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Briggs & Stratton Corporation (BGG)

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  • Apr. 19, 2013, 9:02 AM
    Briggs & Stratton (BGG): Q1 EPS of $0.89 misses by $0.15. Revenue of $637.3M misses by $70.37M. Shares -7.5% premarket. (PR)
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  • Dec. 7, 2012, 9:12 AM
    Briggs & Stratton (BGG) is off to the races, moving up 17.5% premarket to hit $23.75 a share. While the company has been the subject of M&A chatter, today's dramatic move isn't tied to any official news.
  • Oct. 18, 2012, 8:44 AM
    Briggs & Stratton (BGG): FQ1 EPS of -$0.28 misses by $0.10. Revenue of $309M (-22.2% Y/Y) misses by $3M. Shares -1.3% premarket. (PR)
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  • Aug. 9, 2012, 11:16 AM
    Briggs & Stratton (BGG -3.8%) falls after racking up a Q2 earnings miss and cutting FY13 guidance earlier today. The company now expects its EPS to fall into a range of $1.25 to $1.55, down from consensus estimates of $1.56. CEO Todd Teske blames it on the ongoing U.S. drought, saying it "more than offset the favorable growing conditions present in the early spring," adding that consumer sentiment in North America and Europe remains very cautious.
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  • Jan. 26, 2012, 10:47 AM
    Briggs & Stratton (BGG -8.5%) trades lower after the firm announces that it will consolidate production with plant closings and lowers its full-year EPS guidance to $0.55-$0.81 from a prior range of $1.15-$1.35.
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  • Aug. 11, 2011, 10:28 AM
    Briggs & Stratton (BGG -14.7%) takes a hit after its FQ4 swings to a loss on lower sales and an impairment charge. Gross profit fell on a 4.7% dip in engine sales, and poor weather conditions contributed to a 13% decline in shipment volumes. The company lowers FY12 EPS guidance to a range of $1.05 to $1.25, far below analysts' estimates of $1.52.
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Company Description
Briggs & Stratton Corporation is the producer of air cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. The Company designs, manufactures, markets and services these products for original equipment manufacturers worldwide.