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Regeneron: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

August 2, 2018

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) _ Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (REGN) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $551.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Tarrytown, New York-based company said it had profit of $4.82. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $5.45 per share.

The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $4.74 per share.

The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $1.61 billion in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.58 billion.

Regeneron shares have fallen slightly more than 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has climbed 5 percent. The stock has fallen 21 percent in the last 12 months.

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This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on REGN at https://www.zacks.com/ap/REGN

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