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Biosite reports earnings, raises guidance

July 29, 2004 7:00 AM UTC

BSTE reported second quarter EPS of $0.59, in-line with its recently bumped-up guidance and up 37% from EPS of $0.43 in the same period last year. Revenue increased 34% quarter over quarter to $59.9 million from $44.7 million, reflecting strong sales of BSTE's Triage BNP Test for heart failure. Triage sales were $40.4 million, up 45% from $27.8 million in the second quarter of 2003. ...