Dow Chemical Company (DOW) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.76%
  • Dividend

     1.84
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     18.1%
  • Dividend increased

     6 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     79%
  • Dividend pay date

     10/2/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     7/27/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -16.4%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     13 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     20.9
  • Tweed factor

     -7.7
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
-16.4%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-56.8%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
43.4%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
19.6%
Price change from 52 week high   
-1.3%
Price change from 50 days average   
2.9%
Price change from 200 days average   
5.0%
Price info
Change
0.00 (0.00%)


Last price
66.65 USD


Day range
65.04 - 66.65


Year range
51.57 - 67.50

Financial health
Current ratio
2.18


Debt/equity ratio
65.75


Cash
8.42B


Debt
17.21B


Credit rating
BBB

Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
28.54


Price/book (P/B)
2.87


Forward price/earning (P/E)
0.00


Price/sales (P/S)
1.55


PEG
0.00


Market cap
81.54B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
1.5900,1.6800,0.8700
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
-26.0%
2.9900,0.6200,0.3200
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-67.3%
10 year history
1.5900,1.6800,0.8700,0.6000,0.8000,1.1400,1.2800,1.4300,1.6800,1.8400
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  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
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  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
1.6%
2.9900,0.6200,0.3200,1.7200,2.0500,0.7000,3.6800,2.8700,6.1500,6.1500
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  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
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  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
8.3%
20.6200,14.6200,14.3900,15.2800,17.0100,14.0300,16.6000,18.7700,18.2000,19.1300
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  • 08
  • 09
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  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
-0.8%
54.7000,272.5000,272.7000,34.9000,32.5000,169.1000,58.3000,47.7000,45.3000,29.1000
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  • 08
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  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-6.8%
Other companies in the chemicals - major diversified industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   Air Products & Chem. 35 yrs2.53%9.1%
USA   Praxair 24 yrs2.29%8.4%
USA   Airgas 15 yrs0.00%14.5%
United Kingdom   Treatt 12 yrs0.84%7.2%
USA   A. Schulman 9 yrs2.41%5.2%
USA   Ashland 8 yrs1.40%18.2%
USA   Balchem 8 yrs0.47%17.8%
USA   Celanese 8 yrs1.77%38.0%
Company profile
Empoloyees
52,058


Sector


Website


The Dow Chemical Company manufactures and supplies products that are used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services worldwide. It operates through Agricultural Sciences, Consumer Solutions, Infrastructure Solutions, Performance Materials &: Chemicals, and Perfor...
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Address:
2030 Dow Center, Midland, MI, 48674

Phone:
+1 989 636-1000
The dividend of DOW is 1.84 for the last 12 months, and their yield is 2.76%. Since 2011they have raised their dividend each year, that is 6 years in a row. An earnings per share of 2.34 and a dividend of 1.84 gives Dow Chemical Company a payout ratio of 79%. The company has a dividend payback period of 13 years. Their dividend has been growing by 18.1% a year for the last 5 years (on average). 7/27/2017 is the ex-dividend date for Dow Chemical Company, while 10/2/2017 is the dividend pay date. This US company was founded in 1897 and has 52,058 employees. basic materials is their sector and chemicals - major diversified is their industry. Our dividend rating for this stock is 1.8 / 5 stars.






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