, an advertising and marketing services company, issued a brief statement today affirming its full-year 2000 earnings projections that could likely meet analysts' expectations.
The New York-based company said it remains comfortable with 2000 earnings of $1.49 to $1.51 a share, up from $1.29 a share in 1999. Eleven analysts polled by
First Call/Thomson Financial
are expecting 2000 earnings of $1.51 a share.
Shares of the company closed lower by 25 cents, or 0.6%, to $43.44 in Monday trading on the
New York Stock Exchange