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  • Strattec Security posts 1Q profit Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 5:03 AM ET

    MILWAUKEE _ Strattec Security Corp. on Friday reported net income of $9.3 million, or $2.55 per share, in its fiscal first quarter. The company, based in Milwaukee, posted revenue of $122.2 million in the period. Strattec Security shares have climbed 90 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Sensient posts 3Q profit Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 5:03 AM ET

    MILWAUKEE _ Sensient Technologies Corp. on Friday reported profit of $21.3 million in its third quarter. Sensient expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.98 to $3.02 per share. Sensient shares have risen 11 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in California, argues that the Environmental Protection Agency did not adequately analyze the impact of one of the new herbicide's active ingredients, 2,4- D, before granting approval on Oct. 15 to Dow's Enlist Duo herbicide. "They did not do an adequate job," said Andrew Kimbrell, an attorney with...

  • Marten Transport misses 3Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    MONDOVI, Wis. _ Marten Transport Ltd. on Tuesday reported earnings of $7.7 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. Marten Transport shares have declined 7.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Bemis meets 3Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    NEENAH, Wis. _ Bemis Co. on Thursday reported net income of $17 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 67 cents per share. Analysts expected $1.23 billion, according to Zacks.

  • Dancing priests become Internet sensation Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 5:44 AM ET

    ROME— A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keys- esque voice won her a singing contest and a record contract. David Rider, 29, of Hyde Park, New York, and the Rev. John Gibson, 28, of Milwaukee, first shot to Internet fame when they were filmed in April...

  • Feds to bring indoor plumbing to Alaska village Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 5:07 AM ET

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska— A remote Alaska Native village where only half the homes have indoor plumbing is among rural communities nationwide that will receive upgrades to rural water and wastewater systems with $352 million in grants and loans from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Among other awards for water system improvements include a $6 million loan and...

  • The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in California, argues that the Environmental Protection Agency did not adequately analyze the impact of one of the new herbicide's active ingredients, 2,4- D, before granting approval on Oct. 15 to Dow's Enlist Duo herbicide. "They did not do an adequate job," said Andrew Kimbrell, an attorney with...

  • Plexus tops Street 4Q forecasts Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    NEENAH, Wis. _ Plexus Corp. on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $26.5 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 78 cents per share. Analysts expected $662.2 million, according to Zacks.

  • IPO Roundup: 3 companies rise in their debut Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    It raised about $92.6 million after offering 4.3 million American depositary shares at $21.64 each. Shares of the company, which are listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the symbol "DBVT," rose $1.26, or 5.8 percent, to close at $22.90. It raised $61.1 million after offering 6.1 million shares at $10 per share.

  • A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 1:58 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— If Republicans win the Senate, the Pentagon should brace for constant grilling from Sen. The size of a Republican majority would determine committee ratios and budgets; more seats in the Senate translate into a greater advantage on the panels. "If we lose the Senate, for one thing, the way this Senate's been operating, they could end up blocking all my...

  • 'Silicon Beach' brings tech boom to Los Angeles Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 1:41 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES— So long Silicon Valley. In the past few years Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and YouTube have opened offices on the west side of Los Angeles from Santa Monica south to Venice and Playa del Rey. "Historically, Silicon Valley has been the center of gravity for tech and startups but I think more and more, these types of companies can be built anywhere," says Erik...

  • Connecticut governor: I kept my vow not to cut aid Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:13 AM ET

    Dannel P. Malloy and his Republican challenger, Tom Foley, portrayed themselves Tuesday as friends to cities and towns, with Malloy reminding local leaders that he kept his promise nearly four years ago not to cut state aid in order to balance the budget. "If I lose this election, it's because I kept my fidelity to you," Malloy told members of the Connecticut...

  • Manpower tops 3Q net income expectations Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:57 AM ET

    MILWAUKEE _ ManpowerGroup Inc. on Tuesday reported net income of $130.5 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.49 per share. Analysts expected $5.49 billion, according to Zacks.

  • A.O. Smith tops Street 3Q forecasts Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:27 AM ET

    MILWAUKEE _ A.O. Smith Corp. on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $50.6 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 57 cents per share. A.O. Smith expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.37 to $2.41 per share.

  • Harley-Davidson tops 3Q net income expectations Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:15 AM ET

    MILWAUKEE— Harley-Davidson's third-quarter profit fell nearly 8 percent on a planned reduction of motorcycle shipments for the quarter. The Milwaukee company said Tuesday that its net income was $150.1 million, or 69 cents per share, from July through September. Harley-Davidson Inc. said it shipped 50,670 motorcycles worldwide, a planned decrease of 6.2...

  • Harley-Davidson posts results that top expectations Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:14 AM ET

    Oct 21- Harley-Davidson Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly financial results on Tuesday, lifted by strong sales of its products in key markets, including the United States. The Milwaukee- based company, the world's leading manufacturer of large cruising and touring motorcycles, posted a third-quarter profit of $150.1 million, or 69 cents a share,...

  • Associated Banc-Corp beats 3Q profit forecasts Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 4:37 PM ET

    GREEN BAY, Wis. _ Associated Banc-Corp on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $50.2 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 30 cents per share. Analysts expected $248.3 million, according to Zacks.

  • Snap-On posts 3Q profit Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 7:15 AM ET

    KENOSHA, Wis. _ Snap-On Inc. on Thursday reported earnings of $103.7 million, or $1.76 per share, in its third quarter. The company, based in Kenosha, Wisconsin, posted revenue of $806.3 million in the period. Snap-On shares have risen roughly 5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen nearly 1 percent.

  • Briggs & Stratton posts 1Q loss Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 5:58 PM ET

    WAUWATOSA, Wis. _ Briggs& Stratton Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $15.3 million in its fiscal first quarter. Briggs& Stratton expects full-year earnings to be $1.14 to $1.35 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.94 billion to $2 billion. Briggs& Stratton shares have decreased 17 percent since the beginning of the year.