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

$112.01
-14.27 (-11.30 %)
(As of 04/2/2020 02:49 AM ET)
Today's Range
$108.14
Now: $112.01
$121.00
50-Day Range
$121.74
MA: $157.46
$187.95
52-Week Range
$108.14
Now: $112.01
$224.30
Volume273,818 shs
Average Volume149,671 shs
Market Capitalization$1.99 billion
P/E Ratio49.56
Dividend Yield1.22%
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$1.13 billion
Cash Flow$6.26 per share
Book Value$70.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$31.62 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,500
Market Cap$1.99 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Quaker Chemical (NYSE:KWR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Quaker Chemical's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Quaker Chemical's stock was trading at $146.11 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KWR shares have decreased by 23.3% and is now trading at $112.01. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Quaker Chemical?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quaker Chemical in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Quaker Chemical.

When is Quaker Chemical's next earnings date?

Quaker Chemical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Quaker Chemical.

How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 2nd. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.34 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.29 by $0.05. The specialty chemicals company earned $391.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $390.54 million. Quaker Chemical had a return on equity of 10.59% and a net margin of 2.79%. Quaker Chemical's revenue for the quarter was up 85.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.51 earnings per share. View Quaker Chemical's earnings history.

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

Quaker Chemical announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 16th will be given a dividend of $0.385 per share on Thursday, April 30th. This represents a $1.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 15th. View Quaker Chemical's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for KWR?

3 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Quaker Chemical's shares. Their forecasts range from $153.00 to $204.00. On average, they expect Quaker Chemical's stock price to reach $171.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 52.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Quaker Chemical.

Has Quaker Chemical been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KWR stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Quaker Chemical earned a news impact score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutQuaker Chemical.

Are investors shorting Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totaling 1,670,000 shares, an increase of 8.4% from the February 13th total of 1,540,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 126,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 13.3 days. Approximately 12.8% of the company's shares 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), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Ford Motor (F), Altria Group (MO), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) and Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY).

Who are Quaker Chemical's key executives?

Quaker Chemical's management team includes the following 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)

What is Quaker Chemical's stock symbol?

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

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 $112.01.

How big of a company is Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $1.99 billion and generates $1.13 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $31.62 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.83 on an earnings per share basis. Quaker Chemical employs 4,500 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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  360 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  498 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  858
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 4/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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