MacDermid Posts In-Line Results; ITI Tech Issues Warning

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MacDermid

(MRD)

posted first-quarter earnings of 39 cents a share, in line with the three-analyst

First Call

estimate and ahead of the year-ago 32 cents.

In other postclose news (earnings estimates from First Call; earnings reported on a diluted basis unless otherwise specified):

Earnings/revenue reports and previews

ITI Technologies

(ITII)

said it sees second-quarter earnings of 45 cents to 47 cents a share before a charge to write off patent litigation costs. The two-analyst estimate calls for 47 cents. In the year-ago quarter, the company made 38 cents.

Pulitzer Publishing

(PTZ)

recorded second-quarter earnings of 48 cents a share, 2 cents higher than the three-analyst prediction and above the year-earlier 32 cents. The company also said it will buy back up to $50 million in stock.

Quest Diagnostics

(DGX) - Get Report

reported second-quarter earnings of 39 cents a share, excluding a tax gain, topping the single-analyst estimate of 32 cents and moving ahead of the year-ago 29 cents.

Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures

Jackpot Enterprises

(J)

said it might lose the rights to run games in 15 grocery stores being sold by

Albertson's

(ABS)

.