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Business Products

The Best of Baltimore

In my home state of Minnesota there is a sports writer who every Thanksgiving creates an article and makes a case for the worst person or thing that has happened on the Minnesota sports scene in the past year.  I’ve taken some inspiration from that but have also taken into account something my mom drilled into me, “If you cannot say something good about somebody, then say nothing at all”. So, in the spirit of recognition, but also taking my […]

Finance

Hillenbrand reports 4th Qtr and Year End results

Hillenbrand Industries, parent company of Batesville Casket, reported 4th quarter and year end earnings last week.  You can read the company’s press release here. For the year the company’s revenues increased 11% to $1.77 billion.  As you may know the company operates in two general segments, the Processed Equipment Group and the Batesville Group.  The Batesville side of the business is the historical death care business. For the year the upside of the Processed Equipment Group was a 19% increase […]