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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Spin-Off Completed
ATLANTA, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today announced that its spin-off from National Service Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NSI) has been completed, effective as of 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, November 30, 2001. Shares of Acuity Brands common stock will commence trading on a
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands to Discuss 2002 First Quarter Results
ATLANTA, Dec 12, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) will host a conference call on December 19, 2001 at 4:00 p.m. EST to discuss the company's fiscal year 2002 first quarter performance, following the announcement of quarterly results earlier that day. James S.
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Reports 2002 First Quarter Results And Revises Earnings Estimate for FY2002
ATLANTA, Dec 19, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI), spun off from National Service Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NSI) on November 30, 2001, today reported that sales for its first quarter ended November 30, 2001 were $481.7 million, a 4.2 percent decrease from sales of
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Declares Quarterly Dividend
ATLANTA, Dec 20, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The board of directors of Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share. The dividend is payable on February 1, 2002 to shareholders of record on January 17, 2002.
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Names Financial Management Team
ATLANTA, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) has recently promoted the following members of its financial management team: * John W. Ehrie, Vice President, Controller * Karen J. Nocher, Vice President, Financial Services * C.
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands to Discuss 2002 Second Quarter Results
ATLANTA, Mar 20, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) will host a conference call on March 27, 2002 at 4:00 p.m. EST to discuss the company's fiscal year 2002 second quarter performance, following the announcement of quarterly results earlier that day. James S.
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Reports 2002 Second Quarter Results
ATLANTA, Mar 27, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) announced today that sales for its second quarter ended February 28, 2002 were $468.2 million, down slightly from sales of $471.3 million for the same period last year.
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Declares Quarterly Dividend
ATLANTA, Apr 3, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The board of directors of Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share. The dividend is payable on May 1, 2002 to shareholders of record on April 15, 2002.
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Appoints Ernst & Young LLP as Auditor
ATLANTA, Apr 30, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today announced that it has appointed Ernst & Young LLP as the company's independent auditor for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2002. Ernst & Young LLP replaces Arthur Andersen LLP as the company's
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Toggle Summary Acuity Brands Announces Election of Board Members and Promotion of John Morgan To Chief Operating Officer
ATLANTA, Jun 13, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) announced today the election of Earnest W. (Earnie) Deavenport and Julia B. (Judi) North to the company's Board of Directors effective immediately. These additions to the Acuity Brands Board bring the total
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