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3 hrs ago | ICIS Chemical Business Americas

Commentary: Dow Chemical's Q2 earnings encouraging

Dow Chemical continues to chug along higher, making progress on profit growth and investing in future capacity while restructuring to reduce exposure to commodity chlorine and epoxy resins .

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Freeport, TX

8 hrs ago | Business Wire

Cabot, Birla Carbon, Cooper Tire and more headline Carbon Black World 2014

Taking place 20-22 October in Barcelona, Spain, this conference and exhibition will feature presentations from Birla Carbon, Cabot Corporation, China Carbon Black Institute , Cooper Tire & Rubber; Doright Co., Ltd., Notch Consulting, Omsk Carbon Group, Phillips Carbon Black Limited, Pirelli Tyre, Tire Industry Research and more.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber, Spain, World News,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

The Dow Chemical Company Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse

's stock had its "outperform" rating restated by Credit Suisse in a research note issued on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Benzinga

Markets Steady Despite Mixed Economic Data

The Commerce Department reported that new home sales fell in the month June, while initial jobless claims came in better than expected.

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Related Topix: 9, Transportation, Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Banking, Financial Services, Ubs Ag, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Beverages, PepsiCo

WCAV

Voter Registrars Tackle New Voter ID Law

Registrars spent two days in Richmond this week at an annual training session put on by the Virginia Department of Elections.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

The Skanner

Kam's Kapsules: Movies Opening July 25, 2014

And So It Goes Romantic comedy revolving around a narcissistic realtor who enlists the help of his carefree next-door neighbor when the 9 year-old granddaughter he never knew existed is suddenly dropped at his doorstep.

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Related Topix: Hercules, Chemicals, Dwayne Johnson, Girls, Entertainment, Television

Ag Professional

Kinze and Raven partner on next generation planter solutions

Kinze Manufacturing, Inc. announced a partnership with Raven Industries to develop a standalone monitor solution for the Kinze 4900 series planter.

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

Ag Professional

Dow Chemical adds more assets to "for sale" list

Dow Chemical Co said it would raise about $1 billion from the sale of corporate assets such as rail cars and that it was reviewing joint ventures, part of a plan to raise as much as $6 billion through asset sales.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Warren Buffett

TheStreet.com

Why Dow Chemical (DOW) Stock Is Gaining Today

The company made a quarterly profit of $882 million, or 73 cents per diluted share, 2 cents better than Wall Street expected.

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

Wed Jul 23, 2014

AME Info

Rolta wins multi-million dollar follow-on award for engineering systems for Sadara, Saudi Arabia

Rolta International Inc., announced that it has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract from Sadara Chemical Company to implement a comprehensive Engineering System at its complex, which will be the world's largest petrochemical facility ever built in a single phase.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Sys-Con Media

Dow Reports Second Quarter Results

The Company reported earnings of $0.73 per share, or $0.74 per share on an adjusted basis .

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Related Topix: Plaquemine, LA, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

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: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Rohm and Haas, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Midland, MI

Business Journal

Sealed Air CEO on Charlotte: 'The best combination we could find'

Jerome Peribere, CEO of Sealed Air, speaks to media at a press conference announcing Sealed Air's plan to relocate its headquarters to Charlotte.

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Related Topix: Chemicals, Insurance, MetLife, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical

Fox News

Dow Chemical Beats Due to Higher Prices, Lower Costs

Dow Chemical Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as sales rose and margins improved due to higher prices and a tight control on costs.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science, Business News

Tire Business

Chung named Cooper's VP-Americas

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has hired Mark Chung, formerly with Yokohama Tire Corp. and Ford Motor Co., to be vice president, strategy and business development for the Americas.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber, Marketing

Wall Street Journal

Dow Chemical's Sales Better-Than-Seen

Dow Chemical Co. said its second-quarter sales rose a better-than-expected 2% as the company reported growth in all its operating segments.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Dow Chemical 2Q adj. profit climbs, 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: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Midland, MI

Agri Marketing

DuPont Reiterates Its Committment To The Agricultural Market

DUPONT REITERATES ITS COMMITTMENT TO THE AGRICULTURAL MARKET Jul. 23, 2014 Agrimoney.com reports: DuPont restated its long-term faith in the agriculture market despite acknowledging the threat to prospects from the tumble in crop prices, particularly of corn, a key earner for its seeds business.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals

Tue Jul 22, 2014

TheCourier.com

Agency joining probe of tires

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER A second federal agency voted Tuesday to investigate a complaint by unionized Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.

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

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The dividend is payable September 1, 2014, to stockholders ... )--First BanCorp , the bank holding company for FirstBank Puerto Rico, announced today that it expects to report its financial re... )--Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has appointed Mark Chung Vice President, Strategy & Business Development for the Americas.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Wells Fargo , Banking, First BanCorp, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber, Textron, Aerospace-Defense, UMB Financial

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