Published On: Mon, May 1st, 2017

New Analyst Ratings On Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc (NYSE:KRA).

Most recent broker ratings

04/27/2017 – Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc had its “sell” rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. They now have a USD 26 price target on the stock.

02/23/2015 – Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 18.4 price target on the stock.

01/06/2015 – Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a USD 22 price target on the stock.

06/25/2014 – Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at SunTrust. They now have a USD 26 price target on the stock.

06/25/2014 – Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Oppenheimer. They now have a USD 30 price target on the stock.

10/31/2013 – Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at KeyBanc.

Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc has a 50 day moving average of 30.58 and a 200 day moving average of 29.49. The stock’s market capitalization is 1.02B, it has a 52-week low of 22.21 and a 52-week high of 37.50.

The share price of the company (NYSE:KRA) was down -5.08% during the last trading session, with a high of 34.88 and the volume of Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc shares traded was 641608.

Kraton 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).