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Oct 13, 2017, 06:45 ET DuPont Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Stock

On Oct. 12, 2017, DuPont's board of directors declared regular quarterly dividends of $1.12-1/2 per share on the $4.50 series preferred stock and...


Sep 01, 2017, 06:30 ET DowDuPont™ Merger Successfully Completed

DowDuPont™ (NYSE: DWDP) today announced the successful completion of the merger of equals between The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") and E.I. du Pont...


Aug 04, 2017, 15:45 ET DuPont and Dow Set Closing Date for Merger of Equals

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that all required regulatory approvals and clearances have been...


Jul 25, 2017, 06:00 ET DuPont Reports Second-Quarter and First-Half Results

Second-Quarter Highlights - GAAP1 earnings per share decreased 16 percent to $0.97 from $1.16 in prior year. Operating earnings2 per...


Jul 13, 2017, 16:30 ET DuPont Declares Third Quarter Dividend

DuPont declared a third quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable September 29, 2017, to stockholders of record July 31, 2017....


Jun 28, 2017, 18:30 ET Dow and DuPont Provide Update on Merger

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and DuPont (NYSE: DD) today jointly provided an update on the status of the anticipated merger of the two...


Jun 15, 2017, 15:58 ET Dow and DuPont Receive Antitrust Clearance from U.S. Department of Justice for Proposed Merger of Equals

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that they have reached a proposed agreement with the Antitrust...


Jun 14, 2017, 09:25 ET HSR Waiting Period Expires for DuPont-FMC Transactions

DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced that the waiting periods for the approval of its transactions with FMC Corporation ("FMC") under the...


May 17, 2017, 11:06 ET Dow and DuPont Receive Conditional Regulatory Approval in Brazil for Proposed Merger of Equals

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced that Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) has granted...


May 11, 2017, 10:00 ET Dow and DuPont Announce Board of Directors for DowDuPont

DuPont (NYSE:DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) today announced the members of the Board of Directors for the proposed merger of equals...


May 02, 2017, 10:51 ET Dow and DuPont Receive Conditional Approval from China's Ministry of Commerce for Proposed Merger of Equals

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced that China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has granted conditional regulatory...


Apr 27, 2017, 06:45 ET DuPont Declares Second Quarter Dividend

On April 26, 2017, DuPont declared a second quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable June 12, 2017, to stockholders of record...


Apr 25, 2017, 06:00 ET DuPont Reports First-Quarter Results

First-Quarter Highlights - GAAP1 earnings per share increased 9 percent to $1.52 from $1.39 in prior year. Operating earnings2 per...


Mar 31, 2017, 06:05 ET Dow and DuPont Announce Amendments to Transaction Merger Agreement

DuPont (NYSE: DD) and Dow (NYSE: Dow) today announced several amendments to the companies' transaction agreement involving the proposed merger of...


Mar 31, 2017, 06:01 ET DuPont Announces Agreement with FMC

DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) to divest a portion of DuPont's...


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...