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NYSE:KOPKoppers Stock Price, Forecast & News

$26.19
-0.03 (-0.11 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$25.53
Now: $26.19
$26.59
50-Day Range
$17.25
MA: $21.51
$26.57
52-Week Range
$8.25
Now: $26.19
$44.75
Volume172,733 shs
Average Volume223,874 shs
Market Capitalization$551.19 million
P/E Ratio8.13
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.02
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.18 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Cash Flow$6.06 per share
Book Value$7.67 per share

Profitability

Net Income$66.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,120
Market Cap$551.19 million
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$26.19
-0.03 (-0.11 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Koppers (NYSE:KOP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Koppers' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Koppers' stock was trading at $15.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KOP stock has increased by 70.6% and is now trading at $26.19.
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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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.27 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.27. Koppers had a return on equity of 48.75% and a net margin of 4.00%.
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What guidance has Koppers issued on next quarter's earnings?

Koppers issued an update on its FY 2020 IntraDay earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 3.10-3.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.12. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.6-1.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.63 billion.

What price target have analysts set for KOP?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Koppers' shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Koppers' share price to reach $30.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.1% from the stock's current price.
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Has Koppers been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KOP stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news 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 news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Koppers?

Koppers saw a increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 609,500 shares, an increase of 46.9% from the June 15th total of 415,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 273,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 3.1% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Koppers' key executives?

Koppers' management team includes the following 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. Mark R. McCormack, VP of Australian Operations - Koppers Inc. (Age 59)

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.53%), LSV Asset Management (2.23%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.74%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (1.69%), Federated Hermes Inc. (1.56%) and Bank of Montreal Can (1.35%). 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Marshall Wace LLP, and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Koppers company stock in the last year include Bradley A Pearce, Leslie S Hyde, Steven R Lacy, and Xudong Feng.
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Which major investors are buying Koppers stock?

KOP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brandes Investment Partners LP, Principal Financial Group Inc., Formula Growth Ltd., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Aigen Investment Management LP, and Mackay Shields LLC. 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 $26.19.

How big of a company is Koppers?

Koppers has a market capitalization of $551.19 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 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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