Technical Analysis for KRA - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 37.52 -0.37% -0.14
KRA closed down 0.37 percent on Monday, April 19, 2021, on 67 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions.
Earnings due: Apr 27
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish -0.37%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.37%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -0.37%
BB Squeeze + Upper Band Touch Range Contraction -0.37%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.37%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -0.37%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish -0.35%
Older End-of-Day Signals for KRA ...

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Alert Time
Rose Above 50 DMA about 11 hours ago
50 DMA Resistance about 12 hours ago
Down 1% about 12 hours ago
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Retracement Entry about 12 hours ago
Fell Below Previous Day's Low about 12 hours ago
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Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc Description

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.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Specialty Chemicals
Keywords: Rubber Adhesives Polymers Chloride Hygiene Leather Hydrogen Packaging Materials Sealant Medical Products Elastomer Filler Elastomers Polyvinyl Chloride Hygiene Products Medical Applications Personal Hygiene Products Vinyl Chloride Rifle Resistor Rubber Products Polymer Chemistry Copolymers Natural Rubber Polymer

Is KRA a Buy, Sell or Hold?

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


Indicator Value
52 Week High 45.885
52 Week Low 8.73
Average Volume 245,994
200-Day Moving Average 26.83
50-Day Moving Average 37.77
20-Day Moving Average 36.67
10-Day Moving Average 36.74
Average True Range 1.91
ADX 10.35
+DI 22.64
-DI 22.42
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 33.32
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 39.24
Upper Bollinger Band 38.54
Lower Bollinger Band 34.81
Percent B (%b) 0.73
BandWidth 10.19
MACD Line -0.04
MACD Signal Line -0.16
MACD Histogram 0.1289
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.2 Billion
Num Shares 31.9 Million
EPS 6.16
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 6.09
Price-to-Sales 0.58
Price-to-Book 1.46
PEG Ratio 0.25
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 38.38
Resistance 3 (R3) 38.36 38.05 38.23
Resistance 2 (R2) 38.05 37.84 38.06 38.18
Resistance 1 (R1) 37.79 37.70 37.64 37.81 38.14
Pivot Point 37.48 37.48 37.41 37.49 37.48
Support 1 (S1) 37.22 37.27 37.07 37.24 36.90
Support 2 (S2) 36.91 37.13 36.92 36.86
Support 3 (S3) 36.65 36.91 36.81
Support 4 (S4) 36.67