Corporate

17 February 2009

Juan Minetti hits a one-month low

Juan Minetti traded at its 32-day low of 89 centavos

16 February 2009

Lafarge Jordan Cement boosts 2008 sales to US$452.7m

Jordanian cement producer Lafarge Jordan Cement, previously known as Jordan Cement Factories Co (JCFC),

13 February 2009

Taiheiyo Cement’s Net Loss Seen Widening To Y28bn

Taiheiyo Cement Corp said that it will suffer a ¥28bn group net loss for the year ending March 31, deeper than the ¥7bn loss it had previously projected and a far cry from its ¥20.4bn profit in fiscal

13 February 2009

HeidelbergCement slides 5.4 per cent, in significant downtrend

HeidelbergCement slid €1.63 (or 5.4 per cent) to €28.37. Compared with the DAX index which fell 122.5 points (or 2.7 per cent)

13 February 2009

Cementos Portland Valderrivas hits year-low 11th time in three months

Cementos Portland Valderrivas, Spain’s fourth largest Construction company by market capitalisation, hit a 52-week low of €20

13 February 2009

Holcim decreases 1.9 per cent, P/E improves to 3.4

Holcim fell for a third day on Thursday bringing its three-day fall to CHF4.15 or 7.7 per cent. The share price decreased 95c

13 February 2009

Buzzi Unicem rises 0.5 per cent on robust volume, ending a two day streak of losses

Buzzi Unicem , Italy’s second largest construction company by market capitalisation, rose five Eurocents (or 0.5per cent) to €9.47

13 February 2009

Cimpor drops 6.3 per cent on high volatility

Cimpor traded between an intraday low of €3.64 and a high of Euro3.89. Today its volatility (highest price minus lowest price/lowest price) of 6.8

13 February 2009

Cementir Holding rises 2.1 per cent on high volatility

Cementir Holding, Italy’s seventh largest Construction company by market capitalisation, traded between an intraday low of €2.16

11 February 2009

CNBM sells shares to pay loan, China

China National Building Material Co Ltd (CNBM), China’s second largest cement manufacturer, sold HK$2.14bn worth of

11 February 2009

Taiwan Cement Corp posts fall

Taiwan Cement Corp posted combined revenues in January at NT$2.391bn, a fall of 19.95% YoY,

10 February 2009

Vulcan’s volumes fall, but prices rise

Vulcan Materials increased turnover by 9.7% last year to US$3651.4m, helped by a full year’s contribution from Florida Rock

10 February 2009

China National Building may sell assets to cut debt

China National Building Material Co., the country’s second-biggest cement maker, may sell assets to reduce a record amount o

10 February 2009

Conch cuts capex, stimulus to aid industry, China

Anhui Conch Cement Co Ltd expects gross profit per tonne to rise this year, an executive said on

10 February 2009

Turk Lafarge unit shares jump 9.3 per cent on sale talks

Shares in Turkish cement manufacturer Lafarge Aslan Cimento jumped 9.3 per cent on Tuesday after it said

10 February 2009

TCL looking to buy Cemex share

Trinidad Cement (TCL) is looking to purchase the 20% share the local subsidiary of Cemex has in the company for