By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies' fiscal fourth quarter-revenues increased 9 percent year over year, the company reported after the close of the market on Tuesday.

The Santa Clara, Calif.-based firm said that for the three months ended Oct. 31, revenues increased to $1.73 billion from $1.58 billion, while orders rose 4 percent to $1.75 billion from $1.69 billion a year ago. Wall Street analysts had forecast revenues for the quarter of $1.75 billion.

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