Zacks Investment Research downgraded Barnes Group Inc.to a Zacks Rank #5 on May 11, 2013.
W.W. Grainger reported an 8% year over year increase in sales in April 2013.
Zacks Investment Research downgraded Blount International Inc. to a Zacks Rank #5 on May 8, 2013.
Industrial tool maker, Illinois Tool Works Inc. divested its Forkardt assets to Hardinge Inc. for approximately $34 million, funded in cash and debt.
Manitex's first-quarter earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate.
The Middleby Corporation reported impressive results for the first quarter 2013. Earnings per share came in at $1.65, up roughly 37.5% from $1.20 reported in the year-ago quarter. Earnings also surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.30.
Hyster-Yale's 1Q earnings and revenues beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate.