Freeport-McMoRan and 2 Top Industrial Stocks with Earnings to Review Now

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE:FCX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Net income increased 16.09% to $743 million (78 cents per diluted share) in the quarter versus a net gain of $640 million in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue rose 8.36% to $4.51 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. reported adjusted net income of 74 cents per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.7. It beat the average revenue estimate of $4.47 billion.

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EI DuPont de Nemours & Co. (NYSE:DD) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Net income decreased -70.24% to $111 million (12 cents per diluted share) in the quarter versus a net gain of $373 million in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue decreased 16.74% to $7.3 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

EI DuPont de Nemours & Co. reported adjusted net income of 12 cents per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.07. It beat the average revenue estimate of $7.26 billion.

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Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) from reporting a profit boost in the third quarter. Net income for Praxair Inc. rose to $430 million ($1.43 per share) vs. $429 million ($1.40 per share) in the same quarter a year earlier. This marks a rise of 0.2% from the year-earlier quarter. Revenue fell 4.2% to $2.77 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Praxair Inc. beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.39 per share. It fell short of the average revenue estimate of $2.93 billion.

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