Financial

  • K-C Unveils First Quarter Results

    June 1, 2009
    Personal care product giant Kimberly-Clark reported $4.5 billion in net sales for the first quarter of 2009, a drop of 6.6%. The company said the effect of weaker foreign currency exchange rates more than offset organic sales growth of 3%-plus. The g…


  • ´╗┐Organic Sales Up, Profits Down at P&G

    June 1, 2009
    P&G has closed its third quarter with declines in both sales and earnings despite a 1% increase in organic sales. The slight increase in organic sales reflects a 6% net benefit from pricing and mix, which offset lower volumes. During the quarter, sal…


  • 2008 A Disappointment for Suominen

    March 1, 2009
    Suominen Corporation has released its fourth quarter and full year results for 2008. The company generated net fourth quarter sales of 49.8 million, a drop from 54.1 million during the year-earlier quarter. Net sales for the full year totaled 214.6 m…


  • Buckeye Sales, Income Off Mark

    March 1, 2009
    Buckeye Technologies has released disappointing financial results for the October-December quarter. Net sales of $184.7 million for the quarter were down 12.4% compared to the same quarter a year ago and were down 16.6% versus the record July-Septemb…


  • Ahlstrom Achieves 2008 Sales Growth

    March 1, 2009
    Ahlstrom released financial information about the final quarter and full year of 2008. Annual net sales grew by 2.4% to 1.80 billion from 1.76 billion. Fourth-quarter net sales fell to 419 million from 462.5 million, a decrease of 9.4% due to a stron…


  • Winner Medical Reports Q1 Results

    March 1, 2009
    Shenzhen, China-based Winner Medical Group Inc. has reported financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2008. Quarterly net sales revenue increased by 33% over the first quarter of fiscal 2008 to $25.73 million. Healthy revenue growth…


  • DuPont Posts 4Q Loss, Lowers 2009 Forecast

    March 1, 2009
    Wilmington, DE-based DuPont reported a $629 million loss for the fourth-quarter due to lower sales and a hefty restructuring charge, and cut its earnings forecast for 2009. Excluding a charge of $380 million from a previously announced restructuring…


  • K-C Releases Fourth Quarter 2008 Results

    March 1, 2009
    Kimberly-Clark released sales and earnings results for the 2008 forth quarter and year end. Quarterly sales decreased 3.4% to $4.6 billion, as the effect of weaker foreign currency exchange rates more than offset organic sales growth of approximately…


  • P&Gs Sales In Line With Expectations

    March 1, 2009
    The Procter & Gamble Company has released sales and earnings results for the October-December quarter of 2008. Consistent with the company's guidance for the quarter, organic sales were up 2% on price increases and positive product mix. Net sales wer…


  • 2008 A Disappointment For Suominen

    February 28, 2009
    Suominen Corporation has released its fourth quarter and full year results for 2008.


  • Buckeye Sales, Income Off Mark

    February 28, 2009
    Buckeye Technologies has released disappointing financial results for the October-December quarter.


  • Ahlstrom Achieves 2008 Sales Growth

    February 28, 2009
    Ahlstrom released financial informa- tion about the final quarter and full year of 2008.


  • Winner Medical Reports Q1 Results

    February 28, 2009
    Shenzhen, China-based Winner Med- ical Group Inc. has reported financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2008.


  • DuPont Posts 4Q Loss, Lowers 2009 Forecast

    February 28, 2009
    Wilmington, DE-based DuPont re- ported a $629 million loss for the fourth-quarter due to lower sales and a hefty restructuring charge, and cut its earnings forecast for 2009.


  • K-C Releases Fourth Quarter 2008 Results

    February 28, 2009
    Kimberly-Clark released sales and earnings results for the 2008 forth quarter and year end.