Shares of Nordson (NDSN +12.5%) jump after its FQ3 results easily beat across the board late...

|About: Nordson Corporation (NDSN)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Nordson (NDSN +12.5%) jump after its FQ3 results easily beat across the board late yesterday. Net earnings rose 18% Y/Y, on strength in its organic volume and rising backlog. The company also ups its current quarter forecast, now expecting FQ4 sales to rise 23% to 27% over year-ago levels. Earnings are seen in a range of $0.96 to $1.04 a share. Street estimates are for 19.2% year-over-year sales growth and a $0.95 a share profit.