CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) _ GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (GCP) on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $21.4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company said it had net income of 29 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 7 cents per share.
The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 8 cents per share.
The specialty construction chemicals maker posted revenue of $226.1 million in the period.
GCP Applied Tech expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.03 to $1.14 per share.
GCP Applied Tech shares have risen 15% since the beginning of the year. The stock has dropped almost 2% in the last 12 months.
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