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Yesterday | The Advocate
The Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance Inc. announced the winners of its Seventh Annual Craft Workforce Development Excellence Awards, recognizing contractors who invest in workforce development programs that include recruitment, assessment, training, career path development and retention of employees. The GBRIA Craft Workforce Development Most Valuable Plant award was presented to BASF Corp. and The Dow Chemical Co.-Louisiana.
Saturday | AmericanBankingNews.com
Raven Industries 's share price hit a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Friday , Analyst Ratings Net reports. The company traded as low as $25.81 and last traded at $26.08, with a volume of 67,132 shares traded.
Saturday | Seeking Alpha
Eastman Chemical announced a rather sizable acquisition during Thursday's trading session after acquiring Taminco, a specialty chemical business. The deal underlies the strategic focus on specialty chemicals and seems okay from that point of view.
Saturday | GlobeNewswire
Andrews & Springer LLC , a boutique securities class action law firm focused on representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating potential breach of fiduciary duty claims against the Board of Directors of Taminco Corporation relating to the sale of the Company to Eastman Chemical Company . On September 11, 2014, the two companies announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Eastman will acquire TAM in a merger in a deal worth $2.8 billion.
One of the 25 largest companies in the United States with more than $100 billion in annual revenue, Cardinal Health has promoted 25-year company veteran Michael Kaufmann to the top finance seat, effective Nov. 11. He will replace Jeffrey Henderson, 49, who will be retiring next August. Kaufmann has been CEO of Cardinal's pharmaceutical segment since 2009.
Shares of The Dow Chemical Company were the target of unusually large options trading on Friday. Stock traders acquired 15,929 call options on the company, Stock Ratings Network reports.
There are a lot of numbers that might jump out at you when first going over the numbers for this year's Plastics News ranking of the industry's top-earning executives in North America. "Eight" probably isn't one of the first.
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Big pharma companies are starved for growth, and are likely to make acquisitions to expand their pipelines. Cramer discussed small biotechs that could be takeover candidates.
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SAN DIEGO & ALLENTOWN, Pa., Sept. 11, 2014 -- Shareholder rights attorneys at Robbins Arroyo LLP are investigating the proposed acquisition of Taminco Corporation by Eastman Chemical Company.
There was a standing ovation and lots of smiles from library, civic, and community leaders gathered in the library's Skyline Room at the main branch as Janet Haas of the William Penn Foundation delivered the news: Siobhan Reardon, president and director of the Free Library of Philadelphia, says the gift, to be paid over three years, is monumental. "This is gigantic," she said today.
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Eastman Chemical will pay $26 per share, a 9 percent premium to Taminco Corp.'s Wednesday closing price of $23.88. Both companies' boards have approved the deal, which is expected to close in the fourth quarter.
The federally mandated antitrust review waiting period for Albemarle Corp.'s $6.2 billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings Inc. has passed. Albemarle President and Chief Executive Office Luke Kissam tells The Advocate this is another important step towards completion of the transaction with Rockwood to create a premier specialty chemicals company.
Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels has expanded its ET Drag tire line with the addition of size 31.25/12.2-15W, #3073ST. Engineered with the M5 compound, the new size addition has a stiffer sidewall for higher horsepower and stick shift applications, according to the company, a unit of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
Updated: Sat Sep 13, 2014 05:17 pm
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