Thermo Fisher Posts 5 Percent Q3 Revenue Growth, Raises Guidance | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today reported 5 percent revenue growth for the third quarter, with particularly strong growth coming from its Specialty Diagnostics segment, and raised its full-year top- and bottom-line guidance.

The Waltham, Mass.-based provider of labware, research products, and diagnostics reported total revenues of $3.09 billion for the three months ended Sept. 29, up from Q3 2011 revenues of $2.93 billion. It beat analysts' consensus estimate for revenues of $2.99 billion.

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