Dow Chemical CoDOW:NYQ

49.24
0.13 / 0.26%
6.11m
53.06%
1.93
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As of Apr 24 2014 21:00 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 18, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 27 polled investment analysts covering The Dow Chemical Company advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Feb 21, 2012. The previous consensus forecast advised that The Dow Chemical Company would outperform the market.

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Buy4
Outperform5
Hold14
Underperform3
Sell0
No opinion0

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Share price forecast

The 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for The Dow Chemical Company have a median target of 54.00, with a high estimate of 62.00 and a low estimate of 36.00. The median estimate represents a 9.38% increase from the last price of 49.37. View Full Financials

High+25.9 %62.00
Med+9.7 %54.00
Low-26.9 %36.00

Dividends

In 2013, Dow Chemical Co reported a dividend of 1.28 USD, which represents a 5.79% increase over last year. The 14 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.38 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 7.66%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+5.79%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Apr 23, 2014, The Dow Chemical Company reported 1st quarter 2014 earnings of 0.79 per share. This result exceeded the 0.71 consensus of the 18 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 1st quarter results by 14.49%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Jul 23, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+5.60%

The Dow Chemical Company reported annual 2013 earnings of 2.48 per share on Jan 29, 2014.
The next earnings announcement from The Dow Chemical Company is expected the week of Jan 26, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+61.74%
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Revenue

The Dow Chemical Company had 1st quarter 2014 revenues of 14.46bn. This missed the 14.72bn consensus estimate of the 14 analysts following the company. This was 0.52% above the prior year's 1st quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.21%

The Dow Chemical Company had revenues for the full year 2013 of 57.08bn. This was 0.52% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+6.64%
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