Eastman announces second-quarter 2007 financial results

September 2007
Chemical Business;Sep2007, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p88
Trade Publication
The article reports on the earnings per diluted share of Eastman Chemical Co. in the second quarter of 2007. During the period, the firm announced $1.22 earnings per diluted share compared with $1.37 in the same quarter in 2006. Contract ethylene sales resulting from the fourth-quarter 2006 divestiture of the polyethylene business is included in sales revenue for the second quarter. CEO Brian Ferguson predicts a solid financial results in all segments of the company in the third quarter of 2007.


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