Hologic have announced the following financial highlights of the quarter:
' Revenues of $88 million
' Backlog of $140 million
First quarter fiscal 2006 revenues totaled $87,956,000, a 33% increase when compared to revenues of $66,176,000 in the first quarter of fiscal 2005. For the first quarter of fiscal 2006, Hologic reported net income of $5,716,000, or $0.12 per diluted share, compared with net income of $4,574,000, or $0.11 per diluted share, in the first quarter of fiscal 2005. The improvement in quarterly earnings primarily reflects the increase in product sales of Selenia digital mammography systems in the current quarter as compared to the first quarter of fiscal 2005.