HOUSTON ( TheStreet) -- Schlumberger ( SLB), the oilfield services company, reported fourth-quarter adjusted earnings of $1.16 billion, or 85 cents a share, numbers that came in above analysts' estimates and year-earlier results. Fourth-quarter revenue rose to $9.07 billion from $5.74 billion a year earlier. Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of 77 cents a share on revenue of $8.7 billion. Net income in the fourth quarter was $1.04 billion, or 76 cents a share, vs. $795 million, or 65 cents, a year earlier. Oilfield services revenue in the fourth quarter was $6.01 billion, an increase of 16% from the fourth quarter of 2009. -- Written by Joseph Woelfel >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Joseph Woelfel >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.