Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 15, 2013


Quaker Chemical Corporation ( KWR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KWR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.04% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $74.91, the dividend yield is 1.33%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KWR was $74.91, representing a -0.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.99 and a 64.17% increase over the 52 week low of $45.63.

KWR is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). KWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.05. Zacks Investment Research reports KWR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.6%, compared to an industry average of -4.6%.

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.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: DD , DOW , KWR

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