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April 16, 2012
Arkema is in the process of selling its tin stabilizer business, one source tells CW, in agreement with a prior report. The business, a part of Arkema’s functional additives...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Arkema-to-Sell-Tin-Stabilizer-Business_42675.html
April 13, 2012
This Week on CW:   Cytec has agreed to acquire Umeco, a maker of advanced composite materials, for $439 million. Cytec also expects first-quarter adjusted earnings to be 45%-50%...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Apr-13_42687.html
April 12, 2012
Dow Chemical has announced a 28% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend, to 32 cts/share. The new dividend will be payable on July 30 to shareholders of record as of June...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Dow-Raises-Quarterly-Dividend-by-28-percent_42666.html
April 12, 2012
Cytec Industries has reached a deal to acquire Umeco (Leamington Spa, UK), a maker of advanced composite materials for industrial and aerospace applications, in an all-cash transaction valued at £274.3 million ($439 million)....
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Cytec-to-Acquire-Composite-Materials-Maker-Umeco-for-$439-Million_42649.html
April 11, 2012
Private equity firm SK Capital (New York) and Ion Beam Applications (IBA; Lorain-la-Nueve, Belgium), a medical device company, have formed a jointly-owned distributor of radioactive...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/SK-Capital-IBA-Form-Medical-Isotopes-Distributor_42630.html
April 10, 2012
Topping the headlines last week, PPG is planning a major restructuring that will eliminate 2,000 jobs, mostly in Europe. Nevertheless, the company expects first-quarter earnings to...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Chemical-Finance-Digest-Apr-2-6_42607.html
April 9, 2012
MACROECONOMIC STATUS Our running tab of positive indicators was stable at 15 out of 20 this week. Thus, we continue to post a green banner. Non-Farm Payrolls up 120,000 (off from last...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/ACCs-Economic-Outlook-for-the-Week-Ended-April-6-2012_42596.html
April 9, 2012
LyondellBasell has completed a previously announced refinancing of up to $3 billion in debt, with most of the older debt submitted for purchase, the company says. About $2.6 billion in...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/LyondellBasell-Completes-Debt-Refinancing_42579.html
April 5, 2012
RPM International reported fiscal third quarter earnings up five-fold from the year-ago period, to $6.6 million, or 5 cts/share, on sales up 14%, to $774 million. Earnings beat analyst...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/RPM-Earnings-Soar-Beat-Estimates_42514.html
April 3, 2012
BASF’s venture capital arm has invested $2.7 million in FRX Polymers, a maker of flame-retardant plastics. The investment was a part of a $26.7 million Series B funding round...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/BASF-Invests-in-Plastics-Firm_42405.html
April 2, 2012
MACROECONOMIC STATUS Our running tab of positive indicators was steady at 15 out of 20 this week. Thus, we continue to post a green banner. Consumer Confidence down 1.4 points to 70.2...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/ACCs-Economic-Outlook-for-the-Week-Ended-Mar-30-2012_42434.html
March 30, 2012
This Week on CW:   At the IHS World Petrochemical Conference, held this week in Houston, Gary Adams, chief advisor for IHS Chemical, told attendees that global basic chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Mar-30_42417.html
March 28, 2012
H.B. Fuller’s fiscal first-quarter net income rose 6% year-on-year, to $15.3 million, or 30 cts/share, on net revenue up 11%, to $375.3 million. Excluding charges related to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/H-B-Fuller-Net-Income-Rises-Beats-Estimates_42364.html
March 27, 2012
LyondellBasell is issuing $3 billion in new senior debt that will be used to buy back three classes of outstanding notes due in 2017 and 2018. The currently outstanding notes have...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/LyondellBasell-to-Refinance-$3-Billion-in-Debt-S-and-P-Raises-Rating-to-Investment-Grade_42299.html
March 26, 2012
Topping the headlines last week, share buybacks and dividends are increasing as chemical companies continue to run up large cash balances. Over 60% of cash flow from operations was...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Chemical-Finance-Digest-Mar-19-23_42313.html
March 26, 2012
MACROECONOMIC STATUS Our running tab of positive indicators slipped by one to 15 out of 20 this week. Thus, we continue to post a green banner. Housing Starts down 1.1%; up 34.7% Y/Y...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/ACCs-Economic-Outlook-for-the-Week-Ended-Mar-23-2012_42293.html
March 23, 2012
This Week on CW:   Growth in the chemical industry in China is slowing, but still strong, and higher than in developed economies. Most analysts say the country can avoid a...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Mar-23_42276.html
March 22, 2012
Chemical companies, awash in cash, have begun returning more of it to shareholders, according to a report by Jefferies & Company (New York), an investment bank. In 2011, chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Report-Share-Buybacks-Dividends-on-the-Rise_42214.html
March 21, 2012
Fourth-quarter net income for U.S. Silica (Frederick, MD) rose 263% year-on-year, to $10 million, or 19 cts/share. Fourth-quarter revenues were up 40.5%, to $83.6 million, as sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/U-S-Silica-Net-Income-More-Than-Doubles_42195.html
March 21, 2012
DKSH (Zurich), a distribution and trading company, priced shares in its previously reported initial public offering (IPO) at SF48/share. The company placed 17.1 million shares with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/DKSH-Makes-Stock-Market-Debut-Following-IPO_42166.html
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