standpoint. Peribere, in particular, brings extremely valuable integration experience, having led the integration of Rohm & Haas while at Dow Chemical, as well as extensive emerging-market experience that should help Sealed Air move away from
convertible preferred shares to Berkshire Hathaway and Saudi Aramco ( SA ) in order to complete their acquisition of Rohm & Haas . These shares pay a preferred dividend of 8.5% and have a strike price of $41.32. It is unlikely that Berkshire
arriving at Carpenter, Wulfsohn worked in management positions at PPG Industries PPG, Honeywell International HON, and Rohm & Haas . Wulfsohn inherited a company with sustainable competitive advantages and we're encouraged by his moves to build upon
We are placing Rohm and Haas ROH under review as we transfer coverage to a new analyst and revisit our long-term assumptions.
percent of Dow's revenue comes from the sale of basic chemicals. On the positive side, Dow's 2008 purchase of Rohm and Haas is helping the company shift its portfolio toward high margin, specialty chemical businesses. Metals and mining
five percent of Dow's revenue comes from the sale of basic chemicals. At the same time, Dow's 2008 purchase of Rohm and Haas is helping the company shift its portfolio toward high margin, specialty chemical businesses. Metals and mining
industry downturn and the valuations would not have been attractive. When Dow Chemical DOW bought Rohm and Haas , Dow ended up selling Rohm and Haas ' salt division to K+S not because of antitrust concerns, but because it needed to quickly pay
Looking ahead, Dow will continue to invest in increasing its exposure to emerging markets and specialty chemicals. In addition to investing in its business, Dow will continue to pay down the debt it incurred for the Rohm and Haas acquisition.
sues for salt purchase refund. Dow Chemical's (DOW) Rohm & Haas unit was sued by fertilizer producer K&S, which claims it overpaid for Rohm & Haas ' Morton Salt unit and is therefore owed a refund. The
business to private equity firm Bain Capital for $ 1 . 6 billion , allowing Dow to hack away at the debt amassed for the Rohm and Haas acquisition and continue shifting its portfolio toward specialty chemicals . Also , Eastman Chemical is now reviewing