DOW Stock Overview
Dow Inc. provides various materials science solutions for packaging, infrastructure, mobility, and consumer applications in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$68.11|
|52 Week High||US$71.86|
|52 Week Low||US$52.07|
|1 Month Change||0.84%|
|3 Month Change||12.41%|
|1 Year Change||-1.05%|
|3 Year Change||38.44%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||21.08%|
Recent News & Updates
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|DOW||US Chemicals||US Market|
Return vs Industry: DOW exceeded the US Chemicals industry which returned -3.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DOW exceeded the US Market which returned -12.7% over the past year.
|DOW Average Weekly Movement||3.8%|
|Chemicals Industry Average Movement||7.1%|
|Market Average Movement||7.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.0%|
Stable Share Price: DOW is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DOW's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Dow Inc. provides various materials science solutions for packaging, infrastructure, mobility, and consumer applications in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. It operates through Packaging & Specialty Plastics, Industrial Intermediates & Infrastructure, and Performance Materials & Coatings segments. The Packaging & Specialty Plastics segment provides ethylene, and propylene and aromatics products; and polyethylene, polyolefin elastomers, ethylene vinyl acetate, and ethylene propylene diene monomer rubbers.
Dow Fundamentals Summary
|DOW fundamental statistics|
Is DOW overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|DOW income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$46.53b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
Jul 21, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||9.41|
|Net Profit Margin||11.75%|
How did DOW perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.1%Current Dividend Yield
Does DOW pay a reliable dividends?See DOW dividend history and benchmarks
|Dow dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||May 27 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Jun 10 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||5 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||19 days|
Does DOW pay a reliable dividends?See DOW dividend history and benchmarks
Is Dow undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 4/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DOW ($68.11) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($135.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DOW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DOW is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.2x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (16.9x).
PE vs Market: DOW is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.2x) compared to the US market (15.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DOW's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DOW is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2.3x).
How is Dow forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DOW's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.8% per year).
Earnings vs Market: DOW's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DOW's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: DOW's revenue (0.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DOW's revenue (0.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DOW's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (23.8%)
How has Dow performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score6/6
Past Performance Score 6/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DOW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DOW's current net profit margins (11.7%) are higher than last year (4.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DOW's earnings have grown significantly by 53.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DOW's earnings growth over the past year (248.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (53.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DOW earnings growth over the past year (248.8%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 31.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DOW's Return on Equity (35.8%) is considered high.
How is Dow's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DOW's short term assets ($22.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($13.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: DOW's short term assets ($22.2B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($30.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DOW's net debt to equity ratio (53.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if DOW's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DOW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (65%).
Interest Coverage: DOW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (14.6x coverage).
What is Dow current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DOW's dividend (4.11%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.57%).
High Dividend: DOW's dividend (4.11%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.09%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, DOW has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: DOW has only been paying a dividend for 3 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.3%), DOW's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (31.7%), DOW's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Fitterling (59 yo)
Mr. James R. Fitterling, also known as Jim, serves as an Independent Director at 3M Company since February 5, 2021. He has been Chief Executive Officer of The Dow Chemical Company since July 1, 2018 and ha...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD24.86M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD13.27M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DOW's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: DOW's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: DOW insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Dow Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Dow Inc.
- Ticker: DOW
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2018
- Industry: Commodity Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Implied Market Cap: US$49.591b
- Shares outstanding: 728.10m
- Website: https://www.dow.com
Number of Employees
- Dow Inc.
- 2211 H.H. Dow Way
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/21 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/20 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.