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PLANO (AP) – Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. has reported fourth-quarter earnings of $185 million.

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The Plano-based company, on a per-share basis, said Wednesday that it had profit of 97 cents. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs, came to $1 per share.

The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 98 cents per share.

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The maker of beverages such as 7Up, Sunkist and Mott’s posted revenue of $1.55 billion in the period.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group expects full-year earnings in the range of $4.20 to $4.30 per share.

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