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DuPont Earnings: What to Watch

Analysts expect DuPont to post second-quarter revenue of $7.01 billion versus $8.6 billion a year...

Co. DD 0.66 % is scheduled to announce its second-quarter results before the market opens on Tuesday. Here’s what you need to know:

EARNINGS FORECAST: Analysts expect operating income of $1.10 a share for the second quarter, according to Thomson Reuters, compared with $1.18 a year earlier. After accounting for DuPont’s July 2105 spinoff of its performance chemicals business, DuPont said it earned $1.09 a share for the prior-year period.

REVENUE FORECAST: Revenue of $7.01 billion is forecast for the quarter, versus $8.6 billion a year earlier. Minus performance chemicals, DuPont estimated second-quarter 2015 sales at $7.12 billion.

WHAT TO WATCH:

—CROP-PRICE PAIN: After the first quarter, DuPont’s Q2 typically is its second-biggest period for seed and pesticide sales as Northern Hemisphere farmers gear up for spring planting, and...


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