People walk by a CVS Pharmacy store in the Manhattan borough of New York City.
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CVS Health reported a strong first quarter and raised its full-year forecast, as customers came to its stores for Covid-19 vaccinations, tests and prescriptions.
The company has been a major provider of Covid-19 vaccines and recently began offering same-day appointments for the shots.
Shares of the company were up nearly 3% early Tuesday in premarket trading.
Here’s what the company reported for the fiscal first quarter ended March 31, compared with what analysts were expecting, based on a survey of analysts by Refinitiv:
- Earnings per share: $2.04, adjusted vs. $1.72…