Dow Chemical Co (DOW)

70.97
0.52 0.74
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 70.45
Open 70.85
Day Low/High 70.24 / 71.00
52 Wk Low/High 64.01 / 70.91
Volume 5.48M
Avg Volume 5.44M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.22B
Market Cap 81.54B
EPS 3.60
Div & Yield 1.84 (2.80%)

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What Is the Prime Rate? Definition, History and Rate in 2018

What Is the Prime Rate? Definition, History and Rate in 2018

The prime rate is the lowest rate at which money can be borrowed from commercial banks by non-banks. It typically tracks with the federal funds rate and is generally about 3% higher than the Federal Reserve's rate.

What Is a Bear Market and What Does it Mean in 2018?

What Is a Bear Market and What Does it Mean in 2018?

The foil to a bull market, a bear market happens when stock prices drop 20% from a previous high in one or more index for at least two months.

What Is a Bull Market and What Does It Mean in 2018?

What Is a Bull Market and What Does It Mean in 2018?

Wall Street always seems to be buzzing with talk about bull and bear markets. But what actually is a bull market, and why is it important to know when we're in one?

The Lehman Brothers Collapse and How It's Changed the Economy Today

The Lehman Brothers Collapse and How It's Changed the Economy Today

The Lehman Brothers collapse will go down as one of the biggest financial failures in history - but how did it start, and what has the economy learned since then?

What Is Fiscal Policy? Examples and What You Need to Know

What Is Fiscal Policy? Examples and What You Need to Know

Fiscal policy is how the government influences the economy by using taxes or spending to control economic growth. But what are the affects of fiscal policy?

What Was the Great Recession? Its History and Consequences

What Was the Great Recession? Its History and Consequences

The Great Recession was a period between 2007 and 2009 when the housing bubble burst and employment, GDP and the stock market plummeted for the longest period since World War II.

What Is Equity in Finance, Accounting and Real Estate?

What Is Equity in Finance, Accounting and Real Estate?

Everything you need to know answering what is equity, home, owner's, stock and shareholder equity and how to calculate equity.

Why Bayer's $66 Billion Takeover of Monsanto Probably Won't Happen Until 2018

Why Bayer's $66 Billion Takeover of Monsanto Probably Won't Happen Until 2018

Bayer's takeover of Monsanto is expected to receive extra scrutiny out of fears the deal could prove detrimental for European farmers.

Cramer: The Market Is Back to the Late '80s, Early '90s

Cramer: The Market Is Back to the Late '80s, Early '90s

Most people who have started in this business in the last 20 years have never seen a market like this.

Dow, Bemis Company And Polykar Have Developed A Trash Bag Made From Post-industrial Plastic Scrap Which Will Be Used During The Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup.

Dow, Bemis Company And Polykar Have Developed A Trash Bag Made From Post-industrial Plastic Scrap Which Will Be Used During The Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup.

Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, a business unit of DowDuPont Materials Science, through its participation in the Trash Free Seas Alliance ®, and in collaboration with flexible packaging manufacturer Bemis...

DowDuPont Named To Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

DowDuPont Named To Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

DowDuPont™ (NYSE: DWDP) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) by S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on sustainability investing.

DowDupont Closes Higher in First Day of Trading, Company Still Faces Challenges

DowDupont Closes Higher in First Day of Trading, Company Still Faces Challenges

The chemical giants have finally merged after 18 months of wrestling with various regulators.

FMC Stock's Impressive Rally Has Another 20% to Gain: Jim Cramer

FMC Stock's Impressive Rally Has Another 20% to Gain: Jim Cramer

FMC Corp. is doing great in its two main business segments, Cramer said. That's why FMC stock just got a big upgrade from Bank of America/Merrill Lynch.

Jim Cramer on Why FMC Was Upgraded by Bank of America

Jim Cramer on Why FMC Was Upgraded by Bank of America

FMC was upgraded by Bank of America.

DowDuPont Starts Trading Tomorrow

Here is an update of what it will mean for our DOW position -- and how we view the combined company.

Dow Announces $1 Million Support Toward Hurricane Harvey Relief, Recovery And Resiliency

Dow Announces $1 Million Support Toward Hurricane Harvey Relief, Recovery And Resiliency

In response to the widespread devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and The Dow Chemical Company Foundation announced today the allocation of $1 million to support immediate...

Dow And Saudi Aramco Sign MOU For Potential Equity Ownership Restructure In Sadara Joint Venture

Dow And Saudi Aramco Sign MOU For Potential Equity Ownership Restructure In Sadara Joint Venture

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) today announced a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that sets forth a process for Dow to acquire an additional 15 percent...

Dow AgroSciences And TeselaGen Expanding Advanced Biodesign Platform For Ag

Dow AgroSciences And TeselaGen Expanding Advanced Biodesign Platform For Ag

Innovative use of molecular design technology is essential for discovering and developing new agricultural products at a faster pace.

Weekly Roundup

Trump has both good news and bad news for the market, while Yellen has no news. In the portfolio, we add to 3 positions and upgrade another.

SBA Communications, Quintiles IMS Holdings to Be Added to S&P 500

SBA Communications, Quintiles IMS Holdings to Be Added to S&P 500

The two companies will be added to the S&P 500 next week.

Giving Small-Caps Some Exercise

Trends in the Russell 2000 are revealed.

What to Expect From the Dow-DuPont Merger

We welcome the major change that is upcoming for this long-storied company.

Markets Roar Back as Dow Jumps Nearly 200 Points; S&P 500 and Nasdaq Also Rise

Markets Roar Back as Dow Jumps Nearly 200 Points; S&P 500 and Nasdaq Also Rise

Big gains on Wall Street as defense stocks rise.

Closing Bell: Markets Finish Big, BHP Leads Materials, Chevron CEO Out

Closing Bell: Markets Finish Big, BHP Leads Materials, Chevron CEO Out

Wall Street finished strong Tuesday.

Wall Street Enjoys Broad Gains as BHP Lifts Materials, Trump Helps Defense

Wall Street Enjoys Broad Gains as BHP Lifts Materials, Trump Helps Defense

Big gains on Wall Street as defense names rise.

Weekly Roundup

Political turmoil, terror attack and sharp pullback mark this week's action.