Tag Archives: Net income

Macy’s Q1 Net Up, Sales Down

Macy’s Inc.

CINCINNATI-In spite of a drop in sales, Macy’s managed to raise its first-quarter net income by 3.2 percent, to $224 million. An improvement in gross margin and reductions in expenses keyed the bottom-line pickup in the quarter, which ended on May 3. Gross margin increased by 10 basis points to 38.9 percent. Selling, general andMore »

Last updated: May 14, 2014

SodaStream Q1 Net Falls 85.3 Percent

SodaStream

AIRPORT CITY, Israel-Significant cost increases and a reduction in gross margin hacked into SodaStream’s first-quarter net income, which fell 85.3 percent to $1.8 million. Operating expenses jumped 17.9 percent in dollars and 745 basis points as a percentage of sales, to 50.4 percent—the result of increased advertising and promotion costs, plus additional expenses related toMore »

Last updated: May 14, 2014

Keurig Q2 Net Rises 22.4 Percent

Keurig Green Mountain

WATERBURY, Vt.-Strong sales and a tight hand on expenses propelled Keurig Green Mountain to a 22.4 percent jump in second-quarter net income, to $162.1 million. Net sales rose 9.8 percent to $1.1 billion in the quarter, which ended on March 29. Selling, general and administrative expenses were flat in dollars and declined by 109 basisMore »

Last updated: May 9, 2014

Newell Rubbermaid Q1 Net Slips 2.4 Percent

Newell Rubbermaid

ATLANTA-Weak sales of home products and higher costs both played a part in reducing Newell Rubbermaid’s first-quarter profit and sales. Net income in the quarter, which ended on March 31, fell 2.4 percent to $52.9 million. Net sales were down 0.7 percent to $1.2 billion. Sales in Newell’s Home Solutions segment were down 5.2 percent,More »

Last updated: May 2, 2014

Mohawk Net Climbs 60.6 Percent in Q1

Mohawk Industries

CALHOUN, Ga.-Bolstered by gains in sales and margins, Mohawk Industries posted a 60.6 percent jump in first-quarter net income, which totaled $81.1 million. Jeffrey Lorberbaum, the company’s chairman and CEO, said the bottom-line performance exceeded Mohawk’s expectations. Lorberbaum attributed this to contributions from tile maker Marazzi and panel-board manufacturer Spano, which Mohawk acquired last year;More »

Last updated: May 2, 2014

HSNi Q1 Net Drops 23.3 Percent

HSNi

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.-The malaise throughout the retail sector struck HSNi, whose first-quarter net income fell 23.3 percent to $24.2 million. Net sales in the quarter, which ended on March 31, rose a bare 0.6 percent to $777.4 million. The results included a 1 percent decline in HSN’s sales and a pickup of 5 percent inMore »

Last updated: May 1, 2014

Libbey Goes from Profit to Loss in Q1

Libbey

TOLEDO, Ohio-With sales slipping and costs rising, Libbey reported a first-quarter net loss of $3.4 million, compared to net income of $2 million in the first quarter of last year. Net sales were down 1 percent to $181.6 million in the quarter, which ended on March 31. Sales in Libbey’s Americas segment were down 1.3More »

Last updated: May 1, 2014