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NYSE:NEUNewMarket Stock Price, Forecast & News

-14.05 (-3.12 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $436.96
50-Day Range
MA: $416.10
52-Week Range
Now: $436.96
Volume41,500 shs
Average Volume60,990 shs
Market Capitalization$4.78 billion
P/E Ratio17.59
Dividend Yield1.74%
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. It also provides fuel additives that are used to enhance the oil refining process and the performance of gasoline, diesel, biofuels, and other fuels to industry, government, original equipment manufacturers, and individual customers. The company has operations in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, India, Latin America, Canada, and the Middle East. NewMarket Corporation was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.63 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.19 billion
Cash Flow$29.60 per share
Book Value$58.44 per share


Net Income$254.29 million


Market Cap$4.78 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)

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NewMarket (NYSE:NEU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has NewMarket's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

NewMarket's stock was trading at $397.22 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NEU stock has increased by 10.0% and is now trading at $436.96. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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.

When is NewMarket's next earnings date?

NewMarket is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for NewMarket.

How were NewMarket's earnings last quarter?

NewMarket Co. (NYSE:NEU) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 22nd. The specialty chemicals company reported $7.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $6.11 by $1.56. The specialty chemicals company earned $559.42 million during the quarter. NewMarket had a return on equity of 43.71% and a net margin of 12.55%. View NewMarket's earnings history.

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

NewMarket announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $1.90 per share on Wednesday, July 1st. This represents a $7.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 12th. View NewMarket's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for NEU?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for NewMarket's shares. Their forecasts range from $420.00 to $420.00. On average, they expect NewMarket's stock price to reach $420.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.9%. View analysts' price targets for NewMarket.

Has NewMarket been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about NEU stock have been trending negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. NewMarket earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutNewMarket.

Are investors shorting NewMarket?

NewMarket saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 153,900 shares, a decrease of 16.9% from the April 30th total of 185,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 69,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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 Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Caterpillar (CAT), Carnival (CCL), Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Air Lease (AL), American Express (AXP), Franklin Resources (BEN) and Colgate-Palmolive (CL).

Who are NewMarket's key executives?

NewMarket's management team includes the following 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)

What is NewMarket's stock symbol?

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

Who are NewMarket's major shareholders?

NewMarket's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.11%), London Co. of Virginia (5.00%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.98%), State Street Corp (1.76%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.64%) and Invesco Ltd. (1.01%). Company insiders that own NewMarket stock include Bruce R Hazelgrove III, James E Rogers and Thomas E Gottwald. View institutional ownership trends for NewMarket.

Which major investors are selling NewMarket stock?

NEU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., AJO LP, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., and UBS Group AG. View insider buying and selling activity for NewMarket.

Which major investors are buying NewMarket stock?

NEU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including London Co. of Virginia, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Aperio Group LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Bessemer Group Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, AQR Capital Management LLC, and Citigroup Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $436.96.

How big of a company is NewMarket?

NewMarket has a market capitalization of $4.78 billion and generates $2.19 billion in revenue each year. NewMarket employs 2,089 workers across the globe.

What is NewMarket's official website?

The official website for NewMarket is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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