SIFCO Industries, Inc. (NYSE Amex: SIF) today announced financial results for its fiscal 2011 first quarter, which ended December 31, 2010. Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2011 was $1.2 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, compared with net income of $2.0 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, in the comparable fiscal 2010 period.
Net sales increased 0.4% in the first quarter of fiscal 2011 to $21.4 million, compared with $21.3 million in the same period a year ago. In the first quarter of fiscal 2011:
- Aerospace Component Manufacturing Group net sales were $15.7 million, compared with $16.2 million in the comparable 2010 period. The ACM Group’s results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2011 include the results of T&W Forge from the date of its acquisition, December 10, 2010.
- Turbine Components Services and Repair Group net sales increased by $0.2 million, to $2.4 million, compared with $2.2 million in the comparable 2010 period.
- Applied Surface Concepts Group net sales increased $0.4 million, to $3.3 million, compared with $2.9 million in the comparable 2010 period.
SIFCO Industries, Inc. is engaged in the production and sale of a variety of metalworking processes, services and products produced primarily to the specific design requirements of its customers. The processes and services include forging, heat-treating, coating, welding, precision component machining and selective plating. The products include forged components, machined forged components and other machined metal components, remanufactured component parts for turbine engines, and selective plating solutions and equipment. The Company’s operations are conducted in three business segments: (1) Aerospace Component Manufacturing Group, (2) Turbine Components Services and Repair Group, and (3) Applied Surface Concepts Group. Visit our home page: www.sifco.com
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