Cabot Corporation is a leading specialty chemicals and performance materials company.

Cabot delivers performance solutions that solve our customers’ challenges today and prepare them to meet tomorrow’s needs. Our portfolio of businesses with leading market positions serves key industries such as transportation, infrastructure, environment and consumer.

Cabot is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbon blacks, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel, and elastomer composites. We operate 45 manufacturing facilities in 21 countries around the world with strong growth in emerging markets. As a technology and innovation leader, we partner with customers who are leaders in their industries and we advance our businesses together.

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Cabot Business Segments

Our strategy is to extend our leadership in performance materials by investing for growth in our core businesses, driving application innovation with our customers, and generating strong cash flows through efficiency and optimization. We are organized into four business segments: Reinforcement Materials, Performance Chemicals, Purification Solutions and Specialty Fluids.

Reinforcement Materials

Cabot is the global leader in the manufacture of top quality rubber blacks for increasingly high performing and energy efficient tires and specialized rubber products. We bring years of experience and the industry’s best talent to meet our customers’ needs, delivering strong results year after year for the best brands worldwide. We also provide proprietary, game-changing elastomer composites technology for use in tire applications. This segment includes our rubber blacks and elastomer composites products.

Performance Chemicals

Cabot’s Performance Chemicals segment provides customized solutions that deliver performance in a broad range of customer applications across the automotive, construction and infrastructure, electronics, and consumer product sectors. Our global applications development network is ready to guide customers to the right product for their needs, whether it is specialty carbons, masterbatches, fumed silica, inkjet colorants, or aerogel. This segment includes our Specialty Carbons and Formulations and Metal Oxides businesses.

Purification Solutions

Cabot Norit Activated Carbon is the world’s largest and most experienced producer of activated carbon products and equipment systems, which are used to purify water, food ingredients, air emissions and more. Cabot produces over 150 different types of activated carbon, enabling us to offer the most precise fit and best performance for any application. This segment includes our activated carbon products.

Specialty Fluids

In our Specialty Fluids segment, you will find sustainable cesium formate oil and gas drilling fluids that provide optimum returns in challenging high-pressure, high-temperature fields. This segment also includes high-purity cesium chemicals that enable catalysis and are used as a strong base in the chemical production process.

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11/11/16Cabot Corporation Board Declares Dividend
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 11, 2016-- On Friday, November 11, 2016, the Board of Directors of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share on all outstanding shares of the Corporation’s common stock. The dividend is payable on December 9, 2016, to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 25, 2016. About Cabot Corporation Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals an... 
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11/07/16Cabot Corporation to Present at the Baird 2016 Global Industrial Conference
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2016-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced today that Sean Keohane, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Baird 2016 Global Industrials Conference on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 8:00 AM (CT). A live webcast of the presentation, along with the slides and replay will be available on the investor section of Cabot’s website and at 
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10/31/16Cabot Corp Reports Fourth Quarter Diluted EPS of $0.83 and Adjusted EPS of $1.00
Fiscal Year 2016 Diluted EPS of $2.36 and Adjusted EPS of $3.14 BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2016-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) today announced results for its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2016. Key Highlights Delivered strong fourth quarter results driven by higher margins and lower fixed costs Achieved third consecutive year of record EBIT for the Performance Chemica... 
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10/20/16Cabot Corporation Announces Planned Investment in New Capacity to Strengthen Manufacturing Capabilities for Conductive and Engineering Thermoplastics
New capacity will expand Cabot’s capabilities in key growth industries including automotive, electronics and industrial safety BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 20, 2016-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announces a planned investment in new capacity to enhance its production capabilities for plastic formulations specifically for conductive compounds and masterbatches for engineering thermoplastic applications. The strategic investment at ... 
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10/07/16Cabot Corporation to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Operating Results
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2016-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced today that it will release operating results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 on Monday, October 31, 2016 after market closes. The Company will host a conference call and live webcast to review the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 results beginning at 2:00 pm (ET) on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. The call is being webcast by NASDAQ and may be accessed at Ca... 
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