Saint-Gobain says sales up, could slow in Q4

Reuters
October 27, 2011
COMMERCIAL, FABRICATION : BUSINESS

Saint-Gobain on Tuesday, Oct. 25, posted a better-than-expected 2.6 percent rise in third-quarter sales, while warning that a weak economy could take a toll on growth during the final three months of the year, according to a recent Reuters article.

The company said sales in the third quarter rose to $14.9 billion, pointing to strong sales prices as well as buoyant residential contruction markets in France, Germany and Scandinavia as growth drivers, accroding to the article.

Read more...