Shares of DowDuPont Inc (NASDAQ:DWDP) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the twenty-two brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and seventeen have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $79.67.

DWDP has been the subject of a number of research reports. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc initiated coverage on shares of DowDuPont in a report on Tuesday, September 5th. They issued a “positive” rating and a $80.00 target price for the company. UBS AG initiated coverage on shares of DowDuPont in a report on Friday, September 1st. They issued a “buy” rating for the company. Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on shares of DowDuPont from $75.00 to $78.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 13th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of DowDuPont from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $79.00 target price (up from $73.00) on shares of DowDuPont in a report on Thursday, October 12th. They noted that the move was a valuation call.

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DowDuPont (DWDP) opened at 71.86 on Wednesday. The stock’s market cap is $167.86 billion. DowDuPont has a 52 week low of $64.01 and a 52 week high of $72.18. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $69.74 and a 200-day moving average price of $65.19.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of DWDP. Curbstone Financial Management Corp purchased a new position in DowDuPont during the third quarter worth about $2,872,000. Eqis Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in DowDuPont during the third quarter worth about $397,000. Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. purchased a new position in DowDuPont during the third quarter worth about $15,334,000. McQueen Ball & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in DowDuPont during the third quarter worth about $650,000. Finally, Private Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in DowDuPont during the third quarter worth about $1,953,000.

DowDuPont Company Profile

DowDuPont Inc is a holding company formed through the merger of equals between The Dow Chemical Company and E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont). The Company’s business divisions include Agriculture division, Material Science division, and a Specialty Products division. The Agriculture Division offers a complete portfolio of products and technologies, and a pipeline of germplasm, traits and crop protection.

Analyst Recommendations for DowDuPont (NASDAQ:DWDP)

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