Natural Resources >> Analyst Interviews >> March 21, 2011

Preserving Margins Amid Price Increases In Raw Materials – Dmitry Silversteyn – Longbow Research

Dmitry Silversteyn
Dmitry Silversteyn is a Senior Analyst at Longbow Research. Mr. Silversteyn covers the chemicals industry and has received industry recognition for his work in research positions at First Analysis Securities Corporation, Lehman Brothers, Salomon Smith Barney, Midwest Research and Longbow Research, including being named as a top-three stock picker in chemicals in 2009 and 2012 from StarMine/Thomson Reuters and The Wall Street Journal. His chemical engineering and business degrees are from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Profile
TWST: What exactly falls into the specialty chemical coverage universe? What are "specialty chemicals?"

Mr. Silversteyn: The classification can get somewhat arbitrary sometimes, but