NewMarket Corporation Sets New 1-Year High at $298.27 (NEU)
NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) set a new 52-week high during trading hours on Friday, American Banking and Market News reports. The company traded as high as $298.27 and last traded at $297.34, with a volume of 18,118 shares. The stock had previously closed at $295.08.
NewMarket Corporation has a one year low of $233.18 and a one year high of $298.27. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $283. and its 200-day moving average is $274.5. The company has a market cap of $3.952 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.83.
NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 30th. The company reported $4.81 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of $4.87 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $583.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $612.17 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $4.12 earnings per share. NewMarket Corporation’s revenue was down .6% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that NewMarket Corporation will post $17.78 EPS for the current fiscal year.
NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) is a holding company, which is the parent company of Afton Chemical Corporation (Afton), Ethyl Corporation (Ethyl), NewMarket Services Corporation (NewMarket Services), and NewMarket Development Corporation (NewMarket Development).
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