Kraton Corp Company Profile (NYSE:KRA)

About Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)

Kraton Corp logoKraton Corporation, formerly Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc., is a specialty chemicals company. The Company manufactures styrenic block copolymers (SBCs) and other engineered polymers. The Company also produces specialty products primarily derived from pine wood pulping co-products. The Company operates through two segments: Polymer Segment, which comprises SBCs and other engineered polymers business, and Chemical Segment, which comprises pine-based specialty products business. Its SBCs are used in a range of applications, including adhesives, coatings, consumer and personal care products, sealants, lubricants, medical, packaging, automotive, paving, roofing and footwear products. The Company also sells isoprene rubber (IR) and isoprene rubber latex (IRL), which are non-SBC products primarily used in applications, such as medical products, personal care, adhesives, tackifiers, paints and coatings. It offers crude tall oil (CTO) and crude sulfate turpentine (CST).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:KRA
  • CUSIP: 50077C10
  • Web: www.kraton.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.05 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,183,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $33.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $29.94
  • 52 Week Range: $24.95 - $37.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.96
  • P/E Growth: 0.25
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.78 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.59
  • Book Value: $15.39 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.19
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $321 million
  • Net Margins: 6.79%
  • Return on Equity: 18.56%
  • Return on Assets: 3.63%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.18%
  • Current Ratio: 2.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.28%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 403,385 shs.
  • Beta: 1.52
  • Short Ratio: 4.46
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)

What is Kraton Corp's stock symbol?

Kraton Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KRA."

How were Kraton Corp's earnings last quarter?

Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA) released its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.23) by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $458.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $487.17 million. Kraton Corp had a return on equity of 18.56% and a net margin of 6.79%. The firm's revenue was up 9.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.80 EPS. View Kraton Corp's Earnings History.

Who are some of Kraton Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Kraton Corp stock?

Kraton Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.23%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (9.91%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.09%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.39%), FMR LLC (3.06%) and Rothschild Asset Management Inc. (2.91%). Company insiders that own Kraton Corp stock include Dan F Smith, Francis S Kalman, Holger R Jung, James Leo Simmons, Karen A Twitchell, Kevin Michael Fogarty, Melinda Scissors Conley and Steven J Demetriou. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kraton Corp.

Who sold Kraton Corp stock? Who is selling Kraton Corp stock?

Kraton Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Royce & Associates LP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Proxima Capital Management LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Gotham Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Kraton Corp stock in the last year include Dan F Smith, Holger R Jung, James Leo Simmons, Karen A Twitchell, Kevin Michael Fogarty, Melinda Scissors Conley and Steven J Demetriou. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kraton Corp.

Who bought Kraton Corp stock? Who is buying Kraton Corp stock?

Kraton Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Rubric Capital Management LP, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, LSV Asset Management, Foundry Partners LLC, Vanguard Group Inc. and Corsair Capital Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kraton Corp.

How do I buy Kraton Corp stock?

Shares of Kraton Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Kraton Corp stock cost?

One share of Kraton Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.76.

