HERCULES, Calif. (AP) _ Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. (BIO) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $966.4 million.
On a per-share basis, the Hercules, California-based company said it had profit of $32.15. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $1.61 per share.
The maker of instruments used in biomedical research posted revenue of $536.9 million in the period.
Bio-Rad shares have increased 45% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $535.60, a climb of 67% in the last 12 months.