Agilent Q3 Revenues up 2 Percent; Lowers FY 2012 Estimates | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies reported after the close of the market on Wednesday that revenues during its fiscal third quarter inched up 2 percent year over year as the company missed the average analyst estimate on the top and bottom line.

For the three months ended July 31, revenues totaled $1.72 billion, compared to $1.69 billion for the third quarter a year ago. The company fell short of the average analyst estimate of $1.79 billion.

Orders during the quarter were down 2 percent to $1.66 billion from $1.69 billion a year ago.

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