“Municipalities recognize the need to upgrade their water infrastructure systems; however, we believe they will remain cautious in the near term as they balance this need against current budget concerns. With this caution, as well as the delayed recovery of the residential construction market, we believe that volumes in our water infrastructure businesses for the second half of the year will be roughly flat on a year-over-year basis. But our overall earnings performance should continue to improve given the benefits of higher pricing and our cost savings initiatives and other operational improvements we have made.”Second Quarter Consolidated Results
Mueller Water Products Reports Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Results
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