Specialty Chemicals

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  1. Top 5 Petrochemical Stocks of 2016 (ALB, CBT)

    These five petrochemical companies have fared well in a difficult environment for ...
  2. 3 Volatile Materials Stocks for the Risk Taker ...

    Learn about the materials sector, its outperformance compared to the overall market ...
  3. IYM: iShares US Basic Materials ETF

    Learn about the iShares US Basic Materials exchange-traded fund, which invests in ...
  4. W.R. Grace – Maybe The Most Valuable Bankrupt ...

    Grace will emerge from bankruptcy as a great specialty chemicals company, but not ...
  5. Rockwood Gets Its Deal For CeramTec

    Rockwood gets a solid multiple for its high-margin, growing CeramTec business.
  1. Which mutual funds are most popular for getting exposure to the chemicals sector?

    Learn about two of the best mutual funds, both offered by Fidelity, for investors looking to gain exposure to the chemicals ...
  2. Which segments of the chemicals sector are showing the fastest growth?

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  3. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the chemicals ...

    Discover the most important economic indicators to consider when investing in the chemicals sector. The chemicals sector ...
  4. What are most popular benchmarks that track the chemicals sector?

    Discover the most popular benchmarks that track the chemicals sector. Benchmarks allow investors to compare their performances ...
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