Lindsay Corporation posted earnings of $1.32 a share in second-quarter fiscal 2022 (ended as of Feb 28, 2022), exceeding the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.31. The EPS was +22% higher from the year-ago quarter.
The irrigation equipment company’s revenue surged +39% year-over-year to $200 million, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $182 million.
Revenues from the Irrigation business climbed +52% year over year to around $181 million in the fiscal second quarter. North America irrigation revenues rose 26% from the year-ago quarter’s levels to $101 million, on the back of higher average selling prices. International irrigation sales surged +108% year over year to $80 million, largely owing to higher unit sales volumes and higher selling prices.
The Infrastructure segment revenues fell -23% year over year to $19 million on lower Road Zipper System sales and lease revenue.
The company’s backlog as of Feb 28, 2022, was $111 million compared with $101.4 million as of Feb 28, 2021.