Basic Materials

The economist Fritz Machlup wrote an essay about weaselwords: “words concealing voids of thought . . . used to avoid commitment . . . which destroy the force of a statement as a... 1 day ago | Harvard Business School
Herman Miller, Cheniere, AK Steel, Rite Aid and Marathon are big market movers 2 days ago | ABC
Asked if he would be willing to share his hard-earned knowledge with others in the company before he retired, the engineer laughed. “Why would I do that?” he asked. “First off, I... 3 days ago | Harvard Business School
The division of Timken, a family-controlled company, into separate companies making bearings and steel has brought anxiety to its Ohio hometown. 2 weeks ago | The New York Times
U.S. petrochemicals giant Dow Chemical Co is not pulling out of Kuwait but is shifting strategy, its chief executive said on Monday, after the company announced plans to reduce... 3 weeks ago | Reuters
Highest-paid Executives Basic Materials Sector