PREVIEW-Petrobras profit seen rising with fuel price increase
Published: Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 3:32 PM ET
By: Jeb Blount and Leila Coimbra
Q3 2012 (Est.) Q3 2011 PCT CHANGE ============================================================== NET REVENUE 71.14 bln 64.18 bln 10.9 pct EBITDA 16.12 bln 16.67 bln -3.3 pct NET INCOME 7.60 bln 6.34 bln 19.9 pct ===============================================================
($1 = 2.03 Brazilian reais)
(Reporting by Jeb Blount and Leila Coimbra; Editing by Lisa Von Ahn)
RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 26- Brazilian state-led oil company Petrobras looks set to report a higher quarterly profit later on Friday after the government allowed price increases for wholesale gasoline and diesel for the first time in six years.