Weather-Related Sale

Weather-Related Sale

The sale of more livestock in a particular year than is the farmer's usual practice because of drought, flood, or other weather-related conditions. If certain conditions are met, the farmer may elect to report the proceeds from such sales in the year following the year of sale.
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Operating earnings in the first nine months of 2015 increased compared to the same period of 2014, primarily as a result of a higher rate base and a forward-looking rate structure at ATSI in the company's Regulated Transmission business, improved commodity margin in the Competitive Energy Services business, and a modest improvement in the Regulated Distribution business resulting from the impact of weather-related sales and approved rate cases, partially offset by higher operating expenses.
Data stretching back three years can also be downloaded to establish historic weather-related sales trends.
3 per cent rise on a like-forlike basis against a year ago, with the performance helped by a weather-related sales boost in May.
3% rise against a year ago, with the performance helped by a weather-related sales boost in May.
announced Tuesday it is reducing first quarter earnings guidance to a range of 20 to 22 cents per share, citing weather-related sales losses.
In the short term, a manufacturer needs to be able to reserve inventory with the ability to ship quickly in order to exploit weather-related sales spikes," said Paul Powers, vice president of marketing at The Holmes Group.
The changes in weather-related sales would have in and of themselves produced an adverse comparison, but when combined with the five-week strike produced a double blow," Giant management comments in the year-end statement.
Bunch added that several of PPG's businesses experienced weather-related sales softness early in the quarter, but rebounded strongly.
3 per cent rise on a like-for-like basis against a year ago, with the performance helped by a weather-related sales boost in May.
7% in the fourth quarter of 2008 compared to the same period in 2007 reflecting a decline in weather-related sales and a decline in industrial sales.
While all of these issues are short-term in nature, we anticipate that our first quarter results will reflect at least two weeks of weather-related sales disruption.
Given that pressure and the potential weather-related sales volatility in the near term, the Company is now targeting a more cautious range of diluted earnings of $0.