Lexmark revenue falls on weak printer sales

Tue Oct 23, 2012 7:27am EDT

(Reuters) - Lexmark International Inc (LXK.N) reported a 10 percent decline in revenue on tepid sales of its printers in a weak economy.

The company barely broke even in the third quarter, compared with a profit of $67 million, or 86 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue fell to $919 million from $1.03 billion.

(Reporting by Sruthi Ramakrishnan in Bangalore; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)