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Esco Technologies: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Esco Technologies Inc. (ESE) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $24.9 million.

The St. Louis-based company said it had profit of 95 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.09 per share.

The maker of smart meters and filtration products posted revenue of $236.7 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $81 million, or $3.10 per share. Revenue was reported as $813 million.

For the current quarter ending in January, Esco Technologies expects its per-share earnings to range from 35 cents to 40 cents.

The company expects full-year earnings in the range of $3.20 to $3.30 per share.

Esco Technologies shares have climbed 31% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $86.60, a rise of 27% in the last 12 months.

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