Impact of Brokerage Rating on Dow Chemical Company (The)(DOW)

A Corporate VP & Treasurer in the company, RUIZ FERNANDO, disclosed a transaction on Tuesday November 03, 2015 that ended up generating $1,047,000 from the sale of 20,000 shares at $52.35 per share. LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 15th largest position. Intrust Bank NA increased its position in shares of Eastman Chemical Company by 2.7% in the third quarter.

Indicating how profitable this stock is relative to its assets, the ROA value is observed at 5.10%. Finally, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC purchased a new position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) during the fourth quarter valued at $136,168,000.

The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $1.84 and an annual Dividend Yield of 2.98 Percent. BELL JAMES A now owns 32,906 shares in the company after this transaction. 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. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 13.17 Billion and 12.17 Billion respectively. The stock's 50 day moving average is $58.98 and its 200-day moving average is $55.31. After this transaction, the insider's stake stands at 32,424 shares, with a market value of $1984025.

During the most recent trading session, shares of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) changed +0.531%. The reported earnings per share topped the analyst's consensus by $0.06 with the percentage difference between estimated and actual earnings arriving at 25.00%. Eastman Chemical Company had a return on equity of 22.70% and a net margin of 9.61%. (NYSE:AIG) is expected to report revenue of $12.56 Billion for the current quarter, according to consensus estimate of 4 analysts. Analysts mean target price for The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) is $66.78 while their mean recommendation is 2.00 (1=Buy, 5=sell). On average, analysts predict that Dow Chemical Company will post $4.08 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. 1 analysts call it Underweight, while 2 think it is Overweight. DOW has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 18.79, Forward P/E of 14.18, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 10.32 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 0. Everence Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Dow Chemical Company (The) by 94.0% in the second quarter. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright and trademark law. State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) by 5.7% in the fourth quarter.

A number of brokerages recently weighed in on DOW. ADSK right now sits at consensus rating of 2.30 while 7 analysts have advocated the shares as "BUY", 5 calls it an "OUTPERFORM" and 7 suggest "HOLD".

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on EMN. The company has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $64.97. Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Jan 30, 2017 to Equal Weight, Raises Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $80.Eastman Chemical Company was Downgraded by Standpoint Research to Hold on Jan 24, 2017. TheStreet upgraded Eastman Chemical Company from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, November 11th.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on The Dow Chemical Company, where 6 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 9 analysts have given a Buy signal, 4 said it's a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.