NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Quest Diagnostics today reported that its third quarter revenues climbed 6 percent year over year as the firm beat analysts' expectations on the top and bottom line.

The clinical lab and diagnostics information services firm reported total revenues of $1.90 billion for the three months ended Sept. 30, up from $1.79 billion for the third quarter of 2013 and above consensus analysts' estimate of $1.87 billion.

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