Abbott Laboratories News
Companies in the News are: BAC,IBKR,STJ,ABT
Joining me today on the call will be Miles White, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer; Going forward we continue to expect accelerating sales growth as the year progresses and double-digit ongoing earnings per share growth starting in the second quarter.
Abbott Laboratories reported first quarter 2014 earnings of 41 cents per share, above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 35 cents.
Prestige Brands announced that it has signed a purchase agreement with Australia-based The Hydration Pharmaceuticals Trust of Victoria to acquire their over-the-counter (OTC) oral rehydration brand, Hydralyte.