Quick Facts
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg
Share SHARE

DENTSPLY Int'l. Q1 GAAP Profit Slips, Adj. EPS Up - Quick Facts

RELATED NEWS
Trade XRAY now with 

DENTSPLY International Inc. (XRAY: Quote) posted lower first-quarter net income attributable to the company of $53.3 million, or $0.37 per share, compared with $69.1 million, or $0.48 per share in the prior-year quarter.

However, excluding non-GAAP items, quarterly adjusted earnings per share were $0.52, higher than $0.50 a year earlier. On average, 14 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings per share of $0.52 for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude one-time items.

Net sales in the recent quarter increased 25.6% to $716.4 million from $570.5 million last year, whereas 10 analysts estimated revenues of $718.72 million for the quarter. Net sales, excluding precious metals content, of $665.6 million went up 26.3% from $527.0 million in the first quarter of 2011. Constant currency net sales growth, excluding precious metals content, was 28.3%, driven largely by acquisitions, but also supported by internal sales growth, which was notably strong in the U.S.

Click here to receive FREE breaking news email alerts for Dentsply International Inc and others in your portfolio

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Swiss drug maker Roche Holding said a late-stage trial of its breast cancer drug Kadcyla did not provide superior results compared with an existing therapy. FCA US, until recently known as Chrysler, said Friday it is recalling 257,000 Dodge Ram pickups. The auto maker says the rear axle pinion nut on certain model year 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 trucks may loosen due to an undersized spline on the pinion gear. If the pinion nut loosens, the rear axle may... This medical device company has a very impressive track record of growing business over the past decade. increasing sales from $490.2 million in 2004 to $1.72 billion this year. The Silicone Hydrogel daily disposable lens portfolio constitutes a major avenue for growth.
comments powered by Disqus
FREE Newsletters, Analysis & Alerts

 

Stay informed with our FREE daily Newsletters and real-time breaking News Alerts. Sign up to receive the latest information on business news, health, technology, biotech, market analysis, currency trading and more.