July 16, 1999 |
Dole Food Co., the world's largest producer and marketer of fresh fruit, said Thursday that second-quarter earnings fell 54% and warned that depressed banana prices in Europe will push profit lower in the third quarter. Profit from operations fell to $37.5 million, or 66 cents a share, from $82.1 million, or $1.35, a year ago. The company was expected to earn 64 cents, the average estimate of four analysts surveyed by First Call Corp. Individual estimates ranged from 60 cents to 75 cents.
June 6, 2001
Foothill Independent Bancorp has named Cheryl Brown president of Platinum Results Inc., a subsidiary of the Glendora-based Foothill holding company of Foothill Independent Bank. The new unit provides back-room services to other financial institutions as well as data access and management services. Brown was vice president and data processing manager of Foothill Independent Bank. Stuart Spencer Executive search firm Stuart Spencer has opened an office in Irvine and named Michael C.
January 24, 2001 |
Adhesive products maker Avery Dennison Corp. said Tuesday that fourth-quarter earnings rose slightly, exceeding Wall Street's lowered expectations, despite a fall in revenue. The Pasadena company said net income was $67.5 million, or 69 cents per diluted share, compared with $67.3 million, or 67 cents, a year earlier. Analysts on average had expected 67 cents, according to data tracking firm First Call/ Thomson Financial. Avery Dennison said sales fell 1.2% to $933.1 million from $944.8 million.