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EX-99.6 - ASHLAND WATER TECHNOLOGIES AVERAGE SALES PER SHIPPING DAY - ASHLAND INC.ex99-6.htm
8-K - FORM 8-K ASHLAND INC. BUSINESS FUNDAMENTALS - ASHLAND INC.form8k.htm
EX-99.1 - ASHLAND SPECIALTY INGREDIENTS SALES - ASHLAND INC.ex99-1.htm
EX-99.2 - ASHLAND SPECIALTY INGREDIENTS GROSS PROFIT - ASHLAND INC.ex99-2.htm
EX-99.3 - ASHLAND SPECIALTY INGREDIENTS VOLUME IN METRIC TONS - ASHLAND INC.ex99-3.htm
EX-99.4 - ASHLAND WATER TECHNOLOGIES SALES - ASHLAND INC.ex99-4.htm
EX-99.7 - ASHLAND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS SALES - ASHLAND INC.ex99-7.htm
EX-99.8 - ASHLAND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS GROSS PROFIT - ASHLAND INC.ex99-8.htm
EX-99.9 - ASHLAND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS VOLUME IN METRIC TONS - ASHLAND INC.ex99-9.htm
EX-99.10 - ASHLAND CONSUMER MARKETS SALES - ASHLAND INC.ex99-10.htm
EX-99.11 - ASHLAND CONSUMER MARKETS GROSS PROFIT - ASHLAND INC.ex99-11.htm
EX-99.12 - ASHLAND CONSUMER MARKETS LUBRICANT SALES GALLONS - ASHLAND INC.ex99-12.htm
EX-99.13 - ASHLAND CONSUMER MARKETS PREMIUM LUBRICANTS % OF BRANDED VOLUME - ASHLAND INC.ex99-13.htm
EX-99.14 - VALVOLINE INSTANT OIL CHANGE TWELVE MONTH ROLLING AVERAGE SALES - ASHLAND INC.ex99-14.htm
8-K - PDF VERSION - ASHLAND INC.form8k.pdf
 
Exhibit 99.5
(Text of graph posted to Ashland Inc.'s website concerning
 Ashland Water Technologies gross profit)
 
3 Month Rolling Average (%)*
         
            
  2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 
January
38.1 30.5 36.2 31.6  30.8 
February
36.4 31.6 35.9 30.5  31.3 
March
37.3 32.6 34.5 31.3  32.1 
April
36.9 34.6 35.0 30.8  32.6 
May
37.8 36.3 33.5 31.2  32.5 
June
 37.2
 34.7 33.7 29.7  32.1 
July
 37.1
 35.7 32.8 30.3  32.1 
August
 36.2
 34.8 32.8 30.7  31.7 
September
32.9
 36.7  31.7 30.5   
October
 33.0
 36.1 30.8 31.2   
November
31.5 36.0 31.2 30.3   
December
32.5 36.6 31.6 30.8   
 

12 Month Rolling Average (%)*
         
            
  2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 
January
39.0 34.0 35.6 32.5  30.7 
February
38.7 33.1 35.8 32.0  31.0 
March
38.6 33.0 35.6 32.0  30.8 
April
38.3 33.0 35.7 31.5  31.1 
May
38.3 33.2 35.1 31.4  31.2 
June
 38.4
 32.7 35.4 31.0  31.4 
July
 37.8
 33.2 35.0 30.9  31.5 
August
37.5
 33.3 34.6 30.9  31.5 
September
36.7
 33.9  34.1 30.8   
October
 36.3
 33.9 33.7 30.9   
November
35.3 34.7 33.4 30.8   
December
34.8 35.2 32.8 30.7   

*NOTE:  Information from October 2008 and prior does not include the Paper Technologies and Ventures operations of Hercules acquired on November 13, 2008.  The calculated gross profit percentages for November and December of 2008 exclude the impact of purchase accounting inventory step-up adjustments.