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Quaker Chemical Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.53 (-1.94%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
37,901 shs
Average Volume
57,640 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.10 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Quaker Chemical

Quaker Houghton is engaged in the business of developing, producing and marketing formulated chemical specialty products. It operates through the following geographical segments: Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific, and Global Specialty Businesses. Its products include can making lubricants, cleaners, coatings, cold rolling oils, corrosion preventives, die casting lubricants, dust suppressants, greases, ground control agents, hot rolling oils, hydraulic fluids, industrial lubricants, longwall fluids, metal forming fluids, metal removal fluids, pickle oils, surface treatments, temper fluids, and tin plating. The company was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Conshohocken, PA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Miscellaneous products of petroleum & coal
Specialty Chemicals
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.42 billion
Cash Flow
$9.52 per share
Book Value
$77.32 per share


Net Income
$39.66 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$4.10 billion

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
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Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.95 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

19th out of 223 stocks

Miscellaneous Products Of Petroleum & Coal Industry

1st out of 2 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Quaker Chemical (NYSE:KWR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Quaker Chemical a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Quaker Chemical in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Quaker Chemical stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in KWR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Quaker Chemical's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Quaker Chemical's stock was trading at $146.11 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KWR shares have increased by 56.7% and is now trading at $228.94.
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When is Quaker Chemical's next earnings date?

Quaker Chemical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 24th 2022.
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How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Co. (NYSE:KWR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.56 by $0.07. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $449.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $419.68 million. Quaker Chemical had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.54% and a net margin of 8.92%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 22.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.56 earnings per share.
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How often does Quaker Chemical pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 17th. Investors of record on Monday, January 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.415 per share on Monday, January 31st. This represents a $1.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 13th.
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Is Quaker Chemical a good dividend stock?

Quaker Chemical pays an annual dividend of $1.66 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.71%. Quaker Chemical has been increasing its dividend for 14 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Quaker Chemical is 19.58%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Quaker Chemical will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.12% next year. This indicates that Quaker Chemical will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for KWR?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Quaker Chemical's shares. Their forecasts range from $300.00 to $300.00. On average, they expect Quaker Chemical's share price to reach $300.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Quaker Chemical's key executives?

Quaker Chemical's management team includes the following people:
  • Michael Francis Barry, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • L. Wilbert Platzer, SVP-Global Operations, EHS & Procurement
  • Shane W. Hostetter, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • David Slinkman, Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Robert T. Traub, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel

What is Michael F. Barry's approval rating as Quaker Chemical's CEO?

29 employees have rated Quaker Chemical CEO Michael F. Barry on Glassdoor.com. Michael F. Barry has an approval rating of 84% among Quaker Chemical's employees.

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), InterDigital (IDCC), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), STAG Industrial (STAG), HCA Healthcare (HCA), NVIDIA (NVDA) and AT&T (T).

What is Quaker Chemical's stock symbol?

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

Who are Quaker Chemical's major shareholders?

Quaker Chemical's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.02%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.22%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.60%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.63%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.22%) and Eaton Vance Management (1.18%). Company insiders that own Quaker Chemical stock include David Slinkman, David Will, Dieter Laininger, Hungary Holding Korlatolt Gulf, Joseph A Berquist, L Wilbert Platzer, Mark Douglas, Mary Dean Hall, Michael F Barry, Michael J Shannon and Shane Hostetter.
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Which institutional investors are selling Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Asset Management Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, BlackRock Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Quaker Chemical company stock in the last year include David Slinkman, David Will, Dieter Laininger, L Wilbert Platzer, Mary Dean Hall, Michael F Barry, and Michael J Shannon.
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Which institutional investors are buying Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eaton Vance Management, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, New York State Common Retirement Fund, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Maryland State Retirement & Pension System, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Barclays PLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Quaker Chemical's stock price today?

One share of KWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $228.94.

How much money does Quaker Chemical make?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $4.10 billion and generates $1.42 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $39.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.48 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Quaker Chemical have?

Quaker Chemical employs 4,200 workers across the globe.

