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|Includes: AFG, CE, WD-40 Company (WDFC), WSO
WD-40 Company (Nasdaq: WDFC) reported earnings per share (diluted) were $0.54 in the third quarter, compared to $0.41 per share for the same quarter last year. analysts average $0.42. WDFC beats by $0.12.
Net sales for the third quarter ended May 31, 2010 were $82.6 million, an increase of 20.0% from the third quarter last year.  
WD-40 Company produces and sells lubricants, hand cleaners, and household cleaners worldwide. 
Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on its common stock, payable on August 2, 2010. The dividend is payable for the period beginning May 1, 2010, and ending on and including July 31, 2010, to owners of record as of July 15, 2010.
Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of specialty materials and chemical products which are used in most major industries and consumer applications.
American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: AFG)(NASDAQ: AFG)  declared a quarterly dividend of $0.1375 per share of American Financial Group Common Stock. The dividend is payable on July 26, 2010 to holders of record on July 15, 2010.
American Financial Group is an insurance holding company, based in Cincinnati, Ohio with assets in excess of $30 billion.
Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 52 cents on each outstanding share of its Common and Class B common stock. The cash dividend is payable on July 30, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 15, 2010.
Watsco, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment and related parts and supplies in the United States. 
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