Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR): Price and Financial Metrics

Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR): $232.98

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  • KWR scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 72.28% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for KWR is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 206 days.
  • KWR's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 13.23% of US stocks).

KWR Stock Summary

  • KWR's went public 31.16 years ago, making it older than 84.79% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for KWR is currently 28.52, higher than 83.17% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • Over the past twelve months, KWR has reported earnings growth of -11,479.42%, putting it ahead of only 0.11% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to KWR, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are SXT, CTB, CFX, PSN, and PRMW.
  • KWR's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Quaker Chemical Corp's official web site, go to www.quakerchem.com.

KWR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KWR, see our KWR price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $279.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.92 (Hold)

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KWR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $232.98 52-week high $301.99
Prev. close $234.74 52-week low $162.28
Day low $231.38 Volume 34,900
Day high $234.32 Avg. volume 80,795
50-day MA $241.36 Dividend yield 0.67%
200-day MA $233.24 Market Cap 4.16B

Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR) Company Bio

Quaker Chemical Corporation is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and others. The company was founded in 1918 and is based in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.

KWR Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$232.98$136.04 -44%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for KWR, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Quaker Chemical Corp ranked in the 41th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 44%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Quaker Chemical Corp ended up being:

  • The company's balance sheet shows it gets 83% of its capital from equity, and 17% of its capital from debt. Its equity weight surpasses that of 54.85% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Basic Materials sector.
  • KWR's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 7%; for context, that number is higher than 45.79% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Quaker Chemical Corp's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than just 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.

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For other companies in the Basic Materials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as KWR, try TREC, ESI, NRP, SYNL, and CSTM.

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Latest KWR News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Quaker Chemical Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KWR as an investment opportunity.

Quaker Houghton  declares $0.395 dividend

Quaker Houghton  (KWR) declares $0.395/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 0.68%Payable July 30; for shareholders of record July 16; ex-div July 15.See KWR Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | May 12, 2021

Quaker Houghton Announces Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Quaker Houghton (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.395 per share, payable on July 30, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 16, 2021.

Yahoo | May 12, 2021

Deutsche Bank Stick to Their Buy Rating for Quaker Chemical By Investing.com

Deutsche Bank Stick to Their Buy Rating for Quaker Chemical

Investing.com | May 11, 2021

Quaker Chemical Corp (KWR) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

All of our plants around the world are operating, and we are continuing to meet our customer needs despite the increasingly challenging conditions caused by COVID as well as the current year global supply chain pressures that have impacted raw material availability. While we knew raw materials were increasing the last time we talked, the increases have continued longer and at a higher level than we expected.

Yahoo | May 7, 2021

Quaker Chemical Corp. to Host Earnings Call

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 7, 2021 / Quaker Chemical Corp. (NYSE:KWR) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2021 First Quarter Earnings call to be held on May 7, 2021 at 8:30 AM Eastern Time.

Yahoo | May 7, 2021

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KWR Price Returns

1-mo -4.52%
3-mo -17.67%
6-mo -8.06%
1-year 39.13%
3-year 53.33%
5-year 195.26%
YTD -7.77%
2020 55.41%
2019 -6.66%
2018 18.90%
2017 19.03%
2016 68.15%

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