Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 15, 2014


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Quaker Chemical Corporation ( KWR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 15, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased KWR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $75.48, the dividend yield is 1.59%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KWR was $75.48, representing a -7.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.70 and a 17.53% increase over the 52 week low of $64.22.

KWR is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ). KWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.2. Zacks Investment Research reports KWR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.86%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KWR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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