AbbVie Shares Rise on Revenue Jump

Shares of AbbVie were up Friday after the company reported a big jump in revenue.
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Shares of AbbVie (ABBV) - Get Report were up Friday after the company reported a big jump in revenue. The drug maker said revenue rose to $6.45 billion, the increase driven by the demand for Humira. Earnings of $1.26 a share topped analysts' predictions. The company expects full-year earnings in the range of $4.73 to $4.83 per share, which is higher than the previous guidance outlook. AbbVie shares have climbed more than nine percent since the beginning of the year.