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Jack In The Box: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

SAN DIEGO (AP) _ Jack In The Box Inc. (JACK) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $22.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the San Diego-based company said it had profit of 86 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 95 cents per share.

The results matched Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 95 cents per share.

The burger chain posted revenue of $221.2 million in the period, which fell short of Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $221.8 million.

For the year, the company reported profit of $94.4 million, or $3.62 per share. Revenue was reported as $950.1 million.

Jack In The Box shares have climbed 9% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $84.81, climbing slightly in the last 12 months.

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