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April 26 Factory automation systems maker Rockwell Automation Inc reported a 12.8 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by stabilizing demand from industries.
Net income rose to $189.5 million, or $1.45 per share, in the second quarter ended March 31, from $168 million, or $1.28 per share, a year earlier.
On an adjusted basis, the Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based company earned $1.55 per share.
Revenue rose 7.9 percent to $1.55 billion. (Reporting by Arunima Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)
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