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Boston Scientific Announces Results For First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014

May 12, 2014

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Business Week -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) generated sales of $1.774 billion during the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. This represents 4 percent operational revenue growth (constant currency basis, excluding divested businesses) and 1 percent revenue growth on a reported basis, all compared to the prior year period. The company also achieved adjusted earnings per share of $0.20 in the period, compared to $0.16 a year ago, and GAAP earnings per share during the period of $0.10, compared to a GAAP loss per share of $(0.26) a year ago (see also Biotechnology Companies).

"I am pleased with our overall performance in the first quarter as our team delivered accelerated EPS and consistent revenue growth," stated Mike Mahoney, president and chief executive officer, Boston Scientific Corporation. "Our international businesses performed very well in the quarter as we continued to diversify geographically. We remain confident in both our outlook for the year and in our strategy."

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Source: Biotech Business Week