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Novo Nordisk beats expectations – upgrades outlook

Pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk increased its net result in Q1 compared with the same period last year, thereby beating analyst expectations. Now, it's upgrading its outlook for 2021.

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In the first three months of the year, Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk's net result increased steadily, while its top line has landed at the same level as last year, according to the firm's interim report for Q1 which was published Monday morning.

The report also reveals that the firm plans to upgrade its outlook for 2021.

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