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2014-04-24 08:33:43

ST. LOUIS, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HIGHLIGHTS: Q1 2014 Results (all percentage changes are against comparable periods in 2013) -- Reported sales increased 2% to $689 million. Sales grew organically by 3% with divestitures reducing sales by 1%. -- By business unit, organic sales growth was 1% in Research, 7% in Applied and 3% in SAFC Commercial. -- Reported diluted EPS was $1.05 compared to $1.01 in Q1 2013. Adjusted diluted EPS (excluding $1...

2014-04-24 08:26:31

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today consolidated net earnings of $111.0 million, or $0.35 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. By comparison, Nucor reported net earnings of $84.8 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2013 and net earnings of $170.5 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2013. Nucor incurred a charge to value inventories using the last-in, first-out...

2014-04-24 08:25:37

HOUSTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG) today reported its financial and operating results for the first quarter of 2014. Highlights for the quarter include: -- Production of 119.9 billion cubic feet equivalent (Bcfe), an increase of 34 percent over last year's comparable quarter -- Discretionary cash flow of $319.5 million, an increase of 36 percent over last year's comparable quarter -- Net income excluding...

2014-04-24 08:24:32

Symbol: POT Listed: TSX, NYSE Key Highlights -- First-quarter 2014 earnings of $0.40 per share1 -- Cash provided by operating activities of $539 million -- Repurchased 11.7 million shares during the first quarter at an average price of $34 per share -- Full-year 2014 guidance adjusted to $1.50-1.80 per share; second quarter set at $0.40-$0.45 per share SASKATOON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Potash Corporation of...

2014-04-24 08:23:06

MIAMI, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) today reported first quarter results and slightly raised its outlook for full year 2014. KEY HIGHLIGHTS Overall, the year is developing along the course the company previously anticipated. First quarter results were at the lower end of the company's guidance due to some minor voyage disruptions but this impact is expected to be offset during the rest of the year. Full year Adjusted Earnings Per Share...

2014-04-24 08:20:40

- EPS from continuing operations of $1.87; Adjusted EPS(1) of $1.43 WALTHAM, Mass., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced first quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations of $1.87 compared to $1.49 in the first quarter 2013. First quarter 2014 Adjusted EPS(1) was $1.43 per diluted share compared to $1.56 per diluted share in the first quarter 2013. The first quarter 2014 Adjusted EPS(1) excluded the previously announced $0.25 favorable tax...

2014-04-23 20:20:51

AMSTERDAM, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and NYSE Euronext: "CLB NA") posted its most profitable first quarter in Company history. The record first quarter levels of earnings per diluted share ("EPS"), net income, and revenue were driven by year-over-year improvements for all three of the Company's operating segments. Reservoir Description and Production Enhancement operations reported record first quarter revenue, operating income, and...

2014-04-23 08:34:25

Q1 EPS $0.69, Adjusted EPS $0.91 CLEVELAND, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Quarter 2014 Highlights Operating income decreased 9% to $80 million, or 11.7% of sales, on lower sales and Venezuelan remeasurement loss Adjusted operating income steady at $98 million and up 50 bps to 14.3% of sales Net income decreased 16% to $56 million; Adjusted net income $74 million, including $11 million from Venezuela...

2014-04-23 08:21:14

- EPS Increase to $2.63 FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) reported first quarter 2014 net earnings increased 18 percent to $579 million, or $2.63 per diluted share, compared to $489 million, or $2.03 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2013. First quarter 2014 earnings include a $51 million, $0.23 per share, tax benefit resulting from the partial resolution of the Internal Revenue Service examination of the company's 2007-2009...

2014-04-22 08:22:12

- Q1 diluted EPS from continuing operations of $1.01 up 15 percent GLENVIEW, Ill., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today reported first quarter 2014 diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $1.01, 15 percent higher than the prior year period. The stronger-than-expected EPS was driven by meaningful contributions from ongoing enterprise initiatives and accelerated share repurchase. Key highlights for the 2014 first quarter financial...


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