NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — PerkinElmer today said fourth-quarter 2006 revenues increased 10 percent as R&D spending rose 29 percent and profit fell 70 percent.
 
The company also this week declared a quarterly dividend of $.07 per share of common stock, to be payable on May 11.
 
Total receipts for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2006, increased to $427 million from $388 million year over year, PerkinElmer said. 
 

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