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  • Dow Chemical and Rohm & Haas, which will face off in a Delaware court next Monday to determine Dow's $78 cash deal to acquire Rohm & Haas, are engaged in talks to find a resolution to their dispute, CNBC has learned.

  • Plus, Cramer extends an invitation to Pepsi’s Indra Nooyi, talks technicals and makes a call on Dow Chemical.

  • Shameful CEOs: Dow Chemical's Andrew Liveris Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 1:00 AM ET

    It's amazing how much damage one man can do in such a short period of time.

  • The Next Big Madoff Story Wednesday, 7 Jan 2009 | 3:56 PM ET

    Who among Bernie’s $50 billion worth of investors should get their money back? And what if some were in on the scam?

  • Happier Days Are Here Again Monday, 22 Dec 2008 | 2:53 AM ET

    Mortgage rates are falling, a housing bottom looks near, oil's at $34, and GM lives to see another day.

  • Sell Block: DuPont Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 9:02 PM ET

    With an unsafe dividend, exposure to slowing industries and that big run in a very short time, Cramer thinks this stock is a sell.

  • Cramer's Call on Chemicals Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 8:55 PM ET

    This is the sector to own, but not just any stock will do. Find out which name is Mad Money's favorite.

  • Cramer's Chemical Romance With PPG Monday, 10 Nov 2008 | 6:20 PM ET

    A big dividend makes this stock a buy, buy, buy.

  • Earnings Roundup: PFE, DD, SGP, MMM, LMT, FITB Tuesday, 21 Oct 2008 | 8:55 AM ET
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    U.S. companies ranging from chemicals like Du Pont, to pharmas like Pfizer and Schering Plough, and financials like Fifth Third and BlackRock, reported earnings Tuesday.

  • The Good, The Bad, The Ugly of Euro Earnings Thursday, 31 Jul 2008 | 4:51 AM ET

    European earnings were mixed Thursday, with telecoms reporting results in line or above forecasts, while energy companies and financials posted profit declines or figures below market expectations.

  • Dow Chemical Profit Hurt by High Energy Costs Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 9:52 AM ET
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    Dow Chemical posted second-quarter earnings that fell short of market expectations as its price increases did not completely offset a sharp spike in energy and raw material costs.

  • DuPont Earnings Benefit from Agriculture Boom Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 1:29 PM ET
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    Chemical maker DuPont Tuesday posted higher-than-expected quarterly earnings as strong demand for its corn and soybean seeds offset weakness in the domestic housing and automotive markets.

  • Speculating on Chemicals Friday, 11 Jul 2008 | 6:29 PM ET

    A flurry of consolidation in the industry has Cramer predicting what could be next to go.

  • Ashland to Acquire Hercules for $2.6 Billion Friday, 11 Jul 2008 | 2:45 PM ET

    Ashland, which makes chemicals and Valvoline motor oil, said on Friday that it would acquire Hercules in a $2.6 billion cash-and-stock deal that would significantly boost its product offerings.

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    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is helping to finance Dow's just-announced deal to buy specialty chemical maker Rohm and Haas for over $15 billion in cash. Berkshire is contributing an equity investment in the form of $3 billion worth of convertible preferred securities.  The Kuwait Investment Authority is also making a $1 billion investment.

  • Air Products: Cutting Edge of Alt. Energy? Wednesday, 25 Jun 2008 | 6:24 PM ET

    This company's making moves to increase its market footprint while reducing the carbon one we leave behind.

  • Dow Chemical Hikes Prices 20%, Citing Energy Costs Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 10:49 AM ET

    Dow Chemical, the biggest U.S. chemical manufacturer, said on Wednesday it would hike prices for all its products by up to 20 percent next month, the latest signal that escalating energy prices were stoking inflation.

  • A View from the Top: What the CEOs are Saying Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 9:39 AM ET

    Chief executives from around Europe discussed their companies' earnings, opportunities and the challenges they face in 2008 with CNBC Europe Wednesday.

  • European Earnings: Commerzbank Disappoints Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 6:05 AM ET
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    Commerzbank had the most disappointing earnings results out of Europe Wednesday, as the German bank's first-quarter net profit fell 54 percent and it announced a 244 million euro ($377.9 million) writedown.

  • Stop Trading!: Monsanto Is Key to Food Crisis Friday, 25 Apr 2008 | 3:26 PM ET

    The company's genetically modified seeds are just what the world needs.