December 19, 2017 / 2:31 PM / 10 months ago

Carnival reports 8 percent rise in fourth-quarter revenue

(Reuters) - Carnival Corp (CCL.N), the world’s largest cruise operator, reported a 8.2 percent rise in quarterly revenue on an uptick in ticket prices amid strong consumer demand.

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Carnival cruise ship Adonia arrives at the Havana bay Cuba, May 2, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini/File Photo

The company’s net income fell to $546 million, or 76 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Nov. 30, from $609 million, or 83 cents per share, a year earlier.

Revenue rose to $4.26 billion from $3.94 billion, marking the eighth straight quarter of revenue increases.

Reporting by Uday Sampath and Karina Dsouza in Bengaluru; Editing by Bernard Orr

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