Mercury And Brunswick First Quarter Earnings Report

Mercury Marine and its parent company the Brunswick Corporation both saw net sales increases in the first quarter of the year compared to the same period in 2016. According to the Brunswick Corporation earnings report first quarter sales for the Mercury Marine group were just under $632 million an increase of 6 percent. Meanwhile during the first quarter Brunswick’s overall net sales increased by 8.4 percent to more than $1.1 billion. Operating earnings for the Marine Engine segment also increased by more than $10 million to $88.5 million.