Wallingford, Connecticut. October 21, 2015. Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) reported today third quarter 2015 diluted earnings per share of $0.65 compared to $0.58 excluding one-time items for the comparable 2014 period. On an as reported basis, diluted earnings per share for the third quarter of 2014 was $0.57. Such per share amount for the 2014 quarter included a charge for acquisition-related transaction costs of $3 million ($0.01 per share). Sales for the third quarter of 2015 were $1.460 billion compared to $1.359 billion for the 2014 period. Currency translation had the effect of decreasing sales by approximately $48 million in the third quarter of 2015 compared to the 2014 period.