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Navistar quarterly profit rises 39 percent

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Truck maker Navistar International Corp on Tuesday reported a 39.3 percent rise in quarterly profit, driven by robust demand for its trucks.

Net income attributable to the company rose to $188 million in the fourth quarter ended Oct. 31, from $135 million a year earlier. Earnings per share rose to $1.89 from $1.36 cents per share. (https://bit.ly/2SWzGH8)

Revenue rose 28 percent to $3.32 billion from $2.6 billion. (Reporting by Rachit Vats in Bengaluru; Editing by Derek Francis)