May 30 (Reuters) - Apparel retailer Guess Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by a 10 percent rise in sales in Asia.
Shares of the company rose 8 percent in trading after market close.
Total sales fell 5 percent to $549 million.
Net income fell to $9.9 million, or 12 cents per share in the quarter ended May 4, from $26.6 million, or 30 cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding restructuring charges, the company earned 14 cents per share.
Analysts on average had expected the company to earn 8 cents per share on revenue of $549 million, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.