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E I du Pont de Nemours and Co (DD.N)

DD.N on New York Stock Exchange

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8 Dec 2016
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

DuPont says q4 performance materials sales expected to be up low-single-digits percent
Tuesday, 25 Oct 2016 06:40am EDT 

Dupont - : In q4, performance materials sales expected to be up low-single-digits percent . In q4, expect agriculture sales to be down in the mid-single-digits percent . In q4, expect industrial biosciences sales comparable with prior year's quarter with volume gains in bioactives, biomaterials . Q4 nutrition & health sales expected to be up in the low-single-digit percent range with continued strength in probiotics and cultures . Q4 nutrition & health operating earnings expected to be up in the mid-30 percent range driven by cost savings and volume growth . Market conditions to remain challenging especially in the middle east and latin america in q4 in nutrition & health . Expect continued commodity price weakness in the agriculture sector in q4 .Sees continued weakness in oil and gas markets pressuring top line growth in protection solutions in q4.  Full Article

Dupont sets quarterly dividend of $0.38per share
Thursday, 20 Oct 2016 06:50am EDT 

Dupont :Sets quarterly dividend of $0.38per share.  Full Article

DuPont Pioneer President Paul E. Schickler to retire at year-end
Tuesday, 18 Oct 2016 02:00pm EDT 

DuPont :DuPont Pioneer President Paul E. Schickler to retire at year-end.  Full Article

Dupont updates on European Commission extension for merger
Friday, 2 Sep 2016 05:06pm EDT 

Dupont : On September 2, 2016, Dupont And Dow mutually agreed to grant european commission an extension of 10 working days in connection with its phase ii review. . Dupont And Dow are very focused on working with European Commission toward closing transaction by end of 2016 . Extension represents latest date for European Commission action under updated timeline .In event European Commission utilizes full extension, closing of transaction would be expected to occur in early part of 2017.  Full Article

Teijin to acquire DuPont stakes in Japan, Indonesia ventures - Nikkei
Friday, 19 Aug 2016 06:15pm EDT 

Nikkei: Japan's Teijin is set to make two polyester film joint ventures with Dupont into wholly owned subsidiaries - Nikkei .Teijin to acquire Dupont's 40% interest in Teijin Dupont Films Japan, take over Dupont's 49.9% stake in Indonesia Teijin Dupont Films - Nikkei.  Full Article

Fitch maintains negative watch on DuPont's 'A' IDR
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 05:41pm EDT 

Fitch On Dupont : Negative watch reflects risk that leverage could be elevated following dowdupont merger and through subsequent spin-off .Fitch maintains negative watch on dupont's 'a' idr.  Full Article

Dow, DuPont continue to expect merger to close by year-end 2016
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 10:08am EDT 

Dow Chemical Co : Dow and DuPont statement regarding phase II review by European commission . Companies continue to believe merger is "procompetitive and good for customers and consumers" . Says will continue to work constructively with commission to address their concerns and to obtain clearance for merger .Dow and DuPont continue to expect transaction to close by year-end 2016.  Full Article

Dupont sets quarterly dividend of $0.38/share
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 06:50am EDT 

E I Du Pont De Nemours and Co :Sets quarterly dividend of $0.38per share.  Full Article

Dupont Q2 operating earnings per share $1.24
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 06:00am EDT 

E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co : Continues to expect in 2016 a benefit of $0.64 per share from 2016 global cost savings and restructuring plan . Quarter 2016 results . Q2 sales $7.1 billion versus I/B/E/S view $7.01 billion . Sees FY 2016 gaap earnings per share $2.70 to $2.75 . Q2 operating earnings per share $1.24 . Q2 gaap earnings per share $1.16 . Q2 earnings per share view $1.10 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Increased low-end of its previous 2016 operating earnings range by $0.10 per share to $3.15 - $3.20 per share . Estimated negative currency impact for full-year 2016 is now expected to be about $0.15 per share . Continued progress on cost savings program keeps on track to reach $1 billion on a run-rate basis by year-end . FY2016 earnings per share view $3.15 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . For third-quarter 2016, company expects operating earnings per share to be 50 percent higher than prior year. . Company's full-year 2016 gaap earnings includes an expected charge of about $0.45 per share for transaction costs . Q2 agriculture segment operating earnings $ 865 million versus $772 million year ago .Q2 performance materials operating earnings $ 325 million versus $301 million year ago.  Full Article

Dupont sees full year agricultural sales to be comparable to last year
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 06:00am EDT 

Dupont: Dupont sees full year agricultural sales to be comparable to last year as local price, product mix gains are offset by negative impact of currency . Expect agricultural sales to be down in the high-single-digits percent in Q3 primarily due to lower insecticide volumes in Latin America . Single-Digits percent driven by higher volume in china markets . For H2, in seeds, expect sales growth in corn business in brazil driven by launch of Leptra® corn hybrids reduced by lower soybean volumes . Sees H2 for AG unit expected to bring added pressure from economic conditions in Latin America and route-to-market change in southern part of U.S. . Dupont says for Q3 and FY, expect continued weakness in the agriculture sector . Dupont sees FY agricultural unit operating earnings expected to be up high-single-digits percent-single-digits percent . Sees Q3 performance materials operating earnings expected to be up low-single-digit percent . Agriculture markets continue to face challenges as farmers endure tough economic conditions, seed, crop protection suppliers have elevated inventories, credit remains tight . Q3 agricultural sales growth to be impacted by shift of sales from Q3 to Q4 as co expands direct selling model in brazil.  Full Article

Trump victory clouds outlook for Time Warner-AT&T, other mergers

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK U.S. corporate dealmakers were likely to put major merger plans on hold as they assess whether President-elect Donald Trump will follow through on his populist promises and a threat to block AT&T Inc's purchase of Time Warner Inc, or act more like traditional business-friendly Republicans.