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Shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD) saw unusually large options trading on Monday. Traders acquired 5,027 put options on the company, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. This is an increase of approximately 115% compared to the typical volume of 2,336 put options.

A number of research firms have recently commented on DD. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And in a research note on Wednesday, April 23rd. They now have a $71.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And in a research note on Tuesday, April 22nd. They now have a $76.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Argus raised their price target on shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And from $72.00 to $76.00 in a research note on Tuesday, April 22nd. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. E I Du Pont De Nemours And presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $67.90.

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD) traded down 0.34% on Monday, hitting $69.43. 3,339,481 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. E I Du Pont De Nemours And has a 52-week low of $52.02 and a 52-week high of $69.71. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $67.74 and its 200-day moving average is $64.93. The company has a market cap of $63.761 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.19.

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 17th. The company reported $1.58 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $10.10 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.45 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.56 earnings per share. E I Du Pont De Nemours And’s revenue was down 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that E I Du Pont De Nemours And will post $4.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Dupont E I De Nemours & Co, formerly E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, manufacturing, seed production or selling activities and some are distributors of products manufactured by the Company.

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