11:45 PM New York – Acuity Brands third-quarter net plunged 11% to $73 million. AZZ first-quarter net jumped 30% to $16 million. Herman Miller fourth-quarter net slumped 5% to $32 million.
Tollbooth Index increased 85.72 or 0.6% to 15,060.68 but for the year-to-date soared 9.5%.
Acuity Brands, Inc
), the lighting products provider reported revenues in the third-quarter ending in May jumped 5.9% from a year ago to $944 million.
Net income in the quarter plunged 11.2% to $73 million or $1.80 per diluted share from $82.2 million or $1.90 in the same quarter last year.
The lighting products provider said operating profit in the quarter declined 19.5% to $105.9 million from a year ago period.
), the electrical equipment and engineered services said revenues in the first-quarter ending in May surged 27.7% from a year ago to $262.2 million.
Net income in the quarter jumped 30.3% to $15.7 million or 60 cents per diluted share from $12.1 million or 46 cents in the same quarter last year.
AZZ reaffirmed fiscal 2019 revenues forecast in the range of $900 million to $960 million and diluted earnings per share in the range of $1.75 to $2.25.
Delta Air Lines, Inc
), the airline operator said traffic in June increased 3% to 21.4 billion revenue passenger miles and capacity advanced 3% to 24.2 billion available seat miles and load factor was flat at 88.5% from a year ago month.
Delta reaffirmed second-quarter earnings per share forecast to between$1.65 and $1.75 and pre-tax margin growth between 13% and 14%.
Herman Miller Inc
), the interior furnishings maker said revenues in the fourth-quarter ending on June 2 soared 7.1% from a year ago to $618 million.
Net income in the quarter slumped 4.8% to $31.8 million or 53 cents per diluted share from $33.4 million or 55 cents in the same quarter last year.
The interior furnishings maker said new orders in the quarter surged 9.3% to $620.8 million from a year ago period.
Herman Miller forecasted fiscal first-quarter net sales to be in the range of $610 million to $630 million and diluted earnings per share in the range of 63 cents to 67 cents.
), the membership warehouse club operator releasing third-quarter earnings results.