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Posted: February 29, 2008
FEI Post 4Q Net of 36c, 4c Lower Than Preliminary Result
(Nanowerk News) FEI Co. late Friday reported fourth-quarter net earnings of $15.6 million, or 36 cents a share, 4 cents a share below the preliminary results for the quarter the company released Feb. 4.
Net earnings in the prior-year quarter were $14.7 million, or 30 cents a share.
Revenue for the quarter ended Dec. 31 rose to $150.2 million from $140.3 million a year earlier.
Shares of the Hillsboro, Ore.-based provider of instruments used in nanoscale applications fell 38 cents to close at $20.39.