Carlisle Companies Inc. (NYSE: CSL), Charlotte, NC, reported sales for the third quarter of $973.1 million, up 7.6 percent year-over-year. Profit increased 20 percent to $103.6 million.
Sales from the acquisition of the Finishing Brands business, which now constitutes the Carlisle Fluid Technologies segment, contributed 7.5 percent to sales, while the acquisition of LHi Technology, reported in the Carlisle Interconnect Technologies segment, contributed 2.9 percent.
Third quarter sales in the Carlisle Construction Materials segment decreased 3.2 percent year-over-year, while Carlisle Interconnect Technologies sales grew 23 percent.
For the first nine months of the year, sales were $2.7 billion, up 10.5 percent over the prior-year period. Profit increased 19.9 percent to $237.9 million.