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H. B. Fuller: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

ST PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ H. B. Fuller Co. (FUL) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $12.2 million.

The St Paul, Minnesota-based company said it had profit of 24 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and non-recurring costs, were 34 cents per share.

The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 34 cents per share.

The adhesives company posted revenue of $672.9 million in the period, which did not meet Street forecasts. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $699.5 million.

H. B. Fuller expects full-year earnings in the range of $3.15 to $3.45 per share.

H. B. Fuller shares have increased 11 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $47.19, a decrease of almost 3 percent in the last 12 months.


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