(RTTNews) - The Brink`s Co (BCO) released a profit for its second quarter that advanced from last year.
The company's earnings totaled $14 million, or $0.27 per share. This compares with $13 million, or $0.25 per share, in last year's second quarter.
Excluding items, The Brink`s Co reported adjusted earnings of $34 million or $0.67 per share for the period.
Analysts had expected the company to earn -$0.12 per share, according to figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.
The company's revenue for the quarter fell 9.7% to $826.0 million from $914.3 million last year.
The Brink`s Co earnings at a glance:
-Earnings (Q2): $34 Mln. vs. $44 Mln. last year. -EPS (Q2): $0.67 vs. $0.86 last year. -Analysts Estimate: -$0.12 -Revenue (Q2): $826.0 Mln vs. $914.3 Mln last year.