Rite Aid, Ephrata National Bank report earningsTim Stuhldreher
Rite Aid Corp., based in East Pennsboro Township, Cumberland County, last week reported a loss of $161.3 million, or 18 cents per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2012. That compares with a loss of $205.7 million, or 24 cents per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011.
Analysts had expected a loss of 14 cents per diluted share, according to Yahoo Finance.
Rite Aid's fiscal year 2012 ended March 3. For the year, the company reported a loss of $368.6 million, or 43 cents per diluted share, compared with a loss of $555.4 million, or 64 cents per diluted share, in fiscal 2011.
Rite Aid is the nation's third-largest drugstore chain. Its shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol RAD.
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ENB Financial Corp. last week reported earnings of $2.2 million, or 77 cents per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2012, compared with $1.7 million, or 59 cents per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2011.
Analyst estimates were not available.
Ephrata-based ENB is the parent company of Ephrata National Bank. Its shares are traded over the counter under the ticker symbol ENBP.