Thermo Fisher's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations; Raises FY21 Outlook

Thermo Fisher's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations; Raises FY21 Outlook

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc's TMO Q2 revenues grew 34% Y/Y to $9.3 billion, beating the consensus of $8.8 billion. Organic revenue growth from the base business was 27%. COVID-19 response revenue was $1.9 billion.

  • Adjusted EPS increased 44% to $5.60, ahead of the consensus of $5.49 
  • Adjusted operating margin expanded from 27% a year ago to 29%.
  • Revenue from Life Sciences Solutions Segment grew 37% to $3.56 billion, Analytical Instruments Segment up 41% to $1.48 billion, Specialty Diagnostics Segment increased 25% to $1.24 billion, and Laboratory Products and Services Segment was up 29% to $3.58 billion.
  • FY21 Guidance: Thermo Fisher is raising its revenue guidance by $300 million to $35.9 billion (consensus 35.7 billion), resulting in 11% revenue growth over 2020. 
  • It bumps up adjusted EPS guidance by $0.10 to $22.07 (consensus $22.12), representing 13% growth year over year.
  • Price Action: TMO shares closed at $530.28 on Tuesday.
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