Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) Analyst Review


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP).

Most recent broker ratings

07/18/2016 – Koppers Holdings Inc. was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Monness Crespi & Hardt.

06/30/2016 – Koppers Holdings Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich. They now have a USD 39 price target on the stock.

06/08/2016 – Barrington Research began new coverage on Koppers Holdings Inc. giving the company a “outperform” rating. They now have a USD 39 price target on the stock.

10/15/2015 – Koppers Holdings Inc. was downgraded to “equal-weight” by analysts at First Analysis.

09/23/2015 – Koppers Holdings Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 35 price target on the stock.

05/03/2015 – Koppers Holdings Inc. was downgraded to “strong sell” by analysts at Zacks.

09/18/2014 – Koppers Holdings Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer.

02/18/2014 – Koppers Holdings Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at TheStreet.

The share price of Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) was up +0.50% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 33.02. 62209 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 31.71 and its 200 day moving average is 29.07. The stock’s market capitalization is 669.74M. Koppers Holdings Inc. has a 52-week low of 13.58 and a 52-week high of 33.71.

Koppers Holdings Inc. is an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds. The Company operates through three business segments: Railroad and Utility Products and Services (RUPS), Carbon Materials and Chemicals (CMC) and Performance Chemicals (PC). The Railroad and Utility Products and Services segment sells treated and untreated wood products, rail joint bars and services primarily to the railroad industry and treated wood products to the utility industry. Its utility products include transmission and distribution poles and pilings. The Carbon Materials and Chemicals segment is primarily a manufacturer of creosote, carbon pitch, naphthalene, phthalic anhydride and carbon black feedstock. The Performance Chemicals segment develops, manufactures, and markets wood preservation chemicals and wood treatment technologies and services a range of markets including infrastructure, residential and commercial construction and agriculture.