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Open
$44.43
Previous Close
$44.57
Day High
$44.59
Day Low
$43.92
52 Week High
09/4/14 - $54.97
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $41.45
Market Cap
52.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
9.1M
EPS TTM
$3.03
Shares Outstanding
1.2B
EX-Date
12/29/14
P/E TM
14.7x
Dividend
$1.68
Dividend Yield
3.43%
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The Dow Chemical Company manufactures and supplies chemical products for use as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services worldwide. The Electronic and Functional Materials segment produces materials for chemical mechanical planarization; materials used in the production of electronic displays, including films and filters; metalorganic precursors for light-emitting diodes; organic light-emitting diode materials; materials used in the fabrication of printed circuit boards; integrated metallization processes for metal finishing and decorative applications; semiconductor design products; and materials for industrial applications. The Coatings and Infrastructure Solutions segment provides insulation, air sealing and weatherization products and systems, construction chemical solutions, building-integrated photovoltaics, water resistance and lower systems; purification and separation technologies; and acrylates, methacrylates, and vinyl acetate monomers. The Agricultural Sciences segment offers crop protection and plant biotechnology products, urban pest management solutions, seeds, traits, and oils. The Performance Materials segment produces amines; chlorinated organics; materials for automotive systems, formulated systems, and oil and gas, and mining industrial applications; plastic additives; epoxies; oxygenated solvents; polyglycols, surfactants, and fluids; polyurethanes; and propylene oxide/glycol. The Performance Plastics segment offers elastomers; wire and cable insulation, semiconductive and jacketing compound solutions, and bio-based plasticizers; and acrylics, polyethylene, polyethylene, polyolefin emulsions, and polyolefin plastomers. The Feedstocks and Energy segment provides ethylene, chlorine, caustic soda, and purified ethylene oxide. The Dow Chemical Company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Midland, Michigan.

52,186 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/28/14
Founded in 1897

dow chemical co/the (DOW) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.9M
Vice Chairman of Business Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $904.0K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $995.1K
Chief Commercial Officer and Vice Chairman of...
Total Annual Compensation: $943.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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The Dow Chemical Company Introduces HYPERTHERM 2399 Resin for Domestic and Commercial Hot and Cold Water Plumbing Pipes

The Dow Chemical Company has introduced HYPERTHERM 2399 Resin for domestic and commercial hot and cold water plumbing pipes. The new resin enhances the flexibility of plastic pipe so installers can bend water lines at turning joints allowing for ease of installation. The new resin enhances the flexibility of plastic pipe so installers can bend water lines at turning joints allowing for ease of installation. HYPERTHERM 2399 Resin provides excellent taste and odor characteristics for great tasting water. Pipes made with HYPERTHERM Resins are natural insulators and help improve the energy efficiency of hot water heating. Flexible plastic pipes made with HYPERTHERM 2399 Resin are light weight. Pipes made with HYPERTHERM Resins are easy to install and resistant to corrosion. It is a drop-in replacement for cross-linked polyethylene (PEX), requiring minimal tooling changes. Extruded pipe is ready for packaging directly off the line, requiring no post-extrusion curing. Pipes made with HYPERTHERM Resins can be recycled back into the production stream as needed.

The Dow Chemical Company Appoints New Corporate Secretary and Assistant General Counsel, Effective February 1, 2015

The Dow Chemical Company has appointed Amy Wilson as the new corporate secretary and assistant general counsel, effective February 1, 2015. She replaces Charles J. Kalil in the role, who will continue as executive vice president and general counsel. Wilson continues to report to Kalil. Wilson joined Dow's Legal Department in 2000 in Purchasing and Human Resources Law. In 2002, she transferred to the Corporate and Financial Law section and in 2006 she moved to Dow's Europe legal department in Horgen, Switzerland. Upon her return from Europe in 2008, she joined the Office of the Corporate Secretary and was elected assistant secretary by the Board of Directors. Wilson was named director of the Office of the Corporate Secretary in 2013. Prior to joining Dow, Wilson was an attorney at the firm of Currie Kendall, PC.

The Dow Chemical Company Announces Board Changes

The Dow Chemical Company announced that Amy E. Wilson has been elected corporate secretary by the Board of Directors, effective February 1, 2015, and has been named assistant general counsel. She replaces Charles J. Kalil in the role, who will continue as executive vice president and general counsel. Wilson continues to report to Kalil. Wilson joined Dow's Legal Department in 2000 in Purchasing and Human Resources Law. In 2002, she transferred to the Corporate and Financial Law section and in 2006 she moved to Dow's Europe legal department in Horgen, Switzerland. Upon her return from Europe in 2008, she joined the Office of the Corporate Secretary and was elected assistant secretary by the Board of Directors. Wilson was named director of the Office of the Corporate Secretary in 2013. Prior to joining Dow, Wilson was an attorney at the firm of Currie Kendall, PC.

 

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