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Minerals Technologies' earnings double

1:00 PM MDT | April 24, 2015 | Vincent Valk

Minerals Technologies (MTI) today reported net income that more than doubled year-on-year (YOY), to $35.1 million, or $1.01/share, on sales up 85%, to $453.3 million. The large increase in sales is largely due to the inclusion of Amcol, which MTI acquired in...


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