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Baker Hughes profit jumps 46% on higher equipment orders

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Baker Hughes Co reported a 46% rise in quarterly adjusted profit on Wednesday, as it booked more orders for turbomachinery and oilfield equipment.

The company's adjusted net income rose to $114 million in the three months ended Sept. 30, from $78 million a year earlier.

Excluding items, the company earned 21 cents per class A share. (Reporting by Shariq Khan in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)