UPDATE: Qiagen Cuts Q3 Earnings Forecast Following Terrorist Attacks | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 – Qiagen executives on Friday warned  that third-quarter revenues are likely to fall 11 percent to $63 million as a result of disruptions following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in the United States.

Qiagen, which manufactures products for nucleic-acid purification, said it now expected to post third-quarter earnings of four cents a share, compared with a previous estimate of seven cents a share, the executives said in a conference call.

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