LyondellBasell's (LYB) second-quarter earnings benefited from the value of its investments in capacity expansions and asset maintenance.
Reliance Steel (RS) delivered robust Q2 performance on the back of strong demand from automotive and aerospace markets and higher pricing.
Barrick Gold (ABX) reported a strong Q2 performance on the back of lower costs and higher sales volume.
AK Steel (AKS) delivered a robust performance in second-quarter on the back of strategic initiatives and higher selling prices.
Allegheny (ATI) reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings on the back higher sales from aerospace and defense markets in the HPMC segment.
Newmont (NEM) delivered a stellar performance in second-quarter on the back of higher sales volumes, improved cost and productivity actions.
Nucor's (NUE) earnings of $1.00 per share for the second quarter trailed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.07.
Charges related to the Valspar buyout hurt Sherwin-Williams' (SHW) second-quarter profits.
Sherwin-Williams' (SHW) second-quarter earnings missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate while sale beat.
We expect second-quarter earnings of Lennox International to gain traction from rise in shipments, improved sales volume and cost-saving initiatives of the company.
Sherwin-Williams, a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), beat its earnings projections last quarter by an impressive 9.66%, and the company is poised to beat its earnings estimates again this quarter due to its strong Zacks Rank and Earnings ESP of 0.44%.
Celanese's (CE) shares are scaling new highs on solid prospects driven by the joint venture deal with Blackstone and the buyout of Nilit's business.
Huntsman (HUN) and Venator have completed the private offering of $375 million senior notes, marking a key step in the separation of the Pigments & Additives unit.
Air Products (APD) has inked a long-term gas supply agreement with Huntsman (HUN) wherein Air Products will build, own and operate a new steam methane reformer (SMR) and cold box in Geismar, LA.
Celanese's board of directors approves $1.5 billion share repurchase program that represents approximately 11% of the company's outstanding shares.
Newmont (NEM) retired $575 million of its 1.625% convertible senior notes due Jul 15, to deleverage its balance sheet.
Can Sherwin-Williams (SHW) surprise investors again in the second quarter on the back of Valspar buyout?