Quaker Chemical Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:KWR)

$161.01
-1.61 (-0.99 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$160.49
Now: $161.01
$164.66
50-Day Range
$149.49
MA: $162.01
$183.26
52-Week Range
$149.09
Now: $161.01
$224.30
Volume186,852 shs
Average Volume107,978 shs
Market Capitalization$2.15 billion
P/E Ratio26.66
Dividend Yield0.95%
Beta1.55
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$7.4507 per share
Book Value$32.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income$59.47 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,160
Market Cap$2.15 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (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, September 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.385 per share on Thursday, October 31st. This represents a $1.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 16th. View Quaker Chemical's Dividend History.

How were Quaker Chemical's earnings last quarter?

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 1st. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.56 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.56. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $205.87 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $223.15 million. Quaker Chemical had a return on equity of 18.35% and a net margin of 6.69%. The firm's revenue was down 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.56 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, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Quaker Chemical.

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 $176.00 to $198.00. On average, they expect Quaker Chemical's share price to reach $187.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Quaker Chemical.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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.

Has Quaker Chemical been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KWR stock have been trending somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Quaker Chemical earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Quaker Chemical.

Are investors shorting Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,012,500 shares, an increase of 8.7% from the July 31st total of 931,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 98,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 10.3 days. Approximately 8.8% of the shares of the company 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?

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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.35%), BlackRock Inc. (14.35%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.27%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (10.70%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (7.37%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.57%). Company insiders that own Quaker Chemical stock include 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, Shane Hostetter and William Roland Cook. 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of America Corp DE, Vanguard Group Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Eagle Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Quaker Chemical company stock in the last year include Dieter Laininger, Donald R Caldwell, Jeffry D Frisby, Joseph A Berquist, L Wilbert Platzer, Mark Douglas, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Atria Investments LLC, Atria Investments LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado. 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 $161.01.

How big of a company is Quaker Chemical?

Quaker Chemical has a market capitalization of $2.15 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:  273 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  409 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  682
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 9/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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