Sportswear maker Nike reported a rise in quarterly profit, helped by strong sales of its apparel and footwear in North America and Western Europe.
The company's net income from continuing operations rose to $698 million, or 78 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended May 31, up from $690 million, or 76 cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue from continuing operations rose 13 percent to $7.43 billion, excluding the impact of currency fluctuations.
Analysts had expected the company to report earnings, excluding items, of 75 cents a share on $7.34 billion in revenue, according to a consensus estimate from Thomson Reuters.
After the earnings announcement, the apparel maker's shares rose more than 3 percent in extended-hours trading. (Click here to get the latest quotes for Nike.)