Vanguard Group Inc built an about 7.18% stake in DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP)

DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE:DWDP) is now up 12.69% compared to a 12-month low of $64.01. We have seen the price to move 1.58% higher and get settled at $72.13 on 12/04/2017. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $71.5 to $72.9875. This company shares are 11.17% off its target price of $80.19 and the current market capitalization stands at $168.36B. The recent change has given its price a 1.74% lead over SMA 50 and -2.33% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 0.12% gains, 11% gains and 0% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found DWDP’s volatility during a week at 1.96% and during a month it has been found around 1.59%.

DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $114.26 billion or 69% in DWDP stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Vanguard Group Inc owns $12.08 billion in DowDuPont Inc., which represents roughly 7.18% of the company’s market cap and approximately 10.58% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 155,095,989 shares of the stock are valued at $11.01 billion. The third largest holder is Capital World Investors, which currently holds $9.04 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 5.37% of its market capitalization.

DowDuPont Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of 09/30/2017 reporting period, 1,557 institutional holders increased their position in DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE:DWDP) by some 1,608,744,215 shares and 1 held positions by 264,377. That puts total institutional holdings at 1,609,008,592 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 1,557 new institutional investments totaling 1,608,744,215 shares.

DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE:DWDP) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. DowDuPont Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Executive Chairman Liveris Andrew N has sold 100,551 shares of DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP) in trading session dated Nov. 29, 2017. These shares are worth $7,193,419 and were traded at $71.54 each. The SEC filing shows that Kalil Charles J performed a sale of 40,528 shares. The General Counsel-MatCo disposed these shares by way of transaction on Nov. 21, 2017. The company’s shares were given away at $71.51 per share worth to an income of some $2,898,157 on account of Kalil Charles J.

Executive Chairman, Liveris Andrew N, sold 49,449 common shares of DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP) in the open market. In a transaction dated Nov. 21, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $71.63, raking in a sum of $3,542,032. After this sale, 1,476,647 common shares of DWDP are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $106,510,548.

In the transaction dated Nov. 17, 2017, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the COO; Collins James C. Jr. disposed a total of 15,000 shares at an average price of $71.11, amounting to approximately $1,066,650. The insider now directly owns 206,899 shares worth $14,923,625.

DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE:DWDP), with 15 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 3 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.53 average brokerage recommendation.

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