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DuPont: Don’t listen to Peltz

The DuPont Co. is warning shareholders that billionaire investor Nelson Peltz has proposed a “high-risk” agenda for the company that would destroy shareholder value. In a shareholder letter Tuesday, DuPont said it has delivered superior shareholder value while laying the ...

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DuPont earnings up in third quarter

(AP) The DuPont Co. said Tuesday that strong performance in its nutrition and health unit and lower raw material costs contributed to an increase in third-quarter earnings. The Wilmington, Delaware-based science and chemicals company reported net income of $433 million, ...

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Activist to DuPont: Spin off businesses

(AP) Activist investor Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund Management LP wants DuPont to separate its business into two companies in an effort to boost shareholder value and improve its financial performance. Trian, which says it has been in private talks with ...

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