Dow Chemical Co (DOW)

pos +0.10
Today's Range: 51.79 - 52.28 | DOW Avg Daily Volume: 5,579,300
Last Update: 09/30/16 - 4:03 PM EDT
Volume: 6,631,200
YTD Performance: 0.68%
Open: $52.04
Previous Close: $51.73
52 Week Range: $40.26 - $57.10
Oustanding Shares: 1,126,830,305
Market Cap: 58,290,931,678
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for DOW
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 5 4
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 2
Hold 6 6 6 7
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.33 2.33 2.23 2.23
Latest Dividend: 0.46
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.56%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/28/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 7.57
Price Earnings Comparisons:
DOW Sector Avg. S&P 500
7.57 10.40 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
4.26% 22.24% 34.97%
Revenue -16.10 -0.10 -0.05
Net Income 102.70 6.10 0.91
EPS 104.60 8.10 1.07
Earnings for DOW:
Revenue 48.78B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $0.78 $0.92 $3.54 $3.96
Number of Analysts 8 6 9 9
High Estimate $0.88 $0.99 $3.72 $4.23
Low Estimate $0.67 $0.79 $3.35 $3.55
Prior Year $0.82 $0.93 $3.47 $3.54
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -5.03% -1.25% 2.15% 11.72%
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Jim Cramer

 | Sep 9, 2016 | 1:02 PM EDT
Jim Cramer is skeptical the Dow Chemical merger with DuPont will be approved by regulators.

Tony Owusu

 | Sep 9, 2016 | 8:34 AM EDT
Dow Chemical and Dupont's proposed merger could face regulatory hurdles in Europe as regulators paused their review of the deal due to insufficient...

Anders Keitz

 | Sep 7, 2016 | 11:13 AM EDT
Bayer increases its latest offering to entice Monsanto, as regulators look closely at agribusiness mergers.

Tony Owusu

 | Aug 31, 2016 | 12:15 PM EDT
But even if Dow/DuPont merger fails, Dow is in good stead.

Jim Cramer

 | Aug 30, 2016 | 11:38 AM EDT
Jim Cramer says he doesn't think the Monsanto and Bayer merger will be approved by regulators.

Jim Cramer

 | Aug 29, 2016 | 10:14 AM EDT
I learned a long time ago, don’t outthink it.

Doug Kass

 | Aug 12, 2016 | 5:05 PM EDT
The U.S. dollar weakened. The price of crude oil rose again by more than $1 to $44.53. Gold fell by $9 to $1,341. Agricultural commodities were volatile: wheat +6, corn +2, soybean -1 and oats -1. Lumber +1.50 after yesterday's sharp fall. Bonds reversed yesterday's losses, and I lost on my short bond trade/investment! Yields on the 10-year and long bond fell by five basis points. iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) gained more than a beaner. The 2s/10s spread flattened a bit to nearly 80 basis points. Municipals were well-bid, and closed-end muni funds were better. Junk bonds were up modestly. Banks had a second weak day in a row. Insurers and brokerages also were lower as yields fell. Energy stocks rallied. Auto stocks were lower. Ag equipment faded. Retail continued to sparkle, led by Nordstrom (JWN) (small short), Target (TGT) and Foot Locker (FL) (small short). Old tech was moribund. Biotech flat lined. Media was conspicuously lower. Staples were non-descript. Is (T)FANG getting tired? In individual stocks, my long fav DuPont (DD) was down nearly 2% on a European Union "in depth" review of the planned DuPont/Dow (DOW) merger, which could also jeopardize Bayer's quest for Monsanto (MON) . Sanford Bernstein is concerned. Here are some value-added contributions on our site today: Jim "El Capitan" Cramer, like Chauncey Gardiner, is watching. And he also opines on Twitter's "point of intent."  Mark "Summer in the City" Sebastain on volatility.  Eric Jackson on comparing Amazon AMZN (then) to Tesla TSLA (now). Strong analysis!  Guy Ortmann on valuations.  Tom Graff on retail sales and the Fed.  Enjoy the weekend!

bullishDow Chemical upgraded at JP Morgan

Jul 29, 2016 | 7:21 AM EDT
DOW was upgraded from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. $60 price target. Company is cutting costs and can continue to drive growth following the Dupont merger.

Jim Cramer

 | Jul 28, 2016 | 1:43 PM EDT
Second quarter earnings have been mixed so far, according to Jim Cramer.

Jim Cramer

 | Jul 28, 2016 | 11:17 AM EDT
It's unclear if the Dow Chemical and Dupont merger will take place, according to TheStreet's Jim Cramer.
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