Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) managed to eke out gains of 1.15% in intraday trade. The share price increased by 0.6 points to $52.79. Till last observation, the net money flow was recorded at a negative $(-25.58) million. The total inflow of $31.4 million in upticks was completely overshadowed by an outflow of $56.98 million in downticks, giving the up/down ratio a value of 0.55. The shares have seen a change of -1.11% in the past week.A block trade occurred in the company shares in which the composite value of the upticks was $8.39 million and the composite value in downticks was $35.8 million. The resultant up/down ratio for the block exchange was 0.23. The block trade had a negative money flow of $(-27.41) million.
The Dow Chemical Company has dropped 0.84% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 4.17% in the last 4 weeks. The Dow Chemical Company is up 3.38% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 3.74%.
Currently the company Insiders own 0.97% of Dow Chemical Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 70.89% of Dow Chemical Company (The) shares. . On the companys insider trading activities, Ruiz Fernando, officer (Corporate VP & Treasurer) of Dow Chemical Co /De/, unloaded 20,000 shares at an average price of $52.35 on November 3, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $1,047,000, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) rose 1.42% or 0.74 points on Friday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $52.21 the stock was seen hitting $52.94 as a peak level and $52.08 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $52.93. The daily volume was measured at 8,380,800 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $57.1 and the 52-week low is $35.11. The company has a market cap of $59,431 million.
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is as an integrated science and technology company. The Company is a diversified, manufacturer and supplier of products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services across the world. The Company operates in five segments: Agricultural Sciences, Consumer Solutions, Infrastructure Solutions, Performance Materials & Chemicals and Performance Plastics. The Company serves various industries, such as appliance, automotive, agricultural, building and construction, chemical processing, electronics, furniture, housewares, oil and gas, packaging, paints, coatings and adhesives, personal care, pharmaceutical, processed foods, pulp and paper, textile and carpet, utilities and water treatment.