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NYSE:KWRQuaker Chemical Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.33 (-0.16 %)
(As of 08/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $201.00
50-Day Range
MA: $191.86
52-Week Range
Now: $201.00
Volume64,800 shs
Average Volume135,911 shs
Market Capitalization$3.58 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.77%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.86 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous products of petroleum & coal
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.13 billion
Cash Flow$7.75 per share
Book Value$70.06 per share


Net Income$31.62 million


Market Cap$3.58 billion
Next Earnings Date11/10/2020 (Estimated)
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Quaker Chemical (NYSE:KWR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Quaker Chemical's stock 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 shares have increased by 37.6% and is now trading at $201.00.
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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 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Quaker Chemical's next earnings date?

Quaker Chemical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 10th 2020.
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How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.09. The specialty chemicals company earned $286.04 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $291.60 million. Quaker Chemical had a positive return on equity of 6.45% and a negative net margin of 2.46%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 17th will be given a dividend of $0.385 per share on Friday, July 31st. This represents a $1.54 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 16th.
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What price target have analysts set for KWR?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Quaker Chemical's shares. Their forecasts range from $153.00 to $156.00. On average, they anticipate Quaker Chemical's share price to reach $154.67 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 23.1%.
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Has Quaker Chemical been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KWR stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Quaker Chemical earned a daily sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories 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 stock's share price in the immediate future.
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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 Wireless (IDCC), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), HCA Healthcare (HCA), Pfizer (PFE), Stag Industrial (STAG) and AT&T (T).

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."

Who are Quaker Chemical's major shareholders?

Quaker Chemical's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.91%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.47%), Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ (0.96%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (0.95%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.89%) and Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado (0.74%). Company insiders that own Quaker Chemical stock include (Steve) Brockhurst Stephen, Dieter Laininger, Donald R Caldwell, Hungary Holding Korlatolt Gulf, Jeffry D Frisby, Joseph A Berquist, L Wilbert Platzer, Mark Douglas, Michael F Barry, Michael J Shannon, Ronald S Ettinger and Shane Hostetter.
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Which major investors are selling Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Greenhouse Funds LLLP, Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., ProShare Advisors LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Barclays PLC, BRYN MAWR TRUST Co, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Quaker Chemical company stock in the last year include Joseph A Berquist, L Wilbert Platzer, Mark Douglas, Michael F Barry, and Michael J Shannon.
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Which major investors are buying Quaker Chemical stock?

KWR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Macquarie Group Ltd., FMR LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Swiss National Bank, First Republic Investment Management Inc., and Raymond James & Associates.
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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 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 $201.00.

How big of a company is Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $3.58 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.

What is Quaker Chemical's official website?

The official website for Quaker Chemical is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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