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Lincoln Electric sales up 3.5 percent
Earnings fall after impairment charges of $32.4 million
RBC Bearings sales up, earnings down
Sales increased by 10.4 percent to $112.6 million
Kennametal sales up 12 percent
Quarterly sales of $695 million compared with $620 million in the same quarter last year
Applied posts double-digit sales and earnings gains
1Q net sales grew 16% to $702.3 million; EPS rose by 10.5%
Praxair sales up 4 percent
North America 3Q sales were $1.63 billion, 3% above the prior year
Eaton sales up 2 percent
3Q sales were $5.7 billion; Growth consisted of 3% increase in core sales
The Sept./Oct. issue of Industrial Supply magazine is off the press. It features an in-depth cover story by editor Rich Vurva about Bearings and Industrial Supply, plus articles by contributing writers that include Frank Hurtte, Mary Jawgiel, Dale Traxler and other leading experts in the distribution community.
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