AP NEWS
Related topics

Mueller Water Products: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

February 5, 2019

ATLANTA (AP) _ Mueller Water Products Inc. (MWA) on Monday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $21 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had a loss of 13 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 7 cents per share.

The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 7 cents per share.

The maker of fire hydrants, pipes and water valves posted revenue of $192.8 million in the period, which missed Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $196.7 million.

Mueller Water Products shares have increased 9 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has declined 13 percent in the last 12 months.

_____

This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on MWA at https://www.zacks.com/ap/MWA

AP RADIO
Update hourly