Net earnings of $0.85 vs. $0.79 per share in the same quarter a year ago.
"We are off to a good start in 2017," CEO Thomas Joyce declared." During the first quarter, our two most recent large acquisitions, Pall and Cepheid, performed very well."
The company anticipates diluted net EPS for Q2 to be in a range of $0.95-$0.98, and maintains full year diluted net earnings guidance of $3.85-$3.95.
DHR +1.5% premarket