Technical Analysis for KRA - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 15.05 6.29% 0.89
KRA closed up 6.29 percent on Friday, August 7, 2020, on 76 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
Historical KRA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 6.29%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 6.29%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 6.29%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 6.29%
Stochastic Buy Signal Bullish 6.89%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 6.89%

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Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. engages in the manufacture and marketing of styrenic block copolymers (SBCs) and other engineered polymers worldwide. The company offers highly-engineered synthetic elastomers that enhance the performance of various end use products by imparting flexibility, resilience, strength, durability, and processability. It also provides isoprene rubber products for use in the production of medical products, adhesives, tackifiers, paints, coatings, and photo-resistors; and isoprene rubber latex, a substitute for natural rubber latex that is used in medical, healthcare, personal care, and food contact operations. In addition, the company is involved in the development and commercialization of polyvinyl chloride alternatives for wire, cable, and medical applications; polymers for use in slush molded automotive and faux leather applications; membrane polymers for water filtration and breathable fabrics; and synthetic cement formulations and other oilfield applications. Further, it offers core commercial grades of SBCs; un-hydrogenated SBCs, which are primarily used in paving and roofing, adhesives, and sealants and coatings, as well as footwear applications; hydrogenated SBCs, which are used in soft touch and flexible materials, personal hygiene products, medical products, and automotive components; and compounds, other polymers, resins, oils, or fillers that are used in various consumer and industrial applications. Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. markets its products through various channels, including direct sales force, marketing representatives, and distributors under the Kraton, Elexar, Giving Innovators Their Edge, Nexar, and Cariflex brand names. The company was formerly known as Polymer Holdings LLC and changed its name to Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. in December 2009. Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. is based in Houston, Texas.
Chemistry Healthcare Physical Sciences Materials Industrial Applications Packaging Materials Adhesives Personal Hygiene Products Polymer Chemistry Polymers Copolymers Natural Rubber Polymer

Is KRA a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 35.0
52 Week Low 4.45
Average Volume 401,633
200-Day Moving Average 16.78
50-Day Moving Average 16.60
20-Day Moving Average 16.66
10-Day Moving Average 15.13
Average True Range 1.14
ADX 22.39
+DI 19.18
-DI 28.76
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 15.98
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 16.34
Upper Bollinger Band 20.80
Lower Bollinger Band 12.52
Percent B (%b) 0.31
BandWidth 49.66
MACD Line -0.71
MACD Signal Line -0.33
MACD Histogram -0.3745
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 468.86 Million
Num Shares 31.2 Million
EPS 1.39
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 10.83
Price-to-Sales 0.82
Price-to-Book 2.82
PEG Ratio 0.28
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 16.94
Resistance 3 (R3) 16.74 15.92 16.63
Resistance 2 (R2) 15.92 15.44 16.02 16.52
Resistance 1 (R1) 15.48 15.14 15.70 15.68 16.41
Pivot Point 14.66 14.66 14.77 14.76 14.66
Support 1 (S1) 14.22 14.18 14.44 14.42 13.69
Support 2 (S2) 13.40 13.88 13.50 13.58
Support 3 (S3) 12.96 13.40 13.48
Support 4 (S4) 13.16