Shares of welding-products maker Lincoln Electric (LECO -8.5%) tank after missing big on its Q2...

|About: Lincoln Electric Holdings, ... (LECO)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of welding-products maker Lincoln Electric (LECO -8.5%) tank after missing big on its Q2 report earlier today. Sales growth came in at 6.4%, which was far below expectations for the quarter and well behind the increase seen in Q1. Additionally, the company issued a cautious outlook for the second half, noting heightened uncertainty in both political and economic environments globally.