E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) : Zacks Investment Research ranks E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) as 2, which is a Buy recommendation. 4 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. Not everyone is convinced about the stocks future, hence, the stock receives 1 Sell recommendation. A total of 6 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 11 research analysts is 2.36, which indicates as a Buy.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) : 8 Wall Street analysts covering E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $71.88. The maximum price target given is $80 and the minimum target for short term is around $64, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $6.13.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $69.03 and $68.17 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $69.25. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $68.99, notching a gain of 0.42% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,072,167 . The stock had closed at $68.70 on the previous day.
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.