Morningstar submits: By Elizabeth Collins Several themes emerged as chemicals and agriculture companies reported earnings for the second quarter of 2010. We have highlighted the most important trends below.Complete Story »
E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) announced yesterday in a press release that it had revised down its outlook for second-quarter and full-year profits due to a slowdown in its Agricultural Seeds segment. The company also said that further pricing pressures in its troubled Performance Chemicals unit will also weigh down on earnings this year.
E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) reported its second-quarter earnings results for fiscal 2014 before the opening bell today. The company, which reported earnings per share of $1.17, met analysts’ bottomline expectations; however, revenues for the quarter – $9.7 billion – were $63 million short of the consensus.
ByAbba's Aces:Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) owns transportation companies, of which its principal operating company, Union Pacific Railroad Company, connects 23 states in the western 66% of the United States.
Tom Armistead submits:KMG Chemicals (KMGB) recently reported 4th quarter and full year earnings for its 2010 fiscal year, ending 7/31/2010. The full year earnings were a record, at 1.34, but the 4th quarter, while it reflected strong revenues, also had below average margins. The stock ran up prior to earnings, to 15.00, but has been as low as 13.69 since reporting.