Koppers Holdings Inc. Koppers H (NYSE:KOP):
Koppers Holdings Inc. Announces Contract Extension to 2021 with Norfolk Southern.
The company is trading up by 1.41% since yesterday’s close of $31.85.
Company shares last traded at $32.30 slightly over the 50 day moving average which is $31.82 and which is marginally higher than the 200 day moving average of $29.60. The 50 day moving average went up by +1.51% and the 200 day average went up $2.70 or +9.11%.
As of the last earnings report the EPS was $-3.25 and is expected to be $2.16 for the current year with 20,652,000 shares presently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is expected be $0.28 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $2.66.
Analysts have released ratings on the stock. On July 18, 2016 the stock rating was set at “Neutral” according to a Monness Crespi Hardt report down from the previous “Buy” rating. On June 8 analysts at Barrington Research starting coverage on KOP with an initial rating of “Outperform” and establishing a price target of $39.00.
On March 14 the company was rated “Buy” in a report from Monness Crespi Hardt which is up from the previous “Neutral” rating. On October 15 the company was changed to a “Equal-weight” by First Analysis a cut from the previous “Overweight” rating.
On May 26, 2015 the stock rating was changed to a “Overweight” in a report from First Analysis which was a boost from the previous “Equal-weight” rating. On May 11 Jefferies left the stock rating at “Hold” but raised the price expectation from $19.00 to $28.00.