Chemtura Corp

  • Investment Opportunities in Specialty Chemical Companies

    By Awais Iqbal - July 22, 2013 | Tickers: ALB, CHMT, FUL

    The majority of the investment community considers the chemical industry as a highly cyclical industry. To a large extent, this sentiment is true. The financial meltdown of 2008 was very hard on the companies engaged in the chemical industry.

    Companies producing specialty chemicals are a little different. Their focus on a particular line of chemicals and their research on the development of these chemicals makes them an attractive investment opportunity more »

  • These Stocks Could Benefit From Sector Strength

    By Damon Churchwell - April 16, 2013 | Tickers: ABB, CHMT, VMI

    Searching through stocks, I have come across the usual suspects in terms of price upside. There might even have been some unwarranted selling off in certain quality issues. Although not without their downside risks, here are a few that could make for wise additions to a portfolio at this juncture.

    Chemtura Corp.

    Chemtura (NYSE: CHMT) resides in the specialty chemical sector, one I've discussed previously, most recently in the more »

  • These Stocks Could Benefit From Sector Strength

    By Damon Churchwell - April 16, 2013 | Tickers: ABB, CHMT, VMI

    Searching through stocks, I have come across the usual suspects in terms of price upside. There might even have been some unwarranted selling off in certain quality issues. Although not without their downside risks, here are a few that could make for wise additions to a portfolio at this juncture.

    Chemtura Corp.

    Chemtura (NYSE: CHMT) resides in the specialty chemical sector, one I've discussed previously, most recently in the more »

  • These Stocks Could Benefit From Sector Strength

    By Damon Churchwell - April 13, 2013 | Tickers: ABB, CHMT, VMI

    Searching through stocks, I have come across the usual suspects in terms of price upside. There might even have been some unwarranted selloff in certain quality issues. Although not without their downside risks, here are a few that could make for wise additions to a portfolio at this juncture.

     Chemtura Corp.

    Chemtura (NYSE: CHMT) resides in the specialty chemical sector, one I've discussed previously, most recently in the blog more »

  • Billionaire James Dinan’s High Upside Potential Picks Include Apple

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - March 27, 2013 | Tickers: AIG, AAPL, CHMT, C, HTZ

    We primarily track 13F filings from hedge funds and other notable investors as part of our work researching investments strategies. However, we also like to see what successful fund managers’ favorite stocks are and treat this information similarly to a stock screen. We can also combined ownership by a top manager with other screens, including a low PEG ratio (which incorporates both the price-to-earnings multiple and analyst consensus earnings growth more »

  • An Easy Way to Get Cash-Rich This Year

    By Neha Chamaria - March 19, 2013 | Tickers: CHMT, DD, HUN, LYB, DOW

    When the going gets tough, the tough get going. It couldn't get more apt for Dow Chemical (NYSE: DOW). With core markets witnessing a lull, the chemical baron is working harder to push up margins. Or let me interpret it this way. When things are not moving, Dow wants to let go of stuff that is getting hard to handle.

    After deciding to do away with 5% of its more »

  • One Underrated Hedge Fund Worth Paying Attention To

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - February 21, 2013 | Tickers: ADT, AIG, CHMT, GOOG, HTZ

    At Insider Monkey, we’ve recently teamed up with MarketWatch to provide investors with the Billionaire Hedge Fund Index, which returned 24.3% last year, beating the S&P 500 index by 8 percentage points. The purpose of this index is to articulate the mammoth potential of the best picks of the best hedge fund managers, and this dual-screening technique is something that we put to use in other market-beating more »

  • Prospect of Chemical Manufacturer

    By Nitika Agrawal - January 24, 2013 | Tickers: ALB, CAT, CHMT, GRA

    Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals in the United States as well as worldwide. In 2012, it continued to deliver strong returns for its shareholders and build an even stronger foundation for sustainable long-term growth. Moreover its Hydro processing catalysts segment finished 2012 with outstanding performance year-over-year, as the segments fourth quarter net sales went up by 61% and profits were up by 85%.

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  • Top Analyst Calls for Thursday 12/27 and How to Play Them

    By Brian Nichols - December 27, 2012 | Tickers: CHMT, DPZ, KORS, OUTR

    An analyst’s opinion is by no means a make or break for the short or long-term direction of a stock, as analysts often disagree and provide contradicting opinions towards a particular company. However, these calls do often affect the performance of a stock during a specific session and provide investors with an outlook that should be considered as part of their due diligence. As a result, I am looking more »

  • Two Insiders Love This Chemicals Stock

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - November 30, 2012 | Tickers: ALB, CBT, CHMT, EMN, KRO

    Robert Dover, a member of the Board of Directors at Chemtura Corporation (NYSE: CHMT), directly purchased 8,700 shares of the company’s stock on Nov. 27 at an average price of $20.04 per share. Dover now owns a little over 23,000 shares in the $2 billion market cap specialty chemicals company, so this recent purchase represented a substantial percentage increase in his exposure to the stock. At more »

  • You Can Get this Chemical Stock Cheaper Than its Insiders

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - July 31, 2012 | Tickers: ALB, ASH, CHMT, GRA

    Albemarle Corporation's (NYSE: ALB) stock has not performed well over the last three months, down about 15% versus the S&P 500’s 5%. The company’s 10-Q, released last week, did little to change the stock’s fortunes as it beat earnings estimates by only a penny per share. Revenue and earnings were substantially down compared to the second quarter of 2011, and the same is true if more »

  • This $19 Billion Hedge Fund is Bullish About Media and Industrial Stocks

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - June 4, 2012 | Tickers: BLC, CX, CHMT, CMLS

    Los Angeles-based Canyon Capital, Joshua Friedman and Mitchell Julis tend to lean toward credit opportunities but do well on the equity side. Canyon Capital has around $19 billion in AUM and its flagship fund returned 10.4% annually between 2002 and 2011, vs. 3.3% for the S&P 500 index. Below are their top 10 picks:

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