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KWR Quaker Chemical PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of May 21, 2024, the Quaker Chemical stock's PE ratio is 29.66. This takes into account the latest EPS of $6.58 and stock price of $195.15. The PE ratio marks a decrease of 82% from its last 4 quarters average of 164.4.

KWR PE ratio history

How has KWR's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Quaker Chemical has averaged 65.27 over the last ten years. The current P/E ratio of 29.66 is 55% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, KWR's PE ratio peaked in the Sep 2020 quarter at 417.93, when the price was $179.71 and the EPS was $0.43. The lowest point was in the Sep 2014 quarter, when it reached 16.37 with a price of $71.69 and an EPS of $4.38.


Quaker Chemical PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 257.49% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -70.09% in 2021

Year PE ratio Change
2023 34.04 N/A
2022 N/A N/A
2021 33.99 -70.09%
2020 113.63 43.65%
2019 79.1 98.49%
2018 39.85 -59.57%
2017 98.56 257.49%
2016 27.57 37.03%
2015 20.12 -6.68%
2014 21.56 19.71%

KWR average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of KWR for the past years

KWR's current PE ratio is lower than its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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KWR PE vs peers

What is KWR's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peers WDFC and NTIC, KWR's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than HWKN's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
HWKN Hawkins Inc 24.57 $1.85B
KWR Quaker Chemical Corp 29.66 $3.51B
NTIC Northern Technologies International Corp 37.67 $170.45M
WDFC Wd 40 Co 47.41 $3.23B
ACET Adicet Bio Inc N/A $132.3M

Frequently asked questions

What is Quaker Chemical's PE ratio?

KWR's price to earnings ratio is 29.66 as of May 21, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Quaker Chemical (KWR)?

The 3-year average price to earnings ratio for KWR stock is 84.35.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Quaker Chemical (KWR)?

The 5-year average price to earnings ratio for KWR stock is 101.37.

What is the highest PE ratio for KWR?

Over the last ten years, the Sep 2020 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 417.93.

How does the current PE ratio for KWR compare to its historical average?

KWR's price to earnings ratio is currently 55% below its 10-year historical average.

How is KWR's PE ratio calculated (Quaker Chemical PE ratio formula)?

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (May 21, 2024), Quaker Chemical's share price is $195.15. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $6.58. Therefore, Quaker Chemical's PE ratio for today is 29.66. PE RATIO(29.66) = STOCK PRICE($195.15) / TTM EPS($6.58)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.