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2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Eastman Chemical: Overlooked And Undervalued

On Monday, July 28th, Eastman Chemical Co. released its Q2 earnings report . The company beat on the bottom line as net income increased 11% year over year, but thanks to the company's $100 million stock buyback, EPS increased 14%.

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Basf Ag

6 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Albemarle reports drop in earnings

The Advocate reports the Baton Rouge company noted second-quarter earnings were affected by an April 15 deal to sell its antioxidant, ibuprofen and propofol businesses and assets to SI Group Inc. Albemarle took a pre-tax charge to reflect an expected loss on the sale of the assets, which should be completed this year.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

8 hrs ago | Freshnews

West Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

Three Months Ended June 30, 2014 2013 Net Sales $ 368.9 $ 344.5 Gross Profit Margin 33.0% 32.2% Operating Profit $ 54.1 $ 42.5 Diluted EPS $ 0.52 $ 0.43 Second quarter 2014 consolidated net sales grew by 7.1% compared to the second quarter of 2013.

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

12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Dow Chemical: An Activist Investor Play And More

The company has begun implementing divestitures of about $4.5 billion to $6 billion of lower-return operations to improve profitability.

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical

16 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Eastman Chemical Co - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and Analysis of...

ITEM Page Critical Accounting Estimates 29 Non-GAAP Financial Measures 30 Overview 31 Results of Operations 33 Summary by Operating Segment 37 Summary by Customer Location 43 Liquidity, Capital Resources, and Other Financial Information 44 Recently Issued Accounting Standards 47 2014 Outlook 48 Forward-Looking Statements and Risk Factors 48 This ... (more)

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Eastman Chemical

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Ohio.com

Former Cleveland Federal Reserve head named to UA post

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Related Topix: University of Akron, Akron, OH, Banking, FirstMerit, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Myers Industries, J M Smucker, Food

Seeking Alpha

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber's (GT) CEO Richard Kramer on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good morning, my name is Tony, and I'll be your conference operator today. At this time, I'd like to welcome everyone to The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Goodyear Tire revenue deflated by weak Latam, N.America

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co, the biggest U.S. tire maker, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue as it sold fewer tires to vehicle makers in North America and Latin America.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber

NewsOK.com

Goodyear 2Q profit rises 18 percent

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. on Wednesday reported profit that rose by 18 percent in its second quarter.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber

Ohio.com

Goodyear has record second quarter earnings

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Akron, OH, Summit County, OH

Benzinga

Stocks To Watch For July 30, 2014

Wall Street expects Humana to report its Q2 earnings at $2.19 per share on revenue of $11.94 billion.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Humana, Insurance, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Grocery

Tue Jul 29, 2014

SchaeffersResearch.com

E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) Traders Eye More Upside

The move higher has sparked a rush of call activity in the stock's options pits, with the contracts trading at almost 22 times the average intraday pace.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Startups, Innovalight, Pioneer Hi-Bred, Day Trading, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Law.com

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.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, US News

TheStreet.com

Why Eastman Chemical (EMN) Stock Is Falling Today

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, Mozilla, TheStreet, Financial Markets

MarketNewsVideo

Tuesday Sector Laggards: Shipping, Rubber & Plastics

In trading on Tuesday, shipping shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.1%.

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, Video, Business News

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.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Midland, MI

Californiaexaminer.net

Big Call Buyer Jumps Into E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co

The trader's crystal ball was working well this morning when they bought 6760 September $67.50 calls in DD at the open.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Pioneer Hi-Bred, Startups, Innovalight

TheStreet.com

Will This Analyst Upgrade Help Albemarle (ALB) Stock Today?

The firm said the company has several positive near-term catalysts. Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates ALBEMARLE CORP as a "buy" with a ratings score of B+.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Financial Markets

Agri Marketing

Dow AgroSciences Launches Updated U.S. Website

DOW AGROSCIENCES LAUNCHES UPDATED U.S. WEBSITE Jul. 29, 2014 Source: Dow Agrosciences news release Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company , announces the launch of its redesigned U.S. website, dowagro.com/usag.

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Dow AgroSciences, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Marketing

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Visits Danville, Talking Jobs and Economic Development

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe was on the Southside on Monday night. He threw the first pitch at the Danville Braves baseball game.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Pittsylvania County, VA

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