Tag: chemicals

Aim to be the most competitive player in chemical sector: Deepak Nitrite

Deepak C Mehta, Chairman and Managing Director of , chalks out roadmap for chemical sector and the company’s themes of growth. He says that ‘Deepak’...

U.S. stocks fall Friday, book weekly losses amid delta variant concerns and weakness in Amazon results

U.S. stock indexes closed lower Friday, posting a weekly loss to close out the month, with renewed concerns about a rise of cases of the...

Johnson & Johnson Hair Products Cause Hair Loss, Lawsuit Claims

July 19, 2021 — A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Johnson & Johnson with the claim that the company’s OGX hair care products...

What does a mature streaming service look like? Netflix is about to show us

Netflix Inc. proved to the world that streaming video could be a big business. Now it will show the world what that business looks like...

Here’s your chance to buy bank stocks before rising interest rates boost profits

Shares of the largest U.S. banks have staged a recovery following the stock market’s pandemic low point last year. But they have lagged behind the...

Infrastructure and the stock market — here’s what the $1 trillion deal means

Maybe it really is infrastructure week. Stock-market investors applauded Thursday, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.95% sharply higher and scoring another round of...

The new cruise ship rulebook: What to know about booking a trip, getting on board, and other changes

You may have been able to hear the champagne corks pop and cheers resound on June 5 as the Celebrity Millennium cruise ship weighed anchor...

Dow books 3rd day of losses, S&P 500 retreats from record as stocks lose ground ahead of inflation update

U.S. stock benchmarks finished lower, losing steam in the session’s final half-hour, ahead of an eagerly awaited inflation report due Thursday, which could set the...

This is one of the safest and most effective sunscreens — and it’s under $10 a bottle

MarketWatch has highlighted these products and services because we think readers will find them useful. We may earn a commission if you buy products through...

5 surprising things in short supply this Memorial Day Weekend

It’s an odd choice of vehicle for someone who is not in the moving business. Up until this week, Matt Landau had never actually driven...

Deaths From Paint Stripping Chemicals Are on the Rise

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 21, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A deadly chemical in paint strippers continues to kill workers despite its known...

Opinion: For its critics, Amazon can never do enough

Perhaps no company has permeated the lives of Americans more than Amazon has. Whether it’s household staples, an intelligent doorbell, cloud applications, Whole Foods —...

Travel and leisure top list of corporate credit ratings in flux during pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only been disrupting lives and businesses around the world for more than a year, but also the credit ratings of...

Betting on the post-pandemic boom? Bank of America has 17 stock recommendations

Here’s one possible all-clear signal. COVID-19 is no longer a “tail risk” for investors, the first time since February 2020, says Bank of America in...

Here’s the main reason Robinhood traders have been able to push stocks higher — and, no, it isn’t by squeezing hedge funds

With the broader stock-market indexes in a bit of a coma this week, the talk of financial markets is still the awakening of retail investors...

As new coronavirus strains raise questions about mask quality, the N95 market in the U.S. is still facing supply issues

Government officials in the U.S. and Europe have called for stricter mask protocols as more infectious strains of the coronavirus circulate, yet there is still...

Biden administration looks set to target ‘forever chemicals,’ as 3M warns about ‘onerous regulation’

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s administration looks poised to crack down on a group of “forever chemicals” that have been linked to a range of...

Apple, Tesla and Facebook ready to report record sales in busiest week of earnings

U.S. companies have barely managed to eke out positive earnings growth so far in this quarterly results season, but the big test arrives in the...

Dow rises, but tech stocks slip as ‘reflation trade’ grips Wall Street after Democrats flip Senate seat

U.S. stocks mostly shook off early losses to trade higher Wednesday, though technology sector stocks remained lower, after Democrats scored at least one U.S. Senate...

The perils of transporting millions of COVID-19 vaccines with dry ice across the U.S.

When you order a gift from Amazon AMZN, -2.30% the process of getting the item you purchased to your doorstep is fairly straightforward. But transporting...

Short sellers lost $5.5 billion so far in November. Here are the trades that hurt the most

It has so far been a bruising November for those investors betting against cyclically oriented sectors that have been hobbled due to the spread of...

Dow, S&P 500 surge by at least 3% to records early Monday on coronavirus vaccine report

U.S. stocks soared in early trading Monday, sending major equity benchmarks to record highs after Germany-based BioNTech SE and Pfizer Inc. said their COVID-19 vaccine...

‘It’s not a natural disaster. It’s an election’ — Americans are stocking up on cash, gas and food to prep for possible Election Day unrest

For Maine resident Laura Hunter, preparing for Election Day didn’t involve making a voting plan. She voted two weeks early. Instead, to get ready for...

chemical industry: Diversified product portfolio to reduce Covid-19 slowdown impact on chemical players: Icra

MUMBAI: With most basic chemical and petrochemical players having a diverse range of end-user industries, the impact of Covid-19 slowdown is likely to be moderated,...

Dow futures fall 260 points as COVID-19 cases surge, stimulus remains stalled

Stock-index futures slumped Monday as the number of daily U.S. COVID-19 infections hit a record at the end of last week and a final agreement...