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Area Small Business Owners Upbeat on Local Economy and Looking to Rebuild After Hurricane Harvey HOUSTON November 14, 2017 – The majority of Houston-area small business owners anticipate a strong finish to 2017, with 87 percent reporting confidence that their year-end revenue will exceed that of 2016, according to the fall 2017 Bank of America Business […]
Merger of equals to create a leading global specialty chemical company with approximately $20 billion enterprise value at announcement More than $3.5 billion value creation through annual cost synergies in excess of $400 million Enhanced returns from improved growth profile in highly attractive end markets and key geographies such as the United States and China […]
MOORESVILLE, N.C., May 18, 2017 – Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Maintenance Supply Headquarters, a leading distributor of maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) products to the multifamily housing industry, for a total transaction value of $512 million. Based in Houston, Texas, Maintenance Supply Headquarters […]
IRVING, Texas – May 15, 2017–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) today announced positive results on the Muruk-1 sidetrack well in the Papua New Guinea North Highlands, 13 miles (21 kilometers) northwest of the Hides gas field. The Muruk-1 sidetrack well encountered high-quality sandstone reservoirs southwest of the Muruk-1 natural gas discovery announced in late 2016. […]