Franklin Electric Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Sales and Earnings

Fort Wayne, IN – February 19, 2019 - Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: FELE) reported fourth quarter 2018 GAAP fully diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.51, versus a GAAP fully diluted EPS in the fourth quarter 2017 of $0.17. Fourth quarter 2018 sales were $316.7 million, compared to 2017 fourth quarter sales of $288.2 million. Fourth quarter 2018 organic sales increased about 9 percent w…

Read More

Franklin Electric Schedules Its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Fort Wayne, IN – February 5, 2019 – Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: FELE) will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 earnings at 8:00 am EST on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. A conference call to review earnings and other developments in the business will commence at 9:00 am EST. The fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 earnings call will be available via a live webcast. The webcast …

Read More

Franklin Electric Declares Payment of Increased Quarterly Cash Dividend

Fort Wayne, IN – January 22, 2019 Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: FELE) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.145 per share payable February 15, 2019, to shareholders of record on February 1, 2019. This represents a 21 percent increase from the prior quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share.

Gregg Sengstack, Franklin Electric’s Chairman and Ch…

Read More

Franklin Electric Celebrates 75 Years of Moving Forward

FE_75_Year _Anniversary _Portal _Banner

A lot has changed at Franklin Electric since E.J. (Ed) Schaefer and T.W. (Wayne) Kehoe founded the company in 1944 in Bluffton, Indiana. Since then, we have grown from a small motor manufacturing company into a leading global provider of systems and components for moving water and fuel. What hasn’t changed are the core values we all share. We remain focused on our customers and dedicated to …

Read More

Franklin Electric Acquires U.S. Groundwater Distribution Company

Fort Wayne, IN – January 2, 2019 - Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: FELE) announced today that it has acquired Milan Supply Company of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan for $5.9 million. Milan is a professional groundwater distributor operating six locations in the State of Michigan. Milan has approximately $22 million of consolidated annual sales.

DeLancey Davis, President of Headwater Companies, …

Read More