NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Catalent (CTLT) shares are flat in after hours trading on Thursday following the release of the global advanced delivery technology for consumer health products manufacturer's first quarter earnings results after the closing bell today.
The company reported a 1% increase in total revenue over the previous year to $418.3 million on earnings of 13 cents per diluted share, that was much better than the 2 cents per share the company lost during the same period last year.
Analysts on average were expecting the company to report earnings of 2 cents per diluted share for the period.
Separately the company also announced that it acquired Micron Technologies, a global provider of particle size engineering technologies, though it did not disclose details of the purchase. The acquisition is Catalent's second since its IPO in July.
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