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2014-04-16 08:35:32

Reiterates 2014 Sales and EPS Guidance CHICAGO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported results for the 2014 first quarter ended March 31, 2014. Sales of $2.4 billion increased 5 percent versus $2.3 billion in the first quarter of 2013. There were 63 selling days in the 2014 first quarter, the same number as the 2013 first quarter. Net earnings for the quarter increased 2 percent to $217 million versus $212 million in 2013. Earnings per...

2014-01-30 16:28:39

(All amounts in U.S. dollars. Per share information based on diluted shares outstanding unless otherwise noted.) TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. Fourth Quarter 2013 Highlights -- Revenue: $1.437 billion, within the range of our guidance of $1.4...

2013-10-16 16:22:40

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the third quarter of 2013, Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and NYSE Euronext: "CLB NA") posted the most profitable quarter in Company history. The record results were driven primarily by the introduction of new technology and related services, especially by the Company's Production Enhancement operations. This marked the fourth consecutive quarter in which Core has posted all-time quarterly records for earnings per diluted share...

2013-07-17 20:20:45

AMSTERDAM, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second quarter of 2013, Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and NYSE Euronext: "CLB NA") posted the most profitable quarter in Company history, with record results driven by worldwide deepwater hydrocarbon developments. This marked the third consecutive quarter in which Core has posted all-time quarterly records for revenue, net income, and earnings per diluted share ("EPS"). The Company reported a 10% increase over second...

2013-07-17 08:29:07

Narrows 2013 Sales and EPS Guidance CHICAGO, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported record results for the 2013 second quarter ended June 30, 2013. Sales of $2.4 billion increased 6 percent versus $2.2 billion in the second quarter of 2012. There were 64 selling days in the quarter, the same as in 2012. Net earnings for the quarter increased 14 percent to $218 million versus $191 million in 2012. Earnings per share of $3.03 increased 15...

2013-04-17 20:20:34

AMSTERDAM, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first quarter of 2013, Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and NYSE Euronext: "CLB NA") posted its most profitable quarter in Company history, with record results driven by worldwide deepwater hydrocarbon developments. The Company reported a year-over-year 12% increase in first quarter net income, when compared to the first quarter of 2012, ex-items, to a record $56,516,000 and record earnings per diluted share ("EPS") of $1.22. First...

2013-04-16 08:30:39

Raises 2013 Sales and EPS Guidance CHICAGO, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported results for the 2013 first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Sales of $2.3 billion increased 4 percent versus $2.2 billion in the first quarter of 2012. There were 63 selling days in the quarter, one less than in 2012. On a daily basis, sales for the first quarter 2013 increased 6 percent. Net earnings for the quarter increased 13 percent to $212 million versus...

2013-01-30 20:20:51

AMSTERDAM, Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and NYSE Euronext: "CLB NA") posted its most profitable quarter in Company history, with earnings per diluted share ("EPS") of $1.17 for the fourth quarter of 2012. The effects of a lower than expected share count used to calculate fourth quarter guidance was offset by currency translation losses in the quarter. Excluding year-ago one-time items, quarterly EPS increased 7% year-over-year as net income increased...

2013-01-29 08:21:51

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU) today reported its results for the fourth quarter and full year 2012: Operating income of $44 million in the fourth quarter. This compares to operating income of $83 million in the year-ago period. For the full year 2012, JetBlue reported operating income of $376 million. This compares to operating income of $322 million for the full year 2011. Pre-tax income of $1 million in the fourth quarter. This...

2013-01-24 08:34:54

CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported record results for the year ended December 31, 2012. Sales of $9.0 billion increased 11 percent versus $8.1 billion in 2011. Net earnings of $690 million increased 5 percent versus $658 million in 2011. Earnings per share of $9.52 increased 5 percent versus $9.07 in 2011. The years 2012 and 2011 included the following items: Twelve Months Ended December 31,...