DreamWorks posts higher quarterly profit

Nov 1 (Reuters) - DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc posted a higher quarterly profit, helped by the success of its latest movie ``Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted'' in international markets.

Net income rose to $24.4 million, or 29 cents per share, in the third quarter, from $19.7 million, or 23 cents per share, a year earlier.

Revenue rose 16 percent to $186.3 million.