Technical Analysis for KRA - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 47.0 0.23% 0.11
KRA closed up 0.23 percent on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, on approximately normal volume. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Flat
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Sep 18 20 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Sep 18 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Sep 18 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Sep 18 Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Sep 18 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Sep 17 Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 0.23%
Sep 17 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.23%
Sep 17 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.23%
Sep 14 50 DMA Support Bullish -1.20%
Sep 14 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -1.20%

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Profile
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.
Is KRA a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 53.99
52 Week Low 34.14
Average Volume 140,950
200-Day Moving Average 48.063
50-Day Moving Average 47.3684
20-Day Moving Average 47.0655
10-Day Moving Average 46.832
Average True Range 1.075
ADX 10.32
+DI 19.3467
-DI 21.1713
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 46.375
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 48.565
Upper Bollinger Band 48.5903
Lower Bollinger Band 45.5407
Percent B (%b) 0.48
BandWidth 6.479481
MACD Line -0.0716
MACD Signal Line -0.1298
MACD Histogram 0.0582
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.46 Billion
Num Shares 31.2 Million
EPS 1.39
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 33.81
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) 48.33
Resistance 3 (R3) 48.32 47.87 48.11
Resistance 2 (R2) 47.87 47.53 47.87 48.03
Resistance 1 (R1) 47.43 47.32 47.21 47.44 47.96
Pivot Point 46.98 46.98 46.87 46.99 46.98
Support 1 (S1) 46.55 46.64 46.32 46.56 46.04
Support 2 (S2) 46.10 46.43 46.10 45.97
Support 3 (S3) 45.66 46.10 45.89
Support 4 (S4) 45.67