Today’s top gainers include the company The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) which is in the industry Chemicals – Major Diversified, gaining 1.04% today. In the last week its performance is 2.14%, and 6.01% for the past quarter. Currently, The Dow Chemical Company, DOW has a target price of 59.71, so today’s gain of 1.04% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.02%.
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), has a market cap of 61013.65, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 69.00%.
At the current price of 53.54, it has a dividend yield of 3.44%, and its target price is 59.71. This is with a profit margin of 17.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.86. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) has a P/E of 8.13, as well as a forward P/E of 13.28.
With a current EPS of 6.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 14.06%,The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 27.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.08%.
Performance for the year is 17.87%. Since its IPO date on 6/1/1972, the total performance to date is 6.85%.
Volume today for The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), is 5200600, while its average volume is 5554.8. Whilst the total gain today was 1.04%, it did have a day high of -1.06%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.81%, and 1.43% for the month. The 52-week low for The Dow Chemical Company, DOW has been 36.62%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.81%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 21.80%, and its return on assets is 11.20%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) has an operating margin of 23.10%. With a sales growth of -7.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that The Dow Chemical Company, DOW is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.84, and has a current ratio of 2 and 1.4 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of The Dow Chemical Company? Well its PEG is 1.01, and the P/S is 1.32, along with a P/B of 2.39. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 8.35.