Koppers

Koppers provides carbon compounds and commercial wood treatment products and services.  Read more

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Koppers

Koppers provides carbon compounds and commercial wood treatment products and services.  Read more

Leroy M. Ball's photo - President & CEO of Koppers

President & CEO

Leroy M. Ball

CEO Approval Rating

77/100

Founded:

1988

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEKOP

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Stella-Jones is Koppers's #1 competitor. Stella-Jones is a Public company that was founded in 1992 in Saint-Laurent, Quebec. Stella-Jones is in the Wood Products industry. Compared to Koppers, Stella-Jones has 39 fewer employees.

DGM India is seen as one of Koppers's biggest rivals. DGM India was founded in Gurgaon, Haryana} in 2007. DGM India competes in the Publishing field. Compared to Koppers, DGM India generates $1.7B less revenue.

vCommission is one of Koppers's top competitors. vCommission is headquartered in Gurugram, Haryana, and was founded in 2008. vCommission is in the Advertising & Marketing field. vCommission generates 0.90% the revenue of Koppers.

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Koppers Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1.7B

Koppers's revenue is the ranked 3rd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 1.2B. Over the last four quarters, Koppers's revenue has decreased by 6.7%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $407.5M; in Q4 2020, it was $393.1M; in Q3 2020, it was $437.5M; in Q2 2020, Koppers's revenue was $436.6M.

Koppers Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Cox Industries Inc.

Apr 2018

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$200M
Cox Industries is a manufacturer and distributor of transmission poles and pilings for electric cooperatives and municipalities.

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Creosote Distribution Business, KMG Chemicals, Inc.

Jan 2015

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$12.5M
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Wood Preservation and Railroad Services Businesses, Osmose Holdings, Inc.

Apr 2014

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$460M
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These are all the companies that Koppers has acquired. Koppers has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Cox Industries Inc. in Apr 2018. Cox Industries is a manufacturer and distributor of transmission poles and pilings for electric cooperatives and municipalities.

Koppers Funding History

Since Koppers was founded in 1988, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Koppers has raised $140.0M. Koppers' funding round was on Jan 2006 for a total of $140.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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IPO
Jan 2006
$140M

Since Koppers was founded in 1988, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Koppers has raised $140.0M. Koppers' funding round was on Jan 2006 for a total of $140.0M

Koppers Investments

No recent investments found related to Koppers

These are all the companies that Koppers has invested in. Koppers has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Cox Industries Inc. in Apr 2018. Cox Industries is a manufacturer and distributor of transmission poles and pilings for electric cooperatives and municipalities.

Koppers News

February 24, 2021The Business Journals: Pittsburgh Business Times

Winter storms cause temporary shutdowns to some Koppers facilities

The company does not expect the disruption to cause material impact.... See more »
February 18, 2021The Business Journals: Pittsburgh Business Times

Koppers finalizes sale of West Virginia facility

The sale marks part of Koppers ongoing efforts to restructure its carbon materials and chemicals busi... See more »
February 3, 2021Seeking Alpha

An Infrastructure Value Play

January 28, 2021MarketScreener

Business Update & Q4 2020 Preliminary Results

(marketscreener.com) Q4 2020 Preliminary Results January 28, 2021 Forward Looking Statement Certain s... See more »

Koppers Press Releases

April 24, 2020PR Newswire

Koppers Changes 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to Virtual-Only Format

PITTSBURGH, April 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc., a Pittsburgh-based integrated globa... See more »
February 27, 2020PR Newswire

Koppers Announces Plans to Enter the Copper Naphthenate Market

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global pro... See more »
February 27, 2020PR Newswire

Koppers Holdings Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Results

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global pro... See more »
February 10, 2020centralcharts

Koppers Holdings Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Conference Call

Koppers Holdings Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Conference Call PR Newswire PITTSBU... See more »
April 18, 2019PR Newswire

Koppers Holdings Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2019 Conference Call

PITTSBURGH, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) plans to release its fir... See more »
April 1, 2019Presswire

Koppers Enters into Special Purchase Order at Subsidiary in China for Second Quarter 2019

Koppers Enters into Special Purchase Order at Subsidiary in China for Second Quarter 2019 richard Apr... See more »
January 9, 2019CENTRALCHARTS

Koppers Performance Chemicals Enters into Sales Arrangement for Fire Retardant Product

Koppers Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), today announced that it... See more »

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Koppers Headquarters

436 Seventh Avenue

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania15219-1800

1-412-227-2001

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Koppers Summary

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Overview

Koppers provides carbon compounds and commercial wood treatment products and services.  Koppers was founded in 1988. Koppers' headquarters is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA 15219-1800. It has raised 140.0M in 1 round. The latest round was in...

CEO

Koppers's President & CEO, Leroy M. Ball, currently has an approval rating of 77%. Koppers's primary competitors are Stella-Jones, DGM India & vCommission.

Website

koppers.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Koppers

  1. When was Koppers founded?

    Koppers was founded in 1988
  2. Who is Koppers's CEO?

    Koppers's CEO is Leroy M. Ball
  3. How much revenue does Koppers generate?

    Koppers generates $1.7B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Koppers have?

    Koppers has historically raised $140M in funding
  1. Where is Koppers's headquarters?

    Koppers's headquarters is in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, USA
  2. How many employees does Koppers have?

    Koppers has 2,229 employees
  3. Who are Koppers's competitors?

    Koppers's top competitors are Stella-Jones, DGM India, vCommission