Feb 7 U.S. agricultural trader Archer Daniels
Midland Co reported a 41 percent drop in quarterly
profit from a year earlier, when the company recorded one-time
gains of nearly $400 million.
Net earnings attributable to the company fell to $424
million, or 73 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec.
31, from $718 million, or $1.19 per share, a year earlier.
Revenue rose marginally to $16.50 billion.
(Reporting by Karl Plume in Chicago and Arathy S Nair in
Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)