Anthony Boor the CFO & Exec VP of Fin. & Admin. of Blackbaud, Inc. (BLKB) Sold 14,875 Shares of the Company; Kraton Performance Polymers (KRA)’s Sentiment Is 1.25

Kraton Corporation produces and sells styrenic block copolymers and other engineered polymers in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company has market cap of $1.56 billion. The firm offers performance products comprising unhydrogenated SBCs, which are primarily used in paving, roofing, adhesives, sealants, coatings, and footwear applications; and specialty polymers consisting of hydrogenated SBCs that are used in polymer modification, lubricant additives, personal care, adhesives and coatings, and cable gels, as well as in medical, industrial, consumer, and other applications. It has a 64.91 P/E ratio. It also provides isoprene rubber products that have applications in medical products, paints, coatings, and specialized footwear; and isoprene rubber latex products primarily for use in medical, healthcare, and personal care products, such as synthetic surgical gloves and condoms, as well as in food contact operations.

Recently, the CFO & Exec VP of Fin. & Admin. of Blackbaud Inc, Mr. Anthony Boor, unloaded a substantial amount of company shares – 14,875, amounting to $1,457,454 USD, which is based on a market stock price of $98.0 of a share. He also unloaded 10,954 shares that are worth $1,034,271 USD in the last month. Anthony Boor today holds 105,311 shares or 0.22% of Blackbaud Inc’s market cap.

Analysts await Kraton Corporation (NYSE:KRA) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $0.79 EPS, up 172.41% or $0.50 from last year’s $0.29 per share. KRA’s profit will be $24.72M for 15.78 P/E if the $0.79 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.51 actual EPS reported by Kraton Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -47.68% negative EPS growth.

Weber Alan W holds 9.85% of its portfolio in Kraton Corporation for 518,200 shares. Altalis Capital Management Llc owns 302,310 shares or 8.02% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Proxima Capital Management Llc has 6.18% invested in the company for 273,600 shares. The New Hampshire-based Lumbard & Kellner Llc has invested 2.83% in the stock. Wilen Investment Management Corp., a Florida-based fund reported 98,363 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $1.22 million activity.

The stock decreased 0.52% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $49.85. About 327,118 shares traded or 37.93% up from the average. Kraton Corporation (KRA) has risen 32.40% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.35 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.42 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 21 investors sold Blackbaud, Inc. shares while 59 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. 52.08 million shares or 0.90% less from 52.56 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Financial Bank Of New York Mellon owns 0.02% invested in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) for 648,312 shares. The Georgia-based Advisory Net Ltd Liability has invested 0% in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB). Invesco Ltd, Georgia-based fund reported 515,175 shares. Artisan Partners Partnership accumulated 125,794 shares. Credit Agricole S A owns 16,341 shares. Aqr Lc holds 19,746 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys has invested 0.05% in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB). Whittier Trust Of Nevada accumulated 0% or 60 shares. 62,013 were reported by Retirement System Of Alabama. Chicago Equity Ptnrs Limited Liability Com holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) for 8,615 shares. Massachusetts-based Loomis Sayles & Lp has invested 0.07% in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB). Amer Group Inc Incorporated has 0.04% invested in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) for 130,306 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas, Texas-based fund reported 3,959 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins New York invested in 0.04% or 75,833 shares. Century stated it has 36,829 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

The stock increased 0.96% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $100.05. About 452,572 shares traded or 74.46% up from the average. Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) has risen 35.80% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.10% the S&P500.

Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $538,638 activity. The insider MOONEY KEVIN W sold $419,855. Nash Sarah E sold $93,682 worth of Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) on Tuesday, August 22. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $256,200 was sold by ELLIS GEORGE H. $444,956 worth of Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLKB) shares were sold by Olson Jon W.

Blackbaud, Inc. provides cloud software solutions to nonprofits, foundations, firms, education institutions, healthcare organizations, and other charitable giving entities in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia. The company has market cap of $4.70 billion. It operates in three divisions: General Markets Business Unit, Enterprise Customer Business Unit, and International Business Unit. It has a 72.5 P/E ratio. The firm offers Raiser's Edge NXT and Blackbaud CRM , which are fundraising and relationship management solutions; Luminate CRM for campaign management, constituent relations, business intelligence, and analytics; eTapestry, a cloud fundraising and donor management solution; and everydayhero, a cloud crowdfundraising solution.