Microsoft profit up 17 percent, shares jump
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The Microsoft logo is seen at their offices in Bucharest March 20, 2013.
The world's largest software company, which is shifting its focus to devices and services, reported a profit of $5.2 billion, or 62 cents per share, compared with $4.5 billion, or 53 cents per share, in the year-ago quarter.
(Reporting by Bill Rigby; Editing by Richard Chang)