HD Supply Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: HDS), Atlanta, GA, reported sales for the fiscal second quarter ended July 30 of $1.4 billion, an increase of 5.4 percent year-over-year. Profit for the quarter increased from $98 million to $442 million.
Second-quarter sales for facilities maintenance were up 3.8 percent year-over-year to $769 million and construction & industrial sales increased 7.4 percent to $584 million.
Sales for the first six months increased 4.4 percent year-over-year to $2.6 billion. Profit increased from $84 million to $527 million.
HD Supply completed the sale of its waterworks business on Aug.1.