Pfizer quarterly profits beat market estimates

31 October, 2017

Pfizer’s quarterly profit beat market estimates, in part helped by higher-than-expected sales of its blockbuster pneumonia vaccine Prevnar.

Pfizer sold $1.52 billion worth of Prevnar in the third quarter, down nearly 1 per cent from a year earlier, but ahead of analysts’ estimate of $1.46 billion. 

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