Sales to the facilities maintenance end-market fell 0.7 percent during the quarter.
Acquisition of CRC-Evans expands Stanley Black & Decker's Infrastructure Solutions offerings.
Higher OSB prices, increased housing starts drove the increase in sales.
CEO: Second quarter brought a return to profitability.
Distribution Solutions revenues were up 3 percent in the first quarter for McKesson.
Rate of GDP growth was slower than expected.
Sales for the manufacturer of copper electrical wire increased 48 percent in the second quarter.
The Raw Materials Price Index declined 0.3 percent for the month.
First-half sales at $1.9 billion for Timken, an increase of 20 percent from the prior-year period.
CEO: Focus remains on sales initiatives, cost management, working capital efficiency gains and cash generation.
Growth broad-based across geographic regions, end-markets.
Profit for the provider of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions was $116.2 million.
For the fist six months, sales for the manufacturer of packaging and performance-based materials increased 7 percent.
But new orders for nondefense capital goods indicate positive business equipment investment.
Crane segment sales fell 31 percent during the quarter.
SEC filing:Government audit alleges Fastenal overcharged in a GSA contract ended in 2005.