Walmex reports jump in fourth-quarter profit

martes 17 de febrero de 2015 17:10 GYT

MEXICO CITY Feb 17 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart de Mexico, the country's biggest retailer, on Tuesday said its fourth-quarter profit rose more than 40 percent.

The company reported a profit of 10.39 billion pesos ($704.5 million), compared to a profit of 7.3 billion pesos in the year-earlier period.

($1 = 14.7475 pesos at end 2014) (Reporting by Elinor Comlay)