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E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. (NYSE:DD) was upgraded by analysts at SunTrust from a “reduce” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports.

E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. (NYSE:DD) opened at 61.90 on Thursday. E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. has a 52-week low of $46.02 and a 52-week high of $65.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $62.68 and its 200-day moving average is $60.2. The company has a market cap of $57.380 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.89.

E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. (NYSE:DD) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, January 28th. The company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $7.75 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.78 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.11 earnings per share. E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co.’s revenue was up 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. will post $4.34 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, March 14th. Investors of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of 0.45 per share. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.91%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 12th.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. in a research note to investors on Thursday, January 30th. They now have a $64.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at MKM Partners upgraded shares of E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, January 9th. They now have a $70.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $26.00. Finally, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, January 9th. They now have a $67.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $60.00. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $65.20.

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) manufacturing, seed production or selling activities and some are distributors of products manufactured by the Company.

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