DuPont's Profit Doubles, Boosted by Asset Sales

DuPont Co. said its second-quarter profit doubled from a year earlier as the chemicals company booked several one-time gains in the latest quarter compared with sizable charges in the year-earlier period. The company said it expects to make a decision in the third quarter on the possible repatriation of $8 billion to $10 billion of foreign earnings.

Source: WSJ


Posted: Tue - July 26, 2005 at 09:26 AM