Today’s top gainers include the company The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) which is in the industry Chemicals – Major Diversified, gaining -2.44% today. In the last week its performance is 0.28%, and 5.04% for the past quarter. Currently, The Dow Chemical Company, DOW has a target price of 59.94, so today’s gain of -2.44% 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 60036.57, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 69.90%.
At the current price of 52.33, it has a dividend yield of 3.43%, and its target price is 59.94. 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 8.15, as well as a forward P/E of 13.17.
With a current EPS of 6.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 16.40%,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 8.06%.
Performance for the year is 21.80%. Since its IPO date on 6/1/1972, the total performance to date is 6.11%.
Volume today for The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), is 7354045, while its average volume is 6717.28. Whilst the total gain today was -2.44%, it did have a day high of -3.41%.
Volatility for this week has been at 0.80%, and 1.21% for the month. The 52-week low for The Dow Chemical Company, DOW has been 54.67%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.84%.
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 1.3, along with a P/B of 2.39. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 8.21.