IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Regions :: North America

Displaying 361 - 380 of 11703 stories.
May 1, 2014
Methanex reports net income for the first quarter of $145 million, up 142% year-on-year (YOY), on sales of $968 million, up 48%. Although adjusted earnings increased 79% YOY, to $1.65/share, they fell well below the consensus estimate of $1.92/share. Analysts attributed the shortfall to unplanned outages and gas curtailments....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Methanex-income-more-than-doubles-but-earnings-well-short-of-estimates-on-outages-feeds_60695.html
May 1, 2014
Avalon Rare Metals (Toronto) says it has received a land use permit from the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board (Yellowknife, NT) to start preconstruction work at the company's...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Rare-earths-development-company-granted-preconstruction-permit-for-Canada-project_60723.html
April 30, 2014
Dow Chemical said on Wednesday that its ethylene production facilities at Plaquemine, LA experienced two separate process incidents during the week of 20 April. The incidents resulted...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Dows-Plaquemine-complex-suffers-disruption-ethylene-supply-curtailed-for-3-4-weeks_60714.html
April 30, 2014
Intrepid Potash today reported results for its first quarter 2014, including a net loss of $0.4 million, compared to a gain of $14.9 million in the first quarter 2013. Earnings per...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Intrepid-Potash-reports-net-loss-in-first-quarter_60706.html
April 30, 2014
Ashland today reported a net loss from continuing operations of $61 million, or 78 cts/share, compared with a net gain of $48 million in the year-ago quarter, on sales that were flat...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Ashland-swings-to-loss-on-restructuring-charges-adjusted-earnings-flat-YOY_60712.html
April 30, 2014
Indian specialty chemicals maker Artek Surfin (Mumbai) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of 100% of Galata Chemicals, the former PVC additives business of Chemtura...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Artek-Surfin-completes-Galata-Chemicals-buyout_60710.html
April 30, 2014
Chemtura today reported net earnings of $10 million, compared with a net loss of $18 million in the year-ago quarter, on sales up 5% year-on-year (YOY), to $556 million. Adjusted...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Chemtura-misses-estimates-on-weakness-in-bromine-and-organometallics_60708.html
April 30, 2014
Bayer has declined to comment on a Reuters report that the company plans to swap its animal health business for Merck & Co’s consumer health operations. Reuters’ ...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Bayer-to-swap-animal-health-for-Mercks-consumer-care-business-Update_60690.html
April 30, 2014
Kraton Performance Polymers (Houston) reports a first-quarter 2014 net loss of $7.9 million versus a loss of $3.7 million in the year-ago period. Sales totaled $312 million, down 8% year-on-year. Adjusted earnings of 46 cts/share came in 40% above the analysts’ consensus estimate of 33 cts/share....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Kraton-adjusted-earnings-beat-estimates-by-40-percent_60696.html
April 30, 2014
Praxair announced today that it is raising the price of argon in the United States and Puerto Rico, effective 15 May. Prices will go up as much as 20% for argon and 15% for argon...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Praxair-raises-argon-prices_60694.html
April 30, 2014
Mexichem (Tlalnepantla, Mexico) reports net income of $49 million in the first quarter, up 16% year-on-year (YOY) primarily because of last year’s $7.8-million loss...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Mexichems-net-income-up-16-percent-confirms-outlook_60691.html
April 30, 2014
Northwest Innovation Works (NWIW) is preparing to lease a site at the Port of Tacoma, WA, for construction of a third world-scale methanol plant in the region, according to local press reports....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Reports-Chinese-firm-plans-third-world-scale-methanol-plant-for-Pacific-Northwest_60678.html
April 29, 2014
Lubricants maker Quaker Chemical today reported first-quarter net income down tk% year-on-year (YOY), to $12.7 million, or 96 cts/share, on sales up 3%, to $181.7 million. Net income...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Quaker-Chemical-earnings-fall-on-tax-impact_60679.html
April 29, 2014
Lion Copolymer (Geismar, LA) has completed an engineering study for the addition of an ethylene propylene diene monomer production line at its facility at Geismar. The company says it is also considering how to strengthen its raw materials position, including shared investment in a new ethane cracker....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Lion-Copolymer-plans-US-EPDM-expansion-considers-share-of-ethane-cracker_60677.html
April 29, 2014
Dow Corning’s first-quarter results improved markedly as stronger silicones volumes and long-term polysilicon contracts helped the Dow Chemical–Corning joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Dow-Corning-posts-higher-profits-and-sales_60666.html
April 29, 2014
SunEdison, formerly MEMC electronic materials, announced today that it has closed construction financing, underwritten by Deutsche Bank (New York), for its solar power project in Kern...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/SunEdison-closes-on-financing-for-California-solar-project_60668.html
April 29, 2014
Stepan today reported first-quarter earnings down 32% year-on-year, to $13 million, on sales up 5%, to $477 million. Excluding deferred compensation, adjusted earnings totaled $12.8...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Stepan-earnings-hit-hard-by-winter-weather_60665.html
April 29, 2014
Westlake Chemical has announced plans to carve out its ethylene assets and place them into a separately traded limited partnership....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Westlake-to-place-ethylene-assets-in-limited-partnership_60664.html
April 29, 2014
LyondellBasell reports first-quarter net income of $944 million, up 5% year-on-year on gains in Europe and Asia. Sales increased 4.4% YOY to $11.1 billion. Earnings of $1.72/share beat the consensus estimate of $1.71/share by a nose....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/LyondellBasell-net-income-up-5-percent-YOY-short-of-analyst-consensus_60663.html
April 29, 2014
Huntsman swung to profit and beat Wall Street estimates as restructuring in its advanced materials and textile effects businesses and Ebitda gains in four out of five segments boosted...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Huntsman-swings-to-profit_60661.html
Pages: « Previous  10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 [19] 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa