Duke Energy Corp. (DUK: Quote) reported fourth-quarter net income attributable to the company of $435 million, higher than $288 million in the previous year.
Meanwhile, earnings per share declined to $0.62 from $0.65 per share in 2011 on higher share count.
On an adjusted basis, earnings were $0.70 per share, while the company posted $0.71 per share last year.
On average, 15 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $0.64 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.
Click here to receive FREE breaking news email alerts for Duke Energy Corp and others in your portfolio
by RTT Staff Writer
For comments and feedback: firstname.lastname@example.org