Esco Technologies: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Esco Technologies Inc. (ESE) on Thursday reported a fiscal fourth-quarter loss of $21.3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the St. Louis-based company said it had a loss of 81 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 90 cents per share.
The maker of smart meters and filtration products posted revenue of $208 million in the period.
For the year, the company reported profit of $102 million, or $3.90 per share. Revenue was reported as $732.9 million.
Esco Technologies shares have increased roughly 7% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $98.70, an increase of 14% in the last 12 months.