Dow Chemical Co (DOW) : Pillar Pacific Capital Management scooped up 5,335 additional shares in Dow Chemical Co during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 1, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 130,834 shares of Dow Chemical Co which is valued at $6,990,461.Dow Chemical Co makes up approximately 1.13% of Pillar Pacific Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Private Harbour Investment Management Counsel reduced its stake in DOW by selling 100 shares or 0.81% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 12,195 shares of DOW which is valued at $651,579. Dow Chemical Co makes up approx 0.52% of Private Harbour Investment Management Counsel’s portfolio.Farmers Trust Co boosted its stake in DOW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 190 additional shares and now holds a total of 20,857 shares of Dow Chemical Co which is valued at $1,107,924. Dow Chemical Co makes up approx 0.35% of Farmers Trust Co’s portfolio.Sumitomo Life Insurance Co reduced its stake in DOW by selling 17,086 shares or 21.15% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 63,703 shares of DOW which is valued at $3,350,778. Dow Chemical Co makes up approx 0.44% of Sumitomo Life Insurance Co’s portfolio.Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank reduced its stake in DOW by selling 358 shares or 3.97% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,671 shares of DOW which is valued at $451,412. Dow Chemical Co makes up approx 0.08% of Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank’s portfolio.
Dow Chemical Co opened for trading at $53.34 and hit $53.65 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $53.49, with a gain of 0.11% or 0.06 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 27,05,805 shares. Company has a market cap of $60,274 M.
On the company’s financial health, Dow Chemical Co reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.09 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.86. The company had revenue of $11952.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $11226.05 million. The company’s revenue was down -7.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.91 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Dow Chemical Co. Dow Chemical Co was Upgraded by JP Morgan to ” Overweight” on Jul 29, 2016. Dow Chemical Co was Downgraded by Credit Agricole to ” Underperform” on Jul 6, 2016. Dow Chemical Co was Downgraded by JP Morgan to ” Neutral” on Jun 28, 2016.
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is as an integrated science and technology company. The Company is a diversified manufacturer and supplier of products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services across the world. The Company operates in five segments: Agricultural Sciences Consumer Solutions Infrastructure Solutions Performance Materials & Chemicals and Performance Plastics. The Company serves various industries such as appliance automotive agricultural building and construction chemical processing electronics furniture housewares oil and gas packaging paints coatings and adhesives personal care pharmaceutical processed foods pulp and paper textile and carpet utilities and water treatment.