Enel SpA said its normalized net income for the third quarter was 19 euro cents per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of 8 cents per share.
EPS climbed 50.0% year over year from 13 cents.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was €1.85 billion, a gain of 55.8% from €1.19 billion in the prior-year period.
The normalized profit margin increased to 9.6% from 6.4% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue climbed on an annual basis to €19.20 billion from €18.73 billion, and total operating expenses declined from the prior-year period to €15.42 billion from €15.71 billion.
Reported net income declined 9.2% from the prior-year period to €256.0 million, or 3 cents per share, from €282.0 million, or 3 cents per share.