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Active Momentum Stocks in New Buzz: The Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW), The Kroger (NYSE:KR)

The Dow Chemical Firm (NYSE:DOW) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a loss of -1.62% to 53.41 with about 12.57 Million shares have changed hands in this session. The Eu’s antitrust regulator stated it suspended its deadline for a review into the proposed merger of Dow Chemical Co. (DOW) and DuPont Co. because the companies did not submit important information demanded of them.

The suspension will probably delay the EU’s examination, throwing a wrench into the companies’ previous plans to close the transaction before the end of the year. The firms last week stated it was possible the accord’s closing date could move to early 2017 following the commission set Jan. 11 as its most recent deadline for the review. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 37.74% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -3.90%.

Same, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 0.99% and for the year was 26.66%, while the YTD performance remained at 5.66%. DOW has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.71.

Shares of The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) [Trend Analysis] swings enthusiastically in regular trading session, it a gain of 0.64% to close at $31.51. The Kroger Co. (KR) revealed, as a result of continued deflation, it lowered net earnings guidance range to $2.03 to $2.13 per share for 2016. Kroger’s adjusted net earnings guidance range per share for 2016 is $2.10 to $2.20, which excludes the $0.07 charge from the firm’s commitment to restructure certain multi-employer pension obligations.

The previous guidance range was $2.19 to $2.28, which did not anticipate the $0.07 charge from the firm’s commitment to restructure certain multi-employer pension obligations. For identical supermarket sales growth, not comprising fuel, the firm expects the remainder of 2016 to be in the 0.5% to 1.5% range, which is 1.4% to 1.8% for the full year. For fiscal 2016, the firm lowered predictable capital investments – not comprising mergers, acquisitions and purchases of leased facilities to $3.6 to $3.9 billion for the year. The previous expectation was $4.1 to $4.4 billion. Moving forward to saw long-term intention, the experts calculate Return on Investment of 13.40%. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 2.64% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -25.59%. KR last month stock price volatility remained 1.91%.

 

About Richard Avery

He is a capital projects manager and process design engineer at a large-cap company. He has renowned MBA degree. Before joining SWR, he was a freelance writer for renounce tech websites. He is currently studying for CFP exam. Interests: Tech stocks, Economic Markets, Blue-chips.

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