Profit increases to $188.6 million for quarter.
Day: April 22, 2014
All four segments see sales increase in 1Q.
Industrial sales rose 21.9 percent year-over-year.
Organic sales up 3.3% in 1Q.
Profit declined 3 percent year-over-year.
Gains recorded in all subsectors, led by motor vehicles and parts.
Parent company Genuine Parts Co. sales up 13% in 1Q.
Year-over-year, construction production increases 6.7 percent in euro area, 5.5 percent in EU28.