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1 hr ago | The Washington Post

Buffett Faces End of $255 Million a Year From Dow Chemical

Dow Chemical Co. shares rallied past $53.72 today for the first time in nine years.

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Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Rohm and Haas, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Midland, MI

5 hrs ago | Business Journal

W.R. Grace acquisitions boost sales in second quarter

W.R. Grace & Co.' s late-2013 acquisition of Dow Chemical Co.' s polypropylene licensing and catalyst unit boosted profit in the second quarter, helping the chemical maker beat Wall Street's expectations.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, W R Grace

10 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Dow Chemical 2Q profit drops, revenue rises

The specialty chemical company's earnings after preferred stock dividends dropped to $882 million, or 73 cents per share, from $2.34 billion, or $1.87 per share, a year ago.

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

14 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Saudi bourse surges on plan to open market to FDI

File - Brokers monitor a screen displaying stock market index at an investment bank in Riyadh, June 9, 2013.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Financial Markets, Saudi Basic Industries

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Exxon Mobil says it will follow new anti-bias rules

Exxon Mobil Corp. has said it will comply with the new protections for gay and transgender employees required of federal contractors, while still sidestepping the question of whether it will formalize that by changing the language of its corporate policy.

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Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Freshnews

3M Introduces the Emphaze AEX Hybrid Purifier

The new 3M Emphaze AEX Hybrid Purifier, the first in a series of chromatography and membrane chromatographic products, combines three unique 3M technologies - advanced polymer materials, fine fiber nonwovens, and membranes - to deliver an all-synthetic clarifying product line containing both a novel anion exchange nonwoven media, and a fine ... (more)

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, 3M

NewsOK.com

Exxon Mobil says it'll follow new anti-bias rules

Exxon Mobil Corp. says it will comply with new protections for gay and transgender employees required of federal contractors, but isn't saying whether it will formalize that wording in its corporate policies.

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Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

Minyanville

As Russia's Isolation Grows, Oil Companies Caught in Middle

The confrontation between Russia and the West took a turn for the worse with the downing of a Malaysian airliner on July 17, and that could spell trouble for several major oil companies operating in Russia.

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Related Topix: ExxonMobil Chemical, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, BP plc, Oil & Gas, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Vladimir Putin

The Mac Observer

Petition Demands Samsung Improve Factory Conditions, 40K Signatures

A petition at The Petition Site is being circulated that demands Samsung improve working conditions at its Chinese factories .

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Related Topix: Samsung Group, Electronics, Semiconductors

Business Journal

Praxair set for Tonawanda expansion

Praxair Inc. will invest $38.7 million to expand and modernize its Praxair Technology Center in the town of Tonawanda.

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Related Topix: Praxair

In-PharmaTechnologist.com

Sterile injectables M&A could indicate return to in-house production

Drugmakers are bringing sterile injectables capacity back in-house according to a Frost & Sullivan analyst, who says industry risk aversion is the key driver.

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Related Topix: Consulting, Frost and Sullivan, Sun Chemical, Billerica, MA, Outsourcing

JD Supra

Marubeni: FCPA Repeat Offender

In this era of aggressive FCPA enforcement, there are critics who have suggested that the Department of Justice should concentrate its prosecutions on individuals rather than imposing ever-increasing criminal fines on corporations.

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Related Topix: Marubeni, Food, Grocery, US News

Reuters

UPDATE 1-DuPont forecast misses expectations as farm sales weigh

Chemicals maker DuPont forecast weaker-than-expected operating earnings for the current quarter after weak agriculture sales constrained both profit and revenue.

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

The TTABlog

Fame of 'POST-IT' Mark Yields 2(d) Opposition Victory over 'FLAG-IT!'

Opposer 3M stuck it to Applicant Professional Gallery, Inc. in this opposition to registration of the mark FLAG-IT! for "adhesive-backed labels; adhesive-backed plastic film designating signatory action."

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, 3M, MMM

RTE.ie

Time Warner moves to block any quick takeover

Time Warner's board has moved to prevent its shareholders from calling special meetings, effectively throwing up a hurdle to any quick move to approve a potential takeover by Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox.

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Related Topix: Time Warner, Computers, Media, Air Products and Chemicals

Mon Jul 21, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why TETRA Technologies (TTI) Stock Is Gaining Today

The expansion is expected to allow Compressco to operate in the compression market at a broader level, the company added.

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Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Tetra Technologies, Financial Markets

Business Journal

Woodlands energy company makes big acquisition

The Woodlands-based Tetra Technologies Inc. is acquiring a major natural gas compression provider based out of Midland.

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Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Tetra Technologies

AmericanBankingNews.com

Hexcel Co. (HXL) Updates FY14 Earnings Guidance

Hexcel Co. issued an update on its FY14 earnings guidance on Monday. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.06-2.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.13, Analyst Ratings.Net reports.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Manufacturing, Hexcel

USA Today

It's unanimous: Don't buy these 9 stocks

Differing opinions on stocks is what makes the market. And that's why when you see unanimous agreement to not buy, or even dump a stock, you should take notice.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Air Products and Chemicals, Plum, Software, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical

Daily Kos

Monsanto Shill Mom?

As some of you know, I have a passion for the subject of Genetically Modified Organisms.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Family, Parenting

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