The Eastern Company is a 154-year-old leading manufacturer of vehicular and industrial hardware, locks, metal castings, coin collection and smart card products. It operates from ten locations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Taiwan and China. The diversity of the Company’s products enables it to respond to the changing requirements of a broad array of markets.Forward-Looking Statements: Information in this news release contains statements which reflect the Company’s current expectations regarding its future operating performance and achievements. Actual results may differ due to the many economic uncertainties that affect the Company’s business environment. Further information about the potential factors which could affect the Company’s financial results is included in the Company’s reports and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company is not obligated to update or revise the aforementioned statements for those new developments.
|Consolidated Statement of Operations (unaudited)|
|THE EASTERN COMPANY (NASDAQ - EML)|
|THREE Months Ended|
|March 31, 2012||April 2, 2011|
|Net Income After Tax||2,045,608||1,098,174|
|Net Income Per Share:|
|Weighted average shares outstanding:|