DuPont says Q1 results will be hit by weather, Ukraine

|By:, SA News Editor

DuPont (DD) -1% AH after saying in an 8-K filing that Q1 sales and earnings will be “challenged” by the unusually cold North American winter and disruptions in Ukraine.

However, DD maintains its FY 2014 forecast for operating EPS of $4.20-$4.45, citing an improvement in global industrial production and lower agriculture input costs; consensus analyst estimate is $4.43.