Business News Archive - July 23, 2010

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In May Smart-Tek Automated Services, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: STTN) announced its agreement with a leader in electronic signature, eSign and digital e-signature services.

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.

CHANTILLY, Va., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- TASC, Inc. has won a systems engineering and integration (SE&I) contract valued in excess of $200 million with a three-year base and three two-year options to support the Infrared Space Systems Wing (ISSW) at Los Angeles Air Force Base.

JACKSON, Mich., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Consumers Energy is encouraging customers to help the environment by choosing online billing.

YORK, England, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Superbreak, the Yorkshire-based tour operator, has expanded its London ticket extras, allowing its customers to enjoy the capital for less.

MILWAUKEE, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the third quarter of fiscal 2010, Johnson Controls reported a 22% increase in revenues with higher sales in each of its three businesses. Net income and segment margin increased significantly.

DEARBORN, Mich., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ford reports second quarter net income of $2.6 billion, or 61 cents per share, a $338 million improvement from second quarter 2009.

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced second quarter 2010 sales were up 8% to $8.2 billion versus $7.6 billion in the second quarter of 2009 and earnings were up 24% excluding non-cash pension expense to $0.78 per share compared to $0.63 per share in the prior year.

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV) announced today that for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010, earnings from continuing operations were $171.9 million or $0.91 diluted earnings per share ("EPS"), compared to $100.9 million or $0.54 diluted EPS from continuing operations in the prior year period, representing increases of 70% and 69%, respectively.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).