2. As of noon trading, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company ( DD) is up $0.50 (0.8%) to $65.08 on light volume. Thus far, 1.2 million shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $64.40-$65.18 after having opened the day at $64.56 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $64.58. E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company operates as a science and technology based company worldwide. Its Agriculture segment provides corn hybrid, soybean, canola, sunflower, sorghum, inoculants, wheat, and rice seed products under the Pioneer brand; and herbicides, fungicides, and insecticides. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company has a market cap of $60.2 billion and is part of the chemicals industry. Shares are down 0.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 5 analysts who rate E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.
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