Patterson Companies Inc. ($PDCO) reported revenue for its fourth quarter at $1.4 billion while its reported net income from continuing operations stood at $61.4 million, or $0.65 per diluted share, compared to $65.6 million, or $0.68 per diluted share, in last year’s fiscal fourth quarter.
Medtronic ($MDT) reprorted 5.3 percent incarese in its profit for the fourth quarter of the year to touch $1.16 billion. On per share basis, its net income stood at $0.84 per share. Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and non-recurring costs, stood at $1.33 per share. The company’s revenue rose 4.6 percent to $7.92 billion in the period.