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Caribbean Market Update

Hardware & Lumber Q2 Revenues and Profit Tumbles

Author: Mukesh Buch
Islandjournal.net
Last Update: 1:39 AM ET July 31 2014


Hardware & Lumber Limited, the Jamaica-based building material maker reported revenue in the second-quarter ending in June plunged 51.3% to J$1.72 billion from J$3.53 billion in the same quarter last year.

Net income in the quarter tumbled 58.6% from a year ago to J$28.5 million or 35 cents earnings per share compared to J$68.9 million or 85 cents per share.


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