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2014-02-25 16:24:35

BATON ROUGE, La., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) today announced a quarterly dividend of $0.275 per share, an increase of 15% over the previous quarterly dividend of $0.24. The dividend is payable April 1, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 14, 2014. The new annualized rate is $1.10. This announcement marks the 20th consecutive year of dividend increases....

2014-02-05 08:31:59

BATON ROUGE, La., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Scott Tozier will present at the Morgan Stanley Chemicals Corporate Access Day in New York, NY between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. (ET) on February 13, 2014. The format will consist entirely of one-on-one and small group meetings. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111129/MM14279LOGO ) The presentation will be made available on...

2014-01-30 16:23:09

BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemicals, supports recent efforts to reduce global man-made mercury emissions, established by the new Minamata Convention on Mercury. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111129/MM14279LOGO) The Minamata Convention was opened for signature in October 2013 at a Diplomatic Conference in Kumamoto/Minamata, Japan, in...

2014-01-28 16:21:33

BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111129/MM14279LOGO ) Fourth quarter 2013 highlights: -- Earnings of $88.4 million, or $1.08 per share, excluding special and non-operating items. -- Net sales of $692.0 million and EBITDA margin, excluding special and non-operating items, of 21 percent. -- Announced corporate reorganization into two business units effective January 1, 2014 and related fourth...

2014-01-20 12:24:57

LONDON, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Analyzing the Global Market for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients The global market for active pharmaceutical ingredients has been growing steadily in recent years. However, the recent economic recession slowed down the growth of the industry as investments made by the major players went down significantly. Furthermore with a large number of blockbuster drugs going off patent by the...

2014-01-07 23:23:45

MarketReportsOnline.com adds “Global Antioxidants Market: Trends & Opportunities (2013-2018)” report to its store. This report offers a profound analysis of the global antioxidants industry. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 The report "Global Antioxidants Market: Trends & Opportunities (2013-2018)" is an in-depth discussion on application of antioxidants in food products, cosmetics and synthetic resins. The key market challenges recognized by the analysts and...

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