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EMN 66.33, +1.11, +1.7%) expects earnings per share to be above the high end of current analysts' projection of $1.30. The Kingsport, Tenn., producer of chemicals, fibers and plastics said the increase is due to continued strong sales volume and higher selling prices offsetting higher raw material and energy costs. The company's forecast excludes gains and costs related to strategic decisions and actions.