Mexico's America Movil profit jumps in 4th-qtr

martes 9 de febrero de 2016 18:48 GYT

MEXICO CITY Feb 9 (Reuters) - Mexico's America Movil on Tuesday reported a jump in fourth-quarter net profit compared with the same period a year earlier.

The telecoms company, which is controlled by the family of billionaire Carlos Slim, said profit in the October-December period was 15.664 billion pesos ($910 million), compared with 3.05 billion pesos a year earlier.

($1 = 17.2120 pesos at end-December) (Reporting by Christine Murray; Editing by Dan Grebler)