* Q4 EPS $0.14 vs $0.01 yr ago
* Revenue falls 29 pct
Feb 23 Mobile Mini Inc (MINI.O), a provider of
portable storage containers, posted a higher quarterly profit,
helped by cost cuts. For the fourth quarter, net income was
$6.0 million, or 14 cents a share, compared with $246,000, or 1
cent a share, a year ago.
Revenue fell 29 percent to $87.3 million. Lease revenue,
which comprised 89 percent of total revenue, was $77.5 million.
Analysts on average expected earnings of 22 cents a share,
on revenue of $92.3 million, according to Thomson Reuters
Total costs and expenses fell 35 percent to $62.0 million.
Shares of the Tempe, Arizona-based company closed at $15.21
Monday on Nasdaq.
(Reporting by Bhaswati Mukhopadhyay in Bangalore; Editing by