Quaker Chemical Stock Forecast, Price & News

-5.17 (-2.11 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $240.01
50-Day Range
MA: $253.37
52-Week Range
Now: $240.01
Volume68,293 shs
Average Volume88,364 shs
Market Capitalization$4.29 billion
P/E Ratio666.71
Dividend Yield0.65%
Quaker Chemical Corporation develops, produces, and markets various formulated chemical specialty products for a range of heavy industrial and manufacturing applications. It operates through four segments: Americas; Europe, Middle East, and Africa; Asia/Pacific; and Global Specialty Businesses. The company offers metal removal fluids, cleaning fluids, corrosion inhibitors, metal drawing and forming fluids, die cast mold releases, heat treatment and quenchants, metal forging fluids, hydraulic fluids, specialty greases, metal finishing fluids, offshore sub-sea energy control fluids, rolling lubricants, rod and wire drawing fluids, and surface treatment chemicals. It also provides chemical management services. The company serves steel, aluminum, automotive, aerospace, offshore, can, mining, and metalworking companies. 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
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.13 billion
Cash Flow$6.74 per share
Book Value$70.06 per share


Net Income$31.62 million


Market Cap$4.29 billion
Next Earnings Date5/10/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

2.03 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

39th out of 849 stocks

Miscellaneous Products Of Petroleum & Coal Industry

1st out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-5.17 (-2.11 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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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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Wall Street analysts have given Quaker Chemical a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Quaker Chemical wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Quaker Chemical's next earnings date?

Quaker Chemical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 10th 2021.
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How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Co. (NYSE:KWR) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 25th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.11. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $385.85 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $362.23 million. Quaker Chemical had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.63% and a net margin of 0.45%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.34 EPS.
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How has Quaker Chemical's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

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 stock has increased by 64.3% and is now trading at $240.01.
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How often does Quaker Chemical pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.395 per share on Friday, April 30th. This represents a $1.58 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 15th.
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Is Quaker Chemical a good dividend stock?

Quaker Chemical pays an annual dividend of $1.58 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.65%. Quaker Chemical has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Quaker Chemical is 27.10%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Quaker Chemical will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.87% 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 12-month target prices for Quaker Chemical's shares. Their forecasts range from $155.00 to $300.00. On average, they expect Quaker Chemical's stock price to reach $227.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.2%.
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Who are Quaker Chemical's key executives?

Quaker Chemical's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael F. Barry, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 63, Pay $2.8M)
  • Ms. Mary Dean Hall, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 63, Pay $726.82k)
  • Mr. Wilbert Platzer, Sr. VP of Global Operations, Environmental Health & Safety (“EHS”) and Procurement (Age 60, Pay $649.25k)
  • Mr. Robert T. Traub Esq., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56, Pay $618k)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Berquist, Sr. VP of Global Specialty Bus.es & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 50, Pay $695.99k)
  • Mr. Shane W. Hostetter, VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 40)
  • Dr. David H. Slinkman, Sr. VP & Chief Technology Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jan F. Nieman, VP of Global Strategy & Marketing and Global Leader – Grease & Fluid Power (Age 60)
  • Ms. Kym Johnson, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Dieter Laininger, Sr. VP & MD of Asia Pacific (Age 58)

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.

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), 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%) and Everence Capital Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Quaker Chemical stock include (Steve) Brockhurst Stephen, David Slinkman, Donald R Caldwell, 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Quaker Chemical company stock in the last year include David Slinkman, 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 buying Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Everence Capital Management Inc..
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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 $240.01.

How much money does Quaker Chemical make?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $4.29 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.

How many employees does Quaker Chemical have?

Quaker Chemical employs 4,200 workers across the globe.

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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