By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Waters today reported a 7 percent climb in revenues to $401 million for the third quarter, beating Wall Street estimates of $396.7 million.

For the three months ended Oct. 2, the company' net income climbed 25 percent to $94.7 million, or $1.02 per share. Its non-GAAP EPS was $.98, above analyst estimates of $0.97 per share.

The figures compare to $374 million in revenues and $75.9 million in profits, or $0.79 per share, for Q3 2009.

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