WESCO’s Fourth-Quarter Net Income More Than Doubles

WESCO International Inc.’s net income in the fourth quarter more than doubled and its fourth-quarter sales increased more than 25 percent over the same period the year before.

WESCO, Pittsburgh, said net income rose to $39.7 million from $17.1 million a year earlier.

Net sales for the quarter rose 25 percent to $1.24 billion, up from $987.9 million.

"By any standard of measurement, the fourth quarter and 2005 were terrific for WESCO," chairman and CEO Roy W. Haley said

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