NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Becton, Dickinson and Company today reported a 14.5 percent increase in third-quarter revenues accompanied by a 21.4 percent increase in net income.
For the quarter ended June 30, BD’s revenues rose to $1.9 billion from $1.6 billion in the comparable period of 2007. The company said that 7 percent of that growth was due to the favorable impact of foreign currency translation.

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