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Libbey Sales Up, Income Loss in Q2

Libbey

TOLEDO, Ohio-Libbey’s second quarter sales grew 6.5 percent, to $223.5 million. Yet a loss of $47.2 million on redemption of debt led the company to red ink in its fiscal second quarter, which ended on June 30, to the tune of $25.2 million, compared to net income of $12.4 million in the second quarter ofMore »

Last updated: July 31, 2014

SodaStream Q2 Net Falls 55.8 Percent

SodaStream

AIRPORT CITY, Israel-Rising expenses and reduced margins cut deeply into SodaStream’s second-quarter net income, which dropped 55.8 percent to $11 million. Total operating expenses rose 10.9 percent in dollars and 300 basis points as a percentage of sales, to 46.1 percent. Part of this increase came from higher selling expenses as a result of SodaStream’sMore »

Last updated: July 30, 2014

Amazon.com Q2 Net Loss Reached $126 Million

Amazon.com

SEATTLE-Substantial increases in expenses offset a significant gain in sales to send Amazon.com’s net loss to $126 million in its fiscal second quarter, compared to a net loss of $7 million in the second quarter of last year. Total operating expenses jumped 23.9 percent in dollars and 57 basis points as a percentage of sales,More »

Last updated: July 25, 2014

iRobot Q2 Net Edges Up 2.8 Percent

iRobot Posts Loss in Q4; Net Falls 57 Percent for Year

BEDFORD, Mass.-Strong growth from the home-robot business plus reduced expenses brought a 2.8 percent gain in second-quarter net income for iRobot, to $8.5 million. Revenue in the quarter, which ended on June 28, totaled $139.8 million, up 7.2 percent from last year’s second quarter. Colin Angle, iRobot’s chairman and CEO, cited the increase in home-robotMore »

Last updated: July 23, 2014

Restoration Hardware Goes from Loss to Profit in Q1

Restoration Hardware Rebrands Itself as RH

CORTE MADERA, Calif.-Strong gains in revenues, especially on a comparable-brand basis, led Restoration Hardware from red ink to black ink on its bottom line for the first quarter, which ended on May 3. Net income for the quarter totaled $1.8 million, compared to a net loss of $161,000 for last year’s first quarter. Net revenuesMore »

Last updated: June 12, 2014

Burlington Stores Goes from Loss to Profit in Q1

Burlington Stores

BURLINGTON, N.J.-In what its top executive, Tom Kingsbury, termed a quarter of “solid results,” Burlington Stores reversed a net loss of $5.6 million into net income of $11.8 million for its fiscal first quarter ending on May 3. Kingsbury, president, CEO and recently named chairman as well, said the first quarter saw the retailer “buildMore »

Last updated: June 10, 2014

Sears Hometown and Outlet Net Falls in Q1

SearsHometownAndOutlet

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.-Lagging sales, especially for comparable stores, led to a 75.5 percent dropoff in first-quarter net income for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, to $3.7 million. Net sales in the quarter, which ended on May 3, were down 1.9 percent to $589.9 million. Same-store sales for the company as a whole fell 6.2 percent,More »

Last updated: June 6, 2014