Oshkosh reports Q2 adjusted EPS 80c, consensus 83c Reports Q2 revenue $1.68B, consensus $1.68B. The company said, "We are optimistic about our outlook for the second half of fiscal 2014. U.S. construction spending has continued to slowly improve. We are also seeing positive trends outside the U.S. as international orders for the first six months of fiscal 2014 grew at a double digit rate in our access equipment segment. This is encouraging as we seek to broaden our sales across the globe."
Oshkosh Defense to build 698 additional FMTVs for U.S. Army Following a $184M order from the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command, Oshkosh Defense, an Oshkosh Corporation company, will produce 698 Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles trucks for the U.S. Army. Deliveries will begin in 2016.