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WD-40 Still Has Some Squeaky Gears: Fool by Numbers

On Jan. 9, WD-40 (Nasdaq: WDFC  ) released first-quarter earnings for the 2007 fiscal year for the period ended Nov. 30, 2006.

  • Click here to read the full story on WD-40's earnings.
  • Although revenue increased 7%, the bottom line fell by 24% because of an increase in marketing investment and internal infrastructure.
  • Global sales remain strong, with Europe advancing 29% and the Asia/Pacific region up 23% over last year. An operation in China is slated to be fully operational in March of this year.
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Related Companies:

  • Church & Dwight Company (NYSE: CHD  )
  • Clorox (NYSE: CLX  )

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Fool by Numbers is designed to give you the raw earnings information in a timely fashion, putting all the numbers you need in one easy-to-read place. But at The Motley Fool, we believe numbers tell only part of the story, so check for more of our in-depth discussion of what the numbers mean.

At the time of publication, Katrina Chan had no positions in any company mentioned. Fool rules are here.

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