Pre-Market Analysis: The Dow Chemical Co., Huntsman Corp., E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co., and Airgas Inc.
October 08, 2013 at 08:57 AM EDT
LONDON, October 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.
On Monday, October 7, 2013, all three benchmark indexes of the US equity market ended lower, with the S&P 500, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the NASDAQ Composite falling by 0.85%, 0.90%, and 0.98%, respectively. Shares in the major chemicals-diversified industry mostly ended on a lower note, tracking losses in the broader market. The major movers included The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN), E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company (NYSE: DD), and Airgas Inc. (NYSE: ARG). Free technical research on DOW, HUN, DD, and ARG can be downloaded upon signing up at:
The Dow Chemical Co.'s stock fell sharply on Monday. The company's shares hit an intra-day high of $39.85 before finishing the day 1.60% lower at $39.35. A total of 6.10 million of shares were traded which is below the daily average volume of 7.57 million. Shares in the Dow Chemical Co. have gained 20.37% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 2.71% during the same period. Additionally, the Dow Chemical Co.'s stock is currently trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $37.98 and $34.35, respectively. Sign up and read the complimentary report on DOW at:
Shares in Huntsman Corp. fluctuated between gains and losses on Monday. The company's shares ended the day at $21.75, which is 0.78% lower than the previous day's close of $21.92. A total of 3.24 million shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 3.50 million. The company's shares are currently trading at 1.09% lower than the 52-week high of $21.99 and at 53.39% higher than the 52-week low of $14.18. The company's shares have gained 29.77% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500 which has advanced 2.71% during the same period. Furthermore, the company's stock is currently trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $18.85 and $18.16, respectively. The free report on HUN can be downloaded by signing up now at:
On Monday, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Corporation stock moved lower. The company's shares traded between $57.89 and $58.75 before closing the day at $58.11, which is 0.92% lower than the previous day's close of $58.65. A total of 2.63 million shares were traded which is below the daily average volume of 4.39 million. The company's shares are currently trading at 4.52% lower than the 52-week high of $60.86 and at 39.45% higher than the 52-week low of $41.67. Shares in the company have lost 1.49% in the previous three trading sessions. In the last three months, the stock has advanced 9.64%, outperforming the S&P 500 which has gained 2.71% during the same period. Moreover, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Corp.'s shares are currently trading above their 200-day moving average of $52.71. A free report on DD can be accessed by registering at:
Airgas Inc.'s stock fell sharply on Monday. The company's shares hit an intra-day high of $108.34 before finishing the day 1.73% lower at $106.94. A total of 0.29 million of shares were traded which is below the daily average volume of 0.35 million. Shares in Airgas Inc. have advanced 10.12% in the last three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 2.71% during the same period. Further, Airgas Inc.'s stock is currently trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $104.38 and $99.33, respectively. Register with AAA Research Reports and download research on ARG for free at:
Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network. An outsourced research services provider represented by Ananya Ghosh, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News Network. Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be.
NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE
Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise), of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or hold any securities mentioned herein.
NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED
Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.
SOURCE AAA Research Reports