SOURCE: Equity Markets Inc

October 26, 2011 09:00 ET

What's Ahead: Today's Economic Outlook -- Equity Research on Huntsman Corporation and E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company

MACAU--(Marketwire - Oct 26, 2011) - Today, announced its research report highlighting Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company (NYSE: DD). Full content and research is available at

Short-term outlooks within US and global economies continue to adjust downward, as US Treasury yields touched their lowest levels in over 65 years. International Monetary Fund downgraded estimates for US growth by 1.0% this year, down from 2.5%. 'Significant downside risks' to the US economy were confirmed by the Federal Reserve pressured by 'strains in global financial markets.'

As the US dollar trades above an eight-month high against the Euro, it highlights a deepening of the Eurozone sovereign debt crisis -- furthered by continued policy inaction from European governments. We expect continued volatility until economic data stabilizes and we see decisive policy action to deal with the Eurozone debt crisis.

Our members are preparing for a turn in tides. Currently, the Credit Suisse Risk Appetite Indicator is at a 30-year low. For the past three occurrences, this level has acted as a leading indicator of large stock market rallies 18 months following.

Equity Markets has reviewed Huntsman Corporation for its current position within the basic materials industry. Huntsman Corporation is a manufacturer of differentiated organic chemical products and of inorganic chemical products. The Company operates all of its businesses through its 100% owned subsidiary, Huntsman International LLC (Huntsman International). It owns a 50% interest in Sasol-Huntsman GmbH and Co. KG (Sasol-Huntsman). The full research report on Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) is available here:

Equity Markets has reviewed E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company for its development within the basic materials industry. E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont) offers a range of products and services for markets, including agriculture and food, building and construction, electronics and communications, general industrial and transportation. The Company consists of 13 businesses, which consists of its segments. The full research report on E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company (NYSE: DD) is available here:

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