Kraton Corp Company Profile (NYSE:KRA)

About Kraton Corp

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. It operates through the manufacturing and marketing of engineered polymers segment. 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. It 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KRA
  • CUSIP: 50077C10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $27.17
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.43
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.79
  • 52-Week Range: $15.37 - $37.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.79
  • P/E Growth: 0.18
  • Market Cap: $828.86M
  • Outstanding Shares: 30,916,000
  • Beta: 1.52
Profitability:
  • 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%
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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)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017Q416$0.33$465.83 millionListenView 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$0.50$0.74$251.20 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$0.26$0.76$298.00 million$261.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414($0.08)$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)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.39 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.05 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.60$0.52
Q2 20162$0.65$0.72$0.69
Q3 20162$0.65$0.76$0.71
Q4 20162$0.29$0.32$0.31
Q1 20172$0.52$0.75$0.64
Q2 20172$0.84$0.85$0.85
Q3 20172$0.94$0.98$0.96
Q4 20172$0.76$0.95$0.86
(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 History for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 98.01%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Kraton Corp (NYSE:KRA)
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www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 7:41 PM
prnewswire.com logoKraton Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Conference Call and Webcast - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:KRA)
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kcregister.com logoKraton Corporation (NYSE:KRA) announces a general price increase of 450 Euros/MT for EMEA - KC Register (NYSE:KRA)
www.kcregister.com - January 30 at 6:54 PM
prnewswire.com logoKraton Announces Global SIS Price Increase - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:KRA)
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www.mynewsdesk.com - January 30 at 10:17 AM
4-traders.com logoKraton : Announces Global SBS Price Increase (NYSE:KRA)
www.4-traders.com - January 30 at 10:17 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 8:20 PM
streetinsider.com logoKraton Performance Polymers (KRA) Announces Price Increase on SBS Polymers (NYSE:KRA)
www.streetinsider.com - January 27 at 8:20 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKraton Announces Global SBS Price Increase (NYSE:KRA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 8:20 PM
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biz.yahoo.com - January 10 at 7:04 PM
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www.usfinancialnewstoday.com - January 10 at 4:59 AM
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What is Kraton Corp's stock symbol?

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

When will Kraton Corp announce their earnings?

Kraton Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

Who owns Kraton Corp stock?

Kraton Corp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (9.87%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.46%), Royce & Associates LP (2.31%), State Street Corp (2.10%), FMR LLC (2.02%) and Evermore Global Advisors LLC (1.33%). Company insiders that own Kraton Corp stock include Dan F Smith, Francis S Kalman, James Leo Simmons, Karen A Twitchell, Kevin Michael Fogarty, Melinda Scissors Conley and Steven J Demetriou.

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 Brenner West Capital Advisors LP, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Putnam Investments LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, First Wilshire Securities Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP and Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky. Company insiders that have sold Kraton Corp stock in the last year include Dan F Smith, James Leo Simmons, Karen A Twitchell, Kevin Michael Fogarty, Melinda Scissors Conley and Steven J Demetriou.

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

Kraton Corp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Evermore Global Advisors LLC, Rubric Capital Management LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, State Street Corp and Axiom International Investors LLC DE.

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 $26.81.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff