Huntsman Corporation (HUN) Receives ‘Analyst’ Rating

Huntsman Corporation (HUN) : 4 analysts are covering Huntsman Corporation (HUN) and their average rating on the stock is 2, which is read as a Buy. 2 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 4, which recommends a Sell affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 2 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.

Huntsman Corporation (HUN) : The most positive equity analysts on Huntsman Corporation (HUN) expects the shares to touch $20, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $19 in the short term. The company is covered by 2 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $19.5 with an expected fluctuation of $0.71 from the mean.


Also, Major Brokerage house, Citigroup maintains its ratings on Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN). In the latest research report, Citigroup raises the target price from $16 per share to $17 per share. According to the latest information available, the shares are now rated Neutral by the analysts at the agency. The rating by the firm was issued on July 15, 2016.

Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN): The stock opened in the green at $14.73 on Thursday, but the bulls found it difficult to push the prices higher. The stock reached a high of $14.9 and a low of $14.41 for the day. The stock did not find buyers even at the lows and closed at $14.46 recording a loss of -1.77%. 6,701,674 shares exchanged hands during the trading day. The stock had closed at $14.72 in the previous days trading.

Huntsman Corporation (Huntsman) is a manufacturer of differentiated organic chemical products and of inorganic chemical products. The Company is also engaged in performance additives and titanium dioxide business. The Company also offers titanium dioxide, a white pigment derived from titanium bearing ores; functional additives made from barium and zinc-based inorganics; color pigments made from synthetic iron-oxide and other inorganic pigments; timber treatment wood protection chemicals; water treatment products, and specialty automotive molded components. The Company operates in five segments: Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials, Textile Effects and Pigments and Additives. Its products are used in a range of applications, including those in the adhesives, aerospace, automotive, construction products, personal care and hygiene, durable and non-durable consumer products, electronics, medical, packaging and paints and coatings.

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