E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -4.43% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.9% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 5.45% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -0.25% in the past 4 weeks. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.84% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.2%.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $67.18 and $66.82 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $67.31. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $67.16, notching a gain of 0.45% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,485,875 . The stock had closed at $66.86 on the previous day.
The company Insiders own 0.31% of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 71.35% of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -1.63%. In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (Executive Vice President) of Dupont E I De Nemours & Co, Doyle Christopher Marc had sold 1,325 shares worth of $83,475 in a transaction dated March 8, 2016. In this transaction, 1,325 shares were sold at $63 per share.
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont) is a science and technology-based company. The Companys subsidiaries and affiliates conduct manufacturing, seed production or selling activities and distribute products manufactured by the Company. The Companys segments include Agriculture, Electronics & Communications, Industrial Biosciences, Nutrition & Health, Performance Materials and Safety & Protection. The Companys other business operations include various embryonic businesses, such as pre-commercial programs and non-aligned businesses. DuPont conducts research and development (R&D) programs across multiple fields, including biology, chemistry, engineering and materials science. The Companys brands include Pioneer, DuPont Teflon, Capstone, Opteon yf, Isceon, Suva, Vazo, Vertrel, Virkon, Viton, Zyron and Bynel coextrudable adhesive resins, Elvax EVA resins, DuPont Kevlar, Nomex and Tyvek.