Trend Analysis Report: The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)
- Author: Zachary Reyes Feb 11, 2017,
Feb 11, 2017, 4:06
Cowen and Company reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a $88.00 target price (up from $80.00) on shares of Eastman Chemical in a research report on Friday, December 23rd. Jefferies Group LLC restated a "hold" rating and set a $65.00 target price on shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd. The company's revenue was up 13.6% compared to the same quarter past year.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for The Dow Chemical Company and for the current quarter 18 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.97/share. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.93 EPS.
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) topped its 52-week high price of $61.73 on Jan 27, 2017 and 52-Week Low Price of $44.89 on Feb 12, 2016. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.93 EPS.
The Dow Chemical Company Gross Margin percentage stands at 0% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve month is 0 percent and Profit margin (ttm) is 0 Percent.
Heading into the stock price potential, The Dow Chemical Company needs to grow just 11.18% to cross its median price target of $67. The company earned $13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.36 billion. The company now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $78.64. The Stock now has the market capitalization of $67.18 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 8.8 and Weekly volatility of 0.97% and monthly volatility of 1.45% respectively. On average, analysts anticipate that Eastman Chemical Co. will post $6.74 EPS for the current fiscal year. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/02/10/dow-chemical-company-the-dow-raised-to-hold-at-vetr-inc.html. The day began at US$59.86 but the price moved to US$59.63 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$60.35. If you are reading this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States & global trademark and copyright law.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 28th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.05%. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share.
Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 8.8, a price to book ratio of 2.57, and a price to sales ratio of 1.4.
A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of EMN. Back on Jul 29, 2016, an upgrade report came from analysts at JP Morgan who in their research report assigned Overweight rating on the stock. Mizuho Asset Management Co. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$43.63 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$25.74.
Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America held its position in Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. Enterprise Financial Services Corp raised its position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) by 0.9% in the second quarter. Chicago Equity Partners LLC now owns 15,740 shares of the company's stock worth $782,000 after buying an additional 60 shares during the period.
Bristol Gate Capital Partners reduced its stake in Dow Chemical Co by 5.29% during the most recent quarter end.