2006 News Releases

 
12/07/06EnerSys Announces Sale of Six Million Shares of Common Stock by Certain StockholdersREADING, Pa., Dec 07, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) announced today that certain of its stockholders, including affiliates of Metalmark Capital LLC and certain other institutional stockholders, have agreed to sell six million shares of its common stock to Lehman Brothers Inc. All net proceeds from the sale of the common stock will be received by the selling stockholders. EnerSys will not receive any of the proceeds. A registration sta... 
12/01/06EnerSys Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Lead-Acid Battery Business of Leclanche SAREADING, Pa., Dec 01, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the lead-acid battery business of Leclanche SA (SWX: LECN), based in Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. The transaction is expected to close in January 2007 and is subject to customary closing conditions. EnerSys will assume the cust... 
11/08/06EnerSys Reports Second Fiscal Quarter of 2007 Results READING, Pa., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today its financial results for the second fiscal quarter of 2007. Net earnings for the Company's second fiscal quarter of 2007 were $11.5 million, or $0.25 per basic share and $0.24 per diluted share, including the $0.01 per share favorable impact from a legal settlement, offset by the $0.01 per share unfavorable im... 
10/23/06EnerSys Announces Second Fiscal Quarter 2007 Results Conference Call READING, Pa., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's second fiscal quarter 2007 financial results and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Thursday, November 9, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, Chairman, Presid... 
08/08/06EnerSys Reports First Fiscal Quarter of 2007 Results READING, Pa., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today its financial results for the first fiscal quarter of 2007. Net earnings for the Company's first fiscal quarter of 2007 were $12.2 million, or $0.26 per basic and diluted share, including $0.04 per share favorable impact from a previously disclosed legal settlement, compared to net earnings of $8.8 million, or... 
08/03/06EnerSys Reports Preliminary 1st Quarter Results & Announces Quarterly Conference Call READING, Pa., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today that for its 1st fiscal quarter of 2007, which ended on July 2, it expects to achieve diluted earnings per share of $0.26, including $0.04 per share favorable impact from a previously disclosed legal settlement, compared to $0.19 per share reported for the 1st fiscal quarter of 2006. These results exceed the ra... 
07/26/06EnerSys Acquires Chinese Battery Business READING, Pa., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of Chaozhou Xuntong Power Source Company Limited (CFT), a sealed lead acid battery business located in Chaozhou, China. The closing of the transaction is subject to customary conditions. CFT is a manufacturer of large, 2-volt valve-regulate... 
07/19/06EnerSys Announces First Fiscal Quarter 2007 Results Conference Call READING, Pa., July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's first fiscal quarter 2007 financial results, and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Wednesday, August 9, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, Chairman, Preside... 
07/06/06EnerSys Amends Credit Agreement READING, Pa., July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, today announced it successfully obtained an amendment to its senior secured Credit Agreement. The Company's lenders approved the elimination of the senior secured debt leverage ratio, while maintaining its total debt leverage ratio, and agreed to several minor technical changes. "I am pleased with the ongoing support from... 
06/14/06EnerSys Reports Fiscal Year 2006 Results READING, Pa., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2006. Net earnings for the Company's fourth fiscal quarter of 2006 were $11.7 million or $0.25 per basic and diluted share, compared to net earnings of $10.2 million, or $0.22 per basic and diluted share in the fourth fiscal quarter of the p... 
05/23/06EnerSys Reports Preliminary 4th Quarter Results & Announces Quarterly Conference Call READING, Pa., May 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today that for its 4th fiscal quarter of 2006, which ended on March 31, it expects to achieve diluted earnings per share of $0.25 per share, which represents a 14 percent increase compared to $0.22 per share reported for the 4th fiscal quarter of 2005. Net sales for the 4th fiscal quarter of 2006 are expected to be ... 
05/18/06EnerSys Acquires Lithium Battery BusinessREADING, Pa., May 18, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today that it has purchased the assets of Alliant Techsystems' (NYSE: ATK) lithium primary battery business, located at its Power Sources Center (PSC) in Horsham, PA. PSC has been producing state-of-the-art lithium power sources for over 40 years, primarily for aerospace and defense applicat... 
02/22/06EnerSys Invests in Lithium-Ion Battery Business READING, Pa., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today that it has purchased a controlling interest in Modular Energy Devices, Inc. (ModEnergy), a development stage company. ModEnergy produces large format lithium-ion rechargeable batteries utilized in aerospace and defense applications as well as specialized standby power and commercial applications. ModEn... 
02/15/06EnerSys Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2006 Results READING, Pa., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today pro forma net earnings for its third fiscal quarter of 2006 ending January 1, 2006 of $9.6 million, or $0.21 per share basic and $0.20 per share diluted, compared to net earnings of $6.8 million, or $0.15 per share basic and $0.14 per share diluted, in the prior year's third fiscal quarter. This is at the upp... 
02/07/06EnerSys Reports Preliminary Third Quarter 2006 Results READING, Pa., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today that for its third fiscal quarter of 2006, which ended on January 1, 2006, it expects to report on a pro forma basis, after adjusting for certain restructuring and other charges, diluted net earnings of $0.20 per share. This is within the $0.17 to $0.21 per share pro forma guidance provided on November 15, 2005... 
01/26/06EnerSys Announces Third Fiscal Quarter 2006 Results Conference Call READING, Pa., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, will host a conference call to discuss the company's third fiscal quarter 2006 financial results and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Thursday, February 16, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, chairman, pres... 
01/19/06EnerSys Announces Price Increase READING, Pa., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, today is announcing a price increase in reaction to increased commodity costs. This price increase will be effective on all battery products and accessories. "This action is necessitated by the unprecedented rise in commodity costs to historically high levels," commented John D. Craig, EnerSys chairman, president and ... 
01/05/06EnerSys Awarded Major Defense Contracts READING, Pa., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, has recently been awarded contracts in Europe to supply batteries valued at over $20 million. The awards include submarine propulsion batteries for South American navies and the company's high-performance Armasafe Plus(TM) battery, which will be used in fighting vehicles with the armed services of Germany, the Netherlands and ...