Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) : The total money flow in Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) was negative ($9.66 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Monday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $43.68 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $34.02 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.78. The total block trades done on upticks were valued at $2.8 million. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $8.62 million. The uptick to the downtick ratio of block trades was 0.32. The money flow during block trades was negative ($5.82 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $46 cent. Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) was $52.79, an increase of 0.88% over the previous days close.
The Dow Chemical Company has dropped 1.51% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 1.4% in the last 4 weeks. The Dow Chemical Company is up 3.26% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 4.43%.
Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW): During Mondays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $52.30 and $52.26 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $53.12. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $52.79, notching a gain of 0.88% for the day. The total traded volume was 5,850,196 . The stock had closed at $52.33 on the previous day.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Ruiz Fernando, officer (Corporate VP & Treasurer) of Dow Chemical Co /De/, had unloaded 20,000 shares at an average price of $52.35 in a transaction dated on November 3, 2015. The total value of the transaction was worth $1,047,000.
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.