Profits Rise At John Harland
ATLANTA - (08/04/05) -- John H. Harland Co. said net incomefor its second quarter more than doubled to $18.8 million, or 67cents a share, on the rise of its printed products division and twocorporate acquisitions. Revenue rose 24% in the second quarter,compared to the same quarter last year, to $239.4 million. Salesfor the company's core printed products unit rose 26% for thequarter to $148.8 million. Software and service sales rose 33%compared to last year's second quarter, to $63.3 million. For thefirst six months of the year, revenue rose 19% to $455.2 million,while net income surged 65% to $36.1 million, or $1.33 ashare.