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1 hr ago | Insider Monkey

Apple Inc. (AAPL), The Dow Chemical Company (DOW) And Micron...

A " Tiger Club " member, Discovery Capital Management was founded in 1999 by Rob Citrone , who had previously worked as a portfolio manager at Fidelity Investments and Tiger Management.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Semiconductors, Micron Technology, Electronics, The Dow Company, Dow AgroSciences, Apple, Startups, Financial Markets

6 hrs ago | Plastics News

Investment firm specializing in emerging polymer firms opens in Ohio

A plastics market veteran is working with an investment firm and a research foundation to help commercialize polymer technology in the Buckeye State.


Related Topix: Ohio, Akron, OH, Manufacturing, Chemicals, PolyOne, Avon Lake, OH

8 hrs ago |

Insider Selling: West Pharmaceutical Services CFO Unloads 38,366 Shares of Stock

West Pharmaceutical Services CFO William J. Federici sold 38,366 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 18th.


Related Topix: Medicine, West Pharmaceutical Services, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry

12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Cargo Rates Trigger Shipper Backlash as U.S. Rails Soar

After CSX Corp. raised rates for shipping specialty gas by 41 percent over three years, Diversified CPC International Inc. had to shutter a production line near Chicago .


Related Topix: CSX, Railroads, Financial Markets, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Arkansas

16 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Raven Balloons In Demand By Google

Raven Industries reports that sales for the second quarter are up to $94.5 million from $93.4 million the same time last year, due in part to Google's Project Loon, which uses the company's balloons Balloon sales for Google Project Loon were up 175 percent.


Related Topix: Vista Research, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries, Sioux Falls, SD

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Seeking Alpha

AEP Industries Is Ready To Benefit From Any Softness In Resin Prices

The sharp rise in raw material costs has negatively affected the gross margins, but prices are catching up to close the negative spread.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, AEP Industries, Bemis Company

Why Raven Industries (RAVN) Stock Is Falling Today

However, the diversified technology company, which provides a variety of products to customers in the industrial, agriculture, energy, construction and military and aerospace markets, said sales increased to $94.5 million, from $93.4 million for the fiscal 2014 second quarter.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries, Consolidated, Industrial, Warren Buffett

The Motley Fool

Industrials: Investing Essentials

The industrials sector includes plenty of manufacturing, as at the Dow Chemical facility in Spain.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Science / Technology, Inventions

JD Supra

Texas Supreme Court Establishes That an At-Will Employee Does Not...

The Texas Supreme Court recently issued a much-anticipated opinion regarding fraud claims in the employment at will context.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

Move over, Dow Event Center, here comes 'The Dow' in new sponsorship deal

The Saginaw County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, Aug. 19, signed off on a 10-year extension of the sponsorship agreement between downtown Saginaw's The Dow Event Center and Dow Chemical Co.


Related Topix: The Dow Company, Saginaw County, MI, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Saginaw, MI

West Australian

Tyre makers race to turn dandelions into rubber

Dutch biologist Ingrid van der Meer often meets with disbelief when she talks about her work on dandelions and how it could secure the future of road transport.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Tire Business

Firestone Natural Rubber to quit producing latex in Liberia

Firestone Natural Rubber Co., a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corp., will cease producing liquid latex at its Liberian plantation in the fourth quarter of 2014 and concentrate solely on the production of block rubber, the company said.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA

The Daily Advance

Landmark Show and Competition taking entries

The Arts of the Albemarle's 27th Annual Landmark Competition and Show is currently taking submissions from area artists.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Painting, Arts, Norfolk, VA

Plastics News

Flexible film waste-to-oil pilot project continuing in California

A recent decision to discontinue operations at a plastics waste-to-oil site in Portland, Ore., is not impacting a pilot program aimed at hard-to-recycle plastics in California.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Republic Services, Environmental, Waste Management, Citrus Heights, CA

Michigan Radio

Dioxin cleanup downstream from Dow Chemical to enter next stage

The Environmental Protection Agency has a plan for cleaning up soil contaminated by dioxins along the Tittabawasee River floodplain.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Environment, Science, Midland, MI

WFAA-TV Dallas

Landowners cited for pile that damaged Del. bridge

The owners of land in Delaware where a huge mound of dirt damaged a highway bridge have been served with violation notices by state environmental regulators.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals


Apathy Sends Biotech Jobs Offshore, Says CSL

The country's largest biotechnology manufacturer, CSL, says government and community complacency puts Australia at risk of missing out on future jobs as companies invest where workers are more productive, tax rates are lower and governments are more supportive.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, CSL, Science / Technology, Biotech

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Dow Chemical Company Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Shares of The Dow Chemical Company have received an average rating of "Hold" from the fifteen ratings firms that are covering the company, American Banking reports .


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Interesting April 2015 Stock Options for DuPont

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is DuPont .


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Financial Markets

Sys-Con Media

Northisle Announces the Start of Drilling

With the successful completion of a private placement in July 2014 exploration plans for 2014 include the drilling of an untested Induced Polarization anomaly extending for 1.5km from the deposit to the northwest.


Related Topix: NOVA Chemicals, Chemicals


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