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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.50
DOW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
53% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. DOW: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
DOW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.5
0.02
0.52
Equity to Asset 0.37
DOW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
76% of the 1001 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. DOW: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
DOW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.33 Max: 0.4
Current: 0.37
0.19
0.4
Interest Coverage 5.86
DOW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
75% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 26.35 vs. DOW: 5.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
DOW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 3.43 Max: 7.47
Current: 5.86
0.31
7.47
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.26
M-Score: -3.10
WACC vs ROIC
8.37%
11.64%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 11.36
DOW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.91 vs. DOW: 11.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
DOW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 6.36 Max: 11.32
Current: 11.36
1.07
11.32
Net-margin (%) 15.76
DOW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1018 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.31 vs. DOW: 15.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
DOW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.01  Med: 4.98 Max: 9.75
Current: 15.76
1.01
9.75
ROE (%) 31.13
DOW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1004 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. DOW: 31.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
DOW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.97  Med: 12.41 Max: 32.72
Current: 31.13
1.97
32.72
ROA (%) 11.18
DOW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1037 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. DOW: 11.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
DOW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.16  Med: 4.70 Max: 9.83
Current: 11.18
1.16
9.83
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 42.93
DOW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1029 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.80 vs. DOW: 42.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
DOW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.44  Med: 22.21 Max: 40.64
Current: 42.93
9.44
40.64
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.80
DOW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 893 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. DOW: -1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DOW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.5  Med: 3.05 Max: 16.1
Current: -1.8
-5.5
16.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.90
DOW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. DOW: 3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DOW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.9  Med: 1.10 Max: 63
Current: 3.9
-27.9
63
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 11.70
DOW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. DOW: 11.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DOW' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.4  Med: -1.95 Max: 52
Current: 11.7
-61.4
52
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Q4 2014

DOW Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ray Dalio 31,188 sh (New)
John Hussman 3,500 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 221,271 sh (+230.72%)
George Soros 5,183,739 sh (+77.60%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 208,586 sh (+51.57%)
Larry Robbins 3,057,000 sh (+26.43%)
Daniel Loeb 22,000,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 100,000 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 98,722 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 1,467,548 sh (-0.20%)
PRIMECAP Management 1,625,150 sh (-1.76%)
Paul Tudor Jones 77,788 sh (-6.57%)
Dodge & Cox 780,731 sh (-86.45%)
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Q1 2015

DOW Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Leon Cooperman 1,873,900 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 954,625 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,884,800 sh (New)
Larry Robbins 6,122,700 sh (+100.28%)
Paul Tudor Jones 85,173 sh (+9.49%)
PRIMECAP Management 1,696,100 sh (+4.37%)
Pioneer Investments 1,488,635 sh (+1.44%)
First Eagle Investment 100,000 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 3,500 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 250,000 sh (unchged)
Daniel Loeb 22,000,000 sh (unchged)
Daniel Loeb 22,000,000 sh (unchged)
Signature Select Canadian Fund 157,500 sh (-0.76%)
Jeff Auxier 97,502 sh (-1.24%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 202,302 sh (-3.01%)
George Soros 4,629,386 sh (-10.69%)
Dodge & Cox 693,433 sh (-11.18%)
Ray Dalio 16,895 sh (-45.83%)
Jeff Auxier 50,652 sh (-48.69%)
Joel Greenblatt 14,188 sh (-93.59%)
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Q2 2015

DOW Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Stanley Druckenmiller 1,163,300 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 230,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 94,675 sh (+567.29%)
Steven Cohen 2,276,676 sh (+138.49%)
Leon Cooperman 2,315,679 sh (+23.58%)
Larry Robbins 7,493,353 sh (+22.39%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 247,035 sh (+22.11%)
George Soros 4,860,084 sh (+4.98%)
Pioneer Investments 1,562,206 sh (+4.94%)
Daniel Loeb 23,000,000 sh (+4.55%)
PRIMECAP Management 1,720,000 sh (+1.41%)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 100,000 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 3,500 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 96,002 sh (-1.54%)
Dodge & Cox 550,705 sh (-20.58%)
Paul Tudor Jones 27,547 sh (-67.66%)
Jim Simons 579,500 sh (-69.25%)
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Q3 2015

