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E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at Jefferies Group in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $4.35 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $1.50. Jefferies Group’s price objective would indicate a potential downside of 93.57% from the stock’s previous close.

DD has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. 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. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $63.48.

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD) traded down 4.46% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $64.6801. The stock had a trading volume of 7,537,859 shares. E I Du Pont De Nemours And has a 52-week low of $52.04 and a 52-week high of $69.75. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $68.18 and its 200-day moving average is $65.62. The company has a market cap of $59.399 billion and a P/E ratio of 21.56.

E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, April 17th. The company reported $1.58 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters 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 in the prior year, the company posted $1.56 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that E I Du Pont De Nemours And will post $4.28 earnings per share 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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