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MSN in Profits Again; Revs Grow 10 Percent

In Microsoft’s Q3 earnings, MSN again achieved segment profitability while growing revenues by 10 percent over the year-ago quarter, on “continued strength in its Internet advertising business”.

Revenues for MSN unit came in at $540 million, compared to $491 million in the year-ago quarter…while operating income came in at $77 million, up from $57 million in the year-ago quarter…

For its mobile and embedded devices unit, revenues came in at $69 million, compared to $53 million in the year-ago quarter. The unit shrinked its operating losses to $20 million, down from $34 million in the year-ago quarter.