Headlines about Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dow Chemical earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.4494697145311 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Chemical firms use digital tech to remain innovative, agile (smartbrief.com)
- Global Polymeric Absorbents Market 2018-2025 Dow Chemical, Arkema, Formosa Plastics, Ajinomoto Fine-Techno (openpr.com)
- Global Automotive Adhesives Market Competitive landscape: The DOW Chemical Company (marketwatch.com)
- Global Moisture Curing Adhesive Market Analysis 2018 Dow Chemical, Henkel, Dow Corning Corporation, HB Fuller … (theexpertconsulting.com)
- Global Slot Machine Market 2018 – The Dow Chemical, BASF, Ursa, Kingspan Insulation US, Owens Corning (nwctrail.com)
Dow Chemical stock traded up $1.75 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $66.65. The stock had a trading volume of 43,802,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,740,120. Dow Chemical has a 1-year low of $51.57 and a 1-year high of $67.50. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a current ratio of 1.93 and a quick ratio of 1.32.
About Dow Chemical
The Dow Chemical Company manufactures and supplies products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services. The Company’s segments include Agricultural Sciences, which is engaged in providing crop protection and seed/plant biotechnology products and technologies, urban pest management solutions and healthy oils; Consumer Solutions, which consists of Consumer Care, Dow Automotive Systems, Dow Electronic Materials and Consumer Solutions-Silicones businesses; Infrastructure Solutions, which consists of Dow Building & Construction, Dow Coating Materials, Energy & Water Solutions, Performance Monomers and Infrastructure Solutions-Silicones businesses; Performance Materials & Chemicals, which consists of Chlor-Alkali and Vinyl, Industrial Solutions and Polyurethanes businesses, and Performance Plastics, which consists of Dow Elastomers, Dow Electrical and Telecommunications, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, Energy and Hydrocarbons businesses.
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