The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)

Dow Chemical Company is a science and technology company that provides innovative chemical, plastic and agricultural products and services to many essential consumer markets. Dow serves customers in countries across the globe and a wide range of markets that are vital to human progress, including food, transportation, health and medicine, personal and home care, and building and construction, among others. Committed to the principles of sustainable development, Dow seeks to balance economic, environmental and social responsibilities. (Company Press Release)

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)’s Financial Overview

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) surged 3.2% yesterday to close its trading session at $55.72. The company has 1 year Price Target of $61.17. The Dow Chemical Company has 52-Week high of $57.1 and 52-Week Low of $40.26. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 9, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 17.99 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $62.48 Billion.

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.91/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.79/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.12 a share with a surprise factor of 15.2%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 3.78 Percent, SMA50 of 4.55 Percent and SMA200 of 8.12 percent. The Dow Chemical Company has P/S value of 1.34 while its P/B value stands at 2.48. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 10 percent, Return on Equity of 32.2 percent and Return on Investment of 21.8 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 23 percent and 20.9 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW). On 10-Oct-16 UBS Upgrade The Dow Chemical Company Stock  to Buy. Another firm also rated the stock on 3-Oct-16 where Citigroup Upgrade the stock to Buy.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 17 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Dow Chemical have a median target of 62.00, with a high estimate of 68.00 and a low estimate of 51.00. The median estimate represents a +11.27% increase from the last price of 55.72.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

Real Goods Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGSE)

REAL GOODS SOLAR, Inc. is a leading residential solar energy integrator. Real Goods Solar offers turnkey solar energy services, and has thirty years of experience in residential solar energy, beginning with the sale in 1978 of the first solar photovoltaic, or PV, panels in the United States.

Real Goods Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGSE)’s Financial Outlook

The 1 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Real Goods Solar Inc have a median target of 320.00, with a high estimate of 320.00 and a low estimate of 320.00. The median estimate represents a +72,216.38% increase from the last price of 0.44.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Real Goods Solar, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of NA. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -16.51% and closed its last trading session at $0.44. The company has the market capitalization of $3.53 Million. The stock has 52-week high of $19.4 and 52-Week low of $0.44. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Dec 21, 2015 and 52-Week low on Nov 23, 2016. The company has volume of 2.15 Million shares. The company has a total of 7.98 Million shares outstanding.

Real Goods Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $-124/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $-80/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-44. This shows a surprise factor of -55 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -96.49 percent. Beta for Real Goods Solar, Inc. stands at 2.13 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.17. The company has Weekly Volatility of 21.25%% and Monthly Volatility of 21.51%%.

Real Goods Solar, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -41.79%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -75.12 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -93.22%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -100 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 477.8 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 8417% with Gross margin of 9.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -76.2% and -86.5% respectively.