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Church & Dwight Co Inc. Q2 adjusted earnings Beat Estimates

Church & Dwight Co Inc. (CHD) reported earnings for its second quarter that increased from the same period last year.

The company's earnings totaled $121.7 million, or $0.49 per share. This compares with $72.9 million, or $0.29 per share, in last year's second quarter.

Excluding items, Church & Dwight Co Inc. reported adjusted earnings of $144.7 million or $0.49 per share for the period.

Analysts had expected the company to earn $0.47 per share, according to figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.

The company's revenue for the quarter rose 14.4% to $1.03 billion from $0.90 billion last year.

Church & Dwight Co Inc. earnings at a glance:

-Earnings (Q2): $144.7 Mln. vs. $117.1 Mln. last year.
-EPS (Q2): $0.49 vs. $0.41 last year.
-Analysts Estimate: $0.47
-Revenue (Q2): $1.03 Bln vs. $0.90 Bln last year.

Full year EPS guidance: $2.26 to $2.28

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