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LyondellBasell PO Results


Intermediates & Derivatives (I&D) – The primary products of this segment include propylene oxide (PO) and its co-products (styrene monomer,

Urethane Highlights from Huntsman Investors’ Call

Peter R. Huntsman – President, Chief Executive Officer & DirectorHuntsman_logo

Thank you, Kurt. Good morning, everyone. And thank you for taking the time to join us this morning.

Tempur Sealy Results

Reports Record Second Quarter Operating Income Growth of 93%

PR Newswire

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — 

Capital Gains Tax Rates by State

How High Are Capital Gains Taxes in Your State?


July 25, 2016


Emily Potosky

The United States places a relatively high burden on long-term capital gains income (gains on assets held for more than one year).

Wanhua Price Hike Announcement

July 11, 2016

Dear Valued Customer,

Due to continued changing global market conditions, Wanhua will increase the
prices of its WANNATE® TDI products by $0.05/lb.

Huntsman Results

Huntsman Announces Second Quarter Results;
Reports Attractive MDI Margin Growth, Improving Sequential TiO2 Prices and
Substantial Improvement in Cash Generation

Second Quarter 2016 Highlights
• Net income was $94 million compared to $39 million in the prior year period and $62 million in the prior

BASF profit misses, down 14% on low energy prices

Published: July 27, 2016 2:27 a.m. ET




BERLIN–BASF SE (BAS.XE) reported Wednesday a fall in profit in the second quarter due to lower oil and gas prices,

Covestro Profits Rise

Covestro reports profits jumped by 51 percent

July 26, 2016 10:59 AM


By Joyce Gannon / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


PMC Wants In

PMC Global Says $835M Dow Urethane Settlement Unfair

Law360, New York (July 26, 2016, 12:32 PM ET) —