NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – PerkinElmer reported after the close of the market Thursday that its third quarter revenues increased 4 percent year over year.

The firm posted total revenues of $542.0 million for the three months ended Sept. 28, up from $522.1 million for Q3 2013. It fell short of the average Wall Street estimate of $550.4 million.

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