Danaher Posts 6 Percent Jump in Q4 Revenues | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Danaher said today that its revenues in the fourth quarter rose 6 percent year over year with its Life Sciences & Diagnostics segment leading the way.

For the three months ended Dec. 31, 2013, the company posted revenues of $5.27 billion, up from $4.98 billion in Q4 2012, and beating the consensus Wall Street estimate of $5.20 billion.

Danaher's profit for the quarter was up to $789.3 million, or $1.11 per share, from $630.4 million, or $0.89 per share, in Q4 2012, besting analyst estimates of $0.95 per share.

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