DOW Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 18,299 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 168,095 sh (New)
Jim Simons 962,700 sh (+66.13%)
Leon Cooperman 2,731,979 sh (+17.98%)
Daniel Loeb 23,500,000 sh (+2.17%)
George Soros 2,045,500 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 100,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 1,000,000 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 247,035 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Signature Select Canadian Fund Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 95,852 sh (-0.16%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 240,521 sh (-2.64%)
Larry Robbins 7,270,965 sh (-2.97%)
PRIMECAP Management 1,537,500 sh (-10.61%)
Dodge & Cox 486,952 sh (-11.58%)
George Soros 3,919,221 sh (-19.36%)
Louis Moore Bacon 150,000 sh (-34.78%)
Pioneer Investments 917,480 sh (-41.27%)
Steven Cohen 918,750 sh (-59.65%)
Stanley Druckenmiller 235,800 sh (-79.73%)
Joel Greenblatt 11,774 sh (-87.56%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 12.10
DOW's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1151 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.32 vs. DOW: 12.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
DOW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.31  Med: 13.98 Max: 116.67
Current: 12.1
6.31
116.67
Forward P/E 11.40
DOW's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
71% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.71 vs. DOW: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.70
DOW's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
65% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.50 vs. DOW: 12.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
DOW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.34  Med: 14.30 Max: 183.24
Current: 12.7
6.34
183.24
P/B 2.53
DOW's P/B is ranked lower than
69% of the 1263 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. DOW: 2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
DOW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 2.24 Max: 4.05
Current: 2.53
0.49
4.05
P/S 1.56
DOW's P/S is ranked lower than
57% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. DOW: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
DOW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.79
Current: 1.56
0.14
1.79
PFCF 14.50
DOW's PFCF is ranked higher than
64% of the 765 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.00 vs. DOW: 14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
DOW' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.82  Med: 18.67 Max: 43.38
Current: 14.5
2.82
43.38
POCF 7.16
DOW's POCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 1014 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.17 vs. DOW: 7.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
DOW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.42  Med: 8.96 Max: 16.84
Current: 7.16
1.42
16.84
EV-to-EBIT 10.95
DOW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
69% of the 1204 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.83 vs. DOW: 10.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
DOW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 13.00 Max: 63.9
Current: 10.95
4.7
63.9
EV-to-EBITDA 8.45
DOW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
70% of the 1240 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.24 vs. DOW: 8.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
DOW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 9.20 Max: 19.2
Current: 8.45
3.1
19.2
PEG 1.46
DOW's PEG is ranked higher than
61% of the 411 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. DOW: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
DOW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 1.03 Max: 30.65
Current: 1.46
0.22
30.65
Shiller P/E 18.88
DOW's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
63% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 24.67 vs. DOW: 18.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
DOW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.33  Med: 15.90 Max: 21.84
Current: 18.88
3.33
21.84
Current Ratio 1.88
DOW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 1012 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. DOW: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DOW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.11  Med: 1.55 Max: 2.13
Current: 1.88
1.11
2.13
Quick Ratio 1.29
DOW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 1012 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. DOW: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DOW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.39
Current: 1.29
0.7
1.39
Days Inventory 75.13
DOW's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
56% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 65.87 vs. DOW: 75.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
DOW' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.42  Med: 54.00 Max: 64.34
Current: 75.13
45.42
64.34
Days Sales Outstanding 30.52
DOW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
83% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 59.63 vs. DOW: 30.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DOW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.07  Med: 34.84 Max: 74.79
Current: 30.52
24.07
74.79
Days Payable 34.51
DOW's Days Payable is ranked lower than
68% of the 876 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 50.13 vs. DOW: 34.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
DOW' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.46  Med: 49.95 Max: 57.5
Current: 34.51
34.46
57.5

