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2014-07-22 16:22:30

REAFFIRMS 2014 GUIDANCE MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste ("EfW") projects, reported financial results today for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77839 Three Months Ended June 30, --------...

2014-07-22 08:37:03

MILWAUKEE, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) today announced second quarter net earnings of $57.3 million or $.63 per share on record sales of $595.4 million. Net earnings were $42.1 million or $.45 per share in the second quarter last year. Sales for the three-month period ended June 30, 2014, increased over eight percent compared with the prior year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130724/CG52107LOGO The Milwaukee-based water technology...

2014-07-22 08:33:51

DALLAS, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported second quarter 2014 results and narrowed its guidance for full-year 2014 adjusted earnings per share. Executive Summary -- Second quarter 2014 net sales of $5.3 billion increased 1 percent compared to the year-ago period. Organic sales rose 5 percent, including a 10 percent increase in K-C International. Organic sales exclude the impact of changes in foreign currency...

2014-07-22 08:23:40

WILMINGTON, Del., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont today announced that its board of directors approved a third quarter dividend of 47 cents per share, a 4 percent increase over the 45 cents paid last quarter. This is the third increase in the past 27 months. The third quarter dividend of 47 cents per share of common stock is payable Sept. 12, 2014, to stockholders of record Aug. 15, 2014. This is the 440(th) consecutive quarterly dividend since the company's first dividend in...

2014-07-22 08:21:54

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonic Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: SAH), a leader in automotive retailing, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly dividend of $0.025 per share payable in cash for stockholders of record on September 15, 2014. The dividend will be payable on October 15, 2014. Sonic Automotive, Inc., a Fortune 500 company based in Charlotte, N.C., is one of the nation's largest automotive retailers. Sonic can be reached on the web at...

2014-07-21 16:29:26

Ultra Clean reports revenues at high end of guidance and exceeds EPS guidance for quarter on strong margin performance. HAYWARD, Calif., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: UCTT), a leading developer and supplier of critical systems and subsystems for the semiconductor capital equipment, flat panel, medical, energy and research industries, today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 27, 2014. Revenue for the second quarter...

2014-07-21 16:20:33

Q2-2014 diluted earnings per share (EPS) of C$1.03 increased 24 per cent over adjusted diluted Q2-2013 EPS of C$0.83 ((1)) MONTREAL, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the second quarter and six-month period ended June 30, 2014. Second-quarter 2014 financial highlights -- Net income was C$847 million, or C$1.03 per diluted share, compared with net income of C$717 million, or...

2014-07-18 08:21:14

DETROIT, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) has declared quarterly dividend payments for certain outstanding preferred stock. Each of these dividends were declared by the board of directors on July 17, 2014, and are payable on Aug. 15, 2014. A quarterly dividend payment was declared on Ally's Fixed Rate Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series G, of $45.1 million, or $17.50 per share, and is payable to shareholders of record as of Aug. 1, 2014....

2014-07-17 08:31:29

Revises 2014 EPS Guidance CHICAGO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported results for the 2014 second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Sales of $2.5 billion increased 5 percent versus $2.4 billion in the 2013 second quarter. There were 64 selling days in the quarter, the same as in 2013. Net earnings for the quarter decreased 5 percent to $206 million versus $218 million in 2013. Earnings per share of $2.94 decreased 3 percent versus $3.03 in 2013. During the...

2014-07-16 08:21:04

Majority of Suppliers Perform Better on Effectiveness than Efficiency DETROIT, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interior suppliers are leading the way among automotive segments with a median revenue growth of four percent, according to PwC's North American Automotive Supplier Supply Chain study. The majority of suppliers performed better on effectiveness (revenue) than they did on efficiency (cost). Interior suppliers showed the greatest strides in effectiveness, while Body suppliers...


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