stated Monday that whole gross sales for the month of November rose 8% from a yr in the past to $2.9 billion. The patron, well being care and industrial merchandise firm, which makes Publish-it Notes and N95 face masks, stated gross sales in each its security and industrial and shopper companies grew 16%, well being care gross sales rose 5% and transportation and electronics gross sales elevated 3%. The corporate stated that “though important macroeconomic uncertainty stays,” it expects fourth-quarter gross sales of $8.2 billion to $8.Four billion, which surrounds the FactSet consensus of $8.27 billion. The stock, which slipped 0.7% in premarket buying and selling, has misplaced 1.4% yr up to now by way of Friday, whereas the Dow Jones Industrial Common
has gained 5.3%.