United Stationers 1Q Net Drops 22% http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/djf500/200805011859DOWJONESDJONLINE000953_FORTUNE5.htm May
2008: United Stationers Inc.’s first-quarter net income fell 22%,
which the company attributed to the weakening economy.The Deerfield,
Ill., business product distributor’s net income dropped to $ 21.3
million, or 88 cents a share, from $27.2 million, or 90 cents a
share.Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters, on average, predicted
first-quarter earnings of 87 cents a share.Revenue climbed 5% to $1.25
billion from $1.19 billion a year ago, the company said.