AmerisourceBergen Corp. (NYSE: ABC), Valley Forge, PA, reported sales for the fiscal second quarter ended March 31 of $35.7 billion, an increase of 9.3 percent. The company reported a profit of $604.1 million, up from a loss of $513.4 million in the same period the prior year.
Pharmaceutical distribution second quarter segment sales were $34.2 billion, an increase of 8 percent compared to the same quarter the prior year.
For the first six months, sales were $72.4 billion, up 9.3 percent year-over-year. The company reported a profit of $934.5 million, up from a loss of $713.3 million the prior-year period.