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Technical Updates, Strategic Agreements, Pricing of Products, Expansions, and Upcoming Conferences - Research Reports on CF Industries, FMC, Eastman, MarkWest and Michael Kors

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Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), FMC Corp. (NYSE: FMC), Eastman Chemical Co. (NYSE: EMN), MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MWE) and Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.analystsreview.com/6150-100free.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Research Reports
On August 28, 2014, the stock of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF Industries) gained 0.22% to end the trading session at $260.25. After opening at $258.29, the stock fluctuated in the range of $256.74 - $260.59. Shares in CF Industries have a 52-week high of $267.76 and a 52-week low of $189.21. Furthermore, the Company's stock has gained 2.05% in the last one month, compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average which increased 0.99% during the same time period. The full research reports on CF Industries are available to download free of charge at:


FMC Corp. Research Reports
On August 4, 2014, FMC Corp. (FMC) announced that it has entered into a Technical Development and Distribution agreement with Actagro®, LLC ( Actagro) wherein FMC would be the exclusive marketer and distributor of Actagro's Organic Acid® based soil and plant health nutritional products in the Asia-Pacific region. Under the agreement, Actagro will provide its full line of current products technical support to FMC in order to effectively introduce the Actagro organic acid based products in the region. In addition, the two companies will also collaborate to develop new products as needed to meet local crop and soil needs. "The introduction of Actagro products to the Asian market will enhance local growers' ability to produce higher quality, better yielding crops with proven, unique, and scientifically validated nutritional, soil amendment and plant nutrition product solutions," said Robert Trogele, President, FMC Asia-Pacific. "The technology and unique product line that Actagro brings is a synergistic addition to the FMC portfolio of products and services. We are excited to start with the current product line and work together to develop additional products." The full research reports on FMC are available to download free of charge at:


Eastman Chemical Co. Research Reports
On August 14, 2014, Eastman Chemical Co. (Eastman) announced increase in the prices of Eastman™ Propionic Acid, all grades, by $0.06/LB ($0.13/KG) in North America and Latin America, effective from September 1, 2014 or as contracts allow. Eastman cited increased costs of operations, especially in raw materials, as the reason for price hike. The full research reports on Eastman are available to download free of charge at:


MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. Research Reports
On August 26, 2014, MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. (MarkWest) announced a major expansion of midstream infrastructure at its Keystone complex in Butler County, Pennsylvania, which will support the growing rich-gas production from the Marcellus Shale and Upper Devonian formations. MarkWest informed that it has reached agreements with Rex Energy Corporation (Rex Energy) and EgeMarc Energy (EM Energy) to support the expansion. As part of these agreements, MarkWest will construct Bluestone III and IV - two plants of 200 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) each and 40,000 barrels per day (Bbl/d) of additional de-ethanization capacity and over 20,000 Bbl/d of additional propane and heavier NGL fractionation capacity. The Company added that the current facilities at its Keystone complex provide 210 MMcf/d of processing capacity and 26,500 Bbl/d of fractionation capacity. Alongside, MarkWest said that in order to support the growth of its producer customers' production, it continues to develop its rich-gas gathering system throughout Butler County and surrounding areas. The full research reports on MarkWest are available to download free of charge at:


Michael Kors Holdings Limited Research Reports
On August 28, 2014, Michael Kors Holdings Limited (Michael Kors) announced that it will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs 21st Annual Global Retailing Conference, at The Plaza Hotel in New York City, on September 3, 2014 at 8:50 AM ET. Michael Kors informed that the presentation will be hosted by John Idol, Chairman, CEO and Director, and Joseph Parsons, Executive Vice President, CFO, Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer. The Company stated that the audio portion of the presentation will be webcast live at its website under the Investor Relations section. The full research reports on Michael Kors are available to download free of charge at:


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