BOGOTA, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Colombian majority state-owned oil
company Ecopetrol's third-quarter net profit surged to
3.81 trillion pesos ($983.4 million), compared with 855 billion
pesos in the year-earlier period, the company said on Tuesday.
Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and
amortization increased 97% to 10.4 trillion pesos.
($1 = 3874.41 Colombian pesos)
(Reporting by Oliver Griffin
Editing by Chris Reese)