NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Quidel today reported preliminary revenues for the fourth quarter of 2015 well below analyst forecasts.

Due to a weak influenza season, the firm now expects Q4 revenues between $52 million and $53 million, below analysts' consensus estimate of $64 million.

Investors reacted negatively to the news, sending Quidel's shares down around 7 percent to $17.67 in mid-morning trade on the Nasdaq. The shares had fallen to as low as $16.71 earlier in the session.

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