Press Releases


Press Releases

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Date Title and Summary  
Toggle Summary Leggett Reports Record Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results For 1996
Carthage, MO - Leggett & Platt today reported record fourth quarter earnings of $.48 per share for 1996. Sales for the quarter were a record $626.4 million. When compared with the fourth quarter of 1995, earnings per share increased 33% on a 16% increase in sales.
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Toggle Summary Leggett Acquisition Program Continues
Carthage, MO - Leggett & Platt today announced that it recently acquired four businesses - two that manufacture and market commercial fixtures and displays and two that manufacture and market aluminum die castings. Combined, the four businesses will add about $80 million to Leggett's annual sales.
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