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CBS (NYSE: CBS) reported a 6.2% rise in its fourth-quarter profit.

CBS posted its quarterly profit at $393 million, or $0.60 per share, versus $370 million, or $0.55 per share, in the year-ago period. Excluding one-time items, it earned $0.64 per share.

Its revenue climbed 2.4% to $3.7 billion. However, analysts were expecting earnings of $0.68 per share on revenue of $3.78 billion.

CBS shares fell 1.28% to $42.39 in after-hours trading.

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