UPDATE: SPX Posts Decline In Q3 Profit
SPX (NYSE: SPW) reported a drop in its third-quarter profit.
SPX's quarterly earnings fell to $57.8 million, or $1.16 per share, from $60.7 million, or $1.20 per share, in the year-earlier period. Its adjusted earnings came in at $1.05 per share, versus analysts' estimates of $1.06 per share.
Its sales climbed 7% to $1.25 billion.
SPX shares closed at $65.88 on Friday.
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