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.68
DOW's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
82% of the 1146 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. DOW: 3.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
DOW' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 3.28 Max: 23.46
Current: 3.68
1.46
23.46
Dividend Payout 0.45
DOW's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
63% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. DOW: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
DOW' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.48 Max: 5.58
Current: 0.45
0.17
5.58
Dividend Growth (3y) 19.30
DOW's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
84% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. DOW: 19.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
DOW' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.4  Med: 4.90 Max: 28.7
Current: 19.3
-28.4
28.7
Forward Dividend Yield 3.88
DOW's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
82% of the 1039 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. DOW: 3.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 10.36
DOW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1167 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. DOW: 10.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
DOW' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.11  Med: 9.23 Max: 66.05
Current: 10.36
4.11
66.05
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.80
DOW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 544 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. DOW: -0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
DOW' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.6  Med: -2.50 Max: 3.6
Current: -0.8
-10.6
3.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 9.65
DOW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
93% of the 1210 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. DOW: 9.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
DOW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 4.14 Max: 119.83
Current: 9.65
0.88
119.83
Price/Projected FCF 1.31
DOW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. DOW: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
DOW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 1.25 Max: 2.4
Current: 1.31
0.24
2.4
Price/Median PS Value 1.45
DOW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
75% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. DOW: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
DOW' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.25 Max: 1.99
Current: 1.45
0.2
1.99
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.02
DOW's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. DOW: 2.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
DOW' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.08 Max: 6.1
Current: 2.02
0.36
6.1
Price/Graham Number 2.65
DOW's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
81% of the 1011 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. DOW: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
DOW' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02  Med: 1.86 Max: 8.8
Current: 2.65
1.02
8.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 9.10
DOW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. DOW: 9.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
DOW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 7.70 Max: 21.3
Current: 9.1
1.6
21.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 11.11
DOW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 558 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. DOW: 11.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
DOW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.5  Med: 11.60 Max: 42.9
Current: 11.11
-14.5
42.9

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $48778
EPS $ 6.18
Beta1.08
Short Percentage of Float1.13%
52-Week Range $35.11 - 57.10
Shares Outstanding(Mil)1158.61

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 47,294 48,003 44,822
EPS($) 3.51 4.15 4.38
EPS without NRI($) 3.51 4.15 4.38

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Industry: Chemicals » Chemicals
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Dow Chemical Co was incorporated in 1947 under Delaware law and is the successor to a Michigan corporation, of the same name, organized in 1897. The Company is as an integrated science and technology company. It operates in five segments: Agricultural Sciences, Consumer Solutions, Infrastructure Solutions, Performance Materials & Chemicals and Performance Plastics. The Agricultural Sciences segment is a leader in providing crop protection and seed/plant biotechnology products and technologies, urban pest management solutions and healthy oils. The business invents, develops, manufactures and markets products for use in agricultural, industrial and commercial pest management, and food service. The Consumer Solutions segment consists of three businesses: Consumer Care, Dow Automotive Systems and Dow Electronic Materials. These businesses develop and market customized materials using technology and chemistries for specialty applications - including semiconductors and organic light-emitting diodes, adhesives and foams used by the transportation industry, and cellulosics for pharmaceutical formulations and food solutions. The Consumer Care portfolio of businesses delivers technologies for the consumer at the intersection of physics, biology and chemistry, connecting the businesses to the human element. Dow Electronic Materials is a supplier of enabling materials for a broad range of consumer electronics including smartphones, tablets, television monitors and personal computers, as well as electronic devices and systems used in a variety of industries. Dow Automotive Systems is a provider of collaborative solutions and materials for original equipment manufacturers, tier suppliers, aftermarket customers and commercial transportation manufacturers. The Infrastructure Solutions segment is comprised of an portfolio of businesses utilizing technology to deliver products such as architectural and industrial coating applications, building insulation, adhesives, microbial protection for the oil and gas industry, and water technologies. The Performance Materials & Chemicals segment is comprised of five technology-driven, customer-centric businesses that are advantaged through integration and driven by technology and solutions: Chlor-Alkali and Vinyl, Chlorinated Organics, Epoxy, Industrial Solutions and Polyurethanes. The Performance Plastics segment is the world's plastics franchise, and is a market-oriented portfolio composed of five businesses: Dow Elastomers, Dow Electrical and Telecommunications, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, Energy and Hydrocarbons.
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