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1 hr ago |

Mississippi could give $20 million in aid to Cooper Tire

Mississippi Senate Bill 2975 says Findlay-based Cooper would be eligible for $8 million during fiscal year that starts July 1, followed by $6 million in each of the next two years.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber, Findlay, OH

6 hrs ago |

Goodyear Tire upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman

Goodyear Tire upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman Goldman upgraded Goodyear Tire to the Conviction Buy List based on an uptick in volume data, moderating raw material prices, and stabilizing tire prices.


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

10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

DuPont: 4 Different Insiders Have Sold Shares This Month

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is a science and engineering company that offers products and patents applications for agriculture, nutrition, electronics and communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation and apparel.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Startups, Innovalight, Dow Chemical

Wed Apr 23, 2014

How Far Do You Have to Go to Protect Trade Secrets?

How far does a company have to go to protect its trade secrets? As Littler Mendelson partner Dylan W. Wiseman and associate Danielle G. Eanet explain on the Unfair Competition & Trade Secrets Counsel blog, a recent case demonstrates confidentiality agreements for employees and visitors might not be enough.


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

Business Wire

Celanese to Add Fortron PPS Compounding Capability to Nanjing Integrated Chemical Complex

The PPS compounding expansion is expected to be operational by year-end 2014. "The Fortron PPS compounding expansion is part of the Celanese growth strategy to directly serve our customers in China and the broader Asia region, which are both experiencing impressive growth," said Phil McDivitt, vice president and general manager of the engineered ... (more)


Related Topix: Concord EFS, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Celanese AG, Chemicals, World News, China, Wilmington, NC

Jim Cramer Breaks Down Procter & Gamble (PG), Boeing (BA), Dow Chemical (DOW) Earnings

Cramer says the company has plenty of firepower to buy back stock or raise its dividend, but it's just a "bond" stock for now until P&G does something radical, and Cramer does not believe that will happen anytime soon to bring in more sales.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Financial Markets

Following 'Ranny' Riecker's death, Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation names new president

The foundation's Board of Trustees during its April 15 meeting unanimously elected Macauley "Mike" Whiting Jr., great-grandson of Grace A. Dow, to serve as its sixth president.


Related Topix: Midland, MI, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Dave Camp

The Hartford Courant

Dow Chemical profit tops estimates on strong margins

Dow Chemical Co , the No. 1 U.S. chemical maker by sales, reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly profit as cost controls helped to boost margins in businesses that make coatings, plastics and crop-protection products.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science, Ansonia, CT

Seeking Alpha

Celanese CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the First Quarter 2014 Celanese Corporation Earnings Conference Call.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Concord EFS, Manufacturing, Celanese AG, Chemicals

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Coatings World

PolyOne to Highlight Advanced Specialty Solutions at Chinaplas 2014

PolyOne Corporation a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, will showcase its latest innovations at Chinaplas 2014, one of the world's largest plastics industry exhibitions.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Chemicals, PolyOne, Marketing

WEAU-TV Eau Claire

Area recycling programs expanding

On average, each day Americans throw out more than four pounds of garbage. Nearly half of that can be recycled.


Related Topix: Dunn County, WI, Construction, Trex, Eau Claire County, WI, Eau Claire, WI

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Earth Day Volunteers Clean Up Big Sioux River

"It's a lot nicer to see green grass and clean river versus seeing stuff float down and garbage along the banks," volunteer Mike Hartwig said.


Related Topix: Vista Research, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries

Sys-Con Media

Cassius Ventures to Complete Share Consolidation

The Consolidation will be effective at the open of the market on April 23, 2014 .


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Celanese AG, Chemicals

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Raven Begins Search For New CFO

Raven Industries' Chief Financial Officer Thomas Iacarella, 60, is being named the company's Chief Risk Officer until his planned retirement in two years.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries

The Dow Chemical Company (DOW) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

The Dow Chemical Company is set to issue its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 23rd.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, The Dow Company, Dow AgroSciences

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Brazil is an increasingly promising marke... )--Carlisle Companies Incorporated reported $650.4 million in net sales from continuing operations for the first quarter 2014, an increase of 3.3% versus t... Research and Markets: Global Syngas Market 2014-2018: BASF, Kellogg, Brown and Root, Methanex., Royal Dutch Shell & Yara International Dominate ... (more)


Related Topix: Glassdoor, Manufacturing, CSL

Mon Apr 21, 2014

E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co.'s Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank

's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank in a report issued on Monday, AnalystRatings.Net reports.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Startups, Innovalight

Albemarle Corp. Given New $72.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank

The firm currently has a "hold" rating on the stock. Deutsche Bank's target price would indicate a potential upside of 7.14% from the company's current price.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

WSET-TV Lynchburg

New Benches Installed at D-Day Memorial

The boards were donated by Trex in Winchester and the installation is being provided without cost by F&S Building Innovations in Roanoke.


Related Topix: Construction, Trex

USA Today

Vote: What would you name a brand-new blimp?

What would you name a blimp? That's what The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company wants to know.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America


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