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

$158.80
-1.28 (-0.80 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 07:51 AM ET)
Today's Range
$156.90
Now: $158.80
$161.00
50-Day Range
$144.28
MA: $152.23
$160.86
52-Week Range
$141.79
Now: $158.80
$224.30
Volume96,708 shs
Average Volume117,669 shs
Market Capitalization$2.82 billion
P/E Ratio26.29
Dividend Yield0.96%
Beta1.47
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. Read More…

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$7.47 per share
Book Value$32.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income$59.47 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,160
Market Cap$2.82 billion
Next Earnings Date2/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Tuesday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 17th will be given a dividend of $0.385 per share on Friday, January 31st. This represents a $1.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 16th. View Quaker Chemical's Dividend History.

How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 12th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.40 by $0.16. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $325.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $324.93 million. Quaker Chemical had a return on equity of 13.39% and a net margin of 2.54%. The business's revenue was up 46.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.60 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 Thursday, February 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Quaker Chemical.

What guidance has Quaker Chemical issued on next quarter's earnings?

Quaker Chemical issued an update on its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $325-325 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $348.82 million.

What price target have analysts set for KWR?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Quaker Chemical's stock. Their forecasts range from $153.00 to $204.00. On average, they anticipate Quaker Chemical's share price to reach $171.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.7% from the stock's current price. 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 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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 articles about KWR stock have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Quaker Chemical earned a daily sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Quaker Chemical.

Are investors shorting Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,110,000 shares, an increase of 13.8% from the November 14th total of 975,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 116,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 9.5 days. Approximately 8.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Quaker Chemical's Current Options Chain.

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 Verizon Communications (VZ), HCA Healthcare (HCA), Ryder System (R), Pandora Media (P), Tandem Diabetes Care (TNDM), Ford Motor (F), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Altria Group (MO) and Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY).

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Eagle Asset Management Inc. (5.52%), State Street Corp (2.14%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.10%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.06%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.39%) and BRYN MAWR TRUST Co (0.25%). Company insiders that own Quaker Chemical stock include (Steve) Brockhurst Stephen, 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 and Shane Hostetter. 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 State Street Corp, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Strs Ohio, Eagle Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Man Group plc and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have sold Quaker Chemical company stock in the last year include Donald R Caldwell, Michael F Barry and Shane Hostetter. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quaker Chemical.

Which major investors are buying Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GW&K Investment Management LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Davis R M Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and California Public Employees Retirement System. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Quaker Chemical's stock price today?

One share of KWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $158.80.

How big of a company is Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $2.82 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.View Additional Information About Quaker Chemical.

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 E. 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:  309 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  449 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  758
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Quaker Chemical and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KWR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KWR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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