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Idex: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) _ IDEX Corp. (IEX) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $106.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Lake Forest, Illinois-based company said it had net income of $1.37. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs, came to $1.41 per share.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.31 per share.

The maker of the Jaws of Life device and other engineered products posted revenue of $622.9 million in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $615.5 million.

Idex shares have decreased 2 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $129.01, an increase of slightly more than 3 percent in the last 12 months.


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