DuPont Company Profile (NYSE:DD)

About DuPont

DuPont logoE. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont) is a science and technology-based company. The Company consists of over 10 businesses aggregated into six segments: Agriculture, Electronics & Communications, Industrial Biosciences, Nutrition & Health, Performance Materials and Safety & Protection. Its products include corn hybrids and soybean varieties, herbicides, fungicides and insecticides in Agriculture segment; photopolymers and electronic materials in Electronics & Communications segment; enzymes and bio-based materials in Industrial Biosciences segment; cultures, emulsifiers, texturants, natural sweeteners and soy-based food ingredients in Nutrition & Health segment; engineering polymers, packaging and industrial polymers, films and elastomers in Performance Materials segment, and nonwovens, aramids and solid surfaces in Safety & Protection segment. It is also involved in other businesses, such as pre-commercial programs, nonaligned businesses and pharmaceuticals in other.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DD
  • CUSIP: 26353410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $70.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $68.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $67.20
  • 52-Week Range: $50.71 - $75.72
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.23
  • P/E Growth: 2.67
  • Market Cap: $60.87B
  • Outstanding Shares: 874,325,000
  • Beta: 1.78
  • Net Margins: 9.01%
  • Return on Equity: 24.59%
  • Return on Assets: 6.18%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.79%
  • Current Ratio: 2.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.59%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for DuPont (NYSE:DD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.24)
Consensus Price Target: $71.27 (2.37% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/18/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy$78.00View Rating Details
10/3/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$72.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details
8/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetSell$55.00 -> $56.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/21/2016MacquarieSet Price TargetNeutral$71.00View Rating Details
6/28/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$73.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
6/2/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$67.00View Rating Details
5/19/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/27/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$62.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
4/27/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> Underperform$62.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
3/27/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$81.00View Rating Details
2/8/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositive$77.00 -> $69.00View Rating Details
12/18/2015Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> Buy$65.23 -> $76.00View Rating Details
12/15/2015Alembic Global AdvisorsReiterated RatingNeutral$65.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
10/28/2015S&P Equity ResearchDowngradeSellView Rating Details
10/6/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$57.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
7/3/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$63.00View Rating Details
1/27/2015Edward JonesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/10/2014Erste GroupUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2016Q316$0.21$0.34$4.86 billion$4.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$1.10$1.24$7.01 billion$7.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q415$0.25$0.27$5.53 billion$5.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.10$0.13$5.30 billion$4.87 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$1.19$1.18$9.08 billion$8.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$1.31$1.34$9.42 billion$9.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q414$0.71$0.71$7.81 billion$7.38 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.53$0.54$7.95 billion$7.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$1.17$1.17$9.79 billion$9.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$1.59$1.58$10.45 billion$10.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q413$0.55$0.59$7.78 billion$7.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.41$0.45$7.78 billion$7.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$1.27$1.28$10.01 billion$9.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$1.53$1.56$10.43 billion$10.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q4 2012$0.07$0.11$7.30 billion$7.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.49$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$1.46$1.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$1.55$1.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$0.33$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.56$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.35$1.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$1.36$1.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011$0.32$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.2 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.62 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.03$1.03$1.03
