Johnson & Johnson’s net earnings dropped 14% in the first-quarter (JNJ)
|04/16/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Johnson & Johnson shares rose in pre-market trading Tuesday after the company released first-quarter results that beat Wall Street’s expectations for both earnings and revenue.
- The pharmaceutical giant’s net earnings and earnings per share, however, dropped 14.2% and 13.1% compared to the same time last year.
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Shares of Johnson & Johnson rose 2% in pre-market trading on Tuesday after the pharmaceutical giant reported first-quarter results that topped analysts’ expectations on both the top- and bottom-lines.