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April 28, 2014
08:57 EDTDOW, GLWCorning sees Q2 LCD glass market up mid single digits sequentially
Sees FY effective tax rate 20%. Sees FY Display volume growth in line with worldwide market growth, sees worldwide share remaining stable vs. last year. Sees pricing for Gorilla Glass returning to moderate declines in Q2. Says has seen stabilization in polysilicon market. Says on track to reach $1.5B in CapEx for FY14. Says hedged all expected foreign currency translation exposure for 2013 and 2014 in February 2013, says has taken actions to protect company from potential adverse translation. Says no changes in expectations for overall LCD retail and glass markets for FY14; sees retail market up in the mid to high single digits. Believes ultra high definition TV sets has opportunity to be a major demand driver in the future, sees about 10M of these TV sets shipped in 2014. Sees Q2 LCD glass market up mid single digits sequentially, sees glass volume up high single digits sequentially. Sees LCD glass price declines in Q2 significantly less than Q1. Sees Q2 Optical Communications sales up mid to high single digits vs. last year. Sees Q2 Environmental sales up in the low to mid teens y/y. Sees Specialty Materials sales up 20%-25% in Q2 vs. Q1. Sees Gorilla Glass consumption up 24% this year. Sees Q2 Life Sciences sales consistent with last year. Sees Hemlock sales up 20% over 2013. Sees Q2 equity earnings from Dow Corning approximately $40M. Sees polysilicon sales picking up until Q4. Sees Q2 gross margin 46%. Comments made on the Q1 earnings conference call.
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November 21, 2014
08:46 EDTDOWDow Chemical, Third Point reach agreement to add four directors to board
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November 18, 2014
07:36 EDTGLWUBS to hold a conference
Global Technology Conference to be held in Sausalito, California on November 18-20 with webcasted company presentations to begin on November 18 at 10:45 am; not all company presentations may be webcasted. Webcast Link
November 17, 2014
10:52 EDTGLWCorning management to meet with UBS
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November 16, 2014
17:04 EDTDOWThird Point attempts 'golden leash' strategy in Dow Chemical fight, WSJ says
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November 14, 2014
17:07 EDTDOWSoros Fund Management gives quarterly update on stakes
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November 13, 2014
17:38 EDTDOWDow Chemical says fundamentally disagrees with position outlined by Third Point
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14:17 EDTDOWThird Point creates board to guide Dow on increasing value
Dow Chemical shareholder Third Point said it "unveiled several constructive initiatives in its effort to increase the Company’s value." Third Point has launched www.Value-Dow.com, a website designed for "proactive shareholder engagement." The site includes a video narrative "detailing how Dow has fallen behind due to poor strategic decision-making by a Management team and Board best known for their track record of broken promises to shareholders." Third Point also has created an advisory board of executives with "substantive, relevant restructuring experience who are providing guidance on how Dow can increase value."
10:01 EDTDOWDow Chemical says Gulf Coast projects on track, on plan for start-up
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November 12, 2014
14:23 EDTDOWDow Chemical increases divestiture target to $7.0B-$8.5B by mid 2016
The Dow Chemical Company announced an increased divestiture target aligned to further enhance the value of its portfolio and support the company’s market-driven, integrated strategy. On track to complete its goal of realizing $4.5B-$6B in proceeds by year-end 2015, and with additional portfolio management actions underway, Dow is now increasing its divestiture target to $7.0B-$8.5B to be complete by mid-2016.
14:14 EDTDOWDow Chemical sees $1B added savings over next three years from cost measures
Dow Chemical said that as part of its ongoing and consistent drive to lower costs while increasing output that the company will continue to narrow its focus and streamline investments to deliver $1B in additional savings over the next three years.
14:13 EDTDOWDow Chemical to reduce equity base in Kuwaiti joint ventures
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14:13 EDTDOWDow Chemical raises divestiture target to $7B-$8.5B by mid-2016
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14:10 EDTDOWDow Chemical realigns external reporting segments
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14:08 EDTDOWDow Chemical to sell ANGUS Chemical to Golden Gate Capital for $1.215B
Dow Chemical announced that it has signed a definitive agreement under which ANGUS Chemical Company will be sold to Golden Gate Capital for $1.215B. The transaction is expected to close during the first quarter of 2015, subject to completion of customary regulatory filings. Dow had previously announced its intent to divest this business on Oct. 2. The divestiture aligns to Dow’s efforts to achieve its identified target of $4.5B-$6B in proceeds from shedding non-strategic assets and businesses by year-end 2015. To date, Dow has achieved $2.5B in proceeds designed to remunerate shareholders, reduce debt, and fund growth. The divestiture of ANGUS includes the business headquarters and R&D facility in Buffalo Grove, IL; manufacturing facilities located in Sterlington, LA, and Ibbenbueren, Germany; a packaging facility in Niagara Falls, NY; as well as the associated business, inventory, customer contracts, process technology, business know-how and certain intellectual property. Approximately 290 employee positions globally are expected to transition employment status as ANGUS moves to being owned by Golden Gate Capital as part of the transaction. Under terms of the purchase agreement, ANGUS will continue to honor customer, licensing and supplier contracts and related agreements.
14:06 EDTDOWDow Chemical announces sale of ANGUS Chemical for $1.215B
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07:34 EDTDOWDow Chemical raises dividend 14%, adds $5B to share buyback program
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07:31 EDTDOWDow Chemical raises dividend 14% to 42c per share
07:31 EDTDOWDow Chemical announces new $5B tranche to share repurchase program
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November 10, 2014
12:36 EDTGLWCorning upgraded to Buy from Hold at Standpoint Research
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07:37 EDTDOWGolden Gate the lead bidder for Dow Chemical unit, Reuters reports
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