Q2 20162$1.07$1.16$1.12
Q3 20162$0.20$0.21$0.21
Q4 20162$0.46$0.48$0.47
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
Annual Dividend:$1.52
Dividend Yield:2.18%
Dividend Growth:0.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:60.32% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
47.50% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
41.99% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.31%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.30%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016Christopher Marc DoyleEVPSell5,422$69.53$376,991.66View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Benito CachineroSVPSell58,958$70.36$4,148,284.88View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016James C. Jr. CollinsInsiderSell50,316$70.30$3,537,214.80View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Christopher Marc DoyleEVPSell1,325$63.00$83,475.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Lois D JuliberDirectorBuy1,000$70.13$70,130.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015James L GalloglyDirectorBuy3,000$77.18$231,540.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014James C BorelEVPSell33,253$75.37$2,506,278.61View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Ellen Jamison KullmanCEOSell86,439$72.00$6,223,608.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Ellen Jamison KullmanCEOSell446,767$70.05$31,296,028.35View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Thomas Connelly, Jr.EVPSell16,552$67.50$1,117,260.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Benito CachineroSVPSell8,532$67.02$571,814.64View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Ellen Jamison KullmanCEOSell304,559$68.01$20,713,057.59View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Thomas SagerVPSell17,530$68.00$1,192,040.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014James BorelEVPSell8,547$67.69$578,546.43View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Thomas SagerVPSell4,067$67.61$274,969.87View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014James BorelEVPSell66,344$65.55$4,348,849.20View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Thomas Connelly, Jr.EVPSell25,000$66.55$1,663,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Mark VergnanoEVPSell66,253$65.17$4,317,708.01View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Thomas SagerVPSell23,972$65.06$1,559,618.32View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Ellen Jamison KullmanCEOSell55,000$64.00$3,520,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Thomas Connelly, Jr.EVPSell70,692$59.68$4,218,898.56View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013James BorelEVPSell65,000$60.00$3,900,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Nicholas FanandakisCFOSell94,466$60.00$5,667,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Thomas SagerSVPSell31,056$60.00$1,863,360.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Mark P VergnanoEVPSell107,463$52.16$5,605,270.08View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Mark P VergnanoEVPSell48,743$56.00$2,729,608.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Ellen Jamison KullmanCEOSell116,825$55.08$6,434,721.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Thomas M Connelly JrEVPSell50,000$55.08$2,754,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Nicholas C FanandakisCFOSell27,045$55.00$1,487,475.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Thomas L SagerSVPSell22,013$55.00$1,210,715.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013James C BorelEVPSell27,020$54.00$1,459,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Lois D JuliberDirectorSell5,700$47.63$271,491.00View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Ellen Jamison KullmanCEOSell86,750$47.00$4,077,250.00View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Nicholas C FanandakisCFOSell2,649$47.00$124,503.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for DuPont (NYSE:DD)
News IconNotable 13F Report: Du Pont E I De Nemours & Co. (DD) Holder Trian Fund Management LP Has Trimmed Its Position ... - Chester News (NYSE:DD) - October 26 at 7:43 AM logoE.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. (DD) Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:48 PM logoDuPont reports steep drop in quarterly profit (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:48 PM logoEI DuPont De Nemours & Co. Profit Advances 155% In Q3 (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:48 PM
