Dow Chemical (DOW) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

News coverage about Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dow Chemical earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.4685976407127 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

Shares of Dow Chemical (NYSE DOW) remained flat at $$66.65 during midday trading on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $83,740.00, a PE ratio of 27.89 and a beta of 1.13. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a quick ratio of 1.32 and a current ratio of 1.93. Dow Chemical has a 1-year low of $51.57 and a 1-year high of $67.50.

Several brokerages recently commented on DOW. Jefferies Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Dow Chemical in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $78.00 price objective on shares of Dow Chemical in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. Finally, Cowen reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $60.00 price objective on shares of Dow Chemical in a research report on Monday, August 28th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, six have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. Dow Chemical has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $72.02.

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