Hanger, Austin, Texas, announced its preliminary second quarter (2Q) 2014 financial results, for the period ended June 30, 2014, on August 7. Net sales were $275.9 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, an $8.1 million increase from net sales of $267.8 million for 2Q 2013. Adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) were $0.40 for the second quarter of 2014, compared to 2Q 2013 adjusted diluted EPS of $0.52. Adjusted EPS excludes nonrecurring tax costs, costs related to acquisitions, debt issuance costs associated with the June 2013 refinancing of the company’s bank credit facilities, severance costs related to a reduction in force, costs related to executive management changes, and costs related to the implementation of the company’s new clinic management system. Diluted EPS were $0.35 for 2Q 2014 compared to $0.40 for the same period of 2013.