Fourth-quarter sales down 3.7 percent from a year ago.
March 15, 2017
Company's fourth-quarter sales up 8.8 percent.
Index decreases to 105.3 for the month.
Profit increases 2.2 percent for the year.
Increase in demand can be traced to increase in prices for final demand services.
Stuart Morris-Hipkins to lead company's domestic and international manufacturer services business.
Purchase expands company's footprint in California.
Industrial production up 0.5 percent in the EU28.
Sales of durable goods up 7.4 percent from the previous year.