Helen of Troy Limited reported sales and earnings for 4Q and FY ended Feb. 29, 2008. Sales increased to US$144,106,000 from $143,882,000 in the same period of the prior year. Sales in the Housewares segment increased 21.9% to $43,998,000, while sales in the Personal Care segment decreased 7.1% to $100,108,000. Net earnings for 4Q increased 5.9% to $10,297,000 or $0.33 per fully diluted share versus $9,721,000 or $0.30 per fully diluted share for the prior year quarter.
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