American coffee chain Starbucks reported net profit in the fourth quarter to 2.25 billion dollars, or up to $ 1.57 per share against $ 752 million or $ 0.51 per share a year earlier.
Adjusted earnings equaled $ 0.65 per share.
Revenue increased to 6.1 billion with 5.7 billion over the same period a year earlier.
Analysts predicted profit of Starbucks in the amount of $ 0.57 per share and revenue of 6.2 billion dollars.
The company said it expects earnings per share from $ 3.32 to $ 3.36 for the 2018 fiscal year, and adjusted earnings will range from $ 2.48 to $ 2.53 for the year.
After the publication of the quarterly reports at the end of trading, shares of Starbucks fell more than 3%.