Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) Latest Broker Coverage


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG).

Most recent broker ratings

12/11/2015 – KMG Chemicals, Inc. was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Seaport Global Securities. They now have a USD 26 price target on the stock.

08/26/2015 – KMG Chemicals, Inc. was upgraded to “accumulate” by analysts at Global Hunter Securities. They now have a USD 26 price target on the stock.

05/18/2015 – KMG Chemicals, Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 32 price target on the stock.

06/10/2014 – KMG Chemicals, Inc. was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Gabelli. They now have a USD 18 price target on the stock.

03/17/2014 – Sidoti began new coverage on KMG Chemicals, Inc. giving the company a “buy” rating.

03/13/2014 – KMG Chemicals, Inc. was upgraded to “underweight” by analysts at EVA Dimensions.

The share price of KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) was up +0.69% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 29.72. 45734 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 27.91 and its 200 day moving average is 25.73. The stock’s market capitalization is 343.25M. KMG Chemicals, Inc. has a 52-week low of 18.87 and a 52-week high of 30.14.

KMG Chemicals, Inc. manufactures, formulates and globally distributes specialty chemicals. The Company operates businesses selling electronic chemicals, industrial wood treating chemicals, and industrial valve lubricants and sealants. The Company operates through two segments: Electronic chemicals and Other chemicals. The Company operates through its subsidiaries, KMG Electronic Chemicals, Inc. (KMG EC), KMG-Bernuth, Inc. (KMG Bernuth) and KMG Val-Tex, LLC (Val-Tex). The Company’s Electronic chemicals business sells high purity and ultra-purity wet process chemicals primarily to the semiconductor industry. The Company’s Other chemicals segment includes its industrial lubricants business and wood treating chemicals business. The Company’s products sulfuric, phosphoric, nitric and hydrofluoric acids, ammonium hydroxide, hydrogen peroxide, isopropyl alcohol, other specialty organic solvents and various blends of chemicals.