KUALA LUMPUR: Nestle Bhd's earnings were flattish in the fourth quarter ended December 31 2013 as it made RM100.5 million, or just one per cent more than the RM99.5 million a year ago. This was on revenue of RM1.138 billion, a 3.5 per cent improvement from RM1.09 billion previously. Group pre-tax profit rose 10.2 per cent to RM124.4 million from RM112.9 million previously. Earnings per share for the quarter was 42.84 sen against 42.42 sen. A dividend of 175 sen was declared, 20 sen more than previously. It will be paid on June 5, subject to approval at the annual general meeting on April 2.