U.S. Census Bureau estimates shipments at $1,309.7 billion for the month.
Day: May 13, 2015
Production remained stable in the EU28.
Company also reports net loss of $2.2 million in quarter.
Danaher has also agreed to acquire Pall Corp. for $13.8 billion.
Fourth-quarter sales down 1 percent year-over-year.
Falling nonfuel prices more than offset higher fuel prices in April.
U.S. segment sales were up 1 percent year-over-year.
Index increases to 96.9 for the month despite little economic growth.