Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 4 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 1 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. Not everyone is convinced about the stocks future, hence, the stock receives 1 Sell recommendation. A total of 6 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 12 research analysts is 2.33, which indicates as a Buy.
Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) has been rated by 9 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $65 and the lowest price target forecast is $47. The average forecast of all the analysts is $57.44 and the expected standard deviation is $5.92.
Shares of The Dow Chemical Company rose by 2.71% in the last five trading days and 0.96% for the last 4 weeks. The Dow Chemical Company is up 2.76% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 6.39%. Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $53.68, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $53.99 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $53.25 and closed the trading day at $53.78, in the green by 0.52%. The total traded volume for the day was 4,953,517. The stock had closed at $53.5 in the previous days trading.
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.