E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co


  • Nike swings for $1.2B market with golf ball lab Saturday, 5 Apr 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    Nike's Oven West is an R&D laboratory dedicated entirely to golf balls—developing them, testing them and bringing new models to market.

  • Court voids $920M DuPont award in Kevlar case Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Virginia voided the verdict against South Korea's Kolon Industries Inc because of mishandled evidence.

  • Farming in America: 'There's a growing discontent' Sunday, 23 Mar 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    A sign near an almond farm on February 25, 2014 in Turlock, California.

    National Farmer's Day is supposed to celebrate American farmers and their contributions. But some say agriculture is seeded with a myriad of problems.

  • Seeds of change in Ukraine threaten next corn belt Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 12:29 PM ET

    Seed giants Monsanto and DuPont are betting on Ukraine as a corn belt to rival the U.S., but the wrong seeds of change could cause crop failure.

  • Early movers: DKS, JCP, DD, M, TGT, TMUS, S & more Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 7:45 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • March 10- Chemicals maker DuPont said it expected severe cold weather and storms in North America and business disruptions in Ukraine to hurt its first-quarter earnings and revenue. Freezing weather across North America has delayed the start of planting season this year, while political unrest in Ukraine has hurt DuPont's seed deliveries.

  • *Each company to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange. FMC's shares rose as much as 8 percent to a life-high of $83.94 on Monday on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • March 10- Chemical manufacturer FMC Corp said it would split into two companies, one comprising its minerals business and the other its agricultural solutions, health and nutrition businesses. FMC's shares rose as much as 8 percent to a life-high of $83.94 in morning trade on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.

  • *Commission has begun legal proceedings against Germany. BRUSSELS, March 7- EU scientists have found that the new car coolant at the centre of a dispute that has pitched regulators against Germany and its luxury carmaker Daimler does not pose any serious safety risks, the European Commission said on Friday.

  • Strategist sees rational end to Ukraine showdown Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.

    "The world is going to want to find a compromise," said David Kelly, chief market strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds.

  • Cramer's 7 major investment themes built to last Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:14 AM ET

    In his book "Get Rich Carefully," CNBC's "Mad Money" host explains how spotting long-term megatrends can help investors surf the wave of profitability.

  • BEIJING, Feb 27- China's approval process for GMO grains has become "overly political", "unpredictable and nontransparent", an American industry group said on Thursday, in the strongest criticism of Beijing's biotech policy since China began rejecting thousands of tonnes of genetically modified corn last year.

  • Patton Boggs in talks with global firm Squire Sanders Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:11 PM ET

    Its clients include Barclays Plc, BP, DuPont, GE and Boeing Co, according to its website. Patton Boggs, with about 400 lawyers, is known for its lobbying on Capitol Hill and, most recently, its representation of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie amid the George Washington Bridge scandal.

  • *Follows forecast-beating profit at U.S. rivals Dow, DuPont. LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, Feb 25- BASF, the world's largest chemicals company by sales, predicted a small rise in operating profit this year, with an uncertain economic outlook tempering its optimism over growing demand from automakers and consumer goods companies.

  • PARIS, Feb 17- France published a decree on Monday to prevent the planting of genetically modified maize as a stopgap measure, while the government works on changes to domestic and European laws to ensure a longer-term ban. Annual sowing of maize in France gets under way in the second half of March.

  • Feb 13- The growth of biotech crops in the United States appears to have hit a plateau, but farmers are accelerating plantings of genetically modified corn and rice in Asia, notably China, although it still remains a much smaller market, according to an industry report issued Thursday.

  • *Britain backs GM crop; France opposed, Germany abstains. European Commission endorsement of insect-resistant Pioneer 1507, developed jointly by DuPont and Dow Chemical, would end a decade-long debate and break Monsanto's monopoly in Europe's small market for GMO crops.

  • Aston Martin: A risk on parts supply from China Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    Rubin Viart washes an Aston Martin vehicle on the sales lot of Brickell Luxury Motors on Jan. 2, 2014, in Miami.

    Aston Martin recalled its sports cars. It sheds light on automakers getting automobiles key parts from China without implementing quality measures.

  • Adjusted EPS 48 cents vs estimates 37 cents. Feb 11- U.S. chemical maker Huntsman Corp's fourth-quarter adjusted profit comfortably beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher demand for polyurethane used in foam insulation and paint pigments.

  • SHENZHEN, China/ PARIS, Feb 11- Aston Martin's sweeping recall of its high-end sports cars last week raises larger questions about the risk to global automakers of sourcing key parts thousands of miles away in China without implementing adequate quality control measures.