December 3, 1991
Datametrics Corp., a Chatsworth company that makes printers and other computer equipment for aerospace, military and industrial markets, said it has received a contract to provide printers and keyboards for NASA's manned space station program. Revenues from the contract are expected to total more than $7 million over the next five years, the company said. Datametrics was selected to provide the printers and keyboards by McDonnell Douglas Corp.
May 20, 1997
Datametrics Corp. mounted a profit turnaround in its first quarter as its revenues grew 32%. The Woodland-Hills based technology company posted net income of $79,000 in the first quarter ended April 27, compared to a loss of $3.1 million a year ago. Revenues in the latest quarter rose 32% to $6.2 million from $4.7 million a year earlier. The company said the growth was due to sales of defense and industrial printers, workstations, and related products and services.
August 30, 1994
Datametrics Corp., the Woodland Hills maker of computer printers, said its earnings for the third fiscal quarter that ended July 31 were $27,000, down 66% from $79,000 in the same period a year earlier. Revenues for the quarter were up 7% to $5.9 million, from $5.5 million in the same period last year. For the nine months, the company reported a loss of $186,000 compared with earnings of $1.4 million last year. The loss was on a 12% increase in revenue to $18.2 million, from $16.
May 18, 1993
Datametrics Corp., a Chatsworth manufacturer of printers and other computer equipment for the military, said its profit dropped 29% for its fiscal second quarter that ended May 2. Net income dropped to $187,000 from $265,000 in the same quarter a year earlier. Sales for its fiscal second quarter rose slightly, to $5.4 million from $5.3 million a year earlier. For the six months ended May 2, the company's profit dropped 11%, to $443,000 from $495,000 from a year earlier.
March 19, 1991
Datametrics Corp., a Chatsworth company specializing in rugged printers, plotters and keyboards for the military, said it signed contracts with two companies totaling $1.2 million that reflect its diversification into the commercial marketplace. It declined to name the two companies.
February 14, 1989
Datametrics Corp. said it received a $2.1-million contract to supply 450 keyboards to the Federal Aviation Administration to improve air traffic control. The Chatsworth company, which makes computer products used in aerospace and defense, said the first keyboards will be shipped in July.
March 2, 1993
A well-known Boston investment firm has purchased a 5.4% stake in Datametrics Corp., a Chatsworth maker of printers, plotters and other computer equipment for the aerospace, airline and other industrial markets. Datametrics said that Fidelity Management and Research of Boston revealed in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that it purchased the 257,300 shares of Datametrics common stock for its Fidelity Low-Priced Stock Fund.
August 6, 1991
Datametrics Corp., a Chatsworth-based company that makes printers and other equipment for the military, said it has won two contract awards worth a total of $3.8 million for a U.S. Air Force program. The two contracts, from defense concerns Raytheon Co. and Rockwell International, are for the production of high-speed printers for initial production of the MILSTAR navigation program.