For DOW, the company now has $6.61 Billion of cash on the books, which is offset by $907 Million current liabilities. For the next 5 years, The Dow Chemical Company is expecting Growth of 6.98% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 21.49% per annum. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 13,711,963 shares of the company's stock worth $681,622,000 after buying an additional 835,249 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Enterprise Financial Services Corp boosted its position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) by 0.9% in the second quarter.
The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 3.16%, which was maintained for the month at 11.43%. Hudock Capital Group LLC raised its stake in Dow Chemical Company (The) by 4.8% in the second quarter.
San Francisco Sentry Investment Group CA increased its position in Dow Chemical Company (The) by 0.4% in the second quarter. The most recent short interest data show 1.1% of the company's stock are short sold. Adirondack Trust Co. now owns 2,248 shares of the company's stock worth $117,000 after buying an additional 915 shares during the period. The fund owned 163,510 shares of the company's stock after selling 3,734 shares during the period. The stock closed down 0.04 points or 0.07% at $61.22 with 5,001,658 shares getting traded.
SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) [Trend Analysis] considering as most desiring stocks in active trading lead, shares plummeted after opening to trade at $27.60 with volume of 4.94 Million shares. The firm's stock has a market capitalization of $77.08 bln. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, The Dow Chemical Company recorded a 52-week high of $64.36. The firm's 50 day moving average is $59.57 and its 200 day moving average is $55.61. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $65.00 price objective on shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) in a research note on Sunday, January 29th. The company reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.11. Dow Chemical Company (The) had a return on equity of 16.85% and a net margin of 8.97%. Company's annual sales growth for the past five year was 10.10%.
Now, the FactSet Research estimate calls for Q1 2017 earnings of US$0.96. According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $0.9, while the High earnings estimate is $1.07.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter a year ago was $0.96.
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The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 28th. Sanford C. Bernstein restated an "overweight" rating on shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) in a research report on Friday, December 23rd. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.22%. Ltd. boosted its position in Dow Chemical Company (The) by 2.1% in the second quarter.
This month, DuPont offered to sell a portion of its crop protection business and related research and development, while Dow agreed to sell its acid copolymers and ionomers business to South Korea's SK Innovation if the merger goes ahead. RBC Capital Markets reaffirmed a "top pick" rating and issued a $68.00 price objective (up from $65.00) on shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) in a research note on Friday, October 28th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada lifted their target price on Dow Chemical Company (The) from $68.00 to $72.00 and gave the company a "top pick" rating in a research note on Monday, December 19th.
When we look at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, the company has 1.85 rating given by Analysts where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 stands for Strong Sell.
A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in DOW.