Clarcor GC books options gain

Richard Wolfson, general counsel of filtration and packaging company Clarcor, was plenty busy on the option front Wednesday. The 44-year-old, who has been with Franklin-based Clarcor since 2006, bought and sold tens of thousands of options and shares that resulted in a profit of about $240,000 and new share holdings worth another $400,000. Shares of Clarcor (Ticker: CLC) are up 5 percent so far in 2011 and almost 30 percent over the past year.

Apr 8, 2011 9:32 AM

Clarcor bumps board member retirement age

Looks like J. Marc Adam will get to stick around on Clarcor's board of directors for a little while longer. On Monday the filtration and packaging manufacturer's board unanimously voted to increase the mandatory retirement age for directors from 72 to 74, allowing Adam — who turned 72 prior to the company's annual meeting on Tuesday — to continue in his role through at least the end of the 2012 annual meeting.

Mar 24, 2011 12:01 PM

Clarcor hikes '11 guidance

Q4 numbers boosted by new products, overseas sales
Mar 17, 2011 11:09 AM

Taking stock: Clarcor's Q4 beats, Healthcare Realty selling more shares

Strong China growth helps filtration products maker, REIT brings on another marketer
Jan 12, 2011 10:11 PM

Clarcor buys supplier

Filtration products manufacturer Clarcor has bought TransWeb, a New Jersey company that has been one of its suppliers. No details yet on the deal, but Hoovers lists 14-year-old TransWeb as having about $6 million in annual sales.
Jan 12, 2011 7:26 AM

Patent Patrol: 20 October 2010

In this week's batch of IP awarded to Tennessee residents and companies: GM's Gooseneck hinges, electromagnetic sorters, fine-fiber spinners from Clarcor, and more...
Oct 20, 2010 11:19 AM

Clarcor director sells some more

Marc Adam, one of the longest-serving directors of Clarcor, on Monday sold two-thirds of his share holdings in the company, pocketing more than $740,000. Shares of Clarcor (Ticker: CLC) are up more than 20 percent this year and are within reach of their all-time highs set in 2008.
Oct 13, 2010 8:06 AM

Gabelli trims Clarcor stake

Companies run by New York investment manager Mario Gabelli have cut back a bit on their exposure to Clarcor, the local filtration and packaging manufacturer in which they've been a major investor for almost two decades. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, GAMCO Asset Management and the Gabelli Funds said they now own 2.65 million shares, or almost 5.3 percent, of Franklin-based Clarcor. In the spring of last year, that stake totaled 6.4 percent. Clarcor shares (Ticker: CLC) have gained about 20 percent so far this year.
Oct 12, 2010 1:53 PM

Clarcor hikes dividend

The board of Franklin-based Clarcor has voted to raise the company's dividend by almost 8 percent, which will lift the stock's yield (Ticker: CLC) to about 1.1 percent. The move means Clarcor's payout has risen 27 straight years.
Oct 1, 2010 7:23 AM

Green Heroes 2010

Our inaugural list of the 50 most eco-friendly companies in Middle Tennessee [From the September/October issue of Nashville Post magazine]
Sep 24, 2010 8:18 AM