SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

April 01, 2011 07:10 ET

Worthington Sees Dramatic Gains in Fiscal Third-Quarter 2011 as Pricing, Volumes Improve, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - April 1, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Leading diversified metals manufacturer Worthington Industries Incorporated (NYSE:WOR) (Columbus, Ohio) saw significant gains in the third quarter of fiscal year 2011, as improved volumes and higher pricing strengthened sales and operating income in all of the company's major segments. Net earnings for the quarter were reported to be $23.33 million, compared with a loss of $17.74 million in third-quarter 2010.

Among the active Worthington projects that are being tracked by Industrial Info is the $2.5 million maintenance shutdown of a pickling line at a steel plant in Delta, Ohio. For more information, visit Industrial Info's North American Metals & Minerals Project Database.

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