Archive for February, 2013

Black Diamond Sees Revenue Increasing 20 Percent in 2012…

February 19, 2013

Black Diamond, Inc. will focus on reaching $500 million in revenue by 2015 more through organic growth and integration than acquisitions going forward, according to comments by the company’s President and CEO Peter Metcalf last week in a call with analysts. “We are so compelled by the organic growth curve in front of us, that […]

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LACK OF SNOW HURT JARDEN’S OVERALL ORGANIC GROWTH IN 2012

February 16, 2013

The multi-category company failed to reach its overall annual organic sales growth target range of 3-5% in 2012, largely due to only 0.4% organic revenue growth in its Outdoor Solutions segment that generated annual revenues of $2,785 million. Nonetheless, top JAH management reminded that ski/winter sports equipment represents only 5-6% of its overall sales and […]

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SPORT CHALET SEES IMPROVING Q4 TRENDS AFTER TOUGH Q3.

February 10, 2013

Third quarter operating loss widened to $1,277,000 versus a loss of $572,000 for the period ended Dec. 30. The Q3 net loss was 82% higher at $1,885,000 against a loss of $1,036,000 on essentially flat rev- enues of $97,567,000 against $97,223,000. Compa- rable store sales fell 0.7%, an improvement from a 2.0% decline in the […]

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