News articles about Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dow Chemical earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.2856107355101 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- We should appreciate the Chemical Safety Board Trump wants to kill (sentinelsource.com)
- Elemica Gains Significant Network Growth and Software Growth in 2017 Across the Chemical and Process Industry Markets (next-generation-communications.tmcnet.com)
- Comparing Dow Chemical (DOW) & Hawkins (HWKN) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Dow’s Kalmar: Digital transformation starts at the top (smartbrief.com)
- Editorial: Americans should appreciate the Chemical Safety Board. Trump wants to kill it. (stltoday.com)
Shares of Dow Chemical (NYSE DOW) traded up $1.75 during trading on Thursday, reaching $66.65. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 43,802,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,740,120. The company has a quick ratio of 1.32, a current ratio of 1.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68. The stock has a market cap of $83,740.00, a PE ratio of 27.89 and a beta of 1.13. Dow Chemical has a 1-year low of $51.57 and a 1-year high of $67.50.
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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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