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Viacom: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot

NEW YORK (AP) _ Viacom Inc. (VIA) on Friday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $376 million.

On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had net income of 93 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 95 cents per share.

The owner of Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central and Paramount Pictures posted revenue of $2.96 billion in the period.

Viacom shares have climbed 22% since the beginning of the year. The stock has fallen almost 3% in the last 12 months.

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