NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Becton Dickinson today reported that its revenues rose 7 percent in its fiscal fourth quarter year over year.

For the three months ended Sept. 30, revenues totaled $2.10 billion, compared to $1.97 billion and beat the average analyst estimate of $2.05 billion.

By segment, BD Diagnostics' revenues increased to $680 million from $645 million, while BD Medical rose to $1.12 billion from $1.05 billion. BD Biosciences was up to $208 million from $185 million.

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