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Agilent stock falls after earnings

Agilent Technologies Inc. A, -Zero.35% stocks fell more than 5% within the prolonged consultation Monday after it posted fiscal second-quarter earnings in line with Wall Street expectations. Shares within the medical software corporate fell a fragment to $69.23 right through regular trading. The corporate reported fiscal second-quarter internet income of $205 million, or 63 cents a percentage, in comparison with $164 million, or 50 cents a percentage, within the year-ago duration. Adjusted earnings have been 65 cents a percentage. Revenue rose to $1.21 billion from $1.1 billion within the year-ago duration. Analysts surveyed through FactSet had estimated adjusted earnings of 64 cents a percentage on earnings of $1.21 billion. For the fiscal 0.33 quarter, analysts fashion adjusted earnings of 64 cents a percentage on gross sales of $1.21 billion. The corporate said it expects fiscal third-quarter adjusted earnings of 61 cents to 63 cents a percentage and earnings of $1.19 billion to $1.21 billion. Agilent inventory has gained 3.3% this year, with the S&P 500 index SPX, +Zero.09% rising 2%.