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  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 6:07 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $46.86. DuPont Co. fell$. 27 or. 4 percent, to $71.76.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 2:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $46.91. DuPont Co. fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $71.75.

  • Monsanto Co, which has built a $15 billion company on sales of glyphosate-based Roundup herbicide and crops genetically engineered to tolerate being sprayed with Roundup, has demanded a retraction and explanation from WHO. Monsanto officials have accused the IARC group of relying on "junk science" and basing conclusion on politics rather than sound science.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 10:34 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $46.86. DuPont Co. fell$. 42 or. 6 percent, to $71.61.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were down at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 38 or. 8 percent, to $46.83. DuPont Co. fell $1.57 or 2.1 percent, to $72.03.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 1:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 23 or. 5 percent, to $46.98. DuPont Co. fell$. 87 or 1.2 percent, to $72.73.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 11:55 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 12 or. 2 percent, to $47.33. DuPont Co. fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $73.50.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 8:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were down at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 02 or percent, to $47.21. DuPont Co. fell$. 82 or 1.1 percent, to $73.60.

  • March 24- Monsanto Co, maker of the world's most widely used herbicide, Roundup, wants an international health organization to retract a report linking the chief ingredient in Roundup to cancer. "We question the quality of the assessment," Philip Miller, Monsanto vice president of global regulatory affairs, said on Tuesday in an interview. " Monsanto officials have...

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 1:19 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $47.19. DuPont Co. fell$. 48 or. 6 percent, to $73.94.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 10:22 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $47.16. DuPont Co. fell$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $74.26.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $47.23. DuPont Co. rose$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $74.42.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 1:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 02 or percent, to $47.31. DuPont Co. rose$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $74.58.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 10:12 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $47.30. DuPont Co. fell$. 03 or percent, to $74.31.

  • *Agreement is latest Chinese acquisition in Italy. MILAN, March 22- China National Chemical Corp is to buy Pirelli, the world's fifth-largest tyre maker, in a 7.1 billion-euro deal that will put the 143- year-old Italian company in Chinese hands. The deal agreed with Pirelli's top shareholders on Sunday is the latest in a series of takeovers made in Italy by...

  • Chinese state company agrees to buy Italy's Pirelli Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 7:41 AM ET

    BEIJING— China's biggest state-owned chemical company said Monday it plans to buy Italian tire manufacturer Pirelli, adding to a string of high-profile Chinese corporate purchases in Europe. ChemChina said it has agreed to buy a 26.2 percent stake in Pirelli Tyre S.p.A. from its biggest shareholder, Camfin S.p.A., which is controlled by the family of Pirelli...

  • Pirelli rises after takeover bid from ChemChina. Shares in Pirelli outperformed, rising 2.5 percent after China National Chemical Corp agreed to buy the Italian tire maker in a 7.1 billion euro deal. The acquisition, agreed with Pirelli shareholders on Sunday, will see state-owned ChemChina take over the world's fifth-largest tire maker and one of the...

  • European shares slip from 7-1/2 year high Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 5:06 AM ET

    *Pirelli rises after takeover bid from ChemChina. PARIS, March 23- European shares slipped on Monday, taking a breather following recent sharp gains, while shares in Pirelli rose 3.5 percent after China National Chemical Corp agreed to buy the tyre maker in a 7.1 billion euro deal. The acquisition, agreed with Pirelli shareholders on Sunday, will see state-owned...

  • European shares pause; Pirelli rises after deal Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 4:08 AM ET

    PARIS, March 23- European shares slipped on Monday, taking a breather following recent sharp gains, while shares in Pirelli rose 2.1 percent after China National Chemical Corp agreed to buy the tyre maker in a 7.1 billion euro deal. The acquisition, agreed with Pirelli shareholders on Sunday, will see state-owned ChemChina take over the world's fifth-largest...

  • Chinese state company launches bid for Italy's Pirelli Sunday, 22 Mar 2015 | 11:27 PM ET

    BEIJING— China's biggest state-owned chemical company announced plans Monday to acquire Italian tire manufacturer Pirelli, adding to a string of high-profile Chinese corporate purchases in Europe. ChemChina said it has agreed to buy a 26.2 percent stake in Pirelli Tyre S.p.A. from its biggest shareholder, Camfin S.p.A., which is controlled by the family of...