(Reuters) - Canadian broadcast equipment maker Evertz Technologies Ltd (ET.TO) reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly profit on higher international sales.
Fourth-quarter profit rose to C$13.5 million, or 18 Canadian cents per share, from C$12.4 million, 16 Canadian cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue rose 11 percent to C$76.3 million for the quarter ended April 30, 2012.
International region revenue rose 42 percent to C$39.6 million.
The Burlington, Ontario-based company’s purchase order backlog at the end of May was more than C$57 million.
Evertz shares, which have risen 12 percent so far in 2012, closed at C$13.64 on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Wednesday.
Reporting by Ankur Banerjee in Bangalore; Editing by Joyjeet Das