Media coverage about Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dow Chemical earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.4685976407127 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
- IBM And Maersk Teaming Up To Create New Blockchain Company (techtimes.com)
- Dow plant collision kills 1, injures another (thefacts.com)
- Stocks Retreat After Dow Crosses 26000 Milestone (foxbusiness.com)
- Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018: Dow FASTRACK Technology Helps Pave the Road to PyeongChang (aroundtherings.com)
- Death reported at Dow (thefacts.com)
Shares of Dow Chemical (DOW) opened at $66.65 on Thursday. Dow Chemical has a 52-week low of $51.57 and a 52-week high of $67.50. The stock has a market capitalization of $83,740.00, a PE ratio of 27.89 and a beta of 1.13. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a quick ratio of 1.32 and a current ratio of 1.93.
About Dow Chemical
The Dow Chemical Company manufactures and supplies products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services. The Company’s segments include Agricultural Sciences, which is engaged in providing crop protection and seed/plant biotechnology products and technologies, urban pest management solutions and healthy oils; Consumer Solutions, which consists of Consumer Care, Dow Automotive Systems, Dow Electronic Materials and Consumer Solutions-Silicones businesses; Infrastructure Solutions, which consists of Dow Building & Construction, Dow Coating Materials, Energy & Water Solutions, Performance Monomers and Infrastructure Solutions-Silicones businesses; Performance Materials & Chemicals, which consists of Chlor-Alkali and Vinyl, Industrial Solutions and Polyurethanes businesses, and Performance Plastics, which consists of Dow Elastomers, Dow Electrical and Telecommunications, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, Energy and Hydrocarbons businesses.
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