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26 min ago | Business Journal

Bayer sees 14 percent boost in 2Q profit

The logo of Bayer AG is seen at the company's headquarters in Leverkusen, Germany.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Biotech, Bayer AG, e-Spirit, Pharmaceuticals, World News, Germany

4 hrs ago | Plastics News

Dow sees solid second quarter performance

Dow Chemical Co. has reported its second quarter figures, with its seventh consecutive quarter of growth, according to the company.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Midland, MI

8 hrs ago |

Is Monsanto spreading this propaganda in your child's school?

The propagandizing of our youth in government-approved schools around the country has been in full swing for decades.


Related Topix: Monsanto, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

DuPont, Kolon Feud Over Freezing $1B Trade Secrets Case

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.' s trade secrets case against Kolon Industries Inc., which climaxed in a now-vacated $920 million verdict for DuPont three years ago, is becoming one of those court fights that just won't end.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , US News

Exxon Earnings Preview: Higher Commodity Prices, Better Volume Mix To Drive Growth

Exxon Mobil is scheduled to announce its 2014 second quarter earnings on July 31. We expect the company to post modest earnings growth over the last year on higher commodity prices and improved liquids production, partly offset by lower overall production and thinner downstream margins.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Financial Markets

Sys-Con Media

Park Electrochemical Corp. Announces Election of Christopher T....

Park Electrochemical Corp. announced that Christopher T. Mastrogiacomo has been elected President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company.


Related Topix: Electronics, Park Electrochemical Corporation, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Startups, Sanmina-SCI, Clarion, PA


A Resources ETF With An Upstream Emphasis

High demand in both developed and emerging markets is driving the globalization and utilization of natural resources.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, BHP Billiton, Mining, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, Monsanto

Why RPM International (RPM) Stock Is Gaining Today

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, RPM International, Mozilla, TheStreet, Financial Markets


U.S. GMO crop companies double down on anti-labeling efforts

One year after the launch of a social media effort to allay consumers' concerns about the safety of foods made from genetically modified crops, U.S. companies that develop GMOs have further committed to a multimillion-dollar campaign to defeat attempts to add GMO labels to such foods.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Monsanto, Marketing

Mon Jul 28, 2014


C'mon, Yah Cowardly Lion: Courage to be the Change

When Bayer, a $7 billion multinational pharmaceutical company, acquired a smaller $300 million diagnostic company, CEO Rolf Classon chose to call it a "merger."


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Biotech, Bayer AG

Who are pharma's movers and shakers?

The latest changes at Bayer, biopharma, and the winner of Professional Woman of the Year in this week's column.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Bayer HealthCare

Houston And GE: Opposite Fates From The Fiat Dollar

Houston, Texas sure is entering a golden era. It seems that everyone is moving to the town these days.


Related Topix: ExxonMobil Chemical, General Electric, Financial Services, Aerospace-Defense

Myrtle Beach Online

RPM Intl agrees to $797.5M deal on asbestos claims

RPM will start funding the trust for current and future claimants with a $450 million cash payment and then make additional payments over the next few years until a total of $797.5 million in contributions is reached.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, RPM International, Medina, OH, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Business News

Resource Investing News

Tips and Stock Picks from Louis James of Casey Research

A lot of interesting topics came up at last week's Sprott Vancouver Natural Resource Symposium, but perhaps the most unusual presentation came from Louis James, chief metals and mining investment strategist at Casey Research.


Related Topix: Cleco, Energy, Manufacturing, Electronics, Rogers

Ag Professional

FMC opens new Asia Innovation Center in Shanghai

FMC Corporation officially opened its Asia Innovation Center in the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in the Pudong area of Shanghai, China.


Related Topix: FMC, World News, China, Agriculture, Science

Fertilizer Companies Blame Texas City For Blast

Two fertilizer companies sued following a deadly Texas explosion are claiming the small town deserves blame for failing to properly train volunteer firefighters and first responders, who made up most of the 15 people killed by the blast.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Texas City, TX, Explosion, CF Industries


Earnings Expectations For The Week Of July 28: Exxon, Pfizer, Twitter And Much More

The earnings crunch continues, and reports so far have generally been encouraging.


Related Topix: Pfizer, Excaliard Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Foldrx Pharmaceuticals, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hexcel Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

Hexcel has earned an average rating of "Buy" from the ten analysts that are presently covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports .


Related Topix: Electronics, Manufacturing, Hexcel


Barron's Recap: Ready To Wear?

This weekend in Barron's online: whether consumers are ready for the coming wave of wearable devices, the results of the stock-picking derby between Barron's and Zacks thus far, as well as the prospects for Dow Chemical, Theravance, LSB Industries and more.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Startups, Theravance, The Who, Pop/Rock, Banking, KeyCorp, Financial Services


ExxonMobil Liable Over Mandated MTBE

A jury found Exxon Mobil Corp. liable Tuesday in a long-running lawsuit over groundwater contamination by the gasoline additive methyl tertiary butyl ether , and ordered the oil company to pay $236 million to New Hampshire to clean it up, reported the Associated Press.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical


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