NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – PerkinElmer reported after the close of the market on Thursday that its first quarter revenues rose 2 percent year over year. The firm also reported organic revenue growth of 4 percent for the quarter.

For the three months ended April 3, the company reported revenues rose to $538.7 million from $526.9 million in the year-ago period, beating Wall Street analysts' consensus estimate of $532.7 million for the quarter. Adjusted revenue for the quarter was $538.9 million compared to $527.2 million in the first quarter of 2015.

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