Published: Thu, February 16, 2017
Economy | By Melissa Porter

ROE of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) stands at 16.2

One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $12.48 billion, with earnings at $0.91/share. A company with a high P/E ratio usually indicated positive future performance and investors are willing to pay more for this company's shares. The high end of the earnings forecast is $1.45 per share and low end is $0.97 per share. The overall volume in the last trading session was 4.51 million shares. Based on an average daily volume of 6,366,108 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 2.1 days.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 5.1%. NEXT Financial Group Inc increased its position in shares of Eastman Chemical Company by 3.0% in the third quarter. 11 brokerage firms are now covering Eastman Chemical Company. Intrust Bank NA increased its position in shares of Eastman Chemical Company by 2.7% in the third quarter. With an institutional ownership near 70.8%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 3.28. The 1 year EPS growth rate is 8.50%. Boston Private Wealth LLC now owns 97,170 shares of the company's stock worth $4,830,000 after buying an additional 2,098 shares in the last quarter. He performs analysis of Companies and publicizes important information for investor/traders community.

Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock had a trading volume of 569,895 shares.

Growth Estimate for The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) is projected at 9 percent in the Current Quarter and 10.5 percent in the Next Quarter, according to analysts. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $75.63 and its 200 day moving average price is $69.68.

On Dec 16 The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.99/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.88/Share by the difference of $0.11. The company reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.88 by $0.11. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 16.2% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.9 percent. The company had revenue of $13020.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $12364.56 million. The world's largest steelmaker by output swung from a $7.9bn net loss in 2015 - its worst performance since the megamerger of Mittal Steel and Arcelor in 2006 - to a net profit of $1.8bn a year ago. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 6.98%.

The Dow Chemical Company is now showing 9.4% EPS growth this year. If you are accessing this piece on another website, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of U.S. and global trademark and copyright law. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at This rating was issued on 10/10/16.

18 analysts projected Price Targets for The Dow Chemical Company. The rating firm issued a Buy rating to this company in a research note released on Oct 10, 2016. Ngam Advisors L.P. now owns 161,697 shares of the company's stock worth $8,038,000 after buying an additional 44,022 shares in the last quarter. Vetr raised shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $63.72 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 1.42 and price to earnings ratio of 18.79 attracting passive investors.

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. 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 has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $64.97. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Following the transaction, the Director is left with a stake of 71.88 shares, now valued at $4398.

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