Quaker Chemical (KWR) Raises Quarterly Dividend 6.7% to $0.32; Approves $100M Common Buyback Plan

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Quaker Chemical Announces Dividend Increase and Share Repurchase Program

May 6, 2015 10:15 AM EDT

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved several capital actions:

A 7% increase in the Company's quarterly cash dividend to $0.32 per share; and A new share repurchase program authorizing the Company to repurchase up to $100 million of its common stock.

Michael F. Barry, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President commented, "Today's announcement reflects our confidence in the future of Quaker and... More