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NYSE:NEU - NewMarket Stock Price, Forecast & News

-4.31 (-0.89 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $479.90
50-Day Range
MA: $487.91
52-Week Range
Now: $479.90
Volume60,918 shs
Average Volume56,915 shs
Market Capitalization$5.37 billion
P/E Ratio23.59
Dividend Yield1.56%
NewMarket Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the petroleum additives businesses. The company offers lubricant additives for use in various vehicle and industrial applications, including engine oils, transmission fluids, off-road powertrain and hydraulic systems, gear oils, hydraulic oils, turbine oils, metalworking fluids, and other applications where metal-to-metal moving parts are utilized; and engine oil, driveline, and industrial additives. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.29 billion
Cash Flow$26.44 per share
Book Value$42.96 per share


Net Income$234.73 million


Market Cap$5.37 billion
Next Earnings Date2/5/2020 (Estimated)

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NewMarket (NYSE:NEU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NewMarket's stock symbol?

NewMarket trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NEU."

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

NewMarket announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 24th. Investors of record on Monday, December 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.90 per share on Thursday, January 2nd. This represents a $7.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 13th. View NewMarket's Dividend History.

How were NewMarket's earnings last quarter?

NewMarket Co. (NYSE:NEU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The specialty chemicals company reported $6.06 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $5.93 by $0.13. The specialty chemicals company earned $555.82 million during the quarter. NewMarket had a return on equity of 47.54% and a net margin of 12.17%. View NewMarket's Earnings History.

When is NewMarket's next earnings date?

NewMarket is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for NewMarket.

What price target have analysts set for NEU?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for NewMarket's stock. Their forecasts range from $420.00 to $420.00. On average, they anticipate NewMarket's share price to reach $420.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for NewMarket.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NewMarket?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NewMarket in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for NewMarket.

Has NewMarket been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NEU stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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. NewMarket earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news 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 stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for NewMarket.

Are investors shorting NewMarket?

NewMarket saw a drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 169,700 shares, a drop of 12.5% from the November 14th total of 193,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 55,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 2.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. View NewMarket's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of NewMarket's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of NewMarket own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NewMarket investors own include Caterpillar (CAT), Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH), Lam Research (LRCX), PepsiCo (PEP), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Air Lease (AL), American Express (AXP), Colgate-Palmolive (CL) and Cummins (CMI).

Who are NewMarket's key executives?

NewMarket's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas E. Gottwald, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Brian D. Paliotti, VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Bruce R. Hazelgrove III, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. M. Rudolph West, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 65)
  • Ms. Regina Anne Harm, Pres of Afton Chemical Corp. (Age 54)

Who are NewMarket's major shareholders?

NewMarket's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (1.66%), Squarepoint Ops LLC (0.31%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.29%), Millennium Management LLC (0.29%), JLB & Associates Inc. (0.23%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.21%). Company insiders that own NewMarket stock include Bruce R Hazelgrove III, Cameron D Warner, James E Rogers and Thomas E Gottwald. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NewMarket.

Which institutional investors are selling NewMarket stock?

NEU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Rhumbline Advisers, Lowe Brockenbrough & Co. Inc., New York State Teachers Retirement System, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Brinker Capital Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. Company insiders that have sold NewMarket company stock in the last year include Bruce R Hazelgrove III, James E Rogers and Thomas E Gottwald. View Insider Buying and Selling for NewMarket.

Which institutional investors are buying NewMarket stock?

NEU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, W.E. Donoghue & Co. LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System and Man Group plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for NewMarket.

How do I buy shares of NewMarket?

Shares of NEU 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 NewMarket's stock price today?

One share of NEU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $479.90.

How big of a company is NewMarket?

NewMarket has a market capitalization of $5.37 billion and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $234.73 million in net income (profit) each year or $20.34 on an earnings per share basis. NewMarket employs 2,089 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About NewMarket.

What is NewMarket's official website?

The official website for NewMarket is http://www.newmarket.com/.

How can I contact NewMarket?

NewMarket's mailing address is 330 SOUTH FOURTH STREET, RICHMOND VA, 23219. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 804-788-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for NewMarket (NYSE NEU)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  232 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  412
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NewMarket and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NEU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NEU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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