One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Friday November 21 was Dow Chemical Co. (DOW) as the company’s stock climbed 2.64% to $52.84 on volume of 14.19 million shares.
The stock opened at $53.28 and saw an intraday low of $52.31 and an intraday high of $53.80. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $1.36. The stock’s average daily volume of 9.86 million and 1.18 billion shares outstanding. Dow Chemical Co. now has a 50-day SMA is $49.79 and 200-day SMA is $49.94, and it has a 52-week high of $54.965 and a 52-week low of $38.42.
Dow Chemical Co is a manufacturer and supplier of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services.
Based out of Midland, MI, Dow Chemical Co. has 52844 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $62.28 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 16.9. Its P/S ratio is 1.04, P/B ratio is 2.87, and P/FCF ratio is 117.6.
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