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Producers, consumers expect firming polyethylene terephthalate prices in May: sources

Platts - 4/28/2016 2:33:58 PM
Buyers and sellers of virgin polyethylene terephthalate expect prices to continue firming in May as a result of tight supply and possible rising costs of raw materials, sources said. The European spot price of PET was assessed at Eur995/mt ($1,127/mt FD ...

Prices up for PE, PVC, PET; down for PP

Plastics News - 4/28/2016 2:55:26 PM
North American selling prices for polyethylene, PVC and PET resins all have risen since April 1, while regional prices for polypropylene have taken a surprising fall. PE prices rose by an average of 4 cents per pound as oil prices recovered from less than ...

LyondellBasell downgraded at Nomura as ethylene, polyethylene peak

Seeking Alpha - 4/27/2016 3:46:44 PM
LyondellBasell (LYB-0.3%) is downgraded to Neutral from Buy with an $89 price target at Nomura, which sees key commodity products (ethylene, polyethylene) and key feedstock (ethane) approaching peak conditions in 2016. The firm says it is concerned about ...

Worldwide Polyethylene Foamed Plastics Consumption Market Report Key Manufacturers Analysis 2016

Empowered News - 4/25/2016 5:29:19 PM
3 Global Market Size (Volume and Value), Sales and Sale Price Analysis of Polyethylene Foamed Plastics 4 USA Market Size (Volume and Value), Sales, Sale Price and End Users Analysis of Polyethylene Foamed Plastics 5 Europe Market Size (Volume and Value ...

Chemical companies see rosier results on low crude prices

Reuters - 4/27/2016 8:18:45 PM
Globally, the spot prices of certain plastics components like polyethylene and polypropylene are often influenced by pricing of an oil derivative called naphtha. As a result, they are strongly correlated to crude prices, according to Platts analysts.

Weekly resin report: PE price increase looks like it will stick

Plastics Today - 4/26/2016 5:35:18 PM
Polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) prices were steady across the board, although some film grades were notably tight. Fresh railcar availability was generally limited, which was equally matched by dull buyer interest. The PE market experienced a ...

LyondellBasell (LYB) Stock Price Target Raised at Barclays

The Street - 4/25/2016 1:54:34 PM
"While numerous questions remain around the impact of new ethylene/polyethylene capacity additions, the potential for rising ethane prices, and shifting chain profitability, we continue to believe that LYB's free cash flow generation will remain solid ...

Global Amorphous Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Market 2016 Industry Share, Review, Trends, Growth & Analysis

sbwire.com - 4/20/2016 3:47:53 PM
Do Enquiry Before Purchasing Here: http://www.qymarketresearch.com/report/62862#inquiry-for-buying The global Amorphous Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) market 2016 is also analyzed on the basis of product pricing, Amorphous Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET ...

Stung by low oil prices, Exxon loses 'AAA' rating from S&P

Quadrangle - 4/27/2016 7:25:39 AM
polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products. In February, S&P cut the ratings of 10 US oil and gas exploration and production companies, citing the price decline. Companies like Exxon also face the challenge of reconciling ...

Braskem SA (BAK) Raised to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zolmax News - 4/27/2016 9:16:01 PM
Zacks Investment Research‘s price target suggests a potential upside of 11.89% ... DMT and termoplastic resins (polypropylene, polyethylene, PVC and PET) gas and GLP. “ Other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company.

Proffitt & Goodson Inc. Cuts Stake in Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

Daily Political - 4/28/2016 4:04:02 AM
Simmons reduced their target price on shares of Exxon Mobil to $63.00 in a report ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products.

Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.75

Watch List News - 4/27/2016 6:38:32 PM
The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $84.18 and its 200 day moving average price ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products.

Braskem SA (NYSE:BAK) Given $17.00 Average Target Price by Brokerages

Mideast Times - 4/27/2016 5:05:29 PM
Brokerages have set a 1 year consensus price objective of $17.00 for the company ... These units produce thermoplastic resins: polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC), as well as basic petrochemicals.

Exxon loses AAA rating from S&P

The Spectrum - 4/27/2016 7:39:58 AM
polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and specialty products; and transports and sells crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products. NGL ENERGY PARTNERS LP (NYSE:NGL) Updated Broker Price Targets Bank of America raised NGL Energy Partners from an ...

Barclays Analysts Give Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) a $88.00 Price Target

financial-market-news.com - 4/26/2016 10:40:07 AM
Barclays set a $88.00 price objective on Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products. Receive News & Ratings ...