Shares of Rockwell Automation (ROK) soar 8.3% higher on the open after the firm beats Q3...

|About: Rockwell Automation, Inc. (ROK)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Rockwell Automation (ROK) soar 8.3% higher on the open after the firm beats Q3 estimates for revenue and profits. The 22% Y/Y jump in sales was assisted by a currency translation that contributed 4 percentage points and new acquisitions another point. The company ups its guidance for 2012 EPS to $5.05-$5.45 on revenue projected to fall between $6.2B-$6.5B.