Chart industries has reported a net loss of $3.3m for the Q4 of 2016. The adjusted earnings broke even, excluding $4.7m of restructuring, including severance related costs recorded in the quarter.
Air Products has reported GAAP net income from continuing operations of $252m, down 10% compared to the previous year, and diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $1.15, down 11% versus the prior year, for its fiscal Q1 ended 31 st December 2016.
The American Chemistry Council’s Global Chemical Production Regional Index (Global CPRI) shows that headline global production was flat during November on a three-month moving average (3MMA) basis. This follows two months of decline and fairly good gains last year.