NYSE:KWR - Quaker Chemical Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$195.14 -2.31 (-1.17 %)
(As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$197.45
Today's Range$192.90 - $197.93
52-Week Range$151.43 - $224.30
Volume70,526 shs
Average Volume75,691 shs
Market Capitalization$2.60 billion
P/E Ratio32.31
Dividend Yield0.75%
Beta1.41
Quaker Chemical Corporation develops, produces, and markets various formulated chemical specialty products for a range of heavy industrial and manufacturing applications in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia/Pacific, and South America. The company's products include rolling lubricants used by manufacturers of steel in the hot and cold rolling of steel, and aluminum in the hot rolling of aluminum; machining and grinding compounds for use in cutting, shaping, and grinding metal parts; hydraulic fluids for steel, metalworking, and other customers to operate hydraulic equipment; corrosion preventives to protect metals during manufacture, storage, and shipment; and specialty greases used in automotive and aerospace production processes, steel manufacturing, and various other applications. It also provides metal finishing compounds to prepare metal surfaces for special treatments, such as galvanizing and tin plating, as well as to prepare metal for further processing; forming compounds used to facilitate the drawing and extrusion of metal products; chemical milling maskants for the aerospace industry; and temporary and permanent coatings for metal and concrete products. In addition, the company offers construction products comprising flexible sealants and protective coatings for various applications; bio-lubricants used in machinery in forestry and construction industries; and die casting lubricants, as well as provides chemical management services. It serves steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and other industries. The company was formerly known as Quaker Chemical Products Corporation and changed its name to Quaker Chemical Corporation in August 1962. Quaker Chemical Corporation was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous products of petroleum & coal
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP74731610
Phone610-832-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$867.52 million
Cash Flow$7.4367 per share
Book Value$33.48 per share

Profitability

Net Income$59.47 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,160
Market Cap$2.60 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Quaker Chemical (NYSE:KWR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Quaker Chemical's stock symbol?

Quaker Chemical trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KWR."

How often does Quaker Chemical pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 8th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.385 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $1.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 16th. This is a boost from Quaker Chemical's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. View Quaker Chemical's Dividend History.

How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.41 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.40 by $0.01. The specialty chemicals company earned $211.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $213.99 million. Quaker Chemical had a net margin of 6.99% and a return on equity of 18.73%. The business's quarterly revenue was down .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.41 earnings per share. View Quaker Chemical's Earnings History.

When is Quaker Chemical's next earnings date?

Quaker Chemical is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Quaker Chemical.

What price target have analysts set for KWR?

4 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Quaker Chemical's shares. Their forecasts range from $170.00 to $198.00. On average, they expect Quaker Chemical's share price to reach $181.3333 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Quaker Chemical.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Quaker Chemical?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quaker Chemical in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Quaker Chemical.

Has Quaker Chemical been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KWR stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Quaker Chemical earned a news sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Quaker Chemical's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Quaker Chemical own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Quaker Chemical investors own include Mattel (MAT), Ultra Clean (UCTT), General Electric (GE), US Foods (USFD), American National BankShares (AMNB), Enterprise Bancorp (EBTC), Twitter (TWTR), CLEAR CHANNEL O/SH (CCO), General Motors (GM) and New York Times (NYT).

Who are Quaker Chemical's key executives?

Quaker Chemical's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael F. Barry, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 61)
  • Ms. Mary Dean Hall, CFO, VP & Treasurer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Berquist, MD of North America Operations & VP (Age 48)
  • Mr. D. Jeffry Benoliel, VP and Global Leader of Metalworking, Can & Mining (Age 61)
  • Mr. Shane W. Hostetter, Global Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 38)

Who are Quaker Chemical's major shareholders?

Quaker Chemical's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.29%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (7.38%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.39%), Royce & Associates LP (5.22%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.03%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.44%). Company insiders that own Quaker Chemical stock include Adrian Steeples, D Jeffry Benoliel, Dieter Laininger, Donald R Caldwell, Jan Nieman, Jeffry D Frisby, Joseph A Berquist, Joseph F Matrange, L Wilbert Platzer, Mark Douglas, Michael F Barry, Ronald S Ettinger, Shane Hostetter and William Roland Cook. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Quaker Chemical.

Which major investors are selling Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Royce & Associates LP, BTIM Corp., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Pinebridge Investments L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Quaker Chemical company stock in the last year include D Jeffry Benoliel, Dieter Laininger, Donald R Caldwell, Jan Nieman, Jeffry D Frisby, Joseph A Berquist, L Wilbert Platzer, Mark Douglas, Ronald S Ettinger and Shane Hostetter. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quaker Chemical.

Which major investors are buying Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SEI Investments Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Geode Capital Management LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Blueshift Asset Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quaker Chemical.

How do I buy shares of Quaker Chemical?

Shares of KWR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Quaker Chemical's stock price today?

One share of KWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $195.14.

How big of a company is Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $2.60 billion and generates $867.52 million in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $59.47 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.04 on an earnings per share basis. Quaker Chemical employs 2,160 workers across the globe.

What is Quaker Chemical's official website?

The official website for Quaker Chemical is http://www.quakerchem.com.

How can I contact Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical's mailing address is ONE QUAKER PARK 901 HECTOR STREET, CONSHOHOCKEN PA, 19428. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 610-832-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Quaker Chemical (NYSE KWR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  233 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  361 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  594
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This page was last updated on 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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