Analyst Ratings

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

Analysts' Ratings History for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Earnings by Quarter for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017Q1 2017($0.23)($0.15)$487.17 million$458.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416$0.33$0.29$465.83 million$415.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.70$0.63$454.01 million$454.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.70$0.63$445.07 million$454.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.55$0.80$462.13 million$419.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.44$0.74$245.00 million$248.28 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.62$0.48$292.76 million$269.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.41$0.02$287.81 million$255.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.32$0.76$298.00 million$261.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414($0.04)$0.16$286.76 million$276.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.39$0.35$336.10 million$318.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.52$0.46$342.61 million$323.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.38$0.46$328.05 million$311.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413($0.16)$0.08$287.12 million$290.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313($0.18)($0.03)$328.20 million$327.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.25$0.15$370.33 million$334.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.07$356.10 million$340.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.11($0.91)$286.31 million$296.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012Q312($0.28)($0.48)$388.23 million$342.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.79$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.64$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012($0.27)($0.66)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2011$1.00$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.80$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.06
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.34
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.25)($0.20)($0.23)
Q2 20172$0.40$0.69$0.55
Q3 20172$0.91$1.00$0.96
Q4 20172$0.72$0.85$0.79
Q1 20181$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q2 20181$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q3 20181$0.93$0.93$0.93
Q4 20181$0.77$0.77$0.77
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 98.01%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/27/2017Kevin Michael FogartyInsiderSell27,968$35.09$981,397.12View SEC Filing  
4/10/2017Holger R JungSVPSell5,805$31.33$181,870.65View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Kevin Michael FogartyInsiderSell36,012$30.05$1,082,160.60View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Francis S KalmanDirectorBuy4,000$25.75$103,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Dan F SmithDirectorSell14,801$36.51$540,384.51View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Karen A TwitchellDirectorSell4,000$36.31$145,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016James Leo SimmonsVPSell4,500$31.87$143,415.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Steven J DemetriouDirectorSell1,850$30.57$56,554.50View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Melinda Scissors ConleyVPSell16,002$33.20$531,266.40View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Holger R JungVPBuy1,500$17.90$26,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Lothar FreundVPSell2,875$20.06$57,672.50View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Gmt Capital CorpMajor ShareholderSell75,500$25.58$1,931,290.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Gmt Capital CorpMajor ShareholderSell21,839$23.65$516,492.35View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Gmt Capital CorpMajor ShareholderSell34,861$23.95$834,920.95View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Kevin Michael FogartyCEOSell13,488$23.81$321,149.28View SEC Filing  
12/24/2012Stephen E TremblayCFOSell5,396$23.58$127,237.68View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Latest Headlines for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoHuntsman and Clariant announce merger to create $20B chemical co.
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInternational Flavors Offers Senior Notes at a Discount (Revised)
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Kraton Corp (KRA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 8:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInternational Flavors Offers Senior Notes at a Discount
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:48 AM
zacks.com logoKraton's (KRA) Modern HSBC Plant in Taiwan to Steer Growth
www.zacks.com - May 10 at 11:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton's (KRA) Modern HSBC Plant in Taiwan to Steer Growth
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 1:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInternational Flavors (IFF) Q1 Earnings & Sales Lag, Up Y/Y
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 12:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton Announces Opening of HSBC Plant in Taiwan
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 12:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kraton Corp. : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:11 PM
zacks.com logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for May 4th
www.zacks.com - May 4 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Kraton Corp (KRA) Boosted by SunTrust Banks
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton Corp. :KRA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 12:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 2:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for Kraton Corp's Q2 2017 Earnings (KRA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Kraton Corp Raised by KeyCorp (KRA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Upgraded to "B-" by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect Kraton Corp (KRA) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 3:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KRA earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 8:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Insider Sells $981,397.12 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:21 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKraton Corporation 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 28 at 7:09 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Kraton Corp. Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - April 28 at 7:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Set $39.00 Price Target for Kraton Corp (KRA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Kraton Corp (KRA) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 11:28 PM
streetinsider.com logoJacobs Engineering (JEC) Secures 4-Yr Product Handling & Packaging Contract from Kraton Corp. (KRA)
www.streetinsider.com - April 26 at 7:08 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Kraton Corp reports Q1 earnings per share $0.20
www.reuters.com - April 26 at 7:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 1:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Getting Somewhat Critical News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 2:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 8:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Set $39.00 Target Price for Kraton Corp (KRA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKraton Corp (KRA) SVP Holger R. Jung Sells 5,805 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 7:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 5:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Kraton Corp (KRA) Increased by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 8:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Kraton Corp (KRA) Lowered by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 12:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton to Globally Launch SYLVALITE™ 9000 Tackifier at ASC Convention & Expo and European Coatings Show
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:32 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoKRATON CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
biz.yahoo.com - March 27 at 5:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Kraton Corp (KRA) Given $39.00 Average Price Target by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 11:53 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoKRATON CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - March 20 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKraton Corporation Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 10:12 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKraton Corporation Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 17 at 6:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBaron Funds Comments on Kraton Corp
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:59 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Kraton Corp announces proposed private offering of $400 mln in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025
www.reuters.com - March 15 at 6:28 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKraton Corporation Announces Proposed Private Offering of $400 Million in Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Notes Due 2025
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 15 at 6:28 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoKRATON CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKRATON CORP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 6:24 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KRA earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:23 AM

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