NRG Energy Inc Reports Rise In Q3 Bottom Line

NRG Energy Inc (NRG) reported earnings for its third quarter that rose from the same period last year.

The company's profit totaled $306 million, or $0.94 per share. This compares with $185 million, or $0.60 per share, in last year's third quarter.

Analysts had expected the company to earn $1.31 per share, according to figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.

The company's revenue for the quarter rose 11.7% to $3.06 billion from $2.74 billion last year.

NRG Energy Inc earnings at a glance:

-Earnings (Q3): $306 Mln. vs. $185 Mln. last year.
-EPS (Q3): $0.94 vs. $0.60 last year.
-Analysts Estimate: $1.31
-Revenue (Q3): $3.06 Bln vs. $2.74 Bln last year.

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