income were a pretax, noncash $800,000 writedown of an equity investment the company made in the late 1990s, and a noncash tax valuation allowance reversal of $3.0 million. The numbers also were affected
in bookings for the year and projected a positive 2006. Fourth-quarter earnings included a tax benefit. Revenue for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2005, was $246.3 million, up 7.5% over the $229.2 million a year
, a Dallas-based technology, accounting and finance staffing firm, for $18.6 million during the second quarter. It also sold its outplacement consulting business to the Impact Group of St. Louis for a pre-tax
with a considerably narrowed net loss of $26.8 million (compared with a loss of $328.8 million in 2003) and adjusted earnings before interest, taxes depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of $1.0 million. Revenue
that can be exchanged for cash in machines on its premises. Labor Ready charges a $1 fee for use of the machines, and the vouchers round the amount down to whole dollars: A worker with after-tax wages of $44
quarter compared with the same period in 2005. Revenue growth measured 7% in the first quarter compared with the year-ago quarter.
Pre-tax earnings for the Consortium rose 29% year-over-year, reflecting