Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) Rises 2.87% for February 12

Eastman Chemical Company is a A specialty chemical company Last Price $ 99.70 Last Trade Feb/14 – 16:02 Change $ 1.80 Change Percent 1.84 % Open $ 97.34 Prev Close $ 97.90 High $ 100.13 low $ 97.20 52 Week High $ 104.08 52 Week Low $ 76.02 Market Cap 14,330,319,580 PE Ratio 2.85 Volume 1,585,731 Exchange NYE

Among the biggest risers on the S&P 500 on Monday February 12 was Eastman Chemical Company ($EMN), popping some 2.87% to a price of $97.52 a share with some 1.76 million shares trading hands.

Starting the day trading at $96.02, Eastman Chemical Company reached an intraday high of $98.04 and hit intraday lows of $95.54. Shares gained $2.72 apiece by day’s end. Over the last 90 days, the stock’s average daily volume has been 1.22 million of its 143.73 million share total float. Today’s action puts the stock’s 50-day SMA at $95.15 and 200-day SMA at $86.92 with a 52-week range of $76.02 to $104.08.

Eastman Chemical Co is a specialty chemical company which manufactures and sells a portfolio of chemicals, plastics and fibers.

Eastman Chemical Company has its corporate headquarters located in Kingsport, TN and employs 14,000 people. Its market cap has now risen to $14.02 billion after today’s trading, its P/E ratio is now 9.4, its P/S 1.43, P/B 2.79, and P/FCF 18.9.

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