DuPont punished on profit miss

Chang, Joseph
August 2005
Chemical Market Reporter;8/1/2005, Vol. 268 Issue 4, p13
Trade Publication
Reports that Wall Street has downgraded DuPont stocks after earnings per share fell short of Wall Street estimates. Percentage gain in underlying profits on flat comparable sales; Decline in volume in the U.S. and Western Europe; Growth in Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe.


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