* Q1 adj EPS $0.60 beats Street view
* Revenue up about 94 pct at $3.91 bln vs est $3.61 bln
* Aviation segment gross profit up 51 pct
May 4 World Fuel Services Corp (INT.N), which
provides fuel and services to aircraft, ships and tanker truck
loading terminals, reported a quarterly income that beat market
estimates as gross profit at its aviation segment rose 51
For the first quarter, the company earned $33.7 million, or
56 cents a share, compared with $25.8 million, or 44 cents a
share, in the year ago quarter.
Excluding items, the company earned 60 cents a share.
Revenue rose more than 94 percent to $3.91 billion.
Analysts on an average expected the company earn 49 cents,
on revenue of $3.61 billion, according to Thomson Reuters
Aviation segment saw a gross profit of $48.4 million.
Shares of Miami, Florida-based World Fuel Services closed
at $28.66 Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange.
(Reporting by Krishna N. Das in Bangalore; Editing by Aradhana