A. O. Smith to participate in 2014 Jefferies Conference

Aug 07, 2014, 17:02 ET from A. O. Smith Corporation

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) will be participating in the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference, scheduled for Aug. 11-14 in New York.

A. O. Smith Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Ajita G. Rajendra will be presenting at 3:00 p.m. on Aug. 13 at the conference, now in its 10th year.  The annual event is expected to draw nearly 200 public and private industrial companies from around the world.

Rajendra will discuss the Milwaukee-based water technology company's performance, global growth initiatives, and the outlook for 2014 and 2015.

A. O. Smith recently announced a 25 percent increase in its adjusted net earnings to $60.3 million or $.66 per share for the second quarter of 2014 on record sales of $595.4 million.

A. O. Smith Corporation, with headquarters in Milwaukee, Wis., is a global leader applying innovative technology and energy-efficient solutions to products manufactured and marketed worldwide.  The company, which is celebrating its 140th anniversary in 2014, is one of the world's leading manufacturers of residential and commercial water heating equipment, as well as a manufacturer of water treatment products.

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