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April 13, 1988 | From Associated Press
Businessmen Holmes Tuttle and Earle M. Jorgensen are among the 20 or so wealthy friends of President and Mrs. Reagan who chipped in at least $156,000 apiece to buy them a Los Angeles estate, according to documents released Tuesday in Washington. The documents include a 1986 opinion from the Office of Government Ethics that concludes that even if the group of businessmen decided to give the $2.
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October 29, 2002
Earle M. Jorgensen Co., a metals distributor in Brea, reported second-quarter net income of $1.6 million, down nearly 70% from $5.3 million in the same period a year ago. The company did not provide per-share figures. Sales in the three months ended Sept. 27 were $225.2 million, up slightly from $223.7 million a year ago.
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BUSINESS
October 23, 1999
The Brea metal distributor said net income in the fiscal second quarter moved up more than 58% to $3.8 million from $2.4 million. Revenue, however, dropped 3% to $219.4 million in the three months ended Sept. 30.
BUSINESS
April 5, 2001 | E. SCOTT RECKARD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With the steel supply business struggling in the economic slowdown, Earle M. Jorgensen Co. has forged a profitable strategy from improved technology and a diverse customer base. Despite a heavy debt load from a buyout 11 years ago, the Brea company has improved year-to-year profits for six straight quarters and was the only major distributor to post higher earnings in the last half of 2000.
BUSINESS
January 31, 1990 | GEORGE WHITE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
New York merchant banker Kelso & Co. will acquire and merge two independent distributors of metal products--the Lynwood-based Earle M. Jorgensen Co. and the Brea-based Kilsby-Roberts Holdings Inc.--under an agreement announced Tuesday. Kelso, which already owns about 5% of privately held Kilsby-Roberts, will pay $75 million for the remainder of Kilsby-Roberts and $261 million--$41.50 per share--for Jorgensen.
BUSINESS
April 5, 2001 | E. SCOTT RECKARD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With the steel supply business struggling in the economic slowdown, Earle M. Jorgensen Co. has forged a profitable strategy from improved technology and a diverse customer base. Despite a heavy debt load from a buyout 11 years ago, the Brea company has improved year-to-year profits for six straight quarters and was the only major distributor to post higher earnings in the last half of 2000.
BUSINESS
January 31, 1990 | GEORGE WHITE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
New York merchant banker Kelso & Co. will acquire and merge two independent distributors of metal products--the Lynwood-based Earle M. Jorgensen Co. and the Brea-based Kilsby-Roberts Holdings Inc.--under an agreement announced Tuesday. Kelso, which already owns about 5% of privately held Kilsby-Roberts, will pay $75 million for the remainder of Kilsby-Roberts and $261 million--$41.50 per share--for Jorgensen.
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