Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) had declared a cash dividend of $0.3450 on Sep 21, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Oct 13, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Oct 17, 2016. On Sep 21, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 1.3690%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Oct 31, 2016.
Quaker Chemical Corp (KWR) made into the market gainers list on Thursdays trading session with the shares advancing 1.77% or 1.78 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $102.58, which is also near the day’s high of $102.83. The stock began the session at $101.45 and the volume stood at 79,539 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $103.21 and the 52 week low is $68.2. The company has a current market capitalization of $1,359 M and it has 1,32,49,759 shares in outstanding.
Quaker Chemical Corp(KWR) last announced its earnings results on Jul 27, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $186.91M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $187.77M. Earnings per share were $1.11. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $1.09.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On May 10, 2016, L Wilbert Platzer (VP & Managing Dtr – EMEA) sold 1,500 shares at $85.58 per share price.Also, On Apr 26, 2016, Joseph F Matrange (VP – Global Coatings) sold 4,000 shares at $90.00 per share price.On Mar 8, 2016, Michael F Barry (Chairman, CEO and President) sold 14,000 shares at $83.01 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Quaker Chemical Corporation is engaged in providing process fluids and chemical specialties to a range of industries including steel aluminum automotive mining aerospace tube and pipe cans and others. The Company develops produces and markets a range of formulated chemical specialty products. It offers chemical management services (CMS) for various heavy industrial and manufacturing applications. The Company operates through four segments: North America the Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Asia/Pacific and South America. The Companys principal products and services include rolling lubricants corrosion preventives metal finishing compounds machining and grinding compounds forming compounds bio-lubricants hydraulic fluids chemical milling maskants construction products specialty greases die casting lubricants and programs to provide chemical management services.