Industrial Equipment & Components

(PNR) Pentair Reaches 52-Week High

Shares of Pentair Ltd. (PNR) reached a new 52-week high of $58.59 on Tuesday, May 21, 2013. The new high was primarily driven by the company’s ability to consistently raise dividends and expected benefits from integration and standardization...

27Aug2013 | | Comments Off on (PNR) Pentair Reaches 52-Week High | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Reaches 52-Week High

Shares of Parker-Hannifin Corp. (PH) reached a new 52-week high of $100.58 on Monday, May 20, 2013. The new high was primarily driven by the company’s ability to consistently raise dividends and supported by its strong balance sheet....

19Jul2013 | | Comments Off on (PH) Parker Hannifin Reaches 52-Week High | Continued

(MWA) MRC Global Beats Earnings Estimates

MRC Global Inc. (MRC) reported decent results for the first quarter 2013. Earnings per share in the quarter came in at 45 cents, reflecting an improvement of one cent from the year-ago quarter. The results also exceeded the Zacks Consensus...

16May2013 | | Comments Off on (MWA) MRC Global Beats Earnings Estimates | Continued

(NPO) EnPro Industries Stumbles on 2013 First Quarter Earnings

Machinery company, EnPro Industries, Inc. (NPO) posted dismal results for the first quarter 2013, ended Mar 31, 2013. EnPro posted adjusted earnings per share of 39 cents, plunging 39.1% year over year. Earnings also missed the Zacks...

16May2013 | | Comments Off on (NPO) EnPro Industries Stumbles on 2013 First Quarter Earnings | Continued

(WTS) Watts Water Technologies Misses Earnings Estimate

Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (WTS) reported first-quarter 2013 adjusted earnings of 49 cents per share, up 14% year over year, driven by higher sales in North America and Asia, cost reductions in North America and EMEA as well...

14May2013 | | Comments Off on (WTS) Watts Water Technologies Misses Earnings Estimate | Continued

(ASEI) American Science and Engineering Appoints New CEO

Leading supplier of innovative X-ray inspection systems, American Science and Engineering, Inc (ASEI) recently announced the appointment of Charles P. Dougherty as its President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Dougherty will hold...

4Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (ASEI) American Science and Engineering Appoints New CEO | Continued

(EMR) Another Beat for Emerson?

We expect diversified technology company Emerson Electric Company (EMR) to beat expectations when it reports first quarter 2013 financial results on Feb 5, 2013.

Why a Likely Positive Surprise?

Our...

11Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (EMR) Another Beat for Emerson? | Continued

(WTS) Watts Water Technologies Divests Flomatic

Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (WTS) has recently sold its subsidiary, Flomatic Corporation, to Boshart Industries Inc. for an undisclosed amount. The sale, however, excludes the backflow product line of Flomatic.

Located...

1Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (WTS) Watts Water Technologies Divests Flomatic | Continued

(ROP) Roper Industries Makes Another Acquisition

Roper Industries Inc. (ROP) recently completed the acquisition of privately-held Sunquest Information Systems Inc. for approximately $1.415 billion, including $25.0 million in cash tax benefits. Roper used its available...

28Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (ROP) Roper Industries Makes Another Acquisition | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Earnings Outperforms Analyst Estimates

Parker Hannifin Corporation (PH) released its third-quarter 2011 earnings result before the market opened today, reporting earnings per share of $1.68 and outpacing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.54 and prior-year earnings of 94...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMR) Emerson Electric Underperforms Estimates

Emerson Electric Company (EMR) released its second quarter 2011 earnings results before the opening bell today, reporting earnings per share from continuing operation of 73 cents, below the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 75 cents. Earnings...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CFSG) China Fire & Security Group Buyout Offer Under Scrutiny

The buyout offer received earlier this month by China Fire & Security Group Inc. (CFSG) from a global private equity firm is being investigated by Goldfarb Branham LLP. The firm is...

31Mar2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMR) Emerson Electric’s Quarterly Earnings Underperforms Estimate

Emerson Electric Co.’s (EMR) third quarter 2010 earnings result, released before the opening bell today, were below the Zacks Consensus Estimate on the top and bottom line. Earnings per share from continuing operations of 75 cents...

3Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Quarterly Earnings Beat Expectations

Parker Hannifin Corporation (PH) released its first quarter fiscal 2011 earnings result before the opening bell today, reporting earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.51. The company surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate...

