Shares of specialty chemical companies are getting hit hard this morning after PolyOne (POL...

|About: PolyOne Corporation (POL)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of specialty chemical companies are getting hit hard this morning after PolyOne (POL -3.8%) takes on a downgrade from Keybank. An analyst with the firm says the sector "tends to be more cyclical" and will underperform as volumes slow. Decliners: OMN -9.5%, FOE -6.8%, KWR -5.3%, FTL -3.9%.