This excerpt taken from the EYE 8-K filed Feb 20, 2009.
Full-Year 2008 Results
For 2008, the companys net sales rose 8.6% to $1.2 billion, including a 3.2% increase related to foreign currency exchange rate effects. GAAP net earnings for 2008 were $61.0 million, or $0.97 per diluted share. The 2008 results were increased by an estimated $0.19 per share due to the combined after-tax effect of $131.3 million in pre-tax gains associated with the early retirement of convertible senior subordinated notes, legal contingencies and sales of investments; a $72.6 million pre-tax goodwill and intangible asset impairment charge, $63.9