AmerisourceBergen Corp. (NYSE: ABC), Valley Forge, PA, reported sales for the second quarter ended March 31, 2014, of $28.5 billion, an increase of 38.6 percent. Profit increased 16.6 percent to $831.6 million.
Pharmaceutical distribution sales were $27.9 billion, an increase of 39 percent compared to the same quarter in the prior year. Operating profit rose 16 percent to $372.9 million.
“We delivered strong performance in our March quarter, as we continued to onboard substantial new business, and made significant progress against our strategic objectives.” said
For the first six months, sales were $57.6 billion, up 38.6 percent. Profit increased 3 percent to $1.4 billion.