More on Whirlpool's Q3

|About: Whirlpool Corporation (WHR)|By:, SA News Editor

Whirlpool (WHR) reports sales rose over 5% ex-currency led by a strong performance in North America.

The company saw profits rise significantly on a year-over-year comparison due to cost productivity and capacity reduction measures that more than offset higher expenses.

Looking ahead, Whirlpool raises full-year EPS guidance to $9.90 to $10.10, up from a prior outlook of $9.50 to $10.00. Appliance demand is expected to be strong in the U.S. (PR)