Koppers is an integrated producer of carbon compounds and treated wood products for the aluminum, steel, chemical, rubber, railroad, and utility industries. The Company has multiple manufacturing facilities in the United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, The Netherlands, Australia, and China. As a distiller of coal tar, a by-product of the transformation of coal into coke, Koppers produces carbon pitch, refined tar, creosote, carbon black feedstock and chemical oils. 

TypePublic
HQPittsburgh, US
Founded1988
Size (employees)1,853 (est)
Websitekoppers.com
Koppers was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, US
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Koppers Office Locations

Koppers has an office in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, US (HQ)
Koppers Building 436 Seventh Ave
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Koppers Financials and Metrics

Koppers Revenue

Koppers's revenue was reported to be $1.48 b in FY, 2017
USD

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2018)

699.9 m

Closing stock price (21-Sep-2018)

33.1
Koppers's current market capitalization is $699.9 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.5 b1.6 b1.6 b1.4 b1.5 b

Revenue growth, %

5%5%(13%)

Cost of goods sold

1.3 b1.4 b1.1 b1.2 b

Gross profit

213.6 m260.2 m288.3 m321.4 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Revenue

395.2 m331.4 m356.8 m440.1 m397.8 m431.6 m433.8 m385.1 m371.1 m346.6 m378 m

Cost of goods sold

330.6 m285.1 m311.9 m377 m343.5 m356.8 m359.1 m303.8 m294.1 m275.3 m294.7 m

Gross profit

64.6 m46.3 m44.9 m63.1 m54.3 m74.8 m74.7 m81.3 m77 m71.3 m83.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

16%14%13%14%14%17%17%21%21%21%22%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

82.2 m51.1 m21.8 m20.8 m

Accounts Receivable

Inventories

228.7 m

Current Assets

473.1 m541.3 m444.3 m438.1 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

72.4 m54.7 m54.4 m75.1 m25.8 m51.2 m33 m16.4 m17.7 m23.4 m40 m

Inventories

166.4 m193.2 m189.2 m227.7 m222.5 m223.4 m208.7 m223.3 m216.2 m240.2 m229.7 m

Current Assets

472.2 m469.6 m462.9 m608 m495.3 m538.2 m502.3 m461.3 m445 m476.8 m501 m

PP&E

169.4 m202.5 m215.3 m286.8 m294 m291.9 m289.4 m279.2 m277.2 m289.6 m303.4 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

40.1 m(39.4 m)(76 m)27.7 m30.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

29.7 m44 m59 m52.9 m49.8 m

Inventories

21.6 m(14 m)(4.3 m)(3.3 m)700 k

Accounts Payable

4.9 m(10.6 m)25 m5 m(13.6 m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

19.5 m(100 k)700 k(4.2 m)(4.2 m)7.9 m9.1 m11.3 m11.9 m4.6 m

Depreciation and Amortization

7.2 m8.9 m9.7 m11.2 m15 m17.7 m16.9 m13.1 m13.8 m11.2 m

Accounts Payable

170.8 m151.6 m146 m141.9 m137.2 m23 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(29 m)
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Koppers News and Updates

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Koppers Completes Sale of U.K. Specialty Chemicals Business

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), announced today that it has completed the sale of its Specialty Chemicals business in the United Kingdom to ECO-Option (UK) Limited (ECO-Option). Koppers has...

Koppers Expands Board with Election of New Directors

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) today announced that it has increased the size of its Board of Directors from eight to 11 directors and as part of its board succession process has elected Traci Jensen, David L. Motley and Sonja M. Wilkerson as...

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National Flag Foundation Celebrates 50 Years in Pittsburgh With Special Flag Day Program at Koppers Building

PITTSBURGH, June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the National Flag Foundation (NFF) announced plans to relocate its headquarters to the historic Koppers Building at 635 Grant Street in downtown Pittsburgh, PA. At a special Flag Day program held in their new headquarters, the NFF...
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