Allscripts Shares Jump On Strong Earnings Forecast

By Wallace WitkowskiMarketWatch Pulse

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc. shares rallied in the extended session Thursday after the health-care IT company forecast second-quarter results that topped Wall Street estimates. Allscripts shares rose 10% to $14.99 on moderate volume. The company forecast adjusted second-quarter earnings of 12 cents a share on revenue of $350 million to $353 million. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had estimated 10 cents a share on revenue of $347.4 million.

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