TITLE

ISP Still Tries To Strong-arm Hercules

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Ricardo
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;03/05/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that Hercules Inc. is still looking for an acquirer of the company as of February 23, 2001. Remarks from International Specialty Products Inc., shareholder of Hercules; Background of the stock performance of Hercules.
ACCESSION #
4261209

 

Related Articles

  • Hercules Shareholders Keep Balking. Roberts, Ricardo // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;7/28/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 30, p1 

    Focuses on the efforts of a Hercules Inc. shareholders group to improve the company's stock performance in relation to plans to sell Hercules. Criticisms from Samuel Heyman, chairman of International Specialty Products Inc., against the performance of William Joyce, chief executive officer of...

  • Will Goldman Be Able to Lift Hercules? Roberts, Ricardo // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;01/29/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p1 

    Reports on the strategic review implemented by specialty chemicals manufacturer Hercules Corp. as of January 2001. Efforts to sell the company; Plans of International Specialty Products to buy Hercules stocks; Price of Hercules stocks as of January 29, 2001; Downgrading of Hercules' senior debt...

  • business & finance news.  // Chemical Week;10/15/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 37, p12 

    Presents business-related updates on the chemical industry in the U.S., as of October 2003. Decision of International Specialty Products to sell its stake at Hercules; Information on the zeolite catalyst patents donated by DuPont to Michigan State University; Details of the stake to be...

  • ISP Shelves Proposal To Nix Hercules Poison Pill.  // Chemical Market Reporter;03/19/2001, Vol. 259 Issue 12, p3 

    Reports on the decision of International Specialty Products Inc. (ISP) to shelve its proposal to eliminate the poison pill takeover defense mechanism bid of Hercules Inc. Plan of ISP to focus on the election of its board of directors on April 26, 2001; Accusations of ISP regarding the failure...

  • Wrap-Up.  // Chemical Week;10/13/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 38, p14 

    Presents news briefs from the chemical industry in the United States as of October 13, 1999. Sale of the filtration business of International Specialty Products to Hayward Industrial Products; Plans of Praxair to build an air separation plant in Alabama.

  • News Capsule.  // Chemical Market Reporter;10/11/99, Vol. 256 Issue 15, p6 

    Presents news briefs on the chemical industry as of October 11, 1999. Sale of the filter products business unit of International Specialty Products Inc. to Hayward Industrial Products Inc.; Plans of Praxair Inc. to build an air separation plant in Axis, Alabama.

  • Dexter Invites ISP to The Bargaining Table.  // Chemical Market Reporter;05/22/2000, Vol. 257 Issue 21, p3 

    Reports the negotiation of the sale of Dexter Corp. to International Specialty Products Inc. Details on the sale of the company; Comment from K. Grahame Walker, chief executive officer of the firm.

  • ISP May Finally Push Hercules to Action : Long-time Agitator, Holder Claims Victory Getting on Chemical Co.'s Board. Roberts, Ricardo // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;6/11/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 24, pN.PAG 

    Reports on the acquisition of Hercules Corp. by Wilmongton, Delaware-based specialty chemicals and filters manufacturing company International Specialty Products Inc. (ISP). Corporate profile of ISP; Comments of Thomas Gossage, chairman of Hercules on the sale process of the company; Views of...

  • ISP Again Tries to Poke Weak Hercules ISP CEO Hints Its Actions Toward Hercules Could Turn Hostile. Roberts, Ricardo // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;10/1/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 37, pN.PAG 

    Focuses on plans of International Specialty Products Inc. (ISP) to acquire Hercules Inc. Financial performance of Hercules in September 2001; Efforts made by ISP to increase its stake in Hercules; Comments of Sunil Kumar, chief executive officer of ISP on the expected acquisition of Hercules by...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics