Investing.com – AbbVie (NYSE:) reported on Friday second quarter that beat analysts’ forecasts and revenue that topped expectations.
AbbVie announced earnings per share of $2.34 on revenue of $10.43B. Analysts polled by Investing.com anticipated EPS of $2.2 on revenue of $9.93B.
AbbVie shares are up 8% from the beginning of the year and are trading at $98.20 , down-from-52-week-high.They are outperforming the which is up 0.48% from the start of the year.
AbbVie shares gained 2.25% in pre-market trade the report.
AbbVie follows other major Healthcare sector earnings this month
AbbVie’s report follows an earnings beat by J&J on July 16, who reported EPS of $1.67 on revenue of $18.34B, compared to forecasts EPS of $1.49 on revenue of $17.61B.
Roche Holding ADR had beat expectations on July 23 with second quarter EPS of $1.45 on revenue of $15.27B, compared to forecast for EPS of $1.42 on revenue of $15.69B.
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