Short Term Price Target on Huntsman Corporation (HUN)

Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) : 3 Wall Street analysts covering Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $16. The maximum price target given is $19 and the minimum target for short term is around $12, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $3.61.

Huntsman Corporation has lost 17.23% in the last five trading days and dropped 11.33% in the last 4 weeks. Huntsman Corporation is up 0.42% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.5%.

Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 2 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A total of 3 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 5 research analysts is 2.2, which indicates as a Buy.

Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN): The stock opened at $13.56 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $13.56 for the day. The stock traded down to $13.10 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $13.45 with a loss of -0.15% for the day. The stock had closed at $13.47 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 3,826,075 shares.

In an insider trading activity, Ridd Brian V, (Sr. VP, Purchasing) of Huntsman Corp, had purchased 3,000 shares on December 16, 2015. The total value of the transaction was $30,600. The information was disclosed with the SEC in a Form 4 Filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.

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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