|Last Price$51.55||Day Change (%)1.08%|
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|Day Range51.37–53.03||52-Week Range46.78–76.28|
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Albemarle to refocus mineral flame retardant portfolio, increase ATH production capacity
Albemarle ALB reported first-quarter earnings on April 23, showing marked weakness in its volume of business. Nonetheless, the company's price hikes have proven to be successful, as Albemarle expanded operating margins by more than 500 basis points versus the same period last year (to nearly 14% ...