Health imaging sales fell 6 percent to $597 million, and operating earnings tumbled to $68 million from $96 million because of higher silver prices and costs associated with exploring a partnership, an outright sale or other options for the 110-year-old business.
Graphic communications sales eased by $6 million to $880 million but operating earnings reached $31 million, up from $7 million a year ago.
Kodak's shares rose 65 cents, or 2.7 percent, to close at $24.40 on the New York Stock Exchange. They have traded in a 52-week range of $18.93 to $30.91.
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