See How DuPont Ranks Among Analysts' Top Dow 30 Picks


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A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that DuPont (Symbol: DD) is the #29 broker pick, on average, out of the 30 stocks making up the Dow Jones Industrial Average, according to ETF Channel . Within the broader S&P 500, when components were ranked in terms of analyst favorites, DD claims the #381 spot.

Below is a chart of rank over time:

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, DD makes up 10.99% of the Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF ( XLB ) which is trading higher by about 0.6% on the day Friday.

DD operates in the Chemicals sector, among companies like LyondellBasell Industries NV ( LYB ) which is up about 1.2% today, and Olin Corp. ( OLN ) trading relatively unchanged. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of DD, versus LYB and OLN.

DD,LYB,OLN Relative Performance Chart

DD is currently trading up about 0.2% midday Friday.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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