Emerson Electric, the St. Louis-based industrial manufacturer, has announced an optimistic outlook for its fiscal year following a successful first quarter. The company reported a profit of $142 million, or 25 cents a share, for the three months ending on December 31st, compared to $2.33 billion, or $3.97 a share, in the same period the previous year. Adjusted earnings, excluding one-time charges, reached $1.22 a share, surpassing analysts' expectations of $1.04 a share.

Notably, sales experienced a significant boost of 22%, totaling $4.12 billion, exceeding analyst estimates of $3.91 billion. When accounting for currency fluctuations and mergers and acquisitions, underlying sales rose by 10%.

Emerson Electric also revised its guidance for the fiscal year, projecting sales growth of 14.5% to 17.0%, an increase from the initial target of 13% to 15.5%. Additionally, adjusted earnings for the year are expected to reach $5.30 to $5.45 per share, up from the previous estimate of $5.15 to $5.35 per share.

Sales performance in the first quarter showcased the success of Emerson Electric's Intelligent Devices unit with an 11% surge in sales. The Software and Control segment also demonstrated substantial growth, reporting a 55% increase in sales.

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