Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corp. (NYSE: ETN), Dublin, Ireland, reported 2018 sales were $21.6 billion, an increase of 5.9 percent from the previous year. Profit decreased 30 percent to $2.1 billion.
Sales for the fourth quarter were $5.5 billion, an increase of 5.8 percent year-over-year. Profit fell 0.5 percent to $631 million.
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