News IconDuPont tops Street 3Q forecasts (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:48 PM logoEdited Transcript of DD earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-16 12:00pm GMT (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:48 PM logoCramer: Regulators Are Looking to Kill, Not Bless Mega Mergers (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:48 PM logoDupont Earnings: What to Watch - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 4:36 PM
News IconDuPont Co.(DD) announces earnings, betters street expectations - BNB Daily (blog) (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 4:36 PM logoE.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. (DD) Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 4:36 PM logoDuPont's (DD) Q3 Earnings Top Estimates, Ups FY16 EPS View (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 4:36 PM logoJim Cramer Highlights DuPont And P&G's Impressive Earnings Reports (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 2:01 PM
News IconDuPont 3Q results top Street, lifts full-year profit outlook - The San Luis Obispo Tribune (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:28 AM
News IconKornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS Cuts Stake in DuPont Co ... - DailyQuint (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:28 AM logoMorning Movers: GM, LMT, DD, UA, CAT (NYSE:DD) - October 25 at 9:28 AM logoShaquille O'Neal Joins the Krispy Kreme Team (NYSE:DD) - October 24 at 4:29 PM logo[$$] Dupont Earnings: What to Watch (NYSE:DD) - October 24 at 4:29 PM logoWill Flowserve (FLS) Continue Dismal Earnings Trend in Q3? (NYSE:DD) - October 24 at 9:49 AM
News IconDuPont Co. (DD) Research Coverage Started at Nomura - DailyQuint (NYSE:DD) - October 23 at 9:13 AM logoWhy Earnings Season Could Be Great for DuPont (DD) (NYSE:DD) - October 22 at 8:49 AM logoChina and Apple; DuLovely DuPont: Best of Kass (NYSE:DD) - October 22 at 8:49 AM logo5 Most Successful Quant Hedge Funds And Their Top Picks (NYSE:DD) - October 22 at 8:49 AM
News IconPros Don't Lie: Profund Advisors LLC Has Lifted Du Pont E I De Nemours & Co (DD) Holding as Share Price Rose - Chester News (NYSE:DD) - October 20 at 4:33 PM logoA Look at DuPont’s Current Valuations ahead of Its 3Q16 Earnings (NYSE:DD) - October 20 at 4:33 PM logoWhy Dow Chemical’s Valuation Is Lower Than Its Peers (NYSE:DD) - October 20 at 4:33 PM logoDuPont Stock Rises on “Buy” Rating From Nomura (DD, DOW) (NYSE:DD) - October 20 at 4:33 PM logoDuPont Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend (NYSE:DD) - October 20 at 10:02 AM logoWhat Do Analysts Recommend for DuPont ahead of Its 3Q16 Earnings? (NYSE:DD) - October 20 at 10:02 AM logoETF’s with exposure to E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. : October 19, 2016 (NYSE:DD) - October 19 at 4:59 PM logoHow Has Dow Chemical Stock Performed after 2Q16 Earnings? (NYSE:DD) - October 19 at 4:59 PM logoWill Dow Chemical Prove Analysts Wrong in 3Q16? (NYSE:DD) - October 19 at 4:59 PM logoCan DuPont Overcome Beat Analysts’ Revenue Estimates in 3Q16? (NYSE:DD) - October 19 at 9:31 AM logoTop Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: DuPont, GoDaddy, Intel, Pandora, Wells Fargo, Western Refining and More (NYSE:DD) - October 19 at 9:31 AM
News IconDuPont Performance Materials contributes to the production of a new conveyor belt for safe food processing by Esbelt (NYSE:DD) - October 18 at 4:31 PM logoDuPont CEO Just Took a Major Swipe at Dow Chemical Deal (NYSE:DD) - October 18 at 4:31 PM logoDuPont Pioneer President Paul E. Schickler to Retire at Year-End (NYSE:DD) - October 18 at 4:31 PM logoUnitedHealth, Goldman Sachs Dominate DJIA on Tuesday (NYSE:DD) - October 18 at 4:31 PM logoInternational Flavors and Fragrances Appointed a New CFO (NYSE:DD) - October 17 at 4:32 PM logoE.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DD-US : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:DD) - October 17 at 9:34 AM logoE.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. : DD-US: Dividend Analysis : August 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 14, 2016 (NYSE:DD) - October 14 at 4:29 PM logoGoldman Sachs, Intel Lead DJIA Higher Friday (NYSE:DD) - October 14 at 4:29 PM logoChevron, Goldman Lead DJIA Thursday Decline (NYSE:DD) - October 13 at 4:34 PM logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - VYM, JPM, LLY, DD (NYSE:DD) - October 11 at 4:43 PM logoDow Upgraded Ahead of Merger: 3 Things You Need to Know (NYSE:DD) - October 11 at 4:43 PM logoOne Put, One Call Option To Know About for DuPont (NYSE:DD) - October 10 at 4:26 PM
News IconDuPont Performance Materials to increase prices for Zytel® PA 6 and PA 66 in Europe (NYSE:DD) - October 10 at 4:26 PM logoWhy Did RPM’s Consumer Segment Revenue Rise in Fiscal 1Q17? (NYSE:DD) - October 10 at 9:23 AM logoHome Depot, United Technologies Sink DJIA on Friday (NYSE:DD) - October 7 at 4:30 PM logoE.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DD-US : October 7, 2016 (NYSE:DD) - October 7 at 9:32 AM
News IconDuPont Co. (DD) Stock Up After Upgrade at Citigroup Inc. - The Ledger Gazette (NYSE:DD) - October 5 at 4:49 PM


DuPont (NYSE:DD) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

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