C&D Technologies today reported third-quarter net income of $964,000 or 2 cents a share, compared to a net loss of $9.3 million or 36 cents a share in the comparable quarter a year ago.

The Blue Bell company, which makes industrial batteries, electronic power controllers, and backup power systems, said the results for the quarter ended Oct. 31 reflected 3 cents a share in charges related to the value of the dollar against foreign currencies and 1 cent per share for fees associated with amendment of the company's bank agreement.

Results in the prior year's third quarter included a loss of $2.3 million (9 cents a share) from discontinued operations.

Third-quarter revenues were $93.8 million, up 3 percent over $91.3 million last year, credited by pricing and estimated volume growth.