24.6552-Week Range$15.00 - $46.30Volume160,155 shsAverage Volume194,556 shsMarket Capitalization$499.37 millionP/E Ratio6.62Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.1 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Koppers Holdings Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals, and carbon compounds in the United States 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 Performance Chemicals segment develops, manufactures, and markets water-based wood preservatives and wood specialty additives, 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. 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. Receive KOP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KOP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Lumber & wood products, except furniture Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:KOP Previous Symbol CUSIP50060P10 Webwww.koppers.com Phone412-227-2001Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio12.97 Current Ratio2.14 Quick Ratio1.12Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio6.62 Forward P/E Ratio7.38 P/E Growth0.35 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.48 billion Price / Sales0.34 Cash Flow$6.4418 per share Price / Cash Flow3.78 Book Value$5.10 per share Price / Book4.77Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.68 Net Income$29.10 million Net Margins0.68% Return on Equity70.26% Return on Assets5.11%Miscellaneous Employees1,800 Outstanding Shares20,508,000Market Cap$499.37 million OptionableOptionable Koppers (NYSE:KOP) Frequently Asked Questions What is Koppers' stock symbol? Koppers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KOP." How were Koppers' earnings last quarter? Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 9th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.18. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $436 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $490.60 million. Koppers had a net margin of 0.68% and a return on equity of 70.26%. Koppers's revenue for the quarter was up 15.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.18 earnings per share. View Koppers' Earnings History. When is Koppers' next earnings date? Koppers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Koppers. How can I listen to Koppers' earnings call? Koppers will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, March 1st at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8333661128. What price target have analysts set for KOP? 4 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Koppers' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Koppers' share price to reach $37.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 52.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Koppers. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Koppers? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Koppers in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Koppers. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Koppers stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Koppers stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Koppers Holdings Inc., with corporate headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds. Their products and services are used in a variety of niche applications in a diverse range of end-markets, including the railroad, specialty chemical, utility, residential lumber, agriculture, aluminum, steel, rubber and construction industries. Including their joint ventures, the company serve their customers through a comprehensive global manufacturing and distribution network, with facilities located in North America, South America, Australasia, China and Europe. " (11/13/2018) 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We expect profitability to improve over time as the company leverages its vertical integration advantage, improves its self-sufficiency and realizes revenue synergies from its recent acquisitions. Excluding further acquisitions, the company plans to reduce pro-forma net debt to approximately 3.5x by year-end (3.9x as of June 30) and sub 3.0x by the end of next year. We are reiterating our OUTPERFORM investment rating and price target of $61. Holdings, Inc. operates as a holding company, which produces treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds. It operates through the following segments: Carbon Materials & Products & Services; and Performance Chemicals. The Carbon Materials & Chemicals segment manufactures carbon pitch naphthalene, phthalic anhydride, creosote and carbon black feedstock." (10/26/2018) Has Koppers been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about KOP stock have been trending neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Koppers earned a daily sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Koppers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Koppers include Centerra Gold (CG), Canfor (CFP), Livent (LTHM), Commercial Metals (CMC), Centamin (CELTF), Nevsun Resources (NSU), Compass Minerals International (CMP), Innospec (IOSP), Alamos Gold (AGI), Pretium Resources (PVG), Pason Systems (PSI), Kronos Worldwide (KRO), SSR Mining (SSRM), Iamgold (IAG) and Nexa Resources (NEXA). Who are Koppers' key executives? Koppers' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Leroy M. Ball Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)Mr. Michael J. Zugay, CFO & Treasurer (Age 67)Mr. Steven R. Lacy, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)Mr. James A. Sullivan, Sr. VP of Railroad Products and Services & Global Carbon Materials and Chemicals (Age 55)Mr. Robert H. Wombles, VP of Technology - Koppers Inc (Age 67) Who are Koppers' major shareholders? Koppers' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.04%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (5.71%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.25%), Northern Trust Corp (1.46%), LSV Asset Management (1.41%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.26%). Company insiders that own Koppers stock include Albert J Neupaver, Christian A Nielsen, Cynthia A Baldwin, Daniel R Groves, David M Hillenbrand, James A Sullivan, Jianzhong Zhu, Joseph P Dowd, Leslie S Hyde, Louann E Tronsberg-Deihle, M Leroy Ball, Mark R Mccormack, Michael Zugay, R Michael Johnson, Stephen C Reeder and Thomas D Loadman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Koppers. Which institutional investors are selling Koppers stock? KOP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Barclays PLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Northern Trust Corp, Bank of Montreal Can and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Koppers company stock in the last year include Christian A Nielsen, Cynthia A Baldwin, Daniel R Groves, Jianzhong Zhu, Joseph P Dowd, Leslie S Hyde, Louann E Tronsberg-Deihle, Mark R Mccormack, Stephen C Reeder and Thomas D Loadman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Koppers. Which institutional investors are buying Koppers stock? KOP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Phocas Financial Corp., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, LSV Asset Management, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan, Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust of NJ, Employees Retirement System of Texas and New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust. Company insiders that have bought Koppers stock in the last two years include Albert J Neupaver, James A Sullivan, M Leroy Ball, Michael Zugay and R Michael Johnson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Koppers. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Koppers' stock price today? One share of KOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.35. How big of a company is Koppers? Koppers has a market capitalization of $499.37 million and generates $1.48 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $29.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.68 on an earnings per share basis. Koppers employs 1,800 workers across the globe. What is Koppers' official website? The official website for Koppers is http://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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Koppers (NYSE KOP)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 216 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 223 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 439MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Koppers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KOP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KOP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the downside to momentum investing?