$NP (Neenah Paper, Inc.)

$NP {{ '2016-05-12T15:33:37+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

Innovator in letterpress, colored and textured paper $NP said that its 1Q16 earnings exceeded $1.00 per share with adjusted earnings of $1.15, a first in the history of the company. The results were boosted by the FiberMark acquisition with resulting synergies also reflecting good performance in its heritage businesses.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-26T17:21:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The BoD of $GWW declared a cash dividend of $1.28 per share, payable on Sept 1, 2017, to shareholders as on Aug 14, 2017.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-25T21:44:58+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW has appointed Beatriz R. Perez, SVP & Chief Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability Officer of $KO, to its Board of Directors.

$FCX {{ '2017-07-25T13:09:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FCX's consolidated sales for FY17 are expected to approx. 3.7Bil pounds of copper, 1.6MM ounces of gold and 93MM pounds of molybdenum, including 940MM pounds of copper, 375 thousand ounces of gold and 22MM pounds of molybdenum for 3Q17.

$FCX {{ '2017-07-25T13:08:36+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FCX's gold sales of 432 thousand ounces during 2Q17 were slightly lower than the prior estimate of 440 thousand ounces. Likewise, copper sales of 942MM pounds were also lower than the prior estimate of 975MM pounds. However, the company's molybdenum sales of 25MM pounds came in slightly higher than the estimate of 24MM pounds.

$FCX {{ '2017-07-25T13:03:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FCX bought two oil and gas businesses for roughly $20Bil at 2012-end, when oil was over $100 a barrel and natural gas was at $4.50 per MBTU. However, those prices started crashing within a year of close of the deals, which unraveled $FCX's plans to de-lever the balance sheet. The company now ended 2Q17 with $4.7Bil of cash and $15.4Bil of debt.

$FCX {{ '2017-07-25T12:57:11+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Metals and mining company $FCX swung to a profit in 2Q17 after a loss the year earlier. Net income came in at $268MM, or $0.18 per share, from a loss of $479MM, or $0.38 per share, a year ago. Adjusted earnings were $0.17 per share. Revenue grew 11% YoY to $3.71Bil.

$FCX {{ '2017-07-25T12:30:24+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$FCX Freeport-McMoRan Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q2 2017 Highlights

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T19:32:05+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

In the US segment, $GWW said it expects volume growth of 6-8% in the back half of the year, based on price changes. The company, meanwhile, did not give a month-wise update on volume growth.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T18:59:11+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$GWW said its mid-size customer volume continued to accelerate throughout 2Q17 and was positive for the first time in five years during the quarter. The company added that currently, about 50% of the mid-size customer volume is on more competitive pricing.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T14:00:08+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$GWW W.W. Grainger, Inc. Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q2 2017 Highlights

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:44:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW's sales for the US segment were up 1% YoY in 2Q17, driven by a 5 percentage point increase from volume. Canada segment sales fell 3% in US dollars, while sales for the Other Businesses increased 11% during this period.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:41:24+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

In the US segment, $GWW's gains from the sale of assets in 2Q17 were offset by restructuring costs. The Canadian business announced plans to close 59 branches in 2017 as part of restructuring. $GWW also announced the wind-down of its business in Colombia. Restructuring items represented $1.07 per share in charges.  Excluding them, EPS decreased 5%.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:37:57+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW CFO Ron Jadin announced that he will be retiring at 2017-end. Jadin joined Grainger in 1998 and has served in various financial roles including as CFO since 2008.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:34:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Despite a drastic fall in earnings in 2Q17, $GWW reiterated its 2017 sales and EPS guidance of sales growth of 1-4% and adjusted EPS of $10-11.30. CEO DG Macpherson said, "Outside the US, we took aggressive action to streamline our portfolio and focus on profitable businesses. Based on what we are seeing, we are reiterating our 2017 guidance."

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:26:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Industrial supplies company $GWW saw 43% fall in net earnings in 2Q17, even as sales increased 2% to $2.61Bil. The sales growth during the quarter was spurred by its continued volume growth from the pricing initiatives in the US. Net earnings were $98MM, or $1.67 per share, compared to $173MM, or $2.79 per share in the year-over period.

$WRK {{ '2017-07-17T20:42:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WRK completed its acquisition of the assets of Island Container Corp. and Combined Container Industries LLC, which together are independent producers of corrugated boxes, sheets and point-of-purchase displays.

$RRD {{ '2017-07-05T13:57:21+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Marketing solutions provider $RRD has signed a new agreement with healthcare company Vizient, effective this month. Under the three-year agreement, Vizient member hospitals will get access to R.R. Donnelley’s extensive end-to-end communication offerings for forms, commercial and promotional print initiatives.

$CSL {{ '2017-07-05T13:25:12+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Diversified manufacturing firm $CSL has acquired Drexel Metals, a provider of metal roofing systems. Drexel will now operate as a unit within Carlisle Construction Materials, the roofing and waterproofing products wing of $CSL.

$SHLM {{ '2017-06-30T12:24:31+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

Looking at improving trends, $SHLM sees really pretty good buying across the globe, despite seeing some slowdown in China, particularly in its masterbatch business in China that goes into the packaging industry. The company is offsetting slowdown in China by exporting out into Southeast Asia where it still has pretty significant demand.

$SHLM {{ '2017-06-30T11:59:40+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$SHLM said it is actively pursuing additional sources of recycled materials for meeting increased customer demand needs. $SHLM believes it to be in a position to capitalize on more opportunities and build this region to its appropriate position, and thus provide the geographic balance, which was one of the main reasons for the Citadel acquisition.

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