Today’s top gainers include the company The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) which is in the industry Chemicals – Major Diversified, gaining 0.38% today. In the last week its performance is -0.34%, and 6.17% for the past quarter. Currently, The Dow Chemical Company, DOW has a target price of 60.06, so today’s gain of 0.38% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.28%.
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), has a market cap of 60060.18, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 70.30%.
At the current price of 53.69, it has a dividend yield of 3.44%, and its target price is 60.06. This is with a profit margin of 17.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.86. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) has a P/E of 10.81, as well as a forward P/E of 13.46.
With a current EPS of 4.95, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 14.82%,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 6.29%.
Performance for the year is 17.78%. Since its IPO date on 6/1/1972, the total performance to date is 5.81%.
Volume today for The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), is 1255915, while its average volume is 6702.44. Whilst the total gain today was 0.38%, it did have a day high of -0.90%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.30%, and 1.48% for the month. The 52-week low for The Dow Chemical Company, DOW has been 58.70%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.38%.
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 22.70%. 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 1.72, and the P/S is 1.27, along with a P/B of 2.38. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 8.22.