19Oct2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMR) Emerson Electric Launches New “Ridgid” Laptops

A business unit of Emerson Electric Co. (EMR), Ridgid, engaged in the manufacture of innovative tools, equipment and video inspection devices, has introduced a group of hardy laptops and convertible tablet PCs.

The...

29Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMR) Emerson Electric Enters Power Plant Development Agreement With KOSEP

Emerson Electric Co. (EMR), through its Process Management business unit, entered into an agreement with Korea South East Power Company (“KOSEP”) for the development of power plants. The financial terms of the agreement were...

25Jun2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Report Strongly Tops Estimates

Parker Hannifin Corp. (PH) reported earnings per share from continuing operations of 94 cents for the third quarter of 2010, exceeding the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 76 cents. Fiscal 2010 third quarter revenues were $2.6 billion, an...

20Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CFSG) China Fire & Security Group Reports Below Estimates

China Fire & Security Group, Inc. (CFSG) reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec 31, 2009.

Earnings

During the quarter, China Fire reported a net income of $2.9 million,...

5Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Rolls Royce Trent Aircraft Engines Get Parker Hannifin Heat Management Valves

Rolls-Royce Group has opted to add Parker Aerospace’s heat management valves to the pneumatics package it already supplies on the Trent XWB engine program. The Rolls-Royce Trent XWB is the only engine currently available to power the new Airbus A350 family of aircraft.

Parker Hannifin...

17Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CFSG) China Fire & Security Group Wins $92Million Contract

China Fire & Security Group Inc. (CFSG) has signed a total solution contract with Wuhan Iron and Steel Corp. (WISCO) for the Fire Protection Retrofitting Project. WISCO is one of the top three iron and steel companies in China...

9Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMR) Emerson Electric Company Exceeds Earnings Estimates

Emerson Electric Company (EMR) reported earnings from continuing operations of 56 cents for the first quarter of 2010, exceeding the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 42 cents.

Net sales for the first quarter ended Dec 31, 2009 were...

2Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Corporation – Strong Quarterly Showing

Parker Hannifin Corp. (PH) is stepping up its game in the tough economy, creating a “Win Strategy” to increase operational efficiencies and drive profits. The company’s...

30Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin – Bull of the Day

We are upgrading the recommendation on Parker Hannifin (PH) to Outperform with a $67 target price. We are encouraged that order trends have improved sequentially for the prior two consecutive quarters, indicating that the worst is behind...

25Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Corporation Tops Consensus Expectations

Parker Hannifin Corporation (PH) reported second quarter 2010 earnings per share of 64 cents, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 34 cents. Its fiscal second-quarter profit fell to $104.5 million, or 64 cents a share, from $155.4...

19Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ASEI) American Science & Engineering – Earnings Estimates Rising

American Science and Engineering, Inc. (ASEI) analysts have raised full-year estimates for the security device makers which continues to climb on fresh terrorism worries.

Company Description

American...

12Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(RINO) RINO International Corporation – Third Quarter Sales Rise 41%

Rino International Corp. (RINO) has continued to trend higher since last being featured as a momentum stock 2 months ago, remaining within striking distance of the 52-week high at $35 on strong Q3 results from mid November.

28Dec2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMR) Emerson Electric Beats Earnings Consensus

Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) reported fourth-quarter earnings per share from continuing operations of 67 cents per share, higher than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 60 cents.

Sales for the fourth quarter ended September 30, 2009...

25Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CFSG) China Fire & Security Group Meets Expectations

China Fire & Security Group Inc.’s (CFSG) reported its third quarter results yesterday. The company posted earnings of 27 cents per share, in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Quarterly EPS was up 17.4% year over year,...

11Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PH) Parker Hannifin Corporation Surpasses Expectations

Parker Hannifin Corporation (PH) reported fiscal 2010 first quarter net income, which declined 71% to $73.5 million from $250.2 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2009. Earnings per diluted share declined 70% to 45 cents. This was...

9Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CFSG) China Fire & Security Group – Helped by the Stimulus Plan

China Fire & Security Group (CFSG) continues to capitalize on the booming Chinese economy.

Company Description

China Fire & Security Group makes and maintains fire safety systems and products for industrial use in China.

Revenues...

22Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued