Air Liquide’s operating performance remains solid after a third quarter which saw group revenue rise 4.3% to €3.8bn compared with third quarter (Q3) 2013, and up 1.0% on a reported basis. Chairman and CEO Benoit Potier describes the growth as outpacing the market in the quarter.
Airgas, Inc. has reported a fiscal second quarter (2014) sales increase of 6% over the prior year, up to $1.36bn and with organic sales that were ‘slightly above’ the company’s expectations. Organic sales were up 4% over the prior year, with gas and rent up 3% and hardgoods up 6%. ...
Sales in the first quarter were $2.840m, an increase of 5% compared to $2.702m in the previous year.
However, Chairman, President and CEO, John McGlade said there was, “positive impact from… pricing efforts and new plants.”
Foster Wheeler AG, the Swiss global engineering, construction contractor and power equipment supplier has revealed a decline in quarterly fiscal results for 2011 - attributed in part to lower EBITDA.