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Mar 27, 2017, 06:34 ET Dow and DuPont Receive Conditional Approval from European Commission for Proposed Merger of Equals

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted conditional regulatory clearance...


Mar 01, 2017, 15:09 ET DuPont Agriculture Executive Outlines 2017 Growth Strategy

DuPont Executive Vice President James C. Collins discussed priorities for the company's agriculture business segment today at the Bank of America...


Feb 13, 2017, 06:00 ET DuPont Reaches Global Settlement of Multi-District PFOA Litigation

DuPont and plaintiffs' attorneys in the Ohio multi-district litigation (MDL) have jointly agreed to a settlement in principle of the MDL involving...


Jan 27, 2017, 06:00 ET DuPont Declares First Quarter Dividend

On Jan. 26, 2017, DuPont declared a first quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable March 14, 2017, to stockholders of record...


Jan 24, 2017, 06:00 ET DuPont Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results

Fourth-Quarter Highlights - GAAP1 earnings per share totaled $0.29...


Dec 14, 2016, 08:00 ET Hygiena to Acquire Food Safety Diagnostics Business from DuPont

DuPont Nutrition & Health and Hygiena, a Warburg Pincus portfolio company that specializes in rapid food safety and environmental sanitation...


Oct 25, 2016, 06:00 ET DuPont Reports Third-Quarter 2016 Results

Third-Quarter Highlights - GAAP1 earnings per share totaled $0.01 versus $0.14 in prior year. Operating earnings2 per share increased to...


Oct 20, 2016, 06:50 ET DuPont Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend

DuPont declared a fourth quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable Dec. 14, 2016, to stockholders of record Nov. 15, 2016. This...


Oct 18, 2016, 14:00 ET DuPont Pioneer President Paul E. Schickler to Retire at Year-End

DuPont announced today that, after 42 years of service, Paul E. Schickler, president, DuPont Pioneer, has elected to retire effective January 2,...


Aug 11, 2016, 10:08 ET Dow and DuPont Statement Regarding Phase II Review by European Commission

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) confirmed today that the European Commission (EC) has initiated a Phase II review for...


Jul 28, 2016, 06:50 ET DuPont Declares Third Quarter Dividend

DuPont declared a third quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable Sept. 12, 2016, to stockholders of record Aug. 15, 2016. This...


Jul 26, 2016, 06:00 ET DuPont Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Results

Second-Quarter Highlights - GAAP1 earnings per share totaled $1.16 versus $1.06 in prior year. Operating earnings2 per share increased 14...


Jul 20, 2016, 10:26 ET Dow and DuPont Stockholders Approve Merger

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced that, at their respective special meetings of stockholders held today,...


May 23, 2016, 17:00 ET Dow and DuPont Announce Senior Leadership Appointments for DowDuPont

 DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced senior leadership appointments for DowDuPont Inc. ("DowDuPont"),...


Apr 25, 2016, 21:00 ET DuPont Reports 1Q Operating EPS(1) of $1.26 and GAAP EPS of $1.39

First-Quarter Highlights - First-quarter operating earnings1 were $1.26 per share, equal to the prior year. Excluding $0.10 per share of...


Mar 14, 2016, 10:34 ET DuPont Names Randy L. Stone as President, DuPont Performance Materials

 Today, DuPont has named Randy L. Stone as president of its Performance Materials business effective immediately, succeeding Patrick E. Lindner...


Mar 03, 2016, 06:30 ET DuPont Agriculture Leader Outlines 2016 Priorities

DuPont Executive Vice President James C. Collins will discuss priorities for the company's Agriculture segment today at the Bank of America Merrill...


Feb 19, 2016, 08:20 ET DuPont, Dow Announce Site Structure Of Intended Independent Agriculture Company

DuPont (NYSE:DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) today announced the U.S. site structure for the global agriculture leader the companies...


Jan 26, 2016, 06:18 ET DuPont Reports 4Q and Full-Year Operating EPS of $0.27 and $2.77

Fourth-Quarter Highlights - Fourth-quarter operating earnings per share were $0.27, in line with expectations, versus $0.57 in prior year....


Dec 14, 2015, 14:30 ET DuPont Announces Executive Leadership Changes

 Today DuPont announced the following executive leadership changes, effective Jan. 1, 2016 to streamline the company for growth and simplify...


Dec 11, 2015, 06:50 ET DuPont Announces $700 Million Global Cost Savings and Restructuring Plan for 2016; Highlights 2016 Macroeconomic Expectations

 Today DuPont announced a 2016 global cost savings and restructuring plan designed to reduce $700 million in costs compared with 2015. The 2016...


Dec 11, 2015, 06:45 ET DuPont and Dow to Combine in Merger of Equals

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced that their boards of directors unanimously approved a definitive...


Nov 09, 2015, 06:45 ET DuPont Board of Directors Names Edward D. Breen Chair and CEO

 The DuPont board of directors today announced it has named Edward D. Breen the company's chair and chief executive officer (CEO), effective...


Nov 02, 2015, 09:45 ET DuPont Announces Business Unit Consolidations and Leadership Changes

- Patrick Lindner Named President of Consolidated DuPont Performance Materials Business - Rose Lee Named President of Consolidated...


Oct 27, 2015, 06:00 ET DuPont Reports 3Q Operating EPS of $0.13; YTD Operating EPS of $2.49

Third-Quarter Highlights - Third-quarter operating earnings per share were $0.13 versus $0.39 in prior year. GAAP1 earnings per share were...