Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

Marco Green
August 30, 2017

1,050,801 shares of the stock traded hands. It closed at $64.54 lastly. It has outperformed by 22.81% the S&P500. First Houston Capital invested 3% in Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW). South Dakota Invest Council holds 0.06% or 53,200 shares. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.95 EPS.

Stock of The Macerich Company (NYSE:MAC) surged 1.65% to reach $54.26 when the market ended on 08/25/2017. About 50 shares traded. BidaskClub raised Dow Chemical Company (The) from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. It has outperformed by 4.02% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering Braskem SA (NYSE:BAK), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Target Corporation had 60 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets initiated Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) rating on Wednesday, September 30. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday, September 28. On Wednesday, November 4 the stock rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight". As per Friday, October 23, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Raymond James downgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Thursday, December 17 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, July 24. Its up 1.63, from 1.37 in 2016Q3. Cowen Grp Incorporated, a New York-based fund reported 629,685 shares. It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $1E05 per share. It also reduced Privatebancorp Inc (NASDAQ:PVTB) stake by 8,049 shares and now owns 5,201 shares. Principal Fincl accumulated 3.42M shares. Argent Trust owns 31,815 shares for 0.53% of their portfolio. 741,000 were reported by First Republic Management. Clearbridge Investments Ltd Liability holds 0% or 155 shares. Rockefeller Services accumulated 8,893 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Invesco Limited accumulated 57,954 shares or 0% of the stock. The latest exchange of 4.41 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 4.94 Million shares.

Iguana Healthcare Management Llc increased Medicines Co (NASDAQ:MDCO) stake by 75,000 shares to 275,000 valued at $9.33 million in 2016Q4. Chemocentryx Inc (NASDAQ:CCXI) was raised too.

In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 16 Buys and 0 Sell among 20 analysts. Therefore 80% are positive.

The Dow Chemical Company (DOW) has been given an average price target of $73.59 from analysts, according to data collected by Finviz. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. The market capitalization of the company in the stock market is $7.69B. $61.64's average target is -4.49% below currents $64.54 stock price. Alembic Global Advisors set a $85.00 price target on shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Moreover, Rock Point Ltd Liability Com has 0.15% invested in Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) for 5,040 shares. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, October 2 by Wedbush. The company has a market cap of $78.67 billion, a P/E ratio of 27.54 and a beta of 1.13.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2016 Q4. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 1.3, current ratio was 1.9, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 0.71 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was 0.76.

Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 20 by TheStreet. Umb Natl Bank N A Mo stated it has 421,742 shares.

Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. RBC Capital Markets maintained Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) on Friday, October 28 with "Top Pick" rating. Chickasaw Capital Management Llc owns 57,600 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since August 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Security National Trust Commerce reported 38,259 shares or 0.79% of all its holdings. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada has invested 0.24% in Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW). Nuveen Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Com has 211,486 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Finally, WFG Advisors LP raised its stake in Dow Chemical Company (The) by 14.4% in the second quarter. (NASDAQ:MU). 223,127 are held by Profund Ltd Company. Clifford Swan Counsel Lc reported 0.05% stake. Adams Natural Res Fund holds 445,456 shares or 3.79% of its portfolio.

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