in this issue
Chemical Week Magazine :: CW75 Stock Performance
CW75 Stock Performance
9:11 AM MDT | May 27, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff
The CW75 Index rose 1.3% for the week ending May 20, in line with broader market indexes including the Morgan Stanley global composite and the Standard and Poor’s 500. The increase in chemical stocks reflects a mostly positive week for first-quarter chemical results, analysts say. The stock market rose early in the week but fell by CW presstime on news that oil prices increased to $129.07/bbl. Investors’ concerns about inflation also drove down stocks at the end of the week, analysts say. Basic chemical shares rose 2%, and diversified and specialty...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee