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    W.R. Grace Signs a Spree of New Contracts

    On November 27 and 28, 2017, W.R. Grace (GRA) signed a spree of new contracts for its Unipol license.

    By Peter Neil
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    A Quick Look at a Few Chemical Companies in 2016

    In this series, we’ll take a look at the performances of a few top chemical companies and how the policies of Trump and Clinton could impact those companies.

    By Peter Neil
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    Will PPG Industries’ Glass Segment Cease to Exist in 3Q16?

    In 2Q16, PPG Industries’ Glass segment contributed ~7% of total revenue, reporting revenue of $282 million in 2Q16, as compared to $279 million in 2Q15.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Health Care and Utilities Sectors: Best Performers on November 29

    The health care sector rose 0.65% on November 29. Alexion Pharm (ALXN) (+5.2%) and Centene (CNC) (+3.9%) are the top performers.

    By Val Kensington
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    Why Pershing Square increased its stake in Air Products and Chemicals

    Pershing Square increased its position in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. from 21.31% in 3Q 2013 to 27.91% in 4Q 2013.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Air Products and Chemicals’ New Plant in China Begins Operations

    On December 5, 2017, Air Products and Chemicals (APD) announced the beginning of operations of its new plant in the Pukou Economic Development Zone (PKEDZ) in Nanjing in Eastern China.

    By Peter Neil
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    Why DOW’s Performance Plastics Segment Revenue Rose in 2Q17

    Dow Chemical’s (COW) Performance Plastics segment is the company’s largest revenue generator.

    By Peter Neil
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    Why Is Praxair Trading at a Discount Compared to Peers?

    On December 9, Praxair was trading at a one-year forward PE ratio of 21.0x, as compared to Air Products and Chemicals’ one-year forward PE ratio of 22.9x.

    By Peter Neil
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    Earnings Report

    How Has Dow Chemical Stock Performed after 2Q16 Earnings?

    Dow Chemical (DOW) is set to report its 3Q16 earnings in a conference call with securities analysts on Thursday, October 27, 2016, before the markets open.

    By Peter Neil
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    Praxair Approaches Linde AG for Merger Talks—Again

    On August 16, 2016, both companies were engaged in preliminary merger talks, but on September 12, merger plans were dropped due to strategic considerations.

    By Peter Neil
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    How Praxair’s European Revenue Is Trending

    Praxair’s (PX) European segment contributed 14.5% of its total revenue in Q2 2018, compared with 13.5% in Q2 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    IFF’s Higher Debt Might Concern Investors

    At the end of the second quarter, International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) reported a debt of $1.72 billion.

    By Peter Neil
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    Earnings Report

    Why Analysts Expect Dow Chemicals’s Operating EPS to Fall in 4Q16

    At the end of 3Q16, DOW had purchased 7.8 million shares amounting to $416 million under its $9.5 billion share repurchase program.

    By Peter Neil
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    Praxair Stock Continues to Surge beyond November

    Praxair (PX) stock had a decent performance in November, closing at $120.3, which reflects a gain of ~3.7% in one month.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Dow Chemical Unleashes New Investment Plans

    On September 12, Dow Chemical, part of DowDuPont (DWDP), announced debottlenecking and capacity expansion plans in its silicones business.

    By Peter Neil
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    DowDuPont’s Q3 Revenue Grew but Fell Short of Estimates

    DowDuPont (DWDP) reported Q3 2018 revenues of $20.12 billion, an increase of 10.0% over its pro forma revenues of $18.29 billion in Q3 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Can APD Keep Up its Upward Revenue Trend?

    Air Products and Chemicals (APD) is expected to report revenues of $2.31 billion in the fourth quarter of the fiscal year, which represents a ~4.9% increase from to the fourth quarter of 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Analyzing DowDuPont’s Institutional Holdings before Its Earnings

    The 13F filings on June 30 indicated that institutional investors own 70.8% of DowDuPont’s (DWDP) outstanding shares.

    By Peter Neil
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    W.R. Grace Declares a Quarterly Dividend

    On October 24, W.R. Grace (GRA) announced its regular quarterly dividend. GRA declared a dividend of $0.24 per share.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Praxair-Linde Merger Gets Approval from Federal Trade Commission

    On October 22, the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) provided conditional approval of the merger of Praxair (PX) and Linde AG.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    How PPG’s Industrial Coatings Segment Performed in Q3 2018

    PPG Industries’ (PPG) Industrial Coatings segment represented 40% of PPG’s total revenue in Q3 2018.

    By Peter Neil
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    APD: Industrial Gas Prices Will Increase in North America

    On September 17, Air Products and Chemicals (APD) announced that it’s increasing the prices of its liquid and bulk industrial gases.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    APD to Increase Supply for Samsung Electronics

    Air Products and Chemicals stock gained 2.3% and closed at $168.61 for the week ending September 14.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products to Build New Hydrogen Plant in La Porte, Texas

    Air Products and Chemicals (APD) announced its plans to build a liquid hydrogen plant in La Porte, Texas, which could be online by 2021.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    DowDuPont to Be Part of FTSE4Good Index

    On August 25, DowDuPont (DWDP) announced that it had been named as a part of the FTSE4Good Index Series.

    By Peter Neil
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    Why Albemarle’s Catalysts Segment Revenue Rose despite Divestiture

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Catalysts segment accounted for 33.4% of ALB’s total revenues in Q2 2018 compared to 35% in Q2 2017, a decrease of 1.6 percentage points on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.

    By Peter Neil
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    How Albemarle’s Bromine Specialties Segment Performed in Q2

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Bromine Specialties segment accounted for 25.8% of the company’s total revenues in Q2 2018 compared to 27.7% in Q2 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    How Praxair’s Surface Technologies Segment Performed in Q2

    Praxair’s (PX) Surface Technologies segment was its smallest revenue contributor in Q2 2018.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Inside Praxair’s Asian Segment in Q2 2018

    Praxair’s (PX) Asian segment was its second-biggest revenue contributor in Q2 2018.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Praxair–Linde Merger to Be Decided on August 24 by EU Regulators

    The merger between Praxair (PX) and Linde AG is in the final formalities stage, awaiting the approval from antitrust regulators in the European Union.

    By Peter Neil
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    Air Products Hikes Prices of Liquid, Bulk Industrial Gas Products

    On June 22, Air Products and Chemicals (APD) announced a price increase for its liquid and bulk industrial gas products.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products and Chemicals Upgrades Its Asia Technology Center

    Analysts are bullish on APD stock and have projected a target price of $184.40.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Can IFF Meet Adjusted Earnings Expectations?

    International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) is expected to report adjusted earnings per share (or EPS) of $1.59 in 1Q18, an increase of 4.6% over its adjusted earnings per share of $1.52 in 1Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    W. R. Grace Bags New UNIPOL Technology Client

    On April 24, W. R. Grace (GRA) announced that it would be licensing its UNIPOL PP Process Technology to Inter Pipeline to be used in its Heartland Petrochemical complex in Alberta, Canada

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    How APD’s Industrial Gases–Asia Segment Performed in Fiscal 2Q18

    Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) Industrial Gases–Asia segment accounted for 25.9% of APD’s total revenue in fiscal 2Q18, narrowing by 3.2 percentage points YoY (year-over-year) from 22.7%.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products and Chemicals Sees Growth across the Board in 2Q18

    Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) revenue rose 9.0% YoY (year-over-year) to $2.16 billion in fiscal 2Q18, missing analysts’ estimate of $2.2 billion.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products and Chemical Beats Estimates in 2Q18, Stock Rises

    Air Products and Chemicals (APD) announced its fiscal 2Q18 earnings on April 26.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Praxair Stock Is Smoking on 1Q18 Earnings and Revenue Beat

    Praxair (PX), the top industrial gas company, reported revenues of ~$3.0 billion for 1Q18 today.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    W.R. Grace Stock Spirals on 1Q18 Earnings and Revenue Beat

    W.R. Grace reported revenues of $431.5 million for 1Q18 today, reflecting growth of 8.4% from 1Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Why Sherwin-Williams’s 1Q18 Revenue Could Be Set to Rise

    Sherwin-Williams is expected to report revenue of $4.0 billion in 1Q18, a 43.1% increase from 1Q17’s $2.8 billion.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Why RPM’s Industrial Segment Grew in Fiscal 3Q18

    RPM International’s (RPM) Industrial segment has been the largest contributor to RPM’s overall revenue, comprising 51.6% of revenue in fiscal 3Q18 and 51.0% in fiscal 3Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    RPM International Changes Rust-Oleum Group’s CEO

    Edward J. Voorhees III, Rust-Oleum North America’s president, replaced Thomas E. Reed as Rust-Oleum Group’s CEO on March 1, 2018.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Albemarle’s Refining Solutions Segment: Revenue Growth in 4Q17

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Refining Solutions segment accounted for 27.8% of its total revenues in 4Q17 compared to 27.7% in 4Q16.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    How Did DowDuPont’s Agriculture Segment Perform in 4Q17?

    DowDuPont’s (DWDP) Agriculture segment accounted for 13.9% of DWDP’s 4Q17 revenue as compared to 15.0% in 4Q16 on a proforma basis.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Analysts’ Views on DowDuPont before Its 4Q17 Earnings

    Among the analysts tracking DowDuPont, 84% have recommended a “buy,” 12% have recommended a “hold,” and 4% have recommended a “sell.”

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Analysts’ Views Are Mixed following PPG’s 4Q17 Results

    Following PPG Industries’ (PPG) 4Q17 earnings, analysts’ consensus has changed compared to their consensus prior to its 4Q17 earnings.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    What Praxair’s Short Interest Suggests before 4Q17 Earnings

    The latest short interest data as of December 30, 2017, show that Praxair’s (PX) short interest has increased since its 3Q17 earnings were announced on October 26, 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Praxair’s Valuation Compared to Its Peer before 4Q17 Earnings

    Praxair’s (PX) one-year forward PE multiple currently stands at 25.8x. Its peer Air Products & Chemicals (APD) has a one-year forward PE multiple of 23.6x.

    By Peter Neil
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    Can Praxair Meet Analysts’ Adjusted Earnings Per Share Estimate?

    As of January 15, 2018, analysts are expecting Praxair (PX) to report adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.48, an increase of 5.7% on a year-over-year basis.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Praxair’s 4Q17 Revenue Expectations: The Driving Factors

    As of January 15, 2018, analysts are expecting Praxair (PX) to post revenue of $2.8 billion for 4Q17, a 6.8% rise on a year-over-year basis.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Praxair’s Stock Performance since Its 3Q17 Earnings

    Praxair (PX) is set to announce its 4Q17 and fiscal 2017 earnings on January 25, 2018, before the market opens. Since its 3Q17 earnings release on October 27, 2017, PX stock has risen 9.7%.

    By Peter Neil
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    RPM International’s Latest Dividend: All the Key Dates

    RPM International is set to pay its first dividend for 2018. It’s expected to pay the first quarter dividend on January 31, 2018.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Why Albemarle’s Refining Solutions Segment Fell in 3Q17

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Refining Solutions segment is the company’s lowest revenue generator, accounting for 22.6% of its total revenues in 3Q17 compared to 29.1% in 3Q16.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    DowDuPont Declares Quarterly Dividend and New Share Repurchase Plan

    On November 2, 2017, DowDuPont (DWDP) declared a dividend of $0.38 per share for the fourth quarter.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Did Higher Interest Expense Impact IFF’s Interest Coverage Ratio?

    At the end of 2Q17, International Flavors and Fragrances’ interest coverage ratio stood at 9.1x.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Chart in Focus: IFF’s Debt Trend in 2017

    In 2012, IFF’s total debt was ~$1.0 billion and grew to ~$1.9 billion by the end of 2Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products and Chemicals Stock Could More in 2017

    So far, Air Products and Chemicals (APD) stock has disappointed investors in 2017. As of September 19, 2017, Air Products and Chemicals has returned 4.60%.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    What Eastman Chemical’s Valuations Suggest

    As of September 12, 2017, EMN’s one-year forward price-to-earnings multiple stands at 10.85x.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Eastman Chemical Hikes the Prices of Esters and Alcohols

    On September 14, 2017, Eastman Chemical announced that it’s increasing the prices of Esters and Alcohols. The price increase will be effective on October 1.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Wall Street Talks: Analysts’ Recommendations for PolyOne

    About 67.0% of analysts covering PolyOne (POL) have recommended a “buy” for the stock, and 33.0% have recommended a “hold.”

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    What Analysts Recommend for Eastman Chemical

    Analysts’ consensus on EMN’s mean target price is on the rise from $89.92 in July to the current target price of $93.38 as of September 12, 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Why Most Analysts Recommend ‘Buy’ for Huntsman

    Analysts’ consensus for Huntsman The number of analysts covering Huntsman (HUN) stock has increased from eight analysts to nine analysts in the last month. Among them, 89% of the analysts have recommended “buy,” and 11% have recommended “hold.” There were no “sell” recommendations. Analysts have raised Huntsman’s 12-month target price to $30.11 from $28.71, implying a potential […]

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Olin on the Street: Analysts’ Recommendations

    Of the 13 analysts actively tracking Olin (OLN) over the past three months, 61% have recommended a “buy,” while 39% have recommended a “hold.”

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Analysts’ Consensus on Westlake Chemical

    For Westlake Chemical stock, 60% of the analysts recommended a “buy,” 33% recommended a “hold,” and 7% recommended a “sell.”

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Eastman Chemical to Increase Its Copolyester Production Capacity

    On August 23, 2017, Eastman Chemical (EMN) announced its plan to expand its copolyester site in Kuantan, Malaysia.

    By Peter Neil
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    Dividend Yield of Air Products & Chemicals

    In this series, we’ll be looking at ten dividend aristocrats with low PE ratios. Dividend aristocrats are S&P 500 stocks that have raised their dividend payouts for at least 25 successive years.

    By Amanda Lawrence
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    Basic Materials

    Dow Chemical Commissioned All 26 Plants at Sadara

    On August 14, the joint venture company of Dow Chemical (DOW) and Saudi Aramco, Sadara made the announcement that all 26 plants have been commissioned.

    By Peter Neil
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    How Albemarle’s Refining Solutions Segment Performed in 2Q17

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Refining Solutions is the company’s lowest revenue generator, accounting for 25.0% of its total revenues in 2Q17 compared to 26.6% in 2Q16.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Dow Chemical and DuPont Will Close the Merger Deal on August 31

    All of the merger conditions have been satisfied. Dow Chemical and DuPont stock will stop trading after the close on August 31, 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products & Chemicals’ Stock Price Rose

    Air Products & Chemicals (APD) announced its fiscal 3Q17 earnings on August 1, 2017. Its adjusted EPS from continuing operations was $1.65.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    How Dow Chemical’s Consumer Solutions Segment Performed in 2Q17

    Dow Chemical’s (DOW) Consumer Solutions segment is the fourth largest segment in terms of revenue.

    By Peter Neil
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    Analyzing DuPont’s Nutrition and Health Segment in 2Q17

    DuPont’s (DD) Nutrition and Health segment is the company’s third-largest revenue generator. The segment accounted for 11.0% of DuPont’s revenue in 2Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    DuPont’s Performance Materials Segment’s Revenue Rose in 2Q17

    In 2Q17, DuPont’s Performance Materials segment reported revenue of $1.38 billion—a increase of 3.40% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    DuPont’s Revenue Rose in 2Q17 Due to Higher Volumes

    DuPont (DD) reported revenue of $7.42 billion in 2Q17—an increase of 5.10% on a year-over-year basis. In 2Q16, DuPont reported revenue of $7.06 billion.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Air Products and Chemicals Stock before Its Fiscal 3Q17 Earnings

    Air Products and Chemicals (APD) plans to announce its fiscal 3Q17 earnings on August 1. In this series, we’ll analyze APD’s performance since its fiscal 2Q17 earnings release.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Axalta Acquires IVA’s European and Chinese Operations

    On July 19, 2017, Axalta (AXTA) announced that it entered into an agreement with IVA to acquire its European and Chinese operations.

    By Peter Neil
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    Basic Materials

    Why Analysts Expect a Turnaround for DuPont in 2Q17

    DuPont (DD) is set to announce its 2Q17 earnings on July 25, before the market opens. In this series, we’ll look at DuPont’s expected revenue and analysts’ views on the stock.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Praxair Has on Deck in South Korea

    On July 12, 2017, Praxair (PX) announced that it will begin a new air separation plant for a Samsung display manufacturing facility in Tangjeong, South Korea.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Dow Chemical Is about to Sell Something Big in Brazil

    In another move to ensure the merger between Dow Chemical and DuPont, DOW announced the sale of its corn hybrid seed business in Brazil to CITIC Agri Fund.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wall Street’s Views and Recommendations for Praxair

    About 45.0% of the analysts covering Praxair (PX) stock have recommended a “buy,” and 50.0% have recommended a “hold.”

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Can Praxair Manage Its Interest Expense?

    Praxair’s (PX) interest expense has been on an upward trend since 2012 when its debt grew.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Praxair Debt: Is It Stressed Out or Manageable?

    At the end of 1Q17, Praxair’s (PX) debt was ~$9.4 billion. Its history over the past five years suggests that its debt has been on the rise.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why APD’s Latest Valuations Matter

    On June 19, 2017, Air Products and Chemicals (APD) was trading at a one-year forward PE ratio of 22.3x Praxair’s one-year forward PE ratio stood at 22.8x.

    By Peter Neil
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    How Consistent Is APD’s Dividend?

    On June 16, 2017, APD closed at $145.51, which, considering the company’s current dividend rate, means that its current dividend yield is at 2.54%.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside Praxair: The Latest Valuations

    On May 26, Praxair was trading at a one-year forward PE multiple of 22.20x, as compared to Air Products and Chemicals’ one-year forward PE multiple of 21.9x.

    By Peter Neil
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    Are Investors Disappointed with DuPont’s Dividend Rate?

    On April 26, 2017, DuPont (DD) declared a dividend of $0.38 per share on its outstanding common stock for fiscal 2Q17. The dividend will be payable on June 12, 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Understanding Praxair’s Dividend Yield Today

    Praxair’s (PX) declared a 2Q17 quarterly dividend of ~$0.79 per share. PX’s current dividend yield now stands at 2.38%.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Will Praxair’s 2Q17 Dividend Inspire Investors?

    On April 27, 2017, Praxair (PX) announced a dividend of ~$0.79 per share for 2Q17 on the company’s outstanding common stock.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Praxair Introduces XactCO2 for Bars and Restaurants

    On May 15, 2017, Praxair’s (PX) subsidiary NuCo2 announced the launch of XactCO2, a high-pressure carbon dioxide cylinder that can be mounted to any wall.

    By Peter Neil
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    Dow Chemical’s Sadara Joint Venture Achieves Another Milestone

    For the week ended April 28, 2017, Dow Chemical closed at $62.80 with a rise of 1.0% for the week.

    By Peter Neil
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    Dow Chemical’s Infrastructure Solutions Segment: High 1Q17 EBITDA

    Dow Chemical’s (DOW) Infrastructure Solutions segment reported revenue of $2.5 billion in 1Q17, a 58.4% rise YoY compared to $1.6 billion in 1Q16.

    By Peter Neil
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    Why DuPont’s Nutrition & Health Revenue Fell

    DuPont’s Nutrition & Health segment in 1Q17 DuPont’s (DD) Nutrition & Health Segment, its third-largest revenue contributor, accounted for 10.2% of its revenue in 1Q17. The segment reported revenue of $789 million in 1Q17, a decline of 1.5% from the 1Q16 revenue of $802 million. The sales volume decline in protein solutions and systems and texturants impacted […]

    By Peter Neil
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    Dow Chemical’s Consumer Solutions Segment Revenue Rose in 1Q17

    Dow Chemical’s (DOW) Consumer Solutions segment reported revenue of $1.6 billion in 1Q17, a 51.7% rise year-over-year compared to $1.1 billion in 1Q16.

    By Peter Neil
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    How Did DuPont’s Industrial Biosciences Segment Perform in 1Q17?

    DuPont’s Industrial Biosciences segment in 1Q17 DuPont’s (DD) Industrial Biosciences segment, its smallest revenue contributor, accounted 4.8% in 1Q17. The segment reported revenue of $368 million in 1Q17, an increase of 4.5% from the $352 million seen in 1Q16. Increased demand of biomaterials for carpeting and new product launches in bioactives boosted sales volumes. However, revenue […]

    By Peter Neil
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    Why Dow’s Agricultural Sciences Segment Revenue Fell in 1Q17

    Dow Chemical’s (DOW) Agricultural Sciences segment is the lowest revenue contributor to DOW’s overall revenue with a revenue share of 11.9% in 1Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    High Volumes Drive up DuPont’s Agriculture Revenue in 1Q17

    DuPont’s Agriculture segment in 1Q17 DuPont’s (DD) Agriculture segment, its largest revenue contributor, accounted for 50.7% of its revenue in 1Q17. The segment reported revenue of $3.9 billion in 1Q17, which represents a 3.8% increase YoY (year-over-year). During the quarter, the Pioneer brand continued its expansion and launched Xtend Soybeans. While the demand continued for […]

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Praxair to Supply from Burns Harbor, Indiana

    Praxair (PX) announced that it had begun a 2,400-ton-per-day air separation unit at Burns Harbor, Indiana.

    By Peter Neil
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    How APD Is Trading Compared to Its Peer

    As of March 29, 2017, Air Products & Chemicals (APD) was trading at a one-year forward PE multiple of 21.2x. Its peer Praxair (PX) was trading at 20.3x.

    By Peter Neil
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    Air Products & Chemicals: A Stock with Consistent Dividend Yield

    Air Products & Chemicals’ (APD) 2017 dividend is projected at $3.71 per share. Its current dividend yield stands at 2.7%.

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    Air Products & Chemicals Stock: 2017 Performance So Far

    As of March 29, 2017, Air Products & Chemicals’ (APD) year-to-date stock performance was negative, falling 4.9% to date.

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