Titan International (TWI -17.8%) gets hammered after its Q4 missed the mark late yesterday. Net...

|About: Titan International Inc. (TWI)|By:, SA News Editor

Titan International (TWI -17.8%) gets hammered after its Q4 missed the mark late yesterday. Net earnings swung to a loss as the tire makers results were hurt by a number of factors, including a larger tax provision, a slowdown in construction in Europe which negatively impacted its newly acquired Titan Europe business, as well as extra costs for starting up a wheel facility after an earthquake in Italy.