Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Analyst Coverage: Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE:KWR)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE:KWR).

Most recent broker ratings

05/02/2016 – Quaker Chemical Corporation was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Seaport Global Securities. They now have a USD 94 price target on the stock.

02/16/2016 – Quaker Chemical Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies.

06/04/2015 – Global Hunter Securities began new coverage on Quaker Chemical Corporation giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 88 price target on the stock.

04/30/2015 – Quaker Chemical Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich. They now have a USD 90 price target on the stock.

01/06/2015 – Quaker Chemical Corporation was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 93.8 price target on the stock.

05/01/2014 – Quaker Chemical Corporation was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at First Analysis. They now have a USD 90 price target on the stock.

Quaker Chemical Corporation has a 50 day moving average of 102.14 and a 200 day moving average of 93.47. The stock’s market capitalization is 1.38B, it has a 52-week low of 68.20 and a 52-week high of 107.10.

The share price of the company (NYSE:KWR) was up +0.99%, with a high of 106.11during the day and the volume of Quaker Chemical Corporation shares traded was 62766.

Quaker Chemical Corporation is engaged in providing process fluids, chemical specialties and technical expertise to a range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans and others. The Company operates through four segments: North America, the Europe; Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Asia/Pacific, and South America. The Company develops, produces and markets a range of formulated chemical specialty products. The Company’s 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, temporary and permanent coatings, construction products, specialty greases, die casting lubricants and programs to provide chemical management services (CMS). The Company offers CMS for various heavy industrial and manufacturing applications.