NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Waters today reported an 8 percent spike year over year in its fourth quarter revenues as the firm beat the average Wall Street analyst estimates on the top and bottom lines.

For the three months ended Dec. 31, 2013, Waters' total revenues increased to $565.4 million from $521.8 million in the prior-year period, besting the consensus analyst estimate of $535.7 million.

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