Opening and Closing Bell on Wall Street
FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE-Listed FF), a manufacturer of custom and performance chemicals and biofuels, visited the NYSE in recognition of recent corporate milestones including the company’s March 2011 listing on the NYSE and the addition to the Russell 3000® Index in late June. In honor of the occasion, President and CEO Lee Mikles rang The Opening BellSM.
FutureFuel is a leading manufacturer of diversified chemical products and biobased products comprised of biofuels and biobased specialty chemical products. In its chemicals business, it manufactures specialty chemicals for specific customers (custom manufacturing) as well as multi-customer specialty chemicals (performance chemicals). Its custom manufacturing product portfolio includes a bleach activator for a major detergent manufacturer, a proprietary herbicide and intermediates for a major life sciences company, and chlorinated polyolefin adhesion promoters and antioxidant precursors for a major chemical company. The performance chemicals product portfolio includes polymer (nylon) modifiers and several small-volume specialty chemicals for diverse applications. In its biofuels segment, the company predominantly produces biodiesel.
Visit www.futurefuelcorporation.com for more information on FutureFuel. (Source: FutureFuel)