Rockwell Collins sales increase 69% YoY

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) has reported sales for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 of USD 2.011 billion, a 69% increase from the same period in fiscal year 2017, or 9% organic growth excluding USD 716 million of revenue from the acquisition of B/E Aerospace, the company said.

First quarter fiscal year 2018 earnings per share was USD 1.69 compared to USD 1.10 in the prior year´s first quarter. Earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 included a 37 cent discrete income tax benefit from the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Adjusted earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 was USD 1.59 compared to USD 1.22 in the prior year´s first quarter (see the supplemental schedule in this press release for a reconciliation between GAAP earnings per share and adjusted earnings per share).

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