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Skyline Corp. showed a 39% decline in revenue and a wider net loss for its fiscal second quarter ended Nov. 30.
The Elkhart, Ind.-based maker of recreational vehicles and manufactured housing reported sales of $47.2 million compared with $772. Million in the previous year while the net loss grew from $3.9 million to $7.3 million.
Skyline said that RV sales accounted for $9.5 million of total sales in the second quarter. The company shipped 609 RVs during the period.
Unit sales for travel trailers, fifth-wheels and park models declined approximately 49% during the quarter from a year ago.
For the first six months of fiscal 2009, Skyline recorded sales of $109.8 million and a net loss of $14.2 million.
RV sales for the period totaled $26.2 million on the sale of 1,721 units. Units sales of RVs declined approximately 40% during the six-month period.