Dover 3rd-qtr earnings rise

miércoles 24 de octubre de 2007 12:12 CEST

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Diversified manufacturer Dover Corp (DOV.N: Cotización) on Wednesday said net profit from continuing operations rose about 15 percent.

The company said it earned $177.9 million, or 88 cents a share from continuing operations, compared with $155.3 million, or 76 cents a share, in the prior-year period,

Revenue rose 15 percent to $1.84 billion, the company said in a statement. (Reporting by Ankur Relia in Bangalore)