Rockwell reports second-quarter revenue

Control-solutions provider Rockwell Automation has reported fiscal 2010 second-quarter revenue of $1,165m (£766m), up 10 per cent compared to $1,058m in the second quarter of fiscal 2009.

Fiscal 2010 second-quarter revenue was up nine per cent sequentially compared to the first quarter of fiscal 2010, while second-quarter income from continuing operations was $112m, or $0.77 per share, compared to $40.6m, or $0.29 per share, in the second quarter of fiscal 2009.

Fiscal 2010 second-quarter net income was $137m ($0.95 per share), including $25m, or $0.18 per share, from discontinued operations.