Abbott Laboratories Q1 adjusted earnings beat estimatesChristian Fernsby ▼ |
Abbott Laboratories The company's bottom line totaled $672 million, or $0.38 per share
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) announced a profit for its first quarter that advanced from last year.
Excluding items, Abbott Laboratories reported adjusted earnings of $1.13 billion or $0.63 per share for the period.
Analysts had expected the company to earn $0.61 per share, according to figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.
The company's revenue for the quarter rose 2.0% to $7.54 billion from $7.39 billion last year. ■
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