Technical Analysis for KRA - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 36.37 24.73% 7.21
KRA closed up 24.73 percent on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, on 4.93 times normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Earnings due: Feb 27

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Up Up
See historical KRA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 19 MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish 0.00%
Feb 19 Expansion Breakout Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Volume Surge Other 0.00%
Feb 19 Wide Range Bar Range Expansion 0.00%
Feb 19 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Feb 19 Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Feb 19 Gapped Up Strength 0.00%
Feb 19 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Feb 19 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%

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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.
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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: 2 bullish, 2 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 53.99
52 Week Low 19.13
Average Volume 254,318
200-Day Moving Average 38.4997
50-Day Moving Average 25.372
20-Day Moving Average 28.2395
10-Day Moving Average 29.013
Average True Range 1.4802
ADX 33.86
+DI 57.3151
-DI 8.3823
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 33.3344
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 29.7406
Upper Bollinger Band 32.4067
Lower Bollinger Band 24.0723
Percent B (%b) 1.48
BandWidth 29.51327
MACD Line 1.4403
MACD Signal Line 0.982
MACD Histogram 0.4583
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.13 Billion
Num Shares 31.2 Million
EPS 1.39
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 26.17
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) 47.90
Resistance 3 (R3) 47.09 42.43 45.98
Resistance 2 (R2) 42.43 39.49 42.84 45.34
Resistance 1 (R1) 39.40 37.68 40.92 40.21 44.70
Pivot Point 34.75 34.75 35.50 35.15 34.75
Support 1 (S1) 31.72 31.81 33.23 32.53 28.04
Support 2 (S2) 27.06 30.00 27.47 27.40
Support 3 (S3) 24.03 27.06 26.76
Support 4 (S4) 24.84