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Quaker Houghton (also known as Quaker Chemical Corporation) is a global provider of manufacturing industrial process fluids and chemical management services to metals and metalworking markets. The company develops, produces, and markets a broad range of formulated specialty chemical products, including metal removal fluids, cleaning fluids, corrosion inhibitors, metal drawing and forming fluids, die cast mold releases, heat treatment and quenchants, metal forging fluids, hydraulic fluids, specialty greases, offshore sub-sea energy control fluids, rolling lubricants, rod and wire drawing fluids and surface treatment chemicals. Its customers include steel, aluminum, automotive, aerospace, offshore, can, mining, and metalworking companies.

TypePublic
Founded1918
HQConshohocken, PA, US
Websitequakerhoughton.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,500(+109%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.1 B(+31%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$275.8
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Quaker Houghton

Michael Barry

Michael Barry

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
Robert T. Traub

Robert T. Traub

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Joseph Berquist

Joseph Berquist

Senior Vice President, Global Businesses, Chief Strategy Officer
Jeewat Bijlani

Jeewat Bijlani

Senior Vice President, Managing Director, Americas
Mary Dean Hall

Mary Dean Hall

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
Kym Johnson

Kym Johnson

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources, Chief Human Resources Officer
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Quaker Houghton Office Locations

Quaker Houghton has offices in Conshohocken, Bingham Farms, Dayton, Detroit and in 17 other locations
Conshohocken, PA, US (HQ)
901 E Hector St
Bingham Farms, MI, US
30150 Telegraph Rd #205
Dayton, OH, US
1700 Spaulding Rd
Detroit, MI, US
14301 Birwood Ave
Middletown, OH, US
3431 Yankee Rd
Buenos Aires, AR
7th floor, Libertad 1039
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Quaker Houghton Financials and Metrics

Quaker Houghton Revenue

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Quaker Houghton's revenue was reported to be $1.13 b in FY, 2019 which is a 30.7% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

367.2m

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

140.2m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

38.2%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

27.3m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

34.9m

Market capitalization (20-Jan-2021)

4.9b

Closing stock price (20-Jan-2021)

275.8

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

155.8m

EV

5.7b
Quaker Houghton's current market capitalization is $4.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

820.1m867.5m1.1b

Revenue growth, %

10%6%31%

Cost of goods sold

528.6m555.2m741.4m

Gross profit

291.5m312.3m392.1m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

89.9m104.1m123.5m

Accounts Receivable

208.4m202.1m376.0m

Inventories

87.2m94.1m175.0m

Current Assets

406.6m418.5m716.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

90.6m98.8m109.1m92.6m90.2m99.8m72.0m86.4m128.2m316.4m322.5m155.8m

Accounts Receivable

201.9m201.5m218.2m218.1m213.5m214.1m208.0m210.3m370.7m357.9m300.0m338.9m

Prepaid Expenses

43.0m52.8m52.6m

Inventories

87.1m87.9m90.3m96.3m95.9m96.6m92.9m94.5m174.4m81.8m80.3m77.9m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

22.3m59.8m31.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

20.0m19.7m44.9m

Inventories

(6.1m)(10.5m)10.8m

Accounts Payable

12.4m190.0k(8.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Quaker Houghton Operating Metrics

Quaker Houghton's Customers was reported to be 15 k in Mar, 2020.
Mar, 2020Apr, 2020

Customers

15 k

Manufacturing Locations

35

Product Lines

19
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Quaker Houghton Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Houghton InternationalApril 05, 2017$172.50 m
Lubricor IncNovember 30, 2016$11.80 m
Verkol SAUJuly 30, 2015
Binol ABNovember 03, 2014$18.90 m
Engineered Custom LubricantsAugust 15, 2014$52 m
NP Coil Dexter IndustriesJuly 02, 2012
G.W. Smith and SonsOctober 01, 2011
TecniQuimia MexicanaJuly 12, 2011
Summit Lubricants IncDecember 31, 2010$30 m
Epmar CorporationJanuary 01, 2002
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Quaker Houghton Revenue Breakdown

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Quaker Houghton revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 47.8% from Americas, 27.9% from EMEA and 24.4% from Asia/Pacific

Quaker Houghton Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

67/100

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Quaker Houghton Online and Social Media Presence

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Quaker Houghton Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    73/100

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Quaker Houghton News and Updates

Quaker Houghton Announces Third Quarter Results

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation ("the Company", also known as Quaker Houghton; NYSE: KWR) today announced third quarter results and provided an update regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company. Third quarter of 2020 net sales...

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces First Quarter Earnings And Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its first quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: May 2, 2019 (after market close) Visit Quaker's...

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings and Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its fourth quarter and full year earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: February 28, 2019 (after market close)...

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Third Quarter Earnings And Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its third quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: November 1, 2018 (after market close) Visit Quaker's...

Quaker Houghton Blogs

Metal Finishing Brochure

Anodizing and paint pre-treatment give aluminum both needed corrosion resistance and improved finish appearance. The anodic coating provides outstanding corrosion resistance that an be used with several attractive decorative colors. The post Metal Finishing Brochure appeared first on Quaker Houghto…

Quaker Houghton Announces Third Quarter 2020 Results

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA – Quaker Chemical Corporation (“the Company”, also known as Quaker Houghton; NYSE: KWR) today announced third quarter results and provided an update regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company. The post Quaker Houghton Announces Third Quarter 2020 Results appeared f…

General Motors India Awards Quaker Houghton FLUIDCARE™ Team

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA (October 20, 2020) – Quaker Houghton’s QH FLUIDCARE™ team based at the General Motors (GM) plant in Talegaon, Maharashtra, India, was acknowledged and awarded commendation letters for the excellent efforts in ensuring a smooth workflow during the COVID pandemic. The post General Mot…

FMB 2019 – The Supplier Show for Mechanical Engineering

FMB brings manufacturers, designers and purchasers purposefully together and presents the entire spectrum of the supply industry for machinery and plant construction, including the corresponding services, amongst which market leaders in the field of drive technology, control technology and assembly …

Parts2Clean

Parts2clean is the leading international trade fair for industrial parts and surface cleaning, which takes place once a year in Stuttgart. National and international exhibitors show the latest innovations, products and technologies in the areas of cleaning, maintenance, recycling and disposal and of…

NADCA 2019

Quaker is recognized as the technical leader in the die cast lubricant field. Our innovative solutions provide the key to die casting lubricant performance. The post NADCA 2019 appeared first on Quaker Chemical Corporation.
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Quaker Houghton Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Quaker Houghton founded?

    Quaker Houghton was founded in 1918.

  • Who are Quaker Houghton key executives?

    Quaker Houghton's key executives are Michael Barry, Robert T. Traub and Joseph Berquist.

  • How many employees does Quaker Houghton have?

    Quaker Houghton has 4,500 employees.

  • What is Quaker Houghton revenue?

    Latest Quaker Houghton annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • What is Quaker Houghton revenue per employee?

    Latest Quaker Houghton revenue per employee is $251.9 k.

  • Who are Quaker Houghton competitors?

    Competitors of Quaker Houghton include Bodycote, Innospec and MacDermid Enthone.

  • Where is Quaker Houghton headquarters?

    Quaker Houghton headquarters is located at 901 E Hector St, Conshohocken.

  • Where are Quaker Houghton offices?

    Quaker Houghton has offices in Conshohocken, Bingham Farms, Dayton, Detroit and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Quaker Houghton have?

    Quaker Houghton has 21 offices.