BOHEMIA, N.Y., Sept. 28, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scientific Industries Inc. (OTCBB:SCND), reported yesterday for the year ended June 30, 2010, record net income of $539,700 ($.45 per basic share), an increase of $220,200 (69%) from $319,500 ($.027 per basic share) for the year ended June 30, 2009, and record net sales of $7,070,100, an increase of $1,081,000 (18%) from $5,989,100 for fiscal 2009.
The record results reflect the increase in profits and gross margins of the Benchtop Laboratory Equipment Operations and the profit and gross margins of the Catalyst Research Instruments Operations, which suffered a loss for the prior fiscal year.
Ms. Helena R. Santos, President and Chief Executive Officer, noted that the record results were achieved in the face of the global economic slowdown, but expressed caution as to the current fiscal year operating results, particularly for the Catalyst Research Instruments Operations, which depends in part on funding of customers' projects involving such products.
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Scientific Industries designs, manufactures, and markets a variety of laboratory equipment, including the world-renowned Vortex-Genie® Mixer, and produces and sells customized catalyst research instruments. Scientific Industries' products are generally used for research purposes in laboratories of universities, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, chemical companies, and medical device manufacturers.
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