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DuPont Earnings Muted by Sluggish Economic Growth

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) reported its third-quarter results after the market close on Monday as $0.54 in earnings per share and $7.5 billion in revenue. ...
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3M Takes the Lead in Conglomerate Earnings Reports

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The conglomerate posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.98 on revenues of $8.1 billion. In the same ...
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Caterpillar Earnings, Guidance Rise After Company Slashed Jobs

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.72 on revenues of $13.55 billion. ...
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What to Expect From Caterpillar Earnings

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is set to report its earnings Thursday before the market opens. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.36 in earnings per share and $13.19 billion in ...
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Dow Chemical Cash Flow May Hint at Dividend Hike

The Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The chemical products maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.72 on revenues of ...
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United Tech on Way Back to $100 Billion in Market Cap

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) is one of the conglomerate stocks that is sometimes overlooked, despite being a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Tuesday's earnings report may change ...
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EPA Reports Negligible Benefits from Bee-Killing Pesticides (Updated & Corrected)

Correction: The original article was based on outdated information and incorrectly stated that GrubEx from The Scotts-Miracle Gro Company still contained a neonicotinoid. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
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GE Delivers Solid Earnings With Record Backlog

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has delivered on its third-quarter earnings. The conglomerate reported operating earnings per share of $0.38, up 6% from a year ago. Revenue was $36.2 billion ...
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Full 360-Degree Earnings Preview for GE

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) will report its third-quarter earnings early on Friday morning. What investors need to know is that this may be a very different earnings report compared ...
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What To Expect From General Electric Earnings

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) is set to report its third quarter earnings before the market opens on Friday. While creating an earnings preview in the midst of a sell-off ...
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Dow Chemical Gets Approval for Herbicide to Challenge Roundup

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday granted approval to the AgroSciences division of Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) for the use of its Enlist Duo-brand herbicide. The substance ...
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Merrill Lynch Gets Bullish in Containerboard for MLP Ambitions

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is getting more bullish on the containerboard industry. The brokerage firm maintained that Packaging Corp. of America (NYSE: PKG) was the firm's top pick in ...
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US Steel Wins From Outlook and Creditor Protection in Canada

United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) plans to take strategic action to strengthen its position within a changing steel industry, and so far the share price would say it is ...
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Caterpillar Downgraded on Growth Concerns vs. Value

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has enjoyed an amazing 2014, despite indications early in the year that things may be a dud. With a year-to-date gain of roughly 20%, Caterpillar has ...
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What the GE Appliances Unit Sale Really Means for GE

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has made final its telegraphed sale of the GE Appliances unit. The conglomerate announced that Electrolux is paying some $3.3 billion to acquire the unit. ...
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