24 January 2007 13:38 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--Ashland, a diversified US chemicals and distribution company, reported fourth quarter operating income of $58m (€45m) on Wednesday compared with $46m in 2005.
Revenues for the three months ended 31 December 2006 were $1.8bn, up from $1.7bn a year earlier.
The company also noted softer
Net income was $49m, or 75 cents per share, compared with $66m, or 91 cents per share, in the year-ago period, which included $31m income from discontinued operations.
($1 = €0.77)
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