This excerpt taken from the DNB 8-K filed Jan 30, 2008.
D&B Reports Strong 2007 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year
Results; Expects Continued Strength in 2008
Short Hills, NJ January 30, 2008 D&B (NYSE: DNB), the leading provider of global business information, tools and commercial insight, today reported results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2007. The Company also announced its 2008 financial flexibility program, the sale of its Italian real estate business and updated 2008 financial guidance.
We are pleased with our 2007 results, as we once again met our financial commitments and extended our track record of consistent performance over time, said Steve Alesio, D&Bs Chairman and CEO. We delivered a strong fourth quarter, and exit 2007 with good momentum. We feel good about our prospects for the future, and expect to deliver continued growth in 2008.