Financial

  • Suominen Rolls Out 2Q Results

    September 1, 2009
    Suominen has unveiled second quarter 2009 sales and earnings information. During the April-June period, Suominen logged net sales of €43.4 million. Operating profit was €1.6 million.Net sales for the first two quarters tallied €90.3 million. O…


  • Ahlstrom Records 2Q Earnings

    September 1, 2009
    The weakening of sales of most of Ahlstrom’s products stabilized during the second quarter and sales of certain products revived.Ahlstrom Corporation generated second quarter 2009 net sales of €398.9 million, a 14.4% decline compared to €465.9…


  • DuPont Posts 2Q Results

    September 1, 2009
    DuPont’s second quarter net income reached $417 million compared to $1.078 billion in the prior year. The decline in net income was attributed to significantly lower sales volume, current quarter restructuring charges and adverse currency impact. C…


  • Lydall Rolls Out Second Quarter Results

    September 1, 2009
    Lydall has closed its second quarter with declines in both sales and earnings. Net sales for the second quarter of 2009 were $56 million, compared with $84 million for the same period in 2008. Excluding the impact of foreign currency translation, net…


  • Buckeye Nonwovens Trots Out Earnings

    September 1, 2009
    Buckeye Technologies Inc. has announced fourth quarter net income of $46.5 million. Fourth quarter earnings included net income of $39.6 million, from alternative fuel mixture credits for the period from February 12 to June 30. Net sales were $177 mi…


  • P&G Announces Sales, Earnings results

    September 1, 2009
    Procter & Gamble reported its net sales decreased 3% to $79 billion for fiscal 2009, driven by unfavorable foreign exchange impacts of 4% as the U.S. dollar strengthened against key foreign currencies. Organic sales increased 2%, primarily due to pri…


  • 3M Reports Sales, Earnings

    September 1, 2009
    3M has closed its second quarter with declines in both sales and per-share earnings. Sales and per-share earnings dropped 15.1% and 15.8% year-on-year, respectively. On a sequential basis, sales and per-share earnings increased 12.4% and 51.4%, respe…


  • K-C Unveils Second Quarter Results

    September 1, 2009
    Personal care products giant Kimberly-Clark reported $4.7 billion in net sales for the second quarter of 2009, a drop of 5.6%. The effect of weaker foreign currency exchange rates more than offset organic sales growth of nearly 3%. The growth in orga…


  • Buckeye Nonwovens Sales Hold Steady

    June 1, 2009
    Buckeye Technologies Inc. has announced sales and earnings for the January–March 2009 quarter. The company’s results reflect reduced demand and associated production downtime in the Specialty Fibers segment resulting from the global economic down…


  • Ahlstrom Announces Sales, Earnings Results

    June 1, 2009
    Ahlstrom Corporation has unveiled first quarter 2009 sales and earnings information. During the January-March period, a strong decline in the demand for most of Ahlstrom’s products, which became evident toward the end of 2008, continued. Group net…


  • Profits Up At PGI

    June 1, 2009
    Polymer Group, Inc. (PGI) has an­nounced the results of operations for the first quarter ended April 4, 2009. Sales of $227.2 million for the first quarter were 17% lower than the prior year due primarily to a reduction in industrial sales volumes c…


  • Suominen Sees Drop In Sales

    June 1, 2009
    Suominen Corporation generated net sales of €46.9 million in the first quarter. down 14% from €54.5 during the year-ago first quarter. Operating profit was €3.6 million, up from -€0.1 million in the same quarter of 2008. The company attribute…


  • 3M Posts Q1 Earnings

    June 1, 2009
    3M recently reported first-quarter financial results. Sales reached $5.1 billion, a decrease of 21.3% from the first quarter of 2008. Net income was $518 million versus $1 billion in the corresponding period last year.Local-currency sales including a…


  • 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…