Does Quaker Chemical have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Quaker Chemical: AC Products Inc., Applied Surface Concepts Holdings Ltd. , Binol AB, Binol Biosafe OY, Commonwealth Oil Corporation, DA Stuart India Private Limited, DA Stuart Shanghai Co, ECLI Products LLC, EFHCO LLC, Engineered Custom Lubricants, Engineered Custom Lubricants GmbH, Epmar Corporation, G.W. Smith and Sons, GH Holdings Inc., GHG Lubricants Holdings Limited, GHGL London Ltd., GHI Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., Global Houghton Ltd., Houghton (Shanghai) Specialty Industrial Fluids Co. Ltd, Houghton Argentina S.A., Houghton Asia Pacific Co. Limited, Houghton Australia Pty. Ltd., Houghton Benelux BV, Houghton CZ s.r.o, Houghton Canada Inc., Houghton Denmark AS, Houghton Deutschland GmbH, Houghton Europe BV, Houghton Holdings Limited, Houghton Iberica S.A. , Houghton International, Houghton International Inc., Houghton Italia S.p.A., Houghton Japan Co. Ltd., Houghton Kimya Sanayi AS, Houghton Magyarország Kft, Houghton Mexico S.A. de C.V., Houghton Oil (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd., Houghton Polska Sp. Zo.o., Houghton Romania S.R.L., Houghton S.A.S., Houghton Sverige AB, Houghton Taiwan Co. Limited, Houghton Technical Corp., Houghton Ukraine ToV, Houghton do Brazil Ltda., Houghton plc, Internationale Metall Impragnier GmbH, Lubricor Inc, Lubricor Inc., Lubricor Mexicana S.A. de C.V., Lubricor USA Inc., MIH Acquisition Company LLC, MX Systems International Ltd, Maldaner GmbH, NP Coil Dexter Industries, New Houghton Brazil Inc., Norman Hay Engineering Ltd., QH Chemical Limited, QH Europe BV, QH Holdings Limited, QH International Limited, Quaker (Thailand) Ltd., Quaker Australia Holdings Pty. Limited, Quaker Chemical (Australasia) Pty. Limited, Quaker Chemical (China) Co. Ltd., Quaker Chemical B.V., Quaker Chemical CV, Quaker Chemical Canada Holdings Inc., Quaker Chemical Canada Limited, Quaker Chemical Europe B.V., Quaker Chemical Holdings South Africa (Pty) Limited, Quaker Chemical India Private Limited, Quaker Chemical Industria e Comercio Ltda., Quaker Chemical Investment Management (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Quaker Chemical Limited, Quaker Chemical MEA FZE, Quaker Chemical Operacoes Ltda., Quaker Chemical Participacoes Ltda., Quaker Chemical S.A., Quaker Chemical S.r.l., Quaker Chemical Services EURL, Quaker Chemical South Africa (Pty.) Limited, Quaker China Holdings B.V., Quaker Denmark ApS, Quaker Houghton (Finco) Ltd., Quaker Houghton Holdings Limited, Quaker Houghton Holdings Ltd., Quaker Houghton International LP, Quaker Houghton Ltd., Quaker International Holdings LLC, Quaker Italia S.r.l., Quaker Russia B.V., Quaker Sales Europe BV, Quaker Shanghai Trading Company Limited, Quaker Spain Holding SLU, Quaker Specialty Chemicals (UK) Limited, SB Decking Inc., SIFCO Applied Surface Concepts (UK) Ltd, SIFCO Applied Surface Concepts LLC, SIFCO Concepts Sarl, SIFCO Concepts Sweden, Sterr & Eder Industrieservice GmbH, Summit Lubricants Inc, Summit Lubricants Inc., Surface Technology (Coventry) Ltd, Surface Technology (Dalian) Co Ltd, Surface Technology (East Kilbride) Ltd., Surface Technology (Leeds) Ltd, Surface Technology Aberdeen Ltd, Surface Technology Australia, Surface Technology Holdings Ltd., TecniQuimia Mexicana, Tecniquimia Mexicana S.A. de C.V., Thai Houghton 1993 Co. Ltd., Ultraseal Asia Limited, Ultraseal Chongqing Limited, Ultraseal Germany GmbH, Ultraseal International Group Ltd, Ultraseal Machinery Dongguan Ltd, Ultraseal Shanghai Limited, Ultraseal USA Inc., Unitek Servicios De Asesoria Especializad S.A de C.V., Verkol S.A.U., Verkol SAU, Wallover Enterprises Inc., Wallover Oil Company Incorporated, Wallover Oil Hamilton Inc., and Wuhan Quaker Technology Co. Ltd.

When was Quaker Chemical founded?

Quaker Chemical was founded in 1918.

What is Quaker Chemical's official website?

The official website for Quaker Chemical is www.quakerchem.com.

Where are Quaker Chemical's headquarters?

Quaker Chemical is headquartered at ONE QUAKER PARK 901 HECTOR STREET, CONSHOHOCKEN PA, 19428.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 610-832-